Look after your teeth

Guidelines for good oral health

  • brush your teeth twice a day
  • floss between your teeth
  • cut down on sugar 
  • brush baby teeth as soon as they come through
  • get children into a teeth-cleaning routine
  • straighten crooked teeth with braces
  • have regular dental check-ups 
  • don't delay with dental treatments

Where can I find out more?

Oral Health Foundation has more information on how to care for your teeth.

The Change4Life campaign has tips and ideas for cutting down on sugary foods and drinks and has resources to help support a switch to healthier eating and drinking choices. 

NHS apps to help you to manage and improve your oral health

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