Are there any other benefits of consuming Xylitol?
• Children who regularly use Xylitol products have a 40% reduction in middle ear infections. • Xylitol has 40% fewer calories and 75% less carbohydrates than sugar. • Adults can benefit from regular Xylitol use also! Where can I find more information about Xylitol? • www.xylitolinfo.com (Danisco Corporation) • www.cda.org/library/articles/xylitol.htm (California Dental Association) • www.Laleva.cc\food\xylitol.html (article by Sverill Sellman) • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xylitol What is Fluoride Varnish? Fluoride Varnish is a protective coating that is painted on teeth to help prevent new cavities and to help stop cavities that have already started. The paint on Fluoride Varnish is sticky, so it attaches to the teeth easily and makes the outer layer (enamel) of the teeth harder, helping to prevent cavities. Why is Fluoride Varnish recommended for Children’s teeth? Tooth decay is one of the most common preventable diseases seen in children. Children as young as 12-18 months can get c