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CDC and ADA Now Advise to Avoid Using Fluoride 
Two top public health agencies have finally conceded there are risks to fluoride in your drinking water...

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Tooth Tale

Ophelia(picking herbs): There's calendula and witch hazel, licorice root and yerba maté...
Hamlet: She's mad.



Daily Diet Plays A Vital Role In Oral Health

"A person's daily diet plays a very important role with not only their oral health but also their overall health," says Dr. David Villarreal, the Los Angeles-based dentist and creator of herbal-based Estrella Oral Mouth Rinse and Toothpaste recently launched into the retail marketplace.


Dry Mouth?

Causes for Dry Mouth include:
  • Certain medications, such as those that treat Depression, Anxiety, Obesity, Epilepsy, Hypertension, etc.
  • Certain medical treatments such as Chemotherapy for Cancer patients
  • Smoking
  • Alcoholism
  • Other...



Halitosis - Bad Breath?

“Effect of an Essential Oil Herbal Mouthwash on Oral Malodor”

Study performed at University of Rochester Eastman Dental Center, NY, USA

Objective: To evaluate the effect of an essential oil/herbal extract rinse on oral malodor over a 6 hour period.




What's In Your Toothpaste?

June 1, 2007


The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today warned consumers to avoid using tubes of toothpaste labeled as made in China, and issued an important alert to prevent toothpaste containing the poisonous chemical diethylene glycol (DEG) form entering the United States. DEG is used in antifreeze and as a solvent.

WHAT'S IN YOUR TOOTHPASTE?



Why Use Essential Oils In A Mouth Rinse?

Essential Oils are the volatile,aromatic liquid extracts obtained from herbs in there living state (plants, shrubs, flowers, trees, roots, bark and seeds) These oils contain oxygenating properties which help to effectively transport nutrients to the cell of the body and to increase available cell oxygen.


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Effect of an Essential Oil-Containing Antimicrobial Mouthrinse on Specific Plaque Bacteria in Vivo


Aim: This study was conducted to investigate the effect of rinsing with an essential oil-containing mouthrinse on levels of specific supra and subgingival bacteria in subjects with gingivitis


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The Efficacy of an Essential Oil Antiseptic Mouthrinse vs. Dental Floss in Controlling Interproximal Gingivitis - A Comparative Study


Maintenance of an adequate level of daily oral hygiene is essential for the prevention and control of plaque-associated oral diseases. Studies have clearly demonstrated that the ability to control the onset or progression of periodontal diseases is enhanced by more frequent or intense episodes of plaque control instruction."


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