Every parent wants their child to be safe, which is why signing them up for spring sports can be quite an investment. You know you’ll be spending lots of money on all the athletic gear they’ll need for protection against injuries, and all that gear adds up.
And it can be pretty expensive! Because boil-and-bite guards from a store are so cheap and convenient, it’s tempting to believe that shaping it to fit your child’s mouth that way isn’t just adequate, but it seems like a great deal, too!
That’s just not the case, though. Check out this video to understand why the only way to keep teeth and gums safe while playing sports is with a custom-made mouthguard from your dentist!