The Best and Worst Types of Halloween Candy ... According to Your Dentist

Photo by: Flickr/ whistlingoutloud
WORST: Taffy
Taffy sticks to everything inside of your mouth, including the grooves of your teeth.
Related: The 25 most disturbing Halloween costumes
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Photo by: Flickr/ whistlingoutloud
WORST: Taffy
Taffy sticks to everything inside of your mouth, including the grooves of your teeth.
Related: The 25 most disturbing Halloween costumes
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Wed, Oct 10, 2012 4:18 PM EDT
How many times have you heard or uttered the phrase, "Because it'll rot your teeth"? We don't give our kids soda (in excess, anyway) and we don't normally let them have tons of sweets, yet on Halloween and Easter, all bets are off when it comes to candy. What's a body supposed to do if you want to give and receive Halloween candy but do it in a way that won't cause a head full of fillings? Here are the treats you should avoid giving/eating this Halloween, along with some that are actually (relatively) good for you, according to Dr. Timothy Chase. - By Carolyn Castiglia



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