What Is the Latest Technology in Dentistry?

What Is the Latest Technology in Dentistry?

by Thomas Soracco June 13, 2019

The new advances in dentistry are going to be game changing. From super-tiny robots, to artificial intelligence and even the use of age old bacteria the future of dentistry is something to look forward to... and it's coming fast!

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Great Tips for Better Oral Hygiene

Great Tips for Better Oral Hygiene

by Thomas Soracco June 07, 2019

Chances are that you probably learned most of your oral health practices at home from your parents or your siblings. Perhaps you picked up a few at school, from friends or even from surfing the web or social media.

Nothing wrong with it, but we have all learned by now that just because it is on the internet does not mean it is true!  So, to help you get your dental and oral care facts straight, here are some common are oral health care myths and misconceptions:

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What Is the Best Way to Get Probiotics? Food or Supplements?

What Is the Best Way to Get Probiotics? Food or Supplements?

by Thomas Soracco May 30, 2019

Probiotics has become quite a “buzzword” these days. There certainly are tons of claims, from preventing diarrhea to promoting cardiovascular health and even boosting your immune system as a whole. It has been over a century since probiotics were first “discovered” and it would seem that the science has held up. 

Assuming that probiotics can do a body good, a very important question remains–is it better to get your probiotics from real food sources or from probiotic supplements? 

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Five Probiotic Boosting Breakfast Options to Try

Five Probiotic Boosting Breakfast Options to Try

by Tom Soracco May 23, 2019

A healthy breakfast can be the most important meal of the day. The word literally means to break a fast (not eating all night) and so even those of us that are intermittent fasters can consider that first meal of the day “breakfast” even if it is at one in the afternoon! Here are some probiotic boosting ideas...

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The Best Probiotic Foods for Your Brain

The Best Probiotic Foods for Your Brain

by Tom Soracco May 12, 2019

If you’re already taking probiotic supplements, or have added probiotics to your diet, then you are already familiar with the benefits they have for your health. But did you know that those benefits from probiotics may also include boosting your brain power as well?

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Is Coffee Good for Oral Health?

Is Coffee Good for Oral Health?

by Tom Soracco May 08, 2019

Well, according to a study published in the first quarter of 2009 of the Journal of Conservative Dentistry, coffee consumption can actually help prevent cavities. Evidently, coffee has antibacterial and anti-caries (anti-cavity) properties.

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Is There a Link Between Gum Disease and Alzheimer's?

Is There a Link Between Gum Disease and Alzheimer's?

by Tom Soracco May 06, 2019

In Medscape, a February 2019 medical article suggests a very real link between gum disease and Alzheimer’s and that gum disease (and poor oral hygiene in general) can play a role in the onset of dementia, supporting the idea of pathogen-related dementia.

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Are Probiotics Bad for You?

Are Probiotics Bad for You?

by Tom Soracco May 03, 2019

Probiotics are likely one of the most potentially misunderstood dietary supplements out there at the moment. Chances are that you’ve heard of the benefits of taking them. But what about the downsides? Are there any potential risks in taking probiotics? Find out more...

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A Look at Cancer Prevention Foods–Easy and Affordable Options to Start

A Look at Cancer Prevention Foods–Easy and Affordable Options to Start

by Tom Soracco May 01, 2019

Many medical experts now agree that, besides keeping you healthy, diet plays a major part in cancer preventionEating healthy does not mean spending your last dime to do so. Fast foods, processed foods and prepared meals are not only expensive but in the long-run add up to huge medical bills, poor health and unhappy living. 

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Can Probiotics Help with Dementia and Your Mental Health?

Can Probiotics Help with Dementia and Your Mental Health?

by Tom Soracco April 29, 2019

Beyond maintaining the balance of “good” and “bad” bacteria in your gastrointestinal tract and oral cavity, probiotics may also play a role in promoting better mental health.

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5 Must-Try Ways for Vegans to Get Probiotics

5 Must-Try Ways for Vegans to Get Probiotics

by Tom Soracco April 22, 2019

Eating right, and living healthily, does not have to be a chore. Probiotic food is a delightful way to promote health. But probiotic food isn’t limited to dairy. So, whether you’re a full-on vegan, or only vegan “part-time”, grab a spoon, and dig into these delectable probiotic treats that are sure to tantalize your taste buds, and boost your health!

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Finding My Purpose as a Holistic Dentist

Finding My Purpose as a Holistic Dentist

by Paul Omalley April 12, 2019

“Well, OK Doc, I guess we just have to pull ‘em all out and go with false teeth then… “

These words came out of the mouth of a young man in his early 20’s. This case really shook my world as a dentist. 

After time spent living, working and practicing as a dentist in the somewhat rural area of West Texas, I was used to having to replace bad teeth with bridges or full-sets of false teeth in the older population set. But this was a young man that should be in the absolute prime of his life.

Unfortunately, there wasn’t much that traditional dentistry could offer him but to pull all of his teeth and have him spend the rest of his life with the discomfort and setbacks of false teeth.

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