People generally think that baby`s teeth are often neglected, as the information on the topic is not that vast.
With the basics of baby teeth cleaning, like wiping her gums with soft cloth or napkins and doing this daily can make a lot of difference, even a three month old baby needs the proper gum cleaning.
The essential thing to note is to remember not put any bottle with propping it up at any point of time. Water is the best for baby`s teeth except other drinks which can cause baby`s teeth to decay, even breast milk and infant formula.Other liquids that cause tooth decay are powdered fruit drinks, soda and juice. Any drink that contains sugar can cause tooth decay when your baby gets older. A two-month-old baby should drink only breast milk, formula or water.
Tips to protect your baby’s teeth: Just take a look of some best ways we have covered up till.
1. Always hold your baby during feedings. Do not prop up the bottle or leave a bottle in your baby’s bed.
2.If your baby needs a pacifier at bedtime, make sure it is clean and dry. Do not dip the pacifier in honey or sweet liquids. Your baby might like the sweet taste, but these liquids will cause tooth decay when her teeth come in. Germs in honey can also make a baby sick.
3. Help prevent and your family should have regular dental checkups to help keep your own teeth and gums healthy.
4. Clean the nipples of your baby’s pacifiers and bottles by washing with soap and rinsing carefully and thoroughly with clean water. Do not lick your baby’s pacifier or bottle nipples to “clean” them.
If you want to see just take a look of Baby Teething Order Chart Diagram according to Age
The first teeth to appear are the lower two front teeth (central incisors) by approximately 7 months, the upper two central incisors by about the 9th month and the upper two lateral incisors erupt by about 1 year. So by one year, the child has 6 teeth. This is followed by a pause. Then the lower 2 lateral incisors come by 15 months. This is followed by the 4 first molars by the end of one-and-half-years. Morals appear by the end of 2 years. Canines appear by two-and-a-half years.
I hope this will help you and your new born baby.