Christmas, Valentine's Day, And Easter: The Triple Threat To Dental Health
While most people look forward to holidays such as Christmas, Valentine's Day, and Easter with eager anticipation, your family dentist has more ambivalent feelings. Each of these holidays are celebrated with an abundance of candy and other sweets that are often still available long after each holiday has passed. All of the advice about curtailing sugar given by dentists is forgotten for several months. What's so bad about sugar? There is nothing wrong with sugar and other carbohydrates in moderation, but one word that doesn't come to mind around the holidays is moderation.