Toothbrushing not enough to protect children’s teeth from sugary snacks

Toothbrushing alone cannot protect children’s teeth from the damage caused by sugary food and drink snacks. A study, published in the┬áJournal of Public Health, found that snacking habits amongst under-fives have the most impact on their oral health, whilst relying on toothbrushing is not enough to prevent decay. ‘This research supports messages about snacking being … Continue reading Toothbrushing not enough to protect children’s teeth from sugary snacks