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It’s important to know about smile-healthy foods, especially because eating more smile-healthy foods and avoiding smile-damaging foods can help you have the strong and healthy teeth and gums you need. So, our dentist, Dr. Thomas Anglemire, encourages you to test your knowledge on smile-healthy foods today. You can do so by taking the following test. We hope you learn something new!

1. True or False: Fruits help the teeth while vegetables harm the teeth.
A. True
B. False

2. True or False: Acidic foods and drinks wear down the tooth enamel and cause erosion.
A. True
B. False

3. True or False: Sugary foods and drinks can promote cavities.
A. True
B. False

4. True or False: Dairy products fail to help the smile.
A. True
B. False

5. True or False: Apples harm the teeth when you eat them.
A. True
B. False
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ANSWERS

1. B (Fruits and vegetables both help the teeth)
2. A
3. A
4. B (Dairy products help the smile by strengthening the teeth)
5. B (Apples actually help the teeth by cleaning them as you eat)

Do you have any questions about smile-healthy foods in Granger, Indiana? If so, please contact Granger Family Dentistry PC when you have the chance. All you need to do is dial 574-277-5406 and our dental team will be thrilled to give you the information you’re looking for. We’re excited to hear from you!