Parents should closely monitor their children’s candy intake but that does not have to mean they do not get any sweets. Try and make better choices when chooses candy options. Think about these options when providing candy treats.
Sugar free lollipops and hard candies help to stimulate saliva which works to neutralize the acids of the mouth and prevent tooth decay.
Sugar free gum can help to prevent cavities. Gum not only stimulate saliva but can remove food particles from between the teeth.
Dark chocolate, according to studies done dark chocolate has antioxidants that can be good for the heart and may even lower blood pressure.
Making wiser choices in the treats and snacks will not only help prevent tooth decay but help maintain a healthier body.