Thorough brushing by carers and the use of antibacterial gels and fluoride help to prevent dental caries and gum disease.
Reported use of fluoride toothpaste has a consistent effect in reducing dental caries across Europe using national data.
They are no more likely to cause dental caries than the lactose in cows ' milk based formulas.
fluoridated public water supplies on dental caries prevalence.
A majority recognized the importance of eating patterns in relation to dental caries.