General Health & Wellness • Aug 12, 2021

Protecting Your Child’s Teeth and Preventing Baby Bottle Rot

Baby bottle rot has a nasty ring to it, and while the reality isn’t much better, it is an issue that many children deal with. Fortunately, it is entirely preventable. Dr. Emily Hahn, a pediatric dentist at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, discusses the steps you can take as a parent to prevent your child from developing baby bottle rot. Once those teeth come in, brushing is, of course, the best practice, but Dr. Hahn has a few more tricks up her sleeve to ensure your child keeps their new pearly whites.