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My Child Won’t Let Me Brush Her Teeth. What Should I Do?

If you have to grin and bear it when it's time for your children to brush their teeth, you're not alone. "This is a very common problem, and in fact, all of my children and all of my grandchildren were resistant when it came to brushing their teeth," says ADA dentist Dr. Kim Harms. Find out how to turn those frowns upside down in less than 30 seconds.