Dr. Twohig's Blog
August 19, 2019
If you are unaware, August 25-31 is Mercury-Free Dentistry Week. This is a time when dentists who offer natural, holistic methods of treatment want to inform patients of the dangers associated with dental amalgams that contain the harmful substance, mercury. It’s also a time to learn about newer, safe, and more effective solutions to helping individuals restore their smiles without the unfortunate side effects. Read on to find out more about this toxic substance and ways you can avoid it by choosing mercury-free dentistry in Weyauwega.
August 9, 2019
While you were pregnant or nursing, you were probably very careful about the foods, beverages, and medicines you put into your body. This desire to protect your child is natural for mothers and father alike, but did you think about that filling you had placed years ago? You’ve never been happy with it because of its glaring, silvery color, but you needed it nonetheless. Unfortunately, these “silver fillings,” are what is known as a traditional amalgam restoration, and the substance inside it – mercury – can be harmful to pregnant women, nursing mothers, and even young children. As part of Mercury-Free Dentistry Week, August 25-31, protect yourself and your child from this harmful toxin, and find out why it is suggested you seek safe mercury removal in Weyauwega.
July 16, 2019
Sleep apnea in Weyauwega is no laughing matter. This common sleep disorder is the reality for millions of Americans. Each day, they wake up feeling as they got no sleep the night before, forcing their bodies and their brains to move throughout the day much like a zombie. Not only are they sleep deprived, but their bodies and immune systems are weakening as a result. If you are one of the millions needing more sleep, find out exactly how detrimental this common condition is to your body and what you can do to get the rest you need.
July 1, 2019
So, you want a dentist who is mindful of more than just your oral health. It’s understandable, especially since your body can be easily impacted by the methods used to treat various dental problems. But what do you know about a holistic dentist in Weyauwega? There are some unique styles and techniques used that most people don’t know about. As you consider the idea of seeking a holistic dentist, let us help you better understand more about this type of dentistry.
June 2, 2019
Over the years, you’ve probably heard others talk about fluoride and its ability to prevent tooth decay. What you may not have heard are the toxic effects it can have on your overall health. Whether you’re treating your own teeth or your children’s, it’s important that you know what you’re putting in your body. Let a holistic dentist in Weyauwega explain how you can prevent tooth decay without the use of fluoride. (more…)