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Halloween is here again, bringing the shadow of sugar to your children’s dental health. With sugary sweets and treats lurking, cavities are usually not far behind. We all know the dangers sugar can have on our teeth, causing more bacteria and plaque. It can be a dental nightmare! However, this year you have nothing to fear if you use daily tips and tricks to keep your smile healthy and happy.

Protecting your gums from bad foods and sugary sweets is vital to your oral health. It is important to treat periodontal disease and avoid it with these simple steps:

•Brush your teeth at least twice a day
•Floss each day to remove anything stuck between your teeth
•Keep up with your regular, twice-a-year visits at your dental office

By having these healthy habits, you can give yourself positive oral health. Don’t postpone your dental treatment anymore and come in and talk to your dentist today. You can also ask your dentist any questions so you can better understand proper dental care and apply it to your life. So, spook your cavities away by scheduling your appointment today. We are happy to help you go back to enjoying the holiday season.