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Braces-Friendly Halloween Candy

October 22, 2010 — by John Meola
Tags: Halloween Candy Boston Braces Dental Associates Of New England


 October is National Orthodontic Health Month, and with Halloween right around the corner, Dental Associates of New England has compiled a list of braces-friendly treats for you and your family to enjoy:

Good Treats: 

  • Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups
  • Kit Kats
  • Plain M&M’s
  • 3 Musketeers
  • Oreo’s & Soft Cookies
  • Hershey Bars & Hershey Kisses
  • Candy Bars without caramel or nuts

Bad Treats:

  • Caramel
  • Bubblegum
  • Hard Candy
  • Taffy
  • Licorice
  • Nuts
  • Jelly Beans
  • Candy Corns
  • Popcorn
  • Chewy Candy
  • Caramel/Candy Apples

To avoid a spooky smile, trade in hard and sticky candies, for soft chocolate and nut-free candy bars. Dental Associates of New England wishes you a safe and happy Halloween!