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					                                              Dr. Eichel’s Monthly Newsletter
                                                      October 2005
                                                   Volume 2      Issue 10




                                          October is National Orthodontic
                                              Health Month (NOHM)
                                        Every October, the AAO takes the
                                        spotlight with NOHM. This year marks
                                        NOHM’s tenth anniversary. It’s a time for
                                        all patients to tell the public about the
                                        benefits of orthodontics.




What we want our patients                    Dr. Eichel and staff
to remember this month:                      would like to congratulate
*If you wear braces, avoid                   Rhianne R. for winning
sticky or chewy snacks.                      our Fall Fun Basket.
Eating the wrong food may                    Rhianne, enjoy!!
lengthen orthodontic
treatment.
*If you choose to eat
Halloween candy, indulge in
moderation, select melt-in-
your-mouth varieties and be
sure to brush and floss right   The colder weather is now upon us. In an effort
after eating.                   to keep you warm, Dr. Eichel has prepared a new
*Adults can benefit from        basket full of winter weather items sure to keep
orthodontic treatment, too;     you warm this holiday season. It includes cocoa
healthy teeth can be moved at   mix, tea bags, popcorn, gloves, scarf, thermos, a
almost any age.                 Perfect North Gift Certificate, a Barnes and
                                Noble Gift Certificate and more! Remember,
                                wear Dr. Eichel’s T-Shirt or have excellent
                                brushing and you can earn two raffle tickets,
                                which gives you a better chance to win the
                                basket.
                                        Dr. Eichel and his staff are raising money for the Hurricane Relief
                                        Fund. We are auctioning off a Rota-Dent, an Oral-B toothbrush and a
                                        box of professional strength Crest Whitestrips. We are selling raffle
                                        tickets for $1 or 3 for $2. Please see a receptionist if you would like to
                                        be a part of the raffle.


                             On Monday, October 31st (otherwise known as
                             Halloween), Dr. Eichel and his staff will be dressed up.
                             If you would like to join us, simply schedule an
                             appointment that day. We will be giving away an extra
                             raffle ticket to all patients that join in on the celebration.




Recipe of the Month: Pumpkin Pudding
Ingredients:
*3 boxes instant vanilla pudding (enough to make 12 one-half cup servings)
*1 teaspoon red food coloring
*1/2 teaspoon yellow food coloring
*1 9-ounce package plan chocolate wafers
*6 cups of milk
*Chocolate syrup to taste
*One 8-once can mandarin oranges drained

Directions
Combine pudding mix and milk in large bowl as directed on the package. Refrigerate until firm. Crush
chocolate wafers into crumbs, using a food processor, or put the wafers into a zip-lock bag and crush with a
rolling pin.

Combine red and yellow food coloring in a small bowl. Stir into pudding thoroughly, until pudding is orange.
Alternate layers of pudding with layers of chocolate crumbs in a parfait cup or glass for a total of three layers
of pudding. Top each layer of crumbs with chocolate syrup to taste before adding the next pudding layer. Top
each parfait with mandarin oranges and additional wafer crumbs.

Makes eight 8-ounce servings




The Newest Members of the Braces Team Are:                                 Smiling Faces Who Lost Their
*Juan L.     *Samantha M.       *Monique J.                                Braces This Month Are:
*Matthew H. *Brittany L.        *Kyle N.                                   *Chelsea S.   *Logan R.
*Laina K.    *Kirsten B.        *Lynda S.                                  *Emily Z.     *Ryan B.
*Nicholas P. *Brook G.          *Charles S.                                *Jonny W.     *Kraig P.
*Sophie R.   *Kelli G.          *Zane E.                                   *Olivia H.    *Dani F.
*Evan M.     *Elijah J.         *Ruby R.                                   *Brain S.     *Jamie T.
*Morgan J.   *Michael J.

				
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