Monthly Archives: March 2016

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How to enjoy Easter guilt-free… nearly

March 28, 2016 / Posted By admin

1. Go dark chocolate or Bourneville On average, dark chocolate contains half the sugar that milk chocolate does. Picking a dark chocolate with a high % of cocoa solids will ensure there’s less sugar, thus less damage to your kids’ teeth. 2. Pick a designated ‘egg eating’ time Avoid letting your children graze on their Easter treats throughout the day. The more grazing throughout the day, the more teeth are susceptible to decay, as bacteria gathers constantly. Believe it or not, it’s better for teeth to be bombarded all at once with sugar than relentlessly throughout the day….! 3. Don’t eat chocolate immediately before bed and teeth brushing time. If you brush your teeth straight after having consumed chocolate, your mouth is acidic and therefore ... Read more »

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