GLENDALE, Ariz. (March 18, 2018) - An egg-citing survey from Delta Dental of Arizona found that nearly 60 percent of children 12 and under still believe in the Easter Bunny, giving parents a reason to make sure those Easter Baskets are filled April 1.1
Other findings from the survey include:
While jelly beans and brightly colored Peeps are perennial Easter basket favorites, an increasing number of parents are hoping the Easter Bunny will fill baskets and eggs with something other than candy.
“We are hoppy—I mean, happy, to see parents teaching kids the importance of eating sweets in moderation by limiting the amount of candy kids find in their Easter baskets,” said Tiffany Di Giacinto, Delta Dental of Arizona’s director of marketing and communications.
Delta Dental of Arizona provides the following tips to combat sugar overload this Easter:
For more oral health tips, visit the Delta Dental of Arizona Blog at www.DeltaDentalAZBlog.com.
About Delta Dental of Arizona
Delta Dental of Arizona is the leading dental benefits provider in Arizona, serving more than 1 million enrollees and more than 3,400 contracted dentists across the state. Passionate about oral health and its importance to generations of families, Delta Dental of Arizona has worked for more than 45 years to improve oral health by emphasizing preventive care and making dental coverage accessible to a wide variety of employers, groups and individuals. For more information about Delta Dental of Arizona, visit www.deltadentalaz.com.
1The online survey was conducted by Kelton Global January 24-27, 2017, among a nationally representative sample of 1,163 parents of children ages 6 to 12, with a margin of error of +/- 2.9%.