In the Rush to Dental Implants as a Solution…

“The dental profession’s rush to dental implants as a solution to dental needs of today’s trusting patients is overstated, overused, ill advised, and very often much abused.” – Dr. Ron Carlson Explore our archives to learn more about the issues with dental implants.

What You Need to Know about Cavitations

Your teeth are attached to bone by connective tissue called the periodontal ligament. If you have a tooth extracted, this ligament needs to be removed, too, along with about 2 mm of the surrounding alveolar bone – the bony ridge containing the tooth socket. If this isn’t done, any pathogenic microbes (disease-causing “germs”) present will …

What You Need to Know about Root Canals & Dental Implants

The Trouble with Root Canals Each of your teeth is a vital – that is, living – organ. Like your liver, lungs, kidneys and other organs, teeth sometimes become diseased and fail. In that case, a dentist may recommend root canal treatment, which starts with removing the dentinal pulpal complex – the tooth’s “guts,” so …

Whole Body Illness & Biological Terrain Analysis (BTA)

Regularly, we’re contacted by people who have spent a lot of time and money on dental procedures they believed treated the “root cause” of their systemic illness – mercury amalgam fillings, root canals, cavitations or other sources of focal infection. Some experienced no improvement at all or even got sicker. Others experienced relief for a …

Root Canals Are a Chronic Focus, Part 2

Read Part 1, “What Weston Price REALLY Learned About Root Canals” From the May 2014 issue of Biosis: How “Saved” Teeth Become a Problem By Gary M. Verigin, DDS, CTN Last time, we took a closer look at Dr. Weston Price’s root canal research. This work is often misunderstood. Many people – in his own …

Just Yank Out the Tooth?

A great comic we recently ran across:   A not-so-great real world example that recently ran in an email from Mercola.com, just below the large supplement ad:   Suffice it to say, the article has relatively little to say about extraction. In fact, the real title of the article is much less flashy, much more …

Root Canals Are a Chronic Focus, Part 1

From the February 2014 issue of Biosis: What Weston Price REALLY Learned About Root Canals By Gary M. Verigin, DDS, CTN Every week, we get calls from people who desperately want to know if we remove root canal teeth. They say that somewhere on the Web, they’ve read that having those teeth removed may relieve …

The Terrain-Centered Paradigm, Part 3

By Gary M. Verigin, DDS, CTN A slightly different version of this post was published in Biosis #36 (February 2012 ) Before we continue, I encourage you again to read – or re-read my short (and free) e-book How Illness Happens: An Introduction to the Biological Terrain, which introduces concepts that underlie the rest of …