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

Each cell affects every
other cell in your body.

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Gum Disease

Dark Chocolate and Gum Health

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist December 12, 2016     OMG! Dark chocolate.   Growing up, chocolate was my thing – chocolate cookies, chocolate ice cream, chocolate cake, chocolate milk, chocolate candy. None was healthy. Chocolate itself wasn’t the problem. The stuff that…

Medical Research Proves
Diet Reverses Gum Disease

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist December 5, 2016     Medical research is amazing. When performed properly, it presents knowledge or proof that was previously unknown. Below, I describe two medical papers that have offered knowledge and proof that was previously unknown about…

An Apple a Day
Gut Health & Mouth Health

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist November 28, 2016     Everyone has heard the proverbial phrase, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” Well, there is research that shows two apples a day prepared properly improve gut health. A healthy gut, in…

Hormones & Swollen Gums

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist September 19, 2016 Chelsea and Brenda don’t know each other. Both are patients of mine. Chelsea is 27 and pregnant with her first child. Brenda is 54 and postmenopausal. Both have swollen, bleeding, and sore gums. Both want…