Category PreTeens

Teeth issues for pre-teens: 9-11 years
PreTeens

Teeth issues for pre-teens: 9-11 years

Teeth-grinding Occasional teeth-grinding or clenching that isn't causing your child any problems doesn't need treatment. But if the grinding keeps going, you might want to talk to a dentist - it could lead to your child experiencing headaches, tooth pain or jaw pain, or wearing down her teeth. Devices to protect teeth from grinding can help.

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PreTeens

Truancy and school refusal: 9-15 years

About truancy and avoiding school: why it happens Avoiding school often happens around the same time as major changes in teenagers' lives. These changes might include changing classes and schools, or starting secondary school. Another big reason for avoiding school is friendship problems . Teenagers might avoid or wag school because they feel that nobody likes them or they don't fit in.
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