Halloween and candy go together like peanut butter and jelly, milk and cookies, and salt and pepper. That’s to say, one simply is not complete without the other. Or going to a Halloween party and eating only appetizers and no sugary confections? It’s practically inconceivable!
As you fill up your plastic pumpkin to pass out candy to little ghouls and ghosts this Halloween season, you may find yourself wondering what candy is harmful to your child’s teeth? And that’s where we come in!
The dentists at Sheer Smiles Pediatric Dentistry can help you navigate which Halloween candies are safe for your child’s teeth and which ones should be avoided.
It’s always a good idea to have the contact information for an emergency dentist handy, just in case your child experiences a tooth-related emergency during the Halloween season.