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The World Health Organization urges “switch” away from amalgam

The World Health Organization urges “switch” away from amalgam

Great news from Charlie Brown at Consumers for Dental Choice. I can’t say it much better than he did, so you can read his letter verbatim, below. The World Health Organization urges “switch” away from amalgam In a clear sign that dentistry’s amalgam era is fading, the World Health Organization (“WHO”) just released its long-awaited report on dental amalgam.  In Future Use of Materials for Dental...

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The Top Story Today in Tampa… not what you think

I’m in Tampa, Florida today for a conference and had some shocking news when I woke up. The news? Pinellas County (St. Petersburg, Clearwater, etc.) is REMOVING fluoride from it’s water. The really shocking thing? This news story was AHEAD of the death of the venerable Steve Jobs in this morning’s paper(s). While the battle over fluoride is beginning and/or raging in many municipalities around...

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Help Stop the Use of Mercury in a Major California City

On September 20, 2011 at 5:00 PM, the city of Long Beach will hold a city council meeting that has the potential to radically alter the way Californians are affected by mercury amalgam… and they could use your help. At the urging of Californians for Green Dentistry, the city council in Long Beach will discuss the idea of requiring all dentists to install amalgam separators...

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Win a Free, Safe Mercury Removal!

Win a FREE Safe Mercury Removal (and restoration!)

In celebration of Mercury-Free Awareness Week (September 4-10), we are giving away a FREE safe mercury removal EVERY DAY this week! There are three ways to win: Leave a comment on this article telling us why we should give the free removal to you (what health concerns do you have? Unsolved dental issues? Anything that makes us want to give it to YOU). Visit our...

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Can Root Canals Cause Breast Cancer?

For over 100 years, dentists have been performing root canal therapy: the practice of drilling out the canals of a dead tooth to remove bacteria and “save” the tooth. But by attempting to save a dead tooth, have dentists been causing breast cancer? Some scientific research says yes. “Dr. Thomas Rau, who runs the Paracelsus Clinic (cancer clinic since 1958) in Switzerland recently checked the...

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