Is My Son Old Enough to Brush His Teeth?
Keeping Your Child's Teeth Healthy
Ask KOMO: Oral Health (2:08)
Get tips from Dr. Joel Berg on how to prevent cavities and keep your child's teeth and gums healthy.
Making Healthy Smiles for a Lifetime (00:04:28)
This short video provides educational information for parents to prepare for their child's very first dental appointment. Parents will learn what to expect at the appointment, how to care for their...cont.
Fluoride and Water
Hand Washing (PDF)
Hand Washing (Spanish) (PDF)
Kids' Health Issues to Watch: Battling the Superbug
Can Too Much Juice Discolor Teeth?
Dental Health at Birth and Beyond: Hints for a Healthy Mouth
Dental Health at Birth and Beyond: Hints for a Healthy Mouth (PDF)
Dental Health at Birth and Beyond: Hints for a healthy mouth (Spanish) (PDF)
The Basics of Braces
What Are Germs?
Why Is Hand Washing So Important?
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Download Winter 2015 (PDF)
Vaccine is the best way to prevent seasonal flu. Everyone 6 months of age and older should get the flu vaccine each year, whether it’s as a shot or as a nasal spray. Your healthcare provider can help you choose the right form. Get the vaccine for your family as soon as you are able, and be sure to ask anyone who takes care of your child to get the...
La vacuna es lo mejor para prevenir la influenza o gripe de la temporada. Desde los 6 meses en adelante, todos debemos vacunarnos cada año. Algunas vacunas para la influenza se inyectan y otras se dan por la nariz, en aerosol. Su médico puede ayudarle a escoger la mejor para usted. Lleve a su familia a vacunarse en cuanto pueda y asegúrese de que...
Miracle Season, hosted by Dan Lewis and Molly Shen, aired Dec. 7, 2014 on KOMO 4 TV. The annual holiday special celebrates the remarkable lives of Seattle Children's patients. To donate now, visit https://giveto.seattlechildrens.org
The Teenology 101 blog is a guide for parents and caregivers raising teenagers, written by experts from our department of adolescent medicine.