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  • It May Be Time to Change Your Dentist

    Every licensed practitioner of dentistry in the United States, whether a DDS or a DMD, has been trained in allopathic dentistry—the somewhat mechanical treatment of disease and dysfunction signs and symptoms (for example, cavities and bleeding gums)...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Your Dentist Can Help You Breathe Easier and Sleep Better

    As we all know, the most important involuntary act we perform every second is to breathe—after all, we need to breathe to live. But how many of us are really breathing every second? We concern ourselves with...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • Go Ceramic! Benefits of Nonmetal Implants

    Placing ceramic implants is one of my passions in dentistry, partially because implants are the best choice to replace missing teeth. There are different material options in implants: titanium implants and ceramic implants. Metal Mouth Titanium implants...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Does Bottle Feeding Cause Sleep Apnea in Children?

    As parents, we always try to do the best for our kids. We believe in breastfeeding; many health-conscious parents go out of their way to find organic, natural, non-GMO food to provide their kids with the best,...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • Chronic Pain: Treating the Invisible Disorder

    Almost all of us have encountered pain at some point, usually in its acute form. However, chronic pain is different and can frequently lead to restricted mobility, problems concentrating, sleep troubles, and depression. Chronic pain is an...

    • Posted 12 months ago
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  • Rethink Your Oral Health

    Most of us know that oral health is very important. We take measures to maintain good oral hygiene, going for regular dental visits and having two cleanings per year. But is that all that needs to be...

    • Posted 12 months ago
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  • Oral & Dental Therapy Kills Bacteria Quickly

    Current research has demonstrated a strong correlation between oral health and the following health issues: cardiac health, cognitive function, lung health, and cancer. The mouth is a significant entry point to the body and allows relatively unfettered...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Silent Problems in Your Jaw

    Many patients come to see me because they are concerned that they may have a cavitation. A cavitation is an area in the bone that is dead or dying and is caused by trauma, infections, and decreased...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Your Mouth Has Gotten You Into Trouble!

    Many of my patients come in with a myriad of health problems, dental concerns and an extensive history of dental procedures. People are not aware that problems in the mouth are responsible for many of our health...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Your Oral Environment is the Key Indicator of Health

    The basic tenets of holistic dentistry are simple: dentistry should do no harm, and dentists review mouth, sinuses, airway, teeth, jaw bones, gums, gingiva, tissues ties, and TMJ as integral parts of a larger, whole-body system. Holistic...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Beware of Dental Tunnel Vision

    Dentistry is essential to a person’s wellbeing. One has to have an outstanding immune system to overcome potential problems in the mouth such as mercury fillings, root canals, cavitations, and temporomandibular joint dysfunction. However, this does not...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • The Importance of Your Oral-Nasal Complex

    If someone were to ask you: “what is the most important nutrient that humans need to survive?” Most folks would say either food or water, which are undeniably very important. But then consider the following: roughly how...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Your Mouth Has Gotten You Into Trouble!

    Many of my patients come in with a myriad of health problems, dental concerns and an extensive history of dental procedures. People are not aware that problems in the mouth are responsible for many of our health...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Oral Ecology: Prebiotics, Probiotics, & Alternative Natural Sweeteners

    In high school biology, a small amount of time is spent on the topic known as ecology. Most students study this subject to pass a test, but few realize the real life ramifications of this topic when...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • The New Role of Your Dentist

    The next time you go to the dentist, the first question you may be asked is, “How is your health in general?” Over the last couple of decades, the role of your dentist has changed from merely...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Game of Bacteria: Killing Them Before They Kill You

    Bacteria are everywhere. It’s a symbiotic relationship; we need them and they need us. Sometimes that relationship is a battle. When it comes to oral health, battling bacteria is a fight that we cannot afford to lose....

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Does All Disease Start in the Mouth?

    There are certain bugs or bacteria in the mouth that are always associated with periodontal disease. To differentiate the ‘bugs’ in my patients’ mouths as well as to monitor and assess their periodontal health, I screen for...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Oral Reflexology: How Your Mouth Reflects your Overall Health

    Reflexology has become a common practice in natural health. The concept of focusing on one part of the body to heal another is not new, and there is concrete evidence on how important oral health is and...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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