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Why Top Athletes Can Have Bad Teeth

A new study confirms that top athletes in Great Britain have bad teeth. Although the study looks exclusively at athletes from the UK, its results are much more broadly applicable than that–many top athletes are plagued by dental problems. Understanding why competing as an elite athlete damages teeth helps show why a Holistic Dentistry

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Smarter Living Guide Helps Us Learn to Live without Sugar

We’ve all been the victims of a conspiracy. That conspiracy by the sugar industry was designed to make us think that fat was the problem in our diet. For more than 50 years, they influenced nutrition research, pointing to fat as the reason for the rising obesity epidemic. All the while, added sugar levels in […]

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Good News for Teeth: Sugary Drink Consumption Continues to Decline

In holistic dentistry, we know that taking care of your teeth is more than just oral hygiene and making regular dental visits. It’s about adopting a lifestyle that is healthy for your teeth and your body.

And one of the best places to start with that is by changing your […]

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Composite Fillings as Durable as Amalgam

Most of us are ready to move on from the use of mercury amalgam fillings, which are bad for your appearance, bad for your health, and bad for the environment. But the last possible argument in their favor is that some people believe they are more durable than Healthy, Tooth-Colored Dental Fillings in Rochester, NY

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Propolis: An All-Natural Do-It-All in Dentistry

There are few natural substances that are more flexible and more effective for dental treatments than propolis. Propolis has powerful protective and regenerative properties that make it appropriate for many purposes in dentistry–and studies show that it can significantly improve your results without introducing synthetic chemicals. As part of our holistic dentistry

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