Caring for your child's teeth
Help us improve the Health Translations Directory by taking our brief online survey. It will only take a few minutes. Help us improve the Health Translations Directory by taking our brief online survey.
(It will only take a few minutes)
Close survey

Caring for your child's teeth

This document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.

Title: PDF logo Caring for your child's teeth (PDF file) (Links to English resource)
Summary: The main cause of tooth decay is an acid attack on the surfaces of the teeth. This acid is produced by bacteria which cling to the surface of the teeth in a film called dental plaque. Sweet, sugary foods encourage the plaque to make acid which causes tooth decay and bleeding gums.
Organisation: Sydney Children's Hospitals Network
Publishing date: August 2018
Last reviewed: September 2018
Target audience: Parents

English resource: Report broken link
PDF logo English (PDF file)

Multilingual resources:

PDF logo You need Adobe® Acrobat® Reader To view the PDFs. Get Adobe® Acrobat® Reader.

The Health Translations Directory is always improving

The Centre for Culture, Ethnicity and Health has been contracted to manage and improve Health Translations. We are regularly reviewing our collection and improving your experience of the directory. We rely on your contributions. If you are aware of a multilingual health resource, produced in Australia, please register it here or let us know.