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The smell of spice and everything nice is in the air this autumn season! With Halloween coming, it’s natural for people to stock up on candies and treats for the festive day! However, did you know that if you neglect your oral care, you can be putting yourself at risk for tooth decay and gum disease? Well, it’s true! That is why our staff is here to give you some tips on basic oral care, so you can have a healthy and safe Halloween.

The tips-and-tricks to help ward off cavities include:

-Brush your teeth twice a day
-Replace your toothbrush every 3-4 months
-Make sure you use a soft-bristled toothbrush
-Brush for two minutes a day, twice a day
-Floss your teeth to remove plaque and food particles between teeth
-Use mouthwash to help clear away bacteria from your oral cavity
-Visit your dentist at least twice a year

If you still have questions about the importance of oral care, please call us today. Our friendly staff is always happy to help you achieve positive oral health and help keep your smile clean and bright. So, call us today at 215-660-3636. Here at Chalfont Dentistry in Chalfont, Pennsylvania, we wish you a safe and Happy Halloween.