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Your Health For Tag "holiday food"

  • 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 »

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  • 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 »

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  • Eat for Your Teeth on Thanksgiving
    Nov. 28, 2013

    Eat for Your Teeth on Thanksgiving

    General oral health

    While you're gathering with your friends and family to celebrate all you're thankful for, remember to be thankful for your full smile! You can even reward your healthy smile by helping yourself to one more serving of turkey since it is tooth-friendly. Click on image to enlarge While Pumpkin Pie is a staple at Thanksgiving... More »

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  • Why the Thanksgiving Bird is Tooth-Friendly
    Nov. 26, 2013

    Why the Thanksgiving Bird is Tooth-Friendly

    General oral health

    Thanksgiving is a time to feast with family and friends. Luckily, turkey is a great food for oral health because it is rich in protein. Protein has phosphorus in it – and when the phosphorus mixes with calcium and vitamin D, it creates strong bones and teeth. So even though eating a Thanksgiving feast can... More »

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