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BreaMarie91
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Heather,
It isn’t really as bad as it sounds. If you just make sure to brush your childs teeth maybe 1-2 times a day (or after they drink their formula) they’ll be fine. I’m 15 and my teeth are fine accept for wearing braces and maybe having 1 or 2 cavaties in all my life (but that really has nothing to do with PKU). Plus if I had to choose between just brushing a childs teeth alittle more then over weither or not to give your child their formula I would defintally give them the formula because when you don’t it can cause so many more problems then just your teeth (which in reality won’t be that bad as long as you brush your childs teeth) nBreanna

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