Essential Oils for the Mouth

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist October 2, 2017 [printfriendly]     Essential oils used in the mouth will kill bacteria. Medical studies show that essential oils may work as well as chlorhexidine, which is the gold standard to kill mouth bacteria. In fact,…

Tattoo Inks Might Be Harmful

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist August 28, 2017 [printfriendly]     Medical research suggests that tattoo inks might be harmful; yet, so much is unknown. I believe this subject must be addressed and discussed. Pigments in tattoo inks may be a neglected source…

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist August 21, 2017 [printfriendly]     Do you love sweets? You’re not alone. But, how do you satisfy your sweet tooth?   Do you indulge in free-sugars? Have you substituted artificial sweeteners for free-sugars? What about natural sweeteners?…