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How the rest of the world brushes their teeth

But there is a good chance that you are part of the orally hygienic elite 1 percent. While it’s common in the U.S. and other developed countries to use nylon and electronic toothbrushes, most of the world’s population, especially indigenous cultures and developing countries, still use old-world techniques to keep their teeth clean — if they use anything at all. But are modern oral hygiene products and techniques infinitely better than the sticks, animal bristles and bones, twigs, feathers and porcupine quills that non-first-world societies used centuries ago — or continue to use today — to clean their teeth?

Miswaak The natural toothbrush - Islam web - English. The Miswaak was known before Islam, but Islam added a religious perspective to its usage.

Miswaak The natural toothbrush - Islam web - English

The Prophetic guidance: The Prophet Muhammad. Miswak/Sewak. The Miswaak PageGuidelines and Information From Kitabut Tahaarah and SunnatsCompiled by Islam.tc Contents I.

Miswak/Sewak

Miswaak Quick View of Benefits II. Miswaak: The Whole Story. Good Sense Homemade Dental Formulas. Here are a few comments on the subject of dentifrices.

Good Sense Homemade Dental Formulas

Why use a dentifrice? Many years ago, in a terrible decision, the Council on Dental Therapeutic of the ADA said the sole purpose of a dentifrice was to aid in the removal of food particles from tooth surfaces. The council objected to the inclusion of antibacterial agents in toothpastes. At that time (1930s) some manufacturers were adding antibacterial agents to the dentifrices they were producing. Homemade Toothpaste and Tooth Powder Formulas.

About 20 years ago, My wife and I were both diagnosed with having periodontal disease --- with deep pockets, over 10.

Homemade Toothpaste and Tooth Powder Formulas

It was suggested by our dentist that we see a periodontist with the idea of having our gums cut, plaque was removed, and the gums stitched after that procedure. A friend of ours had that done and was not pleased with the pain, suffering and expense. We then learned about Dr. Digested coconut oil attacks tooth decay bacteria. Posted 3 September 2012 Digested coconut oil is able to attack the bacteria that cause tooth decay.

digested coconut oil attacks tooth decay bacteria

It is a natural antibiotic that could be incorporated into commercial dental care products, say scientists at Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT). The team from AIT tested the antibacterial action of coconut oil in its natural state and coconut oil that had been treated with enzymes, in a process similar to digestion. The oils were tested against strains of Streptococcus bacteria which are common inhabitants of the mouth.

They found that enzyme-modified coconut oil strongly inhibited the growth of most strains of Streptococcus bacteria including Streptococcus mutans – an acid-producing bacterium that is a major cause of tooth decay. The researchers in AIT’s Bioscience Research Institute, led by Dr Damien Brady, are presenting their work today at the Society for General Microbiology’s autumn conference at the University of Warwick. « Back to News Listing. De-stress, stress survey, well-being, stress solutions, lower stress, stress management tools, Institute of HeartMath. The Dark Side of Oxytocin, the Hormone of Love - Ethnocentrism.

Yes, you knew there had to be a catch.

The Dark Side of Oxytocin, the Hormone of Love - Ethnocentrism

As oxytocin comes into sharper focus, its social radius of action turns out to have definite limits. The love and trust it promotes are not toward the world in general, just toward a person’s in-group. Alice in Nappyland. Clinicaladvisor: Welcome to clinicaladvisor. Basics. Insulin Sensitivity and Fat Loss. Over the years, bodybuilding nutrition has divided itself into three fairly distinct categories (I’m going to leave out the ones I consider voodoo nonsense) which are high-carb/low-fat, moderate carb/moderate fat, and low-carbohydrate.

Insulin Sensitivity and Fat Loss

Low carb-diets can be further subdivided into high or low fat as well as cyclical or non-cyclical. I discuss each in more detail in Comparing the Diets. In theory, you can make arguments for or against any of these approaches in terms of superiority. In the real world, it’s not quite that simple. You can always find folks (and this is true whether they are bodybuilders or just general dieters) who either succeeded staggeringly well or failed miserably on one or another approaches. Before going on, I want to mention that protein recommendations tend not to vary that significantly between diets and most of the arguments tend to revolve around the varying proportions of carbohydrate and fats in the diet and that’s what I’ll be focusing on here.

The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. Special Features Clinical Review: Vitamin D Supplementation and Risk of Toxicity in Pediatrics: A Review of Current Literature April 01, 2014 | Maria G.

The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism

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