With summer just about here, many of us are getting ready for a family vacation or just relaxing outside during a warm summers night. To keep your mouth healthy and enjoy a summer free of dental issues, remember these dental health tips.

What to do before a vacation
You never want to have a vacation cut short because of dental health issues or emergencies. Before you leave for your trip there are a couple of things that you should do:

  • Make a list of all the dental hygiene products you need to bring with you.
  • Don’t let your trip throw off your routine, continue brushing and flossing each day while you’re on vacation.
  • Visit the dentist before your trip.

Caring for your children’s dental health
A lot of parents have children that are old enough to stay at home during their summer break. One way to help keep their teeth in good shape is to keep mouth-healthy food around the house.

As we stated above, you never want a dental health emergency or problem to affect your plans. If you’re planning a vacation and would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Gradeless in Fishers, IN, click here.