My Article in
Well Being Journal

In 2014, I designed and implemented a study in my offices investigating the effects of several nutrient-dense food supplements on gum disease. I titled the paper, Gum Disease and Nutrient-Dense Food Supplements: results of an in-office study. It has been published in the March/April issue…

What’s Easy? … What’s Not?

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist September 25, 2015     If you had heartburn and took an antacid, that would be easy. Most of the time the heartburn might go away in an hour. Problem solved. If you got heartburn once every 4-5…

Gum Disease and the Sun

You’ve heard many times that exposure to the sun causes cancer. That’s what everybody tells us. That’s true for repeated sunburn and overexposure. But, our bodies are designed to use the sun’s UVB rays to make vitamin D in our skin through an efficient and…

Some Personal Thoughts…

Here I am – a periodontist and a primal-nutrition enthusiast. I know that I can improve the gum health of my periodontal patients using (1) patient-friendly, cutting-edge treatment to correct gum disease along with (2) primal nutrition concepts that help prevent the return of gum…

Six Steps to the New You

So, it’s the New Year and you’re thinking about the New You.   You think you want to go Paleo or Primal or Ancestral. They basically are all the same with only slight differences. Here are 6 steps to reach your goal of eliminating the…