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Amalgam Hazards

Learn more about the extreme health hazards of amalgam in this article. If you or a loved one has dental amalgam from previous dental procedures, take a moment to learn about safe mercury filling removal in Miami.

By | 2016-02-29T03:58:27+00:00 February 29th, 2016|Mercury Free Dentistry|0 Comments

New Film Exposes the Truth Behind Mercury Dental Fillings

Not only are silver fillings dangerous for patients, exposure to mercury is also toxic for everyone in the office when they are attending to a patient with silver amalgams. In fact, toxic exposure during routine dental procedures violates many workplace safety laws. An astonishing 170,000 dentists across the United States still work with amalgams while refusing to acknowledge the harm they are imposing on their patients, their staff, and themselves. Most of this is due to erroneous claims that amalgams don’t release mercury. Watch the trailer here!

By | 2015-06-29T03:00:31+00:00 June 29th, 2015|Holistic Dentistry, Mercury Free Dentistry|0 Comments

Vaccines, Cognitive Impairment, and Mercury Poisoning

Vaccines contain neurotoxins, including aluminum, mercury, formaldehyde, MSG, and antibiotics, among others. The very definition of a neurotoxin is a substance that is damaging to nerve cells, the main component of the human brain. Therefore, it’s safe to assume that these so-called ingredients in vaccines can cause cognitive impairment – similar to the symptoms of PCCI. Learn how holistic dentists help patients avoid toxins, like mercury and other heavy metals.

By | 2015-06-22T13:07:37+00:00 June 22nd, 2015|Holistic Dentistry, Mercury Free Dentistry, News|0 Comments

European Commission Recommends Mercury-Free Dental Fillings

As most holistic dentists recognize, amalgam fillings are extremely harmful to the human body. But, it’s taken a long time for the general health system to promote the removal and ban of silver amalgam fillings, even though the side effects are proven to be detrimental to patients’ health. The European Union’s Scientific Committee on Emerging and Newly Identified Health Risks (SCENIHR) said that when it comes to children and pregnant patients, “alternative materials to amalgam should be the first choice.” Read more on how to eliminate mercury toxins from your mouth and life.

By | 2015-06-15T08:42:00+00:00 June 15th, 2015|Holistic Dentistry, Mercury Free Dentistry, News|0 Comments

7 Dentist-Approved Ways to a Better Smile

Given the approaching summer weather, you might be highly focused on your weight, diet, and exercise routine. If you’re not keeping your teeth and gums in mind, however, your oral health will suffer. In fact, the two go hand in hand – a healthy lifestyle should be an all-around goal, not limited to one portion of your body over the other. To keep up your oral care routine, remember these seven tips.

By | 2015-06-08T03:00:00+00:00 June 8th, 2015|Holistic Dentistry, Mercury Free Dentistry, Nutrition|0 Comments

Best of the Miami Dentist Blog 2014

The New Year is here, and for many people that usually means one thing: It’s time to recommit to better health, wellness, and happiness! As we reflect on 2014, the editor’s of the Miami Dentist Blog would like to highlight a few of our most-read articles on oral health and total body wellness. From everyone at Assure A Smile, we wish you and your family a healthy and prosperous New Year!

Measurably Misleading: The Danger of Silver Fillings

According to a new poll by Zogby Research Services, only about 1 in 10 patients are told by their dentist that dental amalgam (silver fillings) contains a potentially harmful level of liquid mercury (i). It’s estimated that over 1 billion teeth have been restored with dental amalgam worldwide, presenting a serious health concern for the patient, the environment, and the general world population.

By | 2014-09-24T08:41:14+00:00 September 24th, 2014|Holistic Dentistry, Mercury Free Dentistry|0 Comments

Mercury in Your Mouth [Free Infographic]

In 1991, the World Health Organization released a report confirming that the mercury content of dental amalgam (used for silver fillings) was the single greatest source of mercury pollution in non-industrialized settings. Since that time, health professionals and environmental scientists have pushed hard to have the material banned. Unfortunately, there is nothing illegal about putting this dangerous neuro-toxin in your mouth. Learn more about the dangers of mercury-rich dental amalgam in the free infographic below.

By | 2014-07-31T10:29:50+00:00 July 31st, 2014|Holistic Dentistry, Mercury Free Dentistry|0 Comments