Trick or treating followed by the holiday season means sugar-laden treats abound. While it can be challenging for patients (and ourselves) to resist some of these sweet treats, the season presents an opportunity to talk about the relationship between sugar and the caries process with our patients. Helping patients recognize white spot lesions as the initial stage in the caries process is important. Orthodontic patients can be especially vulnerable. Learn more about what you can do to help your patients prevent them!
Carol A. Jahn, RDH, MS, Editor
Senior Professional Relations Manager
Water Pik, Inc
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