How healthy are your kid's teeth? Dental experts say nearly half of U.S. children suffer from untreated cavities. One local group of dentists is trying to change that. NewsChannel 11's Suleika Acosta spent the morning with Dr. Xochitl Anderton learning how to prevent cavities in children.
Dr. Anderton says cavities in kids are easily preventable by doing following:
As part of Dental Health Month, dentists through out the community will conduct free dental screenings. You can go to the Science Spectrum on Saturday between 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. where dentists will be on hand providing dental education for kids and parent. Giveaways and door prizes will be also be awarded.