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is at the core of
everything your body
does for you.

From health to sickness,
from energy to lethargy,
from happiness to depression –
the necessary nutrients your cells
receive or do not receive affect
everything about you. If only one cell
in your body is deprived, it slowly affects
the rest of you.

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How should you
clean your teeth?
Let me count the ways!
When I was a kid
going to the dentist,
my dentist always told me
I had to brush harder.
What did that mean?
When my family moved to another city,
my new dentist told me totally different
things about brushing my teeth.
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While I cannot answer
treatment-specific questions,
I can respond to your general concerns!
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Advice Given to Me

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS ● Nutritional Periodontist February 5, 2018     Advice can be found in the most unusual places.   I have been given advice by an astute dental scholar. He encouraged me to understand the science of evidence. There is only one…

Mouth-Gut Connection

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist November 27, 2017     There is a long tube that passes through your body. It starts with your mouth and ends at your anus. Everything you eat and drink moves through this tube (known as the gastrointestinal…

Essential Oils for the Mouth

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist October 2, 2017     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, essential…