Tag: fillings


Teeth are often restored using plastic (composite) or porcelain (ceramic) materials. However, when too much of a tooth’s structure has been worn away (by decay, a fracture, an injury, or large filling), a crown or “cap” may be needed. A crown may be needed to Restore a tooth when it is unable to support any type of filling Support other dental work Protect a weak...

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Mercury fillings- How they affect the body and why it’s important to have them removed

Mercury fillings aka Amalgam fillings, have been in the controversial spotlight of the Dental Industry for some time now. The main questions that have come into play- 1. What are the damaging effects of Mercury?and 2. What is the best step I can take prevent toxicifation? Although used for over 150 years, it has been found in recent studies that exposure from mercury dental fillings,...

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