Tricks, Treats and Cavities

posted Oct 7, 2014, 8:06 AM by St. Luke ‎(Ottawa)‎ School
Children love candy but too many of these sugary treats can lead to cavities. Bacteria and sugar are the main causes of cavities. When combined, they produce acid which can damage the tooth’s outer layer (enamel).  When the damage is severe, a hole is made which is a cavity.
Simple steps to avoid cavities:

Please see the attached document from Ottawa Public Health regarding sugar intake and Halloween.
St. Luke (Ottawa) School,
Oct 7, 2014, 8:06 AM