2017 Scientific Session of the American Academy for Oral Systemic Health

Webinar: 2017 AAOSH Scientific Session Preview

Presented by Jacque Russo, DDS, RN   Wednesday, June 21, 2017 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. CT Course Description In this 2017 Scientific Session Preview webinar, American Academy for Oral Systemic Healthy board member and program chair Jacque Russo will give a preview of the program and speakers for the 2017 AAOSH Scientific Session, which will be […]

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7 Foods that Fight Inflammation

With the enormous amount of information thrown at us and incredulous diets going around making all sorts of false claims, what should we eat to get healthy and stay healthy? What does chronic inflammation do? It leads to all sorts of systemic diseases, including but not limited to cancer. The solution is simple: Stop eating […]

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The Primal Airway, AAOSH Webinar Presented by Shirley Gutkowski

Webinar: The Primal Airway

Presented by Shirley Gutkowski, RDH, BSDH   Wednesday, May 17, 2017 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. CT Course Description The epigenetic changes that have occurred to the face have changed the airway fast, by evolutionary standards, but slow enough to make us think that what appears as common is really normal. It’s becoming obvious that […]

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bruxism, teeth clenching, parafunction, OMT

OMG, What’s OMT?

Over the last century, genetic changes have occurred affecting the entire face. It’s getting smaller. Studies from titans like Drs. Westin A. Price and Frances Pottenger have given us a framework of questions to ask today. Drs. Kevin Boyd and Marianna Evens are digging deep to see exactly what happened since then. The basic thesis […]

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Can sugary drinks damage your brain?

New research suggests that excess sugar—especially the fructose in sugary drinks—might damage your brain. Researchers using data from the Framingham Heart Study (FHS) found that people who drink sugary beverages frequently are more likely to have poorer memory, smaller overall brain volume, and a significantly smaller hippocampus—an area of the brain important for learning and […]

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Postmenopausal woman experiencing chest pains

Does Gum Disease Boost Death Risk in Postmenopausal Women?

Gum disease and tooth loss may be associated with a higher risk of death among postmenopausal women, according to a new study. The research also links loss of all natural teeth with an increased risk of death, but not an increased risk of cardiovascular disease. Periodontal disease, a chronic inflammatory disease of the gum and connective […]

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Jim Hyland

Webinar: Predictably Control the High Risk Pathogens that Cause Periodontal Disease

Presented by Jim Hyland, BSc, DDS   Wednesday, March 22, 2017 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. CDT Course Description Drs. Bradley Bale‎/Doneen/Vigerust wrote in the British Medical Journal November 2016 “high risk periodontal pathogens cause heart attacks.” “‎It means PD due to these high-risk microbes must be treated effectively to reduce the risk of ASVD. The […]

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patient with dental anxiety

Diffusing Dental Anxiety with Aromatherapy

Today’s dental practice looks nothing like our father’s dental practice. There have been mind-blowing advances in technology that allow us to create crowns in an hour, detect caries with a laser, remove decay and restore a tooth without anesthesia, and identify pathogenic periodontal bacteria with a spit test. Unfortunately, in some instances the trends in […]

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Dr. Susan Maples

Webinar: Oral Cancer from Love and Other Drugs

Presented by Susan Maples, DDS   Monday, February 27, 2017 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. CT Course Description We are all aware that HPV invasion has long surpassed tobacco and alcohol as the leading cause of oral cancer, and it’s increasing at 30% a year. One person every 20 minutes of every day, all year long […]

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