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  • Why Moms Don't Talk About Cavities

    Today I’m going to share with you something that I’d rather not. If you thought I was a bad parent because my boys watch SpongeBob and ride their bikes in the street, wait until you read this: Two of my children have cavities. The third one probably does, too, but so far, he hasn’t cooperated for X-rays. There, I’ve said it.

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  • #1 Reason Some People Never Get A Cavity

    I’m pretty sure you and I have both lived the exact same moment. Remember the weird smell as the drill burred into your tooth, or the awkward position of your jaw as countless fingers and tools were jammed into your mouth? How about the moment when the dentist said rinse and spit, and all your fat lip and numb tongue could manage was to dribble wetness down the front of your chin?

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  • Cavities Are An Unspeakable Part of Childhood, Parenting

    Today I’m going to share with you something that I’d rather not. If you thought I was a bad parent because my boys watch SpongeBob and ride their bikes in the street, wait until you read this: Two of my children have cavities. The third one probably does, too, but so far, he hasn’t cooperated for X-rays. There, I’ve said it.

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