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Can a Root Canal Cause Health Issues?

Some dentists believe root canals are necessary for remedying severe damage to the tooth and its root, whether occurring from cavities, fractures, or abscesses. When the root becomes inflamed, removal of the infection is necessary. Without treatment of some sort, individuals might experience pain, swelling, or discomfort in the afflicted area. These symptoms should be discussed as soon as possible with your dental professional so they can provide adequate treatment.

By | 2015-09-04T03:35:00+00:00 September 4th, 2015|Cosmetic Dentistry, Holistic 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

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

Fluoride, ADHD, and Tooth Decay

Over-exposure to fluoride is common and may cause a variety of serious side effects, including dental fluorosis (permanent discoloration of enamel), thyroid disease, kidney disease, and lowered IQ in children, just to name a few. Now, a new study links fluoride consumption with increased rates of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) among children.

By | 2015-03-12T15:20:00+00:00 March 12th, 2015|Fluoride in Your Water, Holistic Dentistry|0 Comments