Is Gum Disease an Autoimmune Disease?

Gum disease (or periodontal disease) can be viewed as an acute infection as well as a chronic infection. Is the chronic phase actually related to an autoimmune reaction?   An autoimmune disease is a disease in which the body produces antibodies that attack its own…

What I Eat

When I discuss a healthy diet with my patients, they invariably ask me, “So, what do YOU eat?” That’s the best question they could ask.   I know many physicians and dentists who tell their patients to do one thing, but for themselves they do…

My Favorite Paleo Recipes:
Powerhouse Salad

  Food is Medicine. This is a powerful statement!   Almost 2500 years ago, Hippocrates was credited with saying, “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” He also was credited with saying, “The natural healing force within each of us is the…