Contemporary Dentistry

Preventative Dentistry

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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This Is Why You Should Consider Plant-Based Mouthwash

Oral hygiene is one of the most important steps to ensuring good oral health. Typical oral hygiene includes brushing and flossing, but for some people a mouthwash may also be recommended to help control plaque and prevent gum disease.

Unfortunately, many commercial mouthwashes have additions that aren’t good for oral […]

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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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New Study Shows Yogurt Consumption Could Lower Gum Disease Risk

It’s an essential principle of holistic dentistry that your diet is one of the biggest influences on your oral health. Most of the time, we talk about foods that are associated with increased risks, such as fruit juices or sugary snacks. But it’s also important to understand that some foods could have a protective effect […]

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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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