Tooth decay can happen at any time. During a feast like Thanksgiving, it’s easy for cavities to set in and begin tooth decay. The good news is there are steps you can take to ensure a healthy diet, so you can smile happily knowing the food at your dinner table is promoting positive oral health.
Luckily, there are foods that are healthy for your teeth and your smile. Cheese, poultry, other meats, nuts, and milk all provide calcium that helps keep your teeth healthy. There are also healthy drinks for your teeth, to prevent tooth decay in your smile. These drinks include water, milk, and unsweetened tea.
However, no matter how healthy your meal is, oral care is still important to remember as you go throughout the day. That is why we have provided tips to keep your smile healthy. This Thanksgiving, don’t let cavities attack your smile; fight back using these dental tips.
• Brush your teeth twice a day for at least two minutes.
• Floss daily
• Use mouthwash
• Eat healthier foods good for your teeth and overall health
• Visit your dentist regularly to maintain check-ups and cleanings
If you have any questions pertaining to your healthy smile or oral care, please contact your dentist. So, call us today and schedule an appointment. Let us give you a healthy smile you can truly be thankful for this Thanksgiving season.