Back to Basics

Back to Basics  Hylton I Lightman, MD, DCH(SA), FAAP The Jewish holiday marathon for this season has concluded.  Children are back in school.  Sukkahs and decorations are coming down and packed away.  There’s no reason to discuss the…

February is national children’s dental health month

National Children’s Dental Health Month, a campaign of the American Dental Association (, is meant to raise awareness about the importance of oral health and nutrition. We pediatricians look into the mouths of our patients a lot – and long before the pediatric dentist takes a peek.