Halloween is a favorite holiday among children of all ages. Colorful costumes and Halloween games are merely bonuses to the free candy they collect from neighbors, loved ones, and family members. Unfortunately, all this free candy can have negative effects on the health of your child’s teeth.
The best way to prevent tooth decay and other issues caused by excessive candy consumption is to schedule an appointment with Reason 2 Smile. Dr. Vernon is a self-professed tooth nut and aims to help residents of Salt Lake City achieve the smile they desire. Before you contact our Millcreek dental office, let us explain the importance of a Halloween dental checkup and some healthy alternatives to candy.