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Healing without Antibiotics

In this photo I am Day 4 healing a gum abscess near a molar after my systemic dentist cleaned the abscess out and ozonated the area. In two more days, I would return to my dentist, and we would both see the results of my healing—and the consequences of my choice not to take the antibiotics my dentist prescribed.

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Pediatric caries is preventable, but there's an epidemic

You hear moms talking about the pediatric caries epidemic at playgrounds and birthday parties. 2-year olds with dental caries—the bacteria that eats away at tooth enamel—on baby teeth. Or a 6-year old who goes to the dentist to discover she has 11 cavities! Parents are baffled. They help their children brush, they help their children floss, they avoid sugar and processed foods, and still…the cavities keep coming.

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