Possible Broken Jaw
In the event of jaw injury, tie the mouth closed with a towel, tie or handkerchief. Go immediately to an emergency room.
Bleeding After a Baby Tooth Falls Out
Fold a piece of gauze and place it tightly over the bleeding area. Have the child bite down on the gauze for 15 minutes. If the bleeding continues, see a dentist.
Cold Sores and Canker Sores
Over-the-counter medications usually provide temporary relief for cold sores and canker sores. If sores persist, visit a dentist.