Dentists Are Buying Back Halloween Candy, And Not To Save Your Teeth
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Here it is 4 days after Halloween... and I am willing to bet your kids haven't even made a small dent in their candy supply. Well, we may have come across the coolest organization to help you with that little sugar-high tantrum waiting to happen. The Halloween Candy Buyback program was started by dentist Chris Kammer in Wisconsin. Kammer's office offers $1 a pound to buy back candy collected by his patients. Nearly 2,500 various dentists across the country are participating. (There's a zip code locator, if you want to find a dentist near you.) What's even better is that the candy is shipped to U.S. troops overseas as a part of Operation Gratitude care packages. No one deserves a sweet treat more than our heroes!
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