Childhood Diseases

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Posted by: Madelaine | 2010/05/03

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Brushing Teeth

My girl is 14 months old and refuses and shuts her mounth when we try to brush her teeth, she has got 9 teeth already. She used to love brushing her teeth. Her upper gums are swollen at the moment. What can I do or how ?

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Posted by: anon | 2010/05/04

its probably because of the swollen gums she is refusing to brush her teeth - wait a bit give her a few days sort the gums out first then start again - brush your teeth with her - she will adapt dont worry - she''s got her whole life to be brushing lol

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