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Is your favourite summer treat less healthy thank you think? Probably. Scroll through the gallery to find out. 

These ‘healthy’ summer treats are surprisingly bad for your health

Cooling off with an ice cold treat may seem like a refreshing way to beat the heat this summer, but many popular “healthy” options are loaded with sugar, corn syrup and fructose, causing havoc to your health and teeth.

“It’s always a better choice to go with natural sugars, like what you find in fruits and vegetables, (although) it should still be in moderation,” says Anaida Deti, a registered dental hygienist and owner of DentalX.

Deti helps break down a few so-called healthy treats you should avoid this summer. Scroll through the gallery above and let us know what you think by tweeting @YahooStyleCA.