- More frequent dental visits
- Twice daily brushing (with a fluoride toothpaste)
- Flossing on a Daily basis
“Pregnant women are at higher risk of tooth decay for several reasons, including increased acidity in the oral cavity, sugary dietary cravings, and limited attention to oral health.” Says, Dr MuradyanIf you are in early pregnancy, and may have missed the boat on “preventative” – than simply to keep under control. You can use the tips above but the Dr also recommends: Xylitol chewing gum and chlorhexidine rinses.