How Can A Dentist Help Young Children With Tongue-Tie?

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If your young child is having difficulty learning new words, breathing through his or her nose, or speaking clearly, you may want to have your dentist check for ankyloglossia, or tongue-tie. Tongue-tie is a condition where the lingual frenulum—the mucous membrane underneath the tongue that regulates its movements—is too tight. Read on to learn more about this condition and how to treat it. What Causes Tongue-Tie, and Can you Prevent it?

24 January 2023