Breastfeeding and dentistry: What is the link?

March 21, 2012
Issue 10

An upcoming Spotlight Webinar brought to health professionals by CareerFusion will cover breastfeeding and the effects it has on the oral cavity, including growth and development. The live event will take place on Sunday November 7th from 10:00 am-11:00 am EST.  Nancy Brohawn, a dental hygiene clinician from Deleware, will concentrate on the following topics: 

An upcoming Spotlight Webinar brought to health professionals by CareerFusion will cover breastfeeding and the effects it has on the oral cavity, including growth and development. The live event will take place on Sunday November 7th from 10:00 am-11:00 am EST. 

Nancy Brohawn, a dental hygiene clinician from Deleware, will concentrate on the following topics: 

1.  Understand nursing vs breastfeeding
2.  Be able to describe components of breast milk and relation to decay.
3.  Determine proper tongue placement and mouth development
4.  Compare various pacifers, bottle nipples and effects
5. List benefits of breastfeeding