We are very proud and excited to announce we were voted “Favorite Dentist”by the HER magazine readers of the greater Dubuque, Iowa area. HER magazine is published by the Telegraph Herald, the local newspaper for the Tri-State Region. Thanks to all of our wonderful friends and patients for your votes!
CNN.com published an informative article today describing the FDA’s concerns with the possible safety risks from mercury dental fillings. Studies have concluded that young children and developing fetuses are most susceptible to the neurotoxic effects of mercury. Starting in 1998, Dr. Ted Murray discontinued using mercury-containing dental fillings, due to these concerns. Read more here.
Lower your risk of heart disease: Brush your teeth BY MICHAEL ROIZEN, M.D., AND MEHMET OZ, M.D. The YOU Docs “What’s better than walking out of the dentist’s office with a mega-watt smile, the slick feel of just-polished teeth, a free toothbrush and knowing that’s over? How about a 33 percent drop in your risk …