Burning mouth syndrome can be a confusing thing to treat, mainly because there are different ideas as to what causes it.
If your child suddenly feels like he or she has a burning sensation in the mouth, lips, or gums and doesn’t know where it came from, visit your local dentist.
You may not know what burning mouth syndrome is, but your child may need treatment for it. You’ll know if one of your kids has it if they have one or more of these symptoms:
If your child has any of these, he or she may have burning mouth syndrome. There are some steps you can take to help your child deal with it.
First, you should take your kid to your local dentist. Kool Smiles has over 120 locations nationwide, and specializes in treating children, so you’ll likely be able to find one near you that can help put together a treatment plan for your child.
Visit our website today to set up an appointment with one of our dentists. Make sure you make a list of any medications your child is taking and symptoms he or she is having before you visit us.
While you’re waiting to go to the dentist, there are a few steps you can take at home to soothe your child’s aching mouth.
For more ways to help treat burning mouth syndrome, visit or call your local Kool Smiles today.
Mayo Clinic: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/burning-mouth-syndrome/basics/symptoms/con-20029596
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