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Toothbrushes – Recommendations and How to Choose a Toothbrush

A toothbrush is a simple but powerful device we use (hopefully) multiple times a day for all of our lives.  Few objects have such permanence!  Or are so crucial to dental health.  Owning a good toothbrush and using it is essential to maintaining a healthy smile and dental condition.  So, the question I hear often […]

Topic: What You Don’t Know about Mercury Fillings CAN Harm You”

Millions of Americans have silver fillings, or amalgams, to patch cavities in their teeth. “Dental amalgams contain mercury, which may have neurotoxic effects on the nervous systems of developing children and fetuses,” the FDA said in a notice on its Web site in 2008.  Many people do not realize the “silver” amalgam fillings are 50% […]