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Here are five common treats to limit during the holidays!

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, our friends at Delta Dental encourage moderation to make sure you receive the priceless gift of great oral health!

Here are five common treats to limit during the holidays:
Candy Canes: The problem with eating candy canes is the prolonged period of time that they linger in your mouth. Not to mention, the temptation to chomp on them, which can lead to cracks or chips in your teeth. Consume them in moderation to limit their negative oral health impact.Christmas Cookies: It’s tempting to overindulge when there’s an abundance of baked goods. Cookies are laden with sugar and can do significant damage to your pearly whites. We know that skipping cookies entirely may be a challenge. Just enjoy them in moderation.Holiday Drinks (such as eggnog,…