Written by Dr Murray of Heal Dental Care
Do you regularly see the dentist? Are you so astute that you book your next checkup at the end of your last appointment? Or do you only see the dentist
if you have a problem? Maybe you (like many others) wait until the pain is unbearable; because your past dental visits were so painful themselves that
you don’t really see any other option. Read the rest of the entry...
To us “holistic dental care” begins with our philosophy on general well-being. We aim to support the body, to respect the needs and desires of our patients, and to be conservative and comprehensive in our treatments. Our commitment
to practicing as holistic dentists realizes that we can't treat all aspects of health, so we have a strong network of proficient allied health practitioners
to refer to in caring for your whole body. We acknowledge that what happens in the mouth effects the whole body. Read the rest of the entry...
Patients regularly ask me for fluoride free alternatives in my daily practice. As a dentist,
I (Dr Murray Orr) find it very difficult to recommend products I would not use in my own mouth. The incredible growth of the natural health industry
has opened up the floodgates to a new era of products and there are many great options out there to choose from so I would like to take a few moments
give some advice to help you in your selections. Read the rest of the entry...
I was driving home from work the other day, when the car in front of me hit the brakes hard for no apparent reason. It turned out a cat had run onto the
road. I noticed a surge of warmth running through my gut and up into my chest as I hit the brakes – like butterflies in my stomach. Fortunately we
all braked just in time and the cat escaped with no more than a near-death experience. Relief! But my heart still pounded for several minutes after,
and while on the surface it seemed like the accident had been avoided, internally my body was still dealing with the consequences of the wandering
kitty. Read the rest of the entry...