How Does Fluoride Work?

You hear about fluoride being used in toothpastes, mouthwashes, drinking water and treatments at dental offices.  Have you ever wondered what fluoride is, where it comes from and the reasons for using it to help with our oral health? What Is Fluoride? Fluoride is a mineral found in soil, water, both fresh and salt, various…

Dental Problems — Potential Markers of Celiac Disease

Many people continually develop cavities despite their best efforts to eat well, brush thoroughly, and floss daily. Interestingly, new research indicates that for some individuals, such tooth decay may be a sign that there is a larger underlying problem:  celiac disease. What is celiac disease, and what effect does it have on the state of…