October is a special month, and autumn is in the air. With Halloween right around the corner, children everywhere are gearing up for an endless buffet of sugary treats. With candy and sweets on so many minds, there’s no better time to focus on oral health, which is one of the many reasons October is National Dental Hygiene Month.
Dental hygiene is more than just having a sparkling smile. While pearly whites are a huge bonus, keeping your teeth, gums and tongue in tip-top shape has many health benefits. This National Dental Hygiene Month, we’re putting the focus on four areas of importance for keeping your mouth healthy.