Is my immune system compromised

Is my immune system compromised?

We’re all born with natural immune systems that defend our bodies against germs and infections. While modern medicine, in the form of vaccines and other treatments, is invaluable to stave off serious illness,the last couple of years have demonstrated a very important need: the need to keep immune systems robust and from being compromised. But…

Fatigue, Headache, Nausea–OH MY!

You’re going about your daily routine when suddenly, boom! You get hit with feelings of sluggishness. Then your head begins to ache. Maybe both of those feelings are accompanied by uneasiness in your stomach. There are many conditions that can cause fatigue, headaches, and nausea. It is important to know the conditions these symptoms can…

family with cold and flu symptoms

Supplements and Foods for Cold and Flu Season

Cold and flu season is approaching, which means people are loading up on supplements and remedies to boost their immune systems. Despite popular belief, not all “immune-boosting” supplements ward off the germs that cause cold and flu. Which supplements are worth the investment? Several vitamins and foods naturally enhance and protect the immune system, which…

young woman sitting in dentist office and looking at her holistic dentist with a smile

4 Reasons to Visit a Holistic Dentist

Holistic dentists and traditional dentists have the same college degree and offer many of the same conventional dental services. However, the principal difference between a holistic (or biological) dentist and a traditional dentist is how they approach oral health care. Biological dentists focus on enhancing oral health to improve systemic health, while traditional dentists center…

Smiling young woman receiving holistic dental checkup

The History of Holistic Dentistry

If you are interested in switching dental care providers, you may be wondering if holistic dentistry is a legitimate and safe choice. Holistic dentists are certified and have the same training as traditional dentists. Nevertheless, holistic dentists recognize the mouth’s relationship to overall health.  Contrary to popular belief, holistic dentistry is not an ADA-recognized specialty.…

young blonde woman drinking water and taking multivitamins

What vitamins and minerals do I need daily?

According to a scientific review published by the American Medical Association, vitamin deficiencies are connected to chronic illnesses, including certain cancers and coronary heart disease. Even in a complete diet, people may not receive all of the nutrients they need, so multivitamins may help establish a foundation of good health. Not all multivitamins are created…

Metal-Free Dentistry

What to Know About Metal-Free Dentistry

For decades, many dental procedures included the use of metals. However, they are neither aesthetically pleasing nor particularly healthy.  Luckily, the dental industry is moving beyond the use of metals. The team at the Biomed Center New England in Providence, RI, can answer all of your questions about metal-free dentistry and find you alternatives that…

What to Know About Metal-Free Dentistry

For decades, many dental procedures included the use of metals. However, they are neither aesthetically pleasing or particularly healthy.  Luckily, the dental industry is moving beyond the use of metals. The team at the BioMed Center New England in Providence, RI, can answer all of your questions about metal-free dentistry and find you alternatives that…