After a night of candy collecting, kids love to dive into their stash and begin sorting. Before they get started, remember that not all sweet treats impact teeth in the same way. A fun way to guide kids towards more tooth-friendly candy is by sorting goodies according to which are best and worst for your kids' pearly whites, including:
Let's face it - most kids don't look forward to Halloween for the sugar-free gum and dark chocolate. And that's ok. If kids are indulging in any kind of candy, ensure they drink plenty of water after eating the treat. Encourage them to swish the water around in the mouth to help dislodge particles that can get stuck and encourage the Mouth Monsters to latch onto tiny teeth.