Recent Blog Posts
One area that seems to be a theme with some anti-establishment & health groups is 'toxic toothpaste'. While most are fearful of the fluoride, I am not. Instead I agree with experts like Dr. David Suzuki (the Canadian version of Michael Moore), and worry about the chemicals added for other benefits like bacteria control and specifically tartar control. While advertisers on the show would be upset hearing this I would recommend that people avoid 'total'...
Did you know 'tartar control' toothpastes can cause painful ulcers? Vote Now!
The human stomach is a powerful bag of acid that leaks the wrong direction. Almost every day I ask a few patients who have 'bad teeth' if they have heart burn...some don't but may admit they have a problem with acid reflux but haven't seen their doctor about it. Dentists and hygienists may be giving the wrong advice by thinking flossing, brushing and the right toothpaste will prevent tooth decay. If the stomach acid is...
Did you know acid reflux could ruin your teeth? Vote Now!
My recent comments
On: Acid Mouth? (Post)
As mentioned in the 'toxic toothpaste' posting, ACID REFLUX is killin...
On: Toxic Toothpaste (Post)
Your choice of toothpaste is important, but knowing about 'acid reflu...
On: lasik surgery (is it worth it?) (Post)
My wife had it done about 10 years ago and is doing well. You could s...