Category Archives: Hygiene

Exposed! Toxic Ingredients in Your Toothpaste

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By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness

July 17, 2017

  • What are you brushing your teeth with?
  • Toxic ingredients in your toothpaste
  • Safe, non-toxic care for your teeth

These days toothpaste choices are endless. And they’re extremely confusing.

Should you choose the one that promises to whiten your teeth or the one that restores tooth enamel? Is it better to pick a toothpaste that prevents cavities or one that fights plaque and gingivitis?

The truth is, no matter which one you choose, it’s pretty much a given that it contains toxic chemicals.

While this may sound unlikely, toxins in tooth care products is much more widespread than you would think. Continue reading

Save Your Teeth, Save Your Life

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By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness

March 6, 2017

  • The amazing nutrient that heals gum disease
  • Poor dental health linked to poor physical health
  • Save your teeth, save your life

Back in the 1970’s, scientists made a groundbreaking discovery.

They found that the majority of people suffering from gingivitis and periodontal disease had extremely low blood levels of a specific nutrient.

But guess what happened when patients with gingival pockets, swelling, pain, bleeding and loose teeth caused by gum disease took 50 mg of this nutrient each day?

In just three weeks all of them showed improvement in the condition of their gums. In fact, the results were equivalent to 6 months of regular dental care… but occurred in less than a single month!

Over the years, the use of this nutrient in dental health has practically vanished. That’s a great injustice to anyone who suffers from gum disease. Worse, it may be damaging much more than your dental health.

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Did Your Dentist Miss This?

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By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness

August 12, 2016

  • Here’s where regular dental care falls short
  • What’s good for your gut is good for your mouth
  • Take dentures out of your future

Nobody wants to lose their teeth and end up with dentures.

So you brush, floss and rinse regularly to remove offensive bacteria that can rot your teeth and infect your gums. You probably also visit your dentist every six months for a professional cleaning.

But have you ever noticed that some people seem to be plagued with caps, crowns, root canals, gum disease and extractions… no matter how well they take care of their teeth?

There may be a relatively simple explanation for that. Continue reading

Don’t Take Another Sip Until You Read This…

By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness

May 11, 2015

  • Do you have a prescription for fluoridated water?
  • This hazardous waste product has unwanted side effects
  • Free your body – and your mind – from the toxic effects of fluoride

All sorts of chemicals are added to your municipal water supply. The majority of these compounds are to keep the water safe, so you can drink it without becoming sick. Continue reading

The Top Three Myths of Handwashing

By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness

January 01, 2013

  • Why germs aren’t as evil as TV commercials would have you think
  • The secret threat posed by antibacterial soap
  • Why water temperature doesn’t matter

Proper hand washing technique is one of the first hygiene habits every parent teaches a child.

You see it in countless public bathrooms everyday – parents waiting patiently while children lather, rinse, and dry. Or, as they get older, grilling them as soon as they emerge from the bathroom, “Did you wash?” Continue reading

Is Your Mouthwash Giving You Cavities?

By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness

January 28, 2012

  • Can mouthwash trigger tooth decay?
  • A hidden cause of enamel erosion
  • Three easy ways to protect your pearly whites

When we were kids our parents taught us early on to take good care of our teeth… “If you’re true to your teeth, they won’t be false to you.” Continue reading

What Your Gums Say About Your Health

By Bonnie Jenkins, Advanced Natural Wellness

For years now, modern medicine has known about the strong influence that gum disease can have on the rest of your body. And yet, I’d venture to guess that many people still don’t realize how vital healthy teeth and gums really are. That’s why one recent study grabbed my attention. It pointed out that ignoring the health of your mouth could be far more serious than you ever imagined. Continue reading