News & blogs News Our Halloween Trick and Treats 29 Oct 2014 Scary movies, ghost walks, silly costumes, the paranormal - just a few of the things that we associate with Halloween. Typically for children, Halloween is about dressing up and knocking on our front doors asking us to fill their buckets with chocolate, sweets and snacks. But while the night may be fun and enjoyable for all, it could turn out to be a particularly ghastly one for teeth. Letting children enjoy themselves but finding a compromise could benefit your child's oral health in the short and long term. And remember, it's not just children this applies too. After all, how many parents out there are dipping into their children's sweets after sending them to bed? Please take a quick look at the British Dental Health Foundation's facts and tips to help make Halloween a less scarier night for our teeth.