Archive for July, 2010

Vitamin D

What Do You Lack? Probably Vitamin D By JANE E. BRODY Vitamin D promises to be the most talked-about and written-about supplement of the decade. While studies continue to refine optimal blood levels and recommended dietary amounts, the fact remains that a huge part of the population — from robust newborns to the frail elderly, […]

Gel that can help decayed teeth grow back could end fillings

Thanks to a new gel, soon this won’t hurt . . . A gel that can help decayed teeth grow back in just weeks may mean an end to fillings. The gel, which is being developed by scientists in France, works by prompting cells in teeth to start multiplying. They then form healthy new tooth […]

a sincere apology

This is in regard to a post on Neal OMS’s blog about a year ago.  It turns out that some information in an article that was copied and posted was not true, and in retrospect, posting it wasn’t such a good idea, whether it was true or not.  I never intended for the article itself or […]

Baby Teeth

My child has no teeth, he is 9 months old. Is there a problem that I should get checked out? I worry about this because he has been so early at all the other developmental stages. Dana Martin – Indiana   For an infant, the mouth is an exquisitely sensitive portal connecting the world around […]