What is Oil Pulling, And Does It Actually Work?
Oil pulling as we know it today has been around for thousands of years and originated in ancient India as an Ayurvedic practice used for “purifying” the body by “pulling” toxins out through the gums and mouth using oil as an adsorption (pulling) medium. Right off the bat, you are probably skeptical, and rightly so. […]#holisticdentistry#cavityprevention#gumdisease
Written by prositesdental • Feb 2 • 4 minute read
Gum disease is a common problem that can occur very gradually. Aging, brushing too hard, genetics, and any lapse in hygiene habits can get the ball rolling in the wrong direction. It starts with oral bacteria that feed on particles of carbohydrate-rich foods left behind after a meal. The bacteria metabolize carbohydrates and produce plaque […]#gumdisease#treatment#oral health#gum health#periodontal treatment
Written by prositesdental • Dec 31 • 2 minute read