Category Archives: diet and tooth decay

Give Your Kids a Healthier Easter Basket

Easter is a holiday on a par with Halloween in terms of candy overload for children. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Instead of heavily sugared treats, there are any number of goodies you can pack into that … Continue reading

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Sweets Don’t Love Your Kids’ Teeth

Your child might love sweet treats, but the bacteria in his or her mouth loves them even more. Sugar feeds the bacteria that cause tooth decay and that bacteria produces acid that etches away at tooth enamel. According to the … Continue reading

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Keep Your Mouth Healthy During the Holidays

For most of us, one of the highlights of the annual holiday season is the prospect of eating all those sugary holiday treats. But according to the American Dental Association (ADA), naturally occurring bacteria in the mouth feed on the … Continue reading

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Mouth-Healthy Foods

If you are determined to have a healthier mouth this year, the American Dental Association (ADA) recommends that you make sure to include the following foods in your diet: Cheese—Cheese contains calcium and protein, both of which help to strengthen … Continue reading

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What You Eat Last May Determine Your Risk for Tooth Decay

Diet plays an important role in oral health. But while studies of food intake and cavities have focused mainly on the sugar, or carbohydrate, content, fewer studies have looked at how combinations of food, and the order in which they … Continue reading

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Tips for a Healthier Easter Basket

Easter is a holiday on a par with Halloween in terms of candy overload for children. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Instead of heavily sugared treats that invite tooth decay, there are any number of tooth-healthy goodies … Continue reading

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Six Ways to Prevent Cavities in Kids

With the new year just beginning and Halloween and Christmas behind us, this is a good time to establish some resolutions for ensuring good dental health for your children in 2014 and beyond. Did you know that, according to the … Continue reading

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