JavaScript must be enabled to use this site.

Your Health For Tag "cavity causing treats"

  • A Guide to Holiday Eating
    Dec. 10, 2013

    A Guide to Holiday Eating

    General oral health

    Avoid cavities this holiday season – and stay healthy – by choosing nice alternatives to the naughty list of sugary offenders. While it's fine to occasionally splurge on your favorite traditional treat, these healthier options will keep your teeth healthy (and your waistline in check). Eggnog vs. Hot Chocolate Eggnog has a very high calorie... More »

    Read more

  • Ditch These 5 Delectable Treats
    Dec. 3, 2013

    Ditch These 5 Delectable Treats

    General oral health

    The old adage “too much of a good thing” is never more true than during the holiday season. There tends to be an overabundance of everything – especially sweet treats. While it's impractical to suggest complete avoidance of holiday goodies, Delta Dental encourages moderation to make sure you receive the gift of great oral health!... More »

    Read more

  • Non-Sweet Treats
    Oct. 24, 2013

    Non-Sweet Treats

    Recipes

    Halloween as we know it today is a day for children to collect monstrous bags of candy, but it hasn't always been that way. In the 1800's children in Scotland got fruit! What a healthy treat to hand out. Many countries would also hand out coins, a tradition in which 13% of households continue today.... More »

    Read more

  • The Best Treats for Your Sweetie This Valentine's Day
    Feb. 14, 2013

    The Best Treats for Your Sweetie This Valentine's Day

    General oral health

    Your Valentine will likely love the heart-shaped box of chocolates you're planning on gifting, but the dentist probably won't. Not all chocolates in the assortment are created equal, though. Here are some of the worst offenders – and the chocolates you can reach for guilt-free. The Best Treats Milk or white chocolate: Plain milk or... More »

    Read more