Wu Orthodontics Encourages Families to Limit Intake of Sweet Treats During Orthodontic Health Month
Dr. Eric Wu offers braces-friendly tips for consuming candies and sweets this Halloween.
Braces-friendly Teeth Tips for Halloween:
• Limit your intake of candy and consider avoiding it altogether
• Look for softer treats, such as soft chocolate or peanut butter cups, or melt-in-your-
• Any foods that are sticky, chewy, hard or crunchy should be avoided by anyone wearing braces or retainers
• Always brush your teeth after consuming sweet treats
The American Association of Orthodontists recognizes National Orthodontic Health Month each October to increase public awareness of the positive impact orthodontic care can have on both children and adults' dental health.
Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment:
· Improved smile
· Healthy teeth and gums
· Enhanced self-confidence
About Wu Orthodontics:
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