The following resources have been developed in consultation with the NSW Oral Health Promotion Network and Early Childhood Oral Health. They aim to provide dental advice for the parents and care-givers of young children.
Keep Smiling While You Are Pregnant DVD
Keep Smiling While You Are Pregnant Brochure
The Keep Smiling While You Are Pregnant DVD and Brochure give tips on maintaining healthy teeth and gums during pregnancy. Taking care of your gums and teeth during pregnancy is important for you and your baby. A lot of changes happen to your body when you are pregnant. Pregnancy hormones, morning sickness and some food cravings can increase your risk of having dental problems. If you have poor dental health your baby is more likely to have dental problems after birth.
Healthy Smiles During Pregnancy
This is a brochure for pregnant Aboriginal women, and gives tips on maintaining healthy teeth and gums whilst pregnant.
Stopping the Bottle
This is a brochure in the Tooth Smart series which suggests ways for very young children to stop using a bottle