Eat Your Medicine: Food as Pharmacology - Mark Hyman, MD
What you put at the end of your fork is more powerful medicine than anything you will find at the bottom of a pill bottle. Food is the most powerful medicine available to heal chronic disease, which will account for more than 50 million deaths and cost the global economy $47 trillion by 2030. All you need to do is eat your medicine and think of your grocery store as your pharmacy. The Chinese have known this for centuries.
Making the connection - Linking oral and cardiac health - Calgary Herald
Few people realize how closely oral health is linked to cardiac health, says Dr. Michael Froeschl, an interventional cardiologist at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute.
"Oral health is critically important in patients who are at risk of developing infections of the heart and heart valves," says Froeschl.
Diabetics in the dark about oral health issues
Many people with diabetes are unaware of the close links between the state of their oral health and their risk of developing complications, medical researchers warn in the latest issue of the British Dental Journal (BDJ).
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Calgary stops adding fluoride to water - CBC News Calgary
The city stopped putting fluoride into Calgary's drinking supply as of Thursday.
However, it will be at least a week before the fluoride drops back to naturally occurring levels, say city officials. Both the Bow and Elbow rivers naturally contain between .1 and .4 milligrams of fluoride per litre, depending on the time of year.
Healthy gums, not tough gums
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Invisalign can work for you
A confident smile isn't the only benefit of correcting your dental issues with custom-made Invisalign aligners.
Not only is Invisalign versatile, helping to correct a broad range of dental and orthodontic issues, but it really works. And there are over a million smiles to back that up. But a confident smile isn't the only benefit of correcting your dental issues with custom-made Invisalign aligners—your health can be positively impacted as well. Learn more about several common issues below that an experienced Invisalign doctor can work with you to correct.
Periowave - Fights Periodontal Disease
Bacteria associated with periodontal diseases can travel into the bloodstream and may result in other adverse health effects.