Pregnancy changes your body in so many ways.
As your baby grows, you may notice some pretty serious changes in your mouth, especially. Along with your ever-growing baby bump, you may find that your teeth, gums and mouth become vulnerable to major dental problems. Leaving them to their own devices can spell disaster for your oral health, even if you’re doing everything else right.
It’s hard to always know the right thing to do during pregnancy, but these tips should keep your mouth — and your baby — in great shape until the big day (and beyond!):
Getting through your pregnancy with your oral health intact shouldn’t be a struggle. With the help of your dentist, you’ll be able to maintain a great smile, even after your baby’s born.
Don’t forget to bring them in for their first dental exam before their first birthday to start establishing good dental practices that will last them a lifetime.