IABDM 2019 Nashville Annual Meeting on Biological Dentistry, November 14-16

“What Does Gum Disease Have to Do with Cancer?” to be presented by Blanche Grube, DMD, MIABDM International lecturer, Dr. Blanche Grube will be presenting the latest groundbreaking research on gum disease and the cancer connection. The first two folks who reply to this post, will each receive one complimentary ticket! Please send an email […]

Medical Implications of Dental Mercury: A Review

by Hal A. Huggins, DDS, MS “The toxicity of mercury has been known for centuries and has often been underestimated. We have yet to fully appreciate the potential relationship between illness and the body’s exposure to mercury from a variety of sources, including dental amalgams. It behooves us to be aware of these relationships when […]

Trinity Health Freedom Expo – October 26-27, 2019

Dr. Blanche and her team are looking forward this fantastic health expo where they will glean insight and gather information which benefits their patients – all in the interest of natural, holistic healthcare and science. “Trinity Health Freedom Expo is about meeting the people who are making the discoveries and having a hands-on experience with […]

Study Reveals Environmental Impact of Dental Amalgam

According to the United Nations Environment Programme, dental amalgam represents over 20% of the global mercury used in products. The Minamata Convention on Mercury is now in force, 110 countries of the 128 signatories having ratified the treaty. Countries are now working on implementation for treaty compliance. This article is presented by The Dental Tribune. […]

Mercury Contamination from Dental Amalgam

Mercury in dental amalgam is a hidden source of global mercury pollution, resulting from the illegal diversion of dental mercury into the artisanal and small-scale gold mining sector, to crematoria emissions from the deceased and sewage sludge that is sold to farmers. These significant mercury sources result in air, water, and food contamination that consequently […]

Titanium Exposure and Human Health

Dr. Blanche Grube, et al, recently published a paper in Oral Science International wherein they discuss impacts of titanium on human health. Abstract Historically, titanium (Ti) has maintained the reputation of being an inert and relatively biocompatible metal, suitable for use in both medical and dental prosthesis. There are many published articles supporting these views, […]

Mercury Vapor – Answering the Pop Quiz

Dear friends of Centers for Healing, Several weeks ago, this blogsite proposed a pop quiz for our readers. Do you remember the question? “What is a mercury vapor test, and what do its numbers mean?” Several of you submitted answers. For the sake of all, here’s our explanation. The Mercury Vapor Test This test has […]