The benefits of orthodontics are no longer just for children and teens. According to the American Association of Orthodontists, one in five orthodontic patients is over the age of 18. There are many reasons why more adults are receiving orthodontic treatment to improve their overall lives.
As Halloween approaches, my braces and I are considering all of the candies I cannot have. Being an adult in braces, Halloween has trickled from dressing up to Trick or Treat through the neighborhood to chilling with a couple friends and popping in The Addams Family for a mini marathon while passing out candy.