Happy gas for children

Is your child nervous about the Dentist? If so, you might have wondered if happy gas is safe for children. Here’s everything you need to know about children and happy gas at Warragul Dental Care.  Let’s face it, there’s nothing more important than your kids. We know you’ll do anything to keep them happy, safe and healthy. That’s why we use happy gas, or laughing gas, to help nervous children get the dental work they need. Happy gas, also known as nitrous oxide, is a mild sedative that helps reduce anxiety and discomfort during your child’s dental treatment. It’s a great solution...

The best snacks for your kid’s teeth

How many times a day do you hear the words ‘I’m soooo hungry’ from your kids? We think it’s the most commonly used sentence in the English language. But what do you feed a kid that’s a) constantly hungry and b) needs to look after their teeth for a really long time? Here are our thoughts. Sweet and acidic foods cause tooth decay There. We said it. There’s no way around it unfortunately. The foods you choose affects the health of your mouth and gums (and other parts of the body, but we’re not experts in that). The good news...

What to say to your kids when they come to the dentist

Bringing your kids to the dentist doesn't need to be stressful. Just follow these top tips.

It can be hard to break old habits. It wasn’t long ago that people emitted a small groan at the thought of a trip to the Dentist, but times have changed and dentistry has come a long way in a short time. Nowadays we don’t remove teeth unless absolutely necessary, great oral hygiene means a visit is more for a check-up than a ‘fix, and the best bit….we have Netflix! And that’s the message we’d love you to teach your children (not the Netflix bit, the part about the Dentist being fun and not scary). So what’s the best way...