Posted by Jack Fan Oct 18, 2018
It’s that time of year again! From Halloween through New Year’s, it seems like there are endless goodies to be eaten everywhere you look. In addition to the extra desserts you make at home, you might also find the office breakroom filled with cookies and candy as well! But, unfortunately, an estimated 27% of Americans from age 20-64 have untreated cavities – and all these sweet foods certainly don’t help. So how can you enjoy the holiday season to the fullest, without it taking a toll on your teeth and gums? It’s simple: practice good prevention and make good dietary choices. Keep reading to learn more about some simple strategies you can use to avoid major dental work from a dentist in Oak Hill this year!
Here are some common holiday foods to minimize:
Here are some foods you can enjoy without worrying about damaging your teeth:
WHAT ELSE CAN YOU DO TO KEEP YOUR SMILE HEALTHY?
In addition to making good dietary choices, here are some other simple things you can do during the holidays to make sure your smile stays healthy:
The holidays are a time of year that’s filled with laughter, fun and great food. With these tips and tricks, you’ll be able to enjoy them – without spending a lot of time in the dental chair!
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Dr. Jack Fan is a general and restorative dentist in Oak Hill who focuses on prevention first, treatment second. He knows that his patients enjoy the holidays as much as he does, so he always educates them on how to prevent cavities and other oral health problems before they start. If you have any other questions about your oral health during the holidays, he can be reached via his website or at (512) 361-4288.
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