finding the root cause of disease

Finding the root cause of disease – it’s all connected

The mouth is, was and forever will be is part of the body. The old model in traditional medicine of treating symptoms and body parts in isolation, is flawed. Pioneers in functional medicine like Dr. Mark Hyman, Dr. Mike Roisen, Dr. Axe, Dr. Fuhrman, Dr. Amy Doneen, Dr. Brad Bale, and a host of others are…

Kathryn Gilliam

The Celiac Surge: Oral Signs of a New Epidemic

Course Description Celiac disease is a serious autoimmune disorder in which the immune system of genetically predisposed people mounts an attack in response to gluten, a protein found in grains and products made from grains such as processed foods, medicines, and cosmetics. This immune system response results in destruction that an affect multiple body systems.…

Dying to breathe webinar

Dying to Breathe: The hygienist’s role in identifying orofacial and airway components driving chronic inflammation!

Course Description Hygienists are in the trenches on the battlefield fighting against chronic inflammation daily and if not defeated, over time will lead to deteriorating health, poor quality of life, and even death of our patients. Your body’s primary function is to survive by taking the next breath and will compensate in any way possible…

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Blown Away By Airway

Did you know that the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States has declared insufficient sleep as a ‘public health problem’? It’s true!  According to a recent CDC study, more than a third of American adults are not getting enough sleep on a regular basis. Poor sleep and insomnia don’t just…

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Does Ozone Have a Place in Dental Practice? You Bet!

Course Description This short program will give participants an eye-opening view into the complex world of ozone in dentistry. Ozone can make profound changes in many areas of a practice. We can now completely and reliably shut down caries and even reverse incipient lesions. Ozone impacts the definitive management of perio, treats herpetic lesions, salvages…

cardiovascular disease

Why Are Heart Attacks and Strokes on the Rise in Young Adults?

After Luke Perry’s death from a massive stroke at age 52, many people asked how this could have happened. Wasn’t the “Beverly Hills, 90210” star too young for a stroke? And could this tragedy have been prevented? Perry joins a growing list of celebrities who have fallen victim to heart attacks or strokes before age…

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Rebranding Periodontal Disease

Consumer Buyers vs. Healthcare Buyers A key difference in motivation separates “consumer buyers” and “healthcare buyers.” Your practice’s marketing and communication strategies must incorporate both for long-term success. Your patient’s well-being is dependent on the effectiveness of a treatment, and treatment acceptance hinges on the implication and gravity of your message to them. This is…

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Dysbiosis Beyond the GI Tract – How Oral Health Affects the Whole Body

Course Description Dysbiosis often is found in the G.I. tract, and is often a core reason for patients health issues. Consequences of dysbiosis may have far reaching effects beyond the GI tract, as biofilms and endotoxins from pathogens can cause a cascade of inflammation and systemic complications. Botanical medicine has been shown effective against biofilms,…

AAOSH Connect Newsletter - March 2019

Incorporating Oral Systemic Health In Your Practice

Educating patients on oral systemic health helps them to understand the connection between oral health and overall wellness. When patients connect these dots they become more empowered in their health and are more open to accepting treatment. How can you incorporate oral systemic care into your practice? Where do you begin? This 5 step process is…

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The Million Dollar Hygiene Department

Course Description Yup, we’re not kidding. You’ll learn how to increase hygiene production while improving patients’ health.  Designed for Doctors and Hygiene Teams. All team members are invited. Learning Objectives A process to find and use a patient’s personal motivator, allowing them to accept treatment without a hard sell. How to increase hygiene production while…

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Dementia and the Dental Impact

Course Description Every 65 seconds someone in the United States is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease which is the most common form of dementia.  It is the 6th leading cause of death and a profound human tragedy. 71 million baby boomers are heading for the risk age and this will become the biggest epidemic in medical history.…

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The Laser-Systemic Connection: A Physician’s Perspective

I was recently invited to give the keynote address at the upcoming annual meeting of the Academy of Laser dentistry. Why? Because this year’s theme is the “Laser Systemic Connection: Lighting the Way to a Healthier Mouth and Body”, and they thought I would be a good fit. Although flattered, I had to agree given…