Optimum Nutrition

Gluten:
Weapon of Mass Destruction

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist August 7, 2017     Maybe I’m being too dramatic. But, I’ll still take the liberty to call gluten, the original weapon of mass destruction. Let me explain.   Gluten Gluten is a family of proteins that is…

Sugar Causes More Than Rotten Teeth

Alvin H. Danenberg, DDS • Nutritional Periodontist July 24, 2017     I have written about soda and sugar’s effects on the mouth. Sugar alone is the major cause of tooth decay. However, sugar causes more than rotten teeth. It is the major cause of…