By Carla Lejarraga

As parents, we all want to give our children the best start in life. Well did you know that you can have a positive impact on your child's orthodontic development right from birth?

We all know about the many benefits of breast milk. It strengthens our baby's immune system, it provides optimal nutrition, it's the right temperature, it bonds mother and child........But did you know that breastfeeding your child also.... Read More


Carla Lejarraga

Carla is a Dental Hygienist and Orofacial Myologist with a special interest in tongue tie, non-nutritive sucking habits and early childhood craniofacial development. Carla graduated from the University of Queensland in 2000 with a Bachelor of Applied Health Science (Oral Health) and currently lectures in Australia on both Dental Hygiene and Orofacial Myology. Carla has recently been invited to speak in London in June 2012 regarding her work in thumb-sucking cessation programs. As the mother of two little girls herself, (the eldest a former thumbsucker), Carla is passionate about optimal child facial development.

Nicole Pierotti

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