Be an oral health action hero contest helps kids fight tooth decay

October 15, 2020

America’s ToothFairy program provides education, prizes for children to help combat biofilm.

In an effort to make fighting tooth decay fun for children, America’s ToothFairy is asking kids to help “Zap! Biofilm” and enter to win great prizes while they’re at it.

This summer kids across the United States joined in the fight against Public Health Enemy #1, the evil villain “DK” (Tooth Decay.) Now the program, sponsored by DentaQuest, is asking for your help to educate and protect the smiles of kids everywhere.

In the contest, you can help find the secret to defeat biofilm and his gang of nasty bacteria. Register now to receive everything you need to win. The contest ends November 9, 2020.

When participants complete the mission, they'll be entered to win fun prizes. The Grand Prize winner will receive a Nintendo® Switch gaming console or a $300 Nintendo, Xbox or Playstation gift card. You can Click here to see a complete list of prizes.)

Join America's ToothFairy in the fight against BIOFILM, who covers your teeth with a film that includes nasty bacteria oozing acidic waste. The acid destroys the hard coating on your teeth that protects them from decay. This coating is called enamel and it is very important to protect the enamel on your teeth or you could get cavities

To register for the contest,​​ click here.

The mission of the contest is to teach kids how they can protect their teeth from biofilm and his gang of bacteria. Register to receive the tools you'll need to complete the mission, then send in your entry for a chance to win prizes.

To view some video submissions, click here.

Register today to receive everything you need to complete your mission, become an Oral Health Action HERO, and be eligible to win. Reach out to: programs@ncohf.org if you have any questions. Final submissions must be received by November 6, 2020.