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12 ways to get the kids to brush their teeth - tantrums not included.

It’s your kids’ most hated bathroom activity, except… it doesn’t have to be.

Kids need to brush their teeth. We know that. They know that. But actually getting them to do it? Yeah, that can be a real challenge.

There’s good reason for you to fight (and win!) that before-bed battle, though: By age 5, nearly 50% of children have cavities.

To help keep your kid filling-free, check out these 12 tips in our gallery below, they’ll get them brushing and flossing without a fight.

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