Shopping For Halloween Candy

Americans love Halloween candy -- so much so, we'll spend two-and-a half-billion-dollars on it this year.   That's according to the National Confectioners Association, which also says 70 percent of us prefer chocolate over any other Halloween treat. 

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The average trick-or-treater reportedly eats the candy equivalent of three cups of sugar.  Dentists say Tootsie Rolls, Good and Plenty, Milk Duds and other sticky candies commonly handed out are the worst for your teeth.  They recommend limiting candy intake and brushing well after chewing. 

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