If someone asks your child about their favorite time of the year, most of them will have the same answer - Halloween! Children always love and look forward to Halloween for many apparent reasons - it is the time of the year when they can dress up in a different costume and get lots of candies to eat.
However, the scariest and most worrisome part of Halloween celebrations is the damage candies and chocolates do to your child's teeth! So, ever thought of how to save your child from the harmful effects Halloween candies have on their teeth?
The pediatric dentists at We C Kids Dental will help you with certain "tricks and tips" that will help you to moderate your child's sugar consumption this Halloween. You just need to make some alterations and compromises, and your child can have a healthy, cavity-free, spectacular Halloween.
As the first step, rank the candies on the basis of their impact on dental health. Candies are never healthy, and some of them are even worse than others. So, have an idea about the impact of different candies on your child's dental health.
We recommend keeping your child away from the worst Halloween candies to protect their teeth from dental issues. Besides, here are some dental tips that will help you to protect your child's teeth from the harmful effects of Halloween candy. If your child consumes Halloween candy, be extra vigilant in the post-candy teeth cleaning as well.
Check your child's teeth for the following symptoms of cavities:
If detected at the earliest, we can prevent the advancement of cavities.
Do you have any more doubts on how to make this Halloween healthy and safe for your kid? Call We C Kids Dental, Kids Dentist at (626) 628-2424 or schedule an appointment online.
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