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TEETH AND THINGS
We'd really like to know the answers to these; you may have to ask someone for a bit of help with some of them!
You're going to need a mirror to help you as well.
OK - now you've got that, here we go!
Section A: Looking at your teeth
Please look in the mirror

On the picture below draw an X on any teeth where you have a gap.

AND

Please draw any white or brown marks showing on your teeth. If you have a glued-on brace (train tracks) please draw this too.

How many teeth do you have in your mouth all together?

How many

How many fillings are there in your mouth? (don't forget the front teeth!).

How many

How many of these are silver fillings?

How many

How many of these are white fillings?

How many

Looking in the mirror and feeling with your tongue: How many teeth can you see or feel which have a hole in them?

How many

How many times a day do you usually clean your teeth?

1
Twice or more a day
2
Once a day
3
Not at all some days
4
Never clean my teeth

Do you use an electric toothbrush?

1
Yes
2
No

What tooth-paste do you use? Write the whole name:

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Section B: Pictures of different boys

Here are pictures of 5 boys. Please put a tick in the box under the drawing that is most like you:

Now tick the box that you would most like to be. This can be the same one as in your answer above.

Here are some more pictures of boys. They are all the same age as you. Please put a tick in the box under the drawing that you think is most like you:

Now tick the box that you would most like to be. Again, this can be the same one as you ticked in your answer to part a).

Section C: About the look of your teeth

Do you like the way your teeth look now?

1
Yes
2
No
If Yes, go to C4 on page 6
If No
qc_C1 == 2

What don't you like about them? My teeth are: too white

1
Yes

What don't you like about them? My teeth are: too brown

1
Yes

What don't you like about them? My teeth are: blotchy

1
Yes

What don't you like about them? My teeth are: too small

1
Yes

What don't you like about them? My teeth are: too big

1
Yes

What don't you like about them? My teeth are: pointy

1
Yes

What don't you like about them? My teeth are: my top teeth stick out

1
Yes

What don't you like about them? My teeth are: my bottom teeth stick out

1
Yes

What don't you like about them? My teeth are: my teeth are gappy

1
Yes

What don't you like about them? My teeth are: my teeth are crooked

1
Yes

What don't you like about them? My teeth are: I don't like my brace

1
Yes

What don't you like about them? My teeth are: Something else (please say what)

1
Yes
Other

If you don't like your teeth, do you worry about them?

1
Yes, all of the time
2
Yes, sometimes
3
No, not at all

Do other people ever make fun of your teeth?

1
Often
2
Sometimes
3
Never

Do you think braces look cool on other people's teeth?

1
Yes
2
No

Have any of your friends got a brace?

1
Yes
2
No

Have you got a brace?

1
Yes
2
No
If no, go to C9 below
qc_C7 == 2

If you haven't got a brace at the moment, would you like a

brace?

1
Yes
2
Maybe, when I'm older
3
Never
4
Not sure
5
I've already had a brace
In the next section, don't worry if you can't answer a question, just leave it out and go on to the next one.
Section D: All about dentists

Have you ever been to a dentist?

1
Yes
2
No
If no, go to F1 on page 11
qc_D1 == 2
Section F: Accidents to your teeth
Can you remember..:

Have you ever banged any of your grown-up top front teeth?

1
Yes
2
No
If no, go to Section G on page 13
If yes
qc_F1_a == 1

How old were you? ... years old

Age

How many teeth did you bang?

How many
Because of the bang:

Did you chip any teeth?

1
Yes
2
No
If yes
qc_F2 == 1

How many did you chip?

How many

Did any teeth come loose because of the bang?

1
Yes
2
No

Did you knock any teeth out?

1
Yes
2
No
If no, go to F5 on page 12
If yes,
qc_F4 == 1

How many did you knock out?

How many

Were any teeth put back in after they were knocked out?

1
Yes
2
No

Did any of the teeth you banged change colour after the bang?

1
Yes
2
No

Did you get a gum-boil on any tooth (or teeth) after the bang?

1
Yes
2
No

Have you had any of the banged tooth (teeth) taken out?

1
Yes
2
No
If yes,
qc_F7 == 1

How many were taken out?

How many
Did you know? Children of the 90s families have sent us back about half a million questionnaires!!
Our computers are really busy!
Section G: All about drinks
When do you drink these different kinds of drink?
- Tick this if you often drink it at bedtime

1 - I don't drink it

2 - I only drink it on special occasions

3 - I drink it at mealtimes only

4 - I drink it at any time of day

1 - Yes

1 - I don't drink it

2 - I only drink it on special occasions

3 - I drink it at mealtimes only

4 - I drink it at any time of day

1 - Yes

Cola (any type)
Other fizzy fruit drinks including flavoured fizzy water, or lemonade
Plain water
Plain fizzy water
Pure fruit juices from a carton or freshly squeezed
Sweetened fruit drinks, for example Sunny Delight, Orange C
Drinks with water added, for example Ribena, orange squash etc.
Ribena Toothkind
Flavoured milk drinks, for example Horlicks, Ovaltine, milkshakes
Plain milk
Tea
Coffee
Others (Please tick and say what they are)

When do you drink these different kinds of drink? Others (Please tick and say what they are)

Other
Nearly finished this one! Now turn over for just a few more drinks

Do you add sugar to any of your drinks?

1
Yes
2
No
If yes,
qc_G2 == 1

Which drinks?

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How do you drink these different kinds of drink?
-
Cola (any type)
Other fizzy fruit drinks including flavoured fizzy water, or lemonade
Plain water
Plain fizzy water
Pure fruit juices from a carton or freshly squeezed
Sweetened fruit drinks, for example Sunny Delight, Orange C
Drinks with water added, for example Ribena, orange squash etc.
Ribena Toothkind
Flavoured milk drinks, for example Horlicks, Ovaltine, milkshakes
Plain milk
Tea
Coffee

How do you drink these different kinds of drink? Others (Please tick and say what they are)

1
I drink it all in one go
2
I sip it a little at a time
3
I froth and swish it around my mouth for a while
4
I usually use a straw
5
Don't have it
Other

This questionnaire was completed with help from:

1
mother or father
2
brother or sister
3
someone else
4
no-one helped me

When were you born?

Date
Thank you VERY much.
Love from the Children of the Nineties Dental Team
When completed, please send this back to:
Professor Jean Golding
Children of the Nineties - ALSPAC
Institute of Child Health
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TEETH AND THINGS
We'd really like to know the answers to these; you may have to ask someone for a bit of help with some of them!
You're going to need a mirror to help you as well.
OK - now you've got that, here we go!

Section A: Looking at your teeth

Please look in the mirror
On the picture below draw an X on any teeth where you have a gap.
Please draw any white or brown marks showing on your teeth. If you have a glued-on brace (train tracks) please draw this too.
How many teeth do you have in your mouth all together?
How many
How many fillings are there in your mouth? (don't forget the front teeth!).
How many
How many of these are silver fillings?
How many
How many of these are white fillings?
How many
Looking in the mirror and feeling with your tongue: How many teeth can you see or feel which have a hole in them?
How many
How many times a day do you usually clean your teeth?
1
Twice or more a day
2
Once a day
3
Not at all some days
4
Never clean my teeth
Do you use an electric toothbrush?
1
Yes
2
No
What tooth-paste do you use? Write the whole name:
Generic text

Section B: Pictures of different boys

Here are pictures of 5 boys. Please put a tick in the box under the drawing that is most like you:
Now tick the box that you would most like to be. This can be the same one as in your answer above.
Here are some more pictures of boys. They are all the same age as you. Please put a tick in the box under the drawing that you think is most like you:
Now tick the box that you would most like to be. Again, this can be the same one as you ticked in your answer to part a).

Section C: About the look of your teeth

Do you like the way your teeth look now?
1
Yes
2
No
If Yes, go to C4 on page 6
What don't you like about them? My teeth are: too white
1
Yes
What don't you like about them? My teeth are: too brown
1
Yes
What don't you like about them? My teeth are: blotchy
1
Yes
What don't you like about them? My teeth are: too small
1
Yes
What don't you like about them? My teeth are: too big
1
Yes
What don't you like about them? My teeth are: pointy
1
Yes
What don't you like about them? My teeth are: my top teeth stick out
1
Yes
What don't you like about them? My teeth are: my bottom teeth stick out
1
Yes
What don't you like about them? My teeth are: my teeth are gappy
1
Yes
What don't you like about them? My teeth are: my teeth are crooked
1
Yes
What don't you like about them? My teeth are: I don't like my brace
1
Yes
What don't you like about them? My teeth are: Something else (please say what)
1
Yes
Other
If you don't like your teeth, do you worry about them?
1
Yes, all of the time
2
Yes, sometimes
3
No, not at all
Do other people ever make fun of your teeth?
1
Often
2
Sometimes
3
Never
Do you think braces look cool on other people's teeth?
1
Yes
2
No
Have any of your friends got a brace?
1
Yes
2
No
Have you got a brace?
1
Yes
2
No
If you haven't got a brace at the moment, would you like a brace?
1
Yes
2
Maybe, when I'm older
3
Never
4
Not sure
5
I've already had a brace
In the next section, don't worry if you can't answer a question, just leave it out and go on to the next one.

Section D: All about dentists

Have you ever been to a dentist?
1
Yes
2
No

Section F: Accidents to your teeth

Can you remember..:
Have you ever banged any of your grown-up top front teeth?
1
Yes
2
No
If no, go to Section G on page 13
How old were you? ... years old
Age
How many teeth did you bang?
How many
Because of the bang:
Did you chip any teeth?
1
Yes
2
No
How many did you chip?
How many
Did any teeth come loose because of the bang?
1
Yes
2
No
Did you knock any teeth out?
1
Yes
2
No
If no, go to F5 on page 12
How many did you knock out?
How many
Were any teeth put back in after they were knocked out?
1
Yes
2
No
Did any of the teeth you banged change colour after the bang?
1
Yes
2
No
Did you get a gum-boil on any tooth (or teeth) after the bang?
1
Yes
2
No
Have you had any of the banged tooth (teeth) taken out?
1
Yes
2
No
How many were taken out?
How many
Did you know? Children of the 90s families have sent us back about half a million questionnaires!!
Our computers are really busy!

Section G: All about drinks

When do you drink these different kinds of drink?

- Tick this if you often drink it at bedtime

1 - I don't drink it

2 - I only drink it on special occasions

3 - I drink it at mealtimes only

4 - I drink it at any time of day

1 - Yes

1 - I don't drink it

2 - I only drink it on special occasions

3 - I drink it at mealtimes only

4 - I drink it at any time of day

1 - Yes

Cola (any type)
Other fizzy fruit drinks including flavoured fizzy water, or lemonade
Plain water
Plain fizzy water
Pure fruit juices from a carton or freshly squeezed
Sweetened fruit drinks, for example Sunny Delight, Orange C
Drinks with water added, for example Ribena, orange squash etc.
Ribena Toothkind
Flavoured milk drinks, for example Horlicks, Ovaltine, milkshakes
Plain milk
Tea
Coffee
Others (Please tick and say what they are)
When do you drink these different kinds of drink? Others (Please tick and say what they are)
Other
Nearly finished this one! Now turn over for just a few more drinks
Do you add sugar to any of your drinks?
1
Yes
2
No
Which drinks?
Generic text

How do you drink these different kinds of drink?

-
Cola (any type)
Other fizzy fruit drinks including flavoured fizzy water, or lemonade
Plain water
Plain fizzy water
Pure fruit juices from a carton or freshly squeezed
Sweetened fruit drinks, for example Sunny Delight, Orange C
Drinks with water added, for example Ribena, orange squash etc.
Ribena Toothkind
Flavoured milk drinks, for example Horlicks, Ovaltine, milkshakes
Plain milk
Tea
Coffee
How do you drink these different kinds of drink? Others (Please tick and say what they are)
1
I drink it all in one go
2
I sip it a little at a time
3
I froth and swish it around my mouth for a while
4
I usually use a straw
5
Don't have it
Other
This questionnaire was completed with help from:
1
mother or father
2
brother or sister
3
someone else
4
no-one helped me
When were you born?
Date
Thank you VERY much.
Love from the Children of the Nineties Dental Team
When completed, please send this back to:
Professor Jean Golding
Children of the Nineties - ALSPAC
Institute of Child Health
Name

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