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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 dentists, Dr. Thomas Anglemire and Dr. Ross Schafer, encourage 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!