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Is dental caries contagious?

Is dental caries contagious?

Parents are responsible for oral and dental health of children between 1 and 2.5 years. Çağdaş Kışlaoğlu, tooth decay, a disease that can be transmitted from parents to children, he noted.

When the baby is born, the oral environment does not contain caries. These bacteria are most likely transmitted from the mother to her baby when the teeth begin to crawl.

Tooth Caries Carries Infectious Property…

Dentist Prosthodontist Çağdaş Kışlaoğlu, a multi-component infectious disease of dental caries infectious disease, he said. In this transmission, the parents (especially the mother), there are certain features that should pay attention to
Dr. Kışlaoğlu, için In order to avoid contamination, the mother should use tools such as spoons, pacifiers and feeding bottles without contacting her own mouth while feeding her baby. Otherwise, the mother transfers the organisms that will cause caries from her own mouth to her baby. ”
Dr. Çağdaş Kışlaoğlu, the mother controls the transmission until the age of three may transfer after this period, the possibility of creating a very severe caries infection in the child stressed will fall.

Parents, children's oral and dental health warnings that Dr.. Çağdaş Kışlaoğlu gave the following information:

Takiben Following the first milk teeth, the mother and father should regularly brush their baby's teeth with either special brushes or gauze. During feeding of babies, the use of a bottle with honey, pacifier and sugar-containing liquid foods causes the formation of caries on the upper anterior incisors called bottle caries. Babies fall asleep in sugary milk etc. bottles will cause permanent problems in their mouths oluş

Parents must be good models

Dentist Prosthodontist Çağdaş Kışlaoğlu stressed the importance of parents taking their babies to the dentist every 6 months, whether or not they have a problem. “If parents want to see their children as individuals who care about their dental health, they should form a right model that regularly takes care of oral care in front of it, Dr. said Dr. Kışlaoğlu, in this regard can help to settle the habit of rewarding stressed.

Dr. Kışlaoğlu, more than 2 new bruises in their mouths a year, children, in terms of the development of bruise is a very high risk, he noted.