Posts Tagged ‘ Halloween ’

Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween is an exciting time of year for kids, and to help ensure they have a safe holiday, here are some tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). ALL DRESSED UP: Plan costumes that are bright and reflective. Make sure that shoes fit well and that costumes are short enough to prevent tripping, entanglement […]

Halloween Crafts And Treats For Kids

  Halloween is right around the corner, and Children’s Dental Center is super excited! We’ve compiled some of our favorite Halloween crafts for your kiddos, including some fun Halloween treat ideas as well! Click on the photos to enjoy! Halloween Crafts from Parent’s Magazine: Vampire Teeth Cookies: 10 Healthy Halloween Treats For Kids: More Kid’s […]

How To Have A Cavity-Free Halloween

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, is encouraging parents and caregivers to enjoy a Mouth Monster-free Halloween. Whether your kids are attending Halloween parties or trick or treating in the neighborhood, keep on the lookout for ghosts, goblins and worst of all, Mouth Monsters. Sweets can still […]

Can My Child Eat Candy With Braces?

Halloween has come and gone.  Your child received more than enough candy.  Your child has braces.  Can they eat candy?  SHOULD they eat candy?  If they do eat candy, what’s the best way for them to take care of their teeth to ensure their teeth stay healthy and strong?  Don’t worry –Children’s Dental Center found […]

What’s Brewing In Your Mouth?

You can’t see them, feel them or taste them, but your mouth is home to entire colonies of microorganisms. While most of these tiny oral bacteria do us no harm, there are other species in the mix that are disease causing and can affect our health and need to be controlled with a healthy diet, […]

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The Best And Worst Halloween Candy Options For Children’s Teeth

Halloween is just around the corner, and although candy consumption is almost unavoidable this time of year, the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and Children’s Dental Center wants parents and children to know that there are both good and bad candy options, both of which may find their way into children’s trick-or-treat bags this fall. […]