It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Infant Care (up to 18 months old) Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-24-2006, 12:03 PM   #1
Senior Veteran
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Central FL
Posts: 951
laurabelle1317 HB User
Brushing baby's teeth/gums

When should you start brushing your baby's gums and/or teeth?

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 05-24-2006, 01:53 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 993
friday13 HB User
Re: Brushing baby's teeth/gums

I was wondering this about the gums... I don't think you need to brush the gums because I do alot of reading and haven't seen anything on brushing gums - but I do know that as soon as they get a tooth you need to rub it clean and then I would rub the gums then too - but if anyone knows any different let me know!

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 05-25-2006, 06:12 AM   #3
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 450
JuniorsMommy929 HB User
Re: Brushing baby's teeth/gums

well i was used the little nuby thing and doin my sons gums like once a day starting at like 6 7 months his first tooth popped thru and then the second, i brush them like 2 times a day, but he does not really care for it, he used to like me doing just his gums tho

Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
brushing like crazy but still have cavities!?! GG03 Dental Health 4 03-07-2010 07:09 PM
Brushing teeth Amy 333 Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 9 09-04-2008 03:31 PM
Why isn't brushing working? SarahofBorg Dental Health 5 12-03-2007 08:13 PM
Brushing baby's teeth? liloulou Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 4 08-30-2007 11:45 AM
Problems when brushing my teeth? Concerned Male Dental Health 1 04-13-2007 12:11 PM

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:48 AM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2015 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!