1. A

    How to fight a gum infection?

    My wisdom teeth are coming in and a bit of my gum tore open and now I have a little white and red sore on my gums. I really don't want it to get to the point where I have to go to my dentist and get antibiotics because I get really bad side effects with them. And I am just about to go on a...
  2. kind2creatures

    Oil Pulling with Coconut Oil Decreased Plaque and Gingivitis

    I do a little oil pulling with coconut oil, makes sense that it would help with teeth and gums. http://healthimpactnews.com/2015/study-oil-pulling-with-coconut-oil-decreased-plaque-and-gingivitis/
  3. L

    does oil pulling remove toxins?

    I keep hearing all this stuff about how great oil pulling is, which is really annoying because these people's clams are never backed up by research. Apparently it's supposed to be good for removing toxins from the mouth, which seems to make no sense. How does that work? Are there any peer...
  4. kind2creatures

    Hydrogen Peroxide Harmful to Teeth and Gums

    I was using hydrogen peroxide as a mouthwash in place of Listerine, but they say that it is harmful to the teeth and gum tissue...http://www.greenmedinfo.com/blog/hydrogen-peroxide-mouthwash-harmful-teeth
  5. kind2creatures

    Growing New Hybrid Teeth

    Growing hybrid teeth in humans from human gum cells and mouse stem cells...http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2013/mar/09/tooth-replacement-mouse-cells
  6. B

    Child has 10 cavities!! He has an all natural, low sugar diet. What can we do?!!

    The title says it all. My 4-year has 10 cavities. He eats an all-natural diet full of vegies and fruit. Desserts are rare in our house. When we do have them, they are gluten-free and usually made with agave nectar as the sweetner. The dentist said we need to use flouride toothpaste and...
  7. J

    Success Healing Cavities?

    Hello, my name is Josh. I'm 23 years old, and I have some pretty severe teeth issues. After visiting the dentist last week, I've been told that I have three teeth that need to be removed, and that I have five cavities that need to be filled. Of the teeth that need to be removed, two are broken -...
  8. K

    Coconut Oil and Tooth Decay

    A research study in Ireland has discovered that coconut oil can help prevent tooth decay. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19435442 Very early days yet, but one has the feeling this discovery could revolutionize personal dental hygiene in years to come.
  9. N


    Has anyone heard of enamel fluorosis? I heard this is a relatively recent disease that effects children?
  10. revzen

    Teeth & Facial Swelling

    For almost 2 yrs I have suffered with teeth problems(infections) and facial swelling(right side). In December of 2011 I had root canal work done, this followed a series of dental infections(3). My teeth are sore most of the time, and also feel "weird"! Sometimes it hurts when I eat biscuits(or...
  11. kind2creatures

    FDA Ignoring Warnings About Amalgam Fillings

    The FDA is ignoring its own scientists' warnings about the use of mercury fillings, especially in children and pregnant women. :xbone: Information here about the dangers of amalgam fillings, and the safety precautions you should take if deciding to have them...
  12. S

    Bite change or jaw muscle change?

    So I posted on here like 10 months ago.. one day I bit down on some food in a weird way, my jaw jutted out to the side and I felt some pain.. The next day/two my jaw was pretty tense.. Went to some craniosacral therapists who did some work on my jaw muscles etc. Anyway, ever since then my...
  13. F

    teeth and gum pain!!! ASAP

    My left front tooth and the one next to it hurt very bad every time I touch them. They even move a little bit. At the very top of my gums (above my left front tooth) it hurts very bad when I apply pressher and my left cheek and left side lips feel a lil swolen. My gums are a pinkish color and...
  14. N

    Are there root canal alternatives?

    My own brittle teeth with cavities brought me to this wonderful forum! I am 55 and male vegetarian from India with a love for spicy/curried food supplemented by lots of salads, greens, green juices, fruit juices/shakes etc. I did use food grade diluted Hydogen Peroxide and herbal toothpastes for...
  15. O

    Loose teeth nightmare - please help - urgent!

    Please help me, I am terrified that my front teeth are going to fall out. It's a nightmare and I feel so scared!!! I am 35 years old and have brushed my teeth twice a day without fail for my whole life. I use mouthwash most days but not always. As of about a year ago, I also use dental floss...
  16. kind2creatures

    Grapefruit Seed Extract and Tooth Enamel

    I have some gum issues and would like to start using Grapefruit Seed Extract on my toothbrush everyday, as recommended in another thread by Marcus. It seems to me that it would be very acidic, I know it has a low pH. Is it safe for your teeth to use GSE everyday :confused:
  17. D.O.

    Please Help; I'm too young for this!

    I am in my mid 20's and for the last few months my teeth have been brittle, decaying, falling out, and I have had a surprisingly increased amount of cavities. I have no gum bleeding. But do have fine "cracks", as well as the breaking seems to begin around the gums. There have been many...
  18. G

    Mouth infections

    Does anyone know of any good home remedy for treating mouth irritations? I have raw, infamed tissue inside my cheek & in the crevice beside my bottom teeth. It makes eating very difficult. Thanks, Eve