There’s a lot that we can do from the outside to get our teeth squeaky clean with toothpaste, flossing, tongue cleaning, oil pulling, and other methods, but beyond the surface, good oral health starts from within, and we can improve its state with what we eat. If you're thinking about the best food for oral health, here are a few foods to incorporate into your diet for ... Continue Reading
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Robyn Openshaw: Hello, everyone. We have a really great interview today with Dr. Judson Wall, who is one of Utah's premier biological dentists, and we’re talking about the FLUORIDE controversy. Welcome, Dr. Judson Wall. Dr. Judson Wall: Thank you, Robyn. It's a pleasure to be here. Robyn: Dr. Wall has a beautiful, state-of-the-art clinic in Bountiful, Utah. I get the ... Continue Reading
This is an interview I did with Dr. Scott Chandler, DDS, of Payson, Utah. He’s a biological dentist, and we’re talking about periodontal disease and gum infections. Generally speaking, biological (or holistic, or functional) dentists educate themselves far outside what is taught in dental schools. You’ll learn quite a bit about your overall health from a biological ... Continue Reading
As more commercial products come under fire for questionable, lab-conjured ingredients, it’s time to read yet another label: Toothpaste hosts a slew of chemicals, some of which were first approved as pesticides. We know. Creepy. And then there’s fluoride. We’ll get to that in a sec. The Dirty Secret Behind Toothpaste Here’s what’s in the products that are supposed to keep ... Continue Reading
Did you know that your teeth can repair and heal, just like bones? The composition of tooth enamel is 96% minerals, making it the hardest tissue in the human body . But despite being so strong, teeth are also porous, and can lose as well as absorb these minerals. This is both the bad news and the good news, because just as cavities form due to demineralization of the tooth ... Continue Reading