Just like people, plants react when they’re stressed. And according to a new report from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), they’re doing just that. Everyday edible crops such as wheat and maize are stepping up the amount of toxins they generate to protect themselves from extreme weather patterns linked to climate change. Eaten over […]
Food’s Defense on a Warming Planet
What is Energetic Testing?
Energetic testing is based on old, traditional Chinese beliefs on energy in the body and how that flow of energy provides information on our health. Read on to learn about the energetic testing we do at Glendale Holistic Dentistry and how it can improve your health.
Mapping Out Your Health Priorities
Your body is unique and doctors don't always know best. Dental choices are challenging and a successful treatment requires a road map that considers your needs, your desires, and the features that define your dental anatomy. At our Glendale, CA office we take great pride in helping you understand your situation, so that you can make the best decisions for your oral health.
Mercury Amalgam FAQ
The average U.S. adult has ten fillings that make use of mercury, a poisonous heavy metal know for its extreme toxicity. Dr. Erwin has been a mercury-free dentist since the mid-1970s and has long campaigned against the use of mercury in dental treatments. He answers some frequently asked questions on mercury amalgam.
What You Need to Know about Mercury Amalgam Removal
The use of mercury in fillings and other dental treatments continues to be common, despite the fact that mercury is a poison and can have adverse health effects. Complications like Dental Amalgam Syndrome can cause memory loss, respiratory problems, and a host of other issues. At Smile Boston we use materials that help to safeguard your oral and overall wellbeing.
Eating Well for Good Oral Health
Eating well is an important component to maintaining good overall health. Food, especially items which are sugar-heavy, can attract harmful bacteria. Dr. Erwin offers some advice on how to eat well, including switching from an acidifying to an alkalinizing diet.