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Periodontal Disease Resolved With Detarome

Author: Jim A.
Date: 07-26-2009
Views: 4,686
Word Count: 195
Questions Received: 3
Testimonial ID: 3682-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 2

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In December 2006 I was put on review for periodontal problems. My dentist wanted me to have deep cleanings every 3 months. I was 51 yrs old and travelled for my job.

I began using a toothpaste called Detarome and returned after about 5 months for another cleaning. After the cleaning, the hygienist asked the dentist if he wanted to send me to the Periodontist, per his note on my chart.

My dentist poked around in my mouth and said to make a note that my numbers looked better, and to hold off until the next cleaning. I didn't make it back to the dentist for over 6 months, but brushed with the Thieves toothpaste several times a day.

When I went for my next cleaning, the hygienist asked the dentist to come in before she even started the cleaning. They were amazed. He asked me what I had been doing, and stated that my gums looked better than they have for years.

I didn't have to go through periodontal surgery, and during my last visit, I had no plaque on my teeth, and no periodontal issues at all.

I am now scheduled annually for my normal check-ups.

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Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: dental, gingivitis, oral, periodontitis, pockets.

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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: dental,periodontal-disease,gums,gum-disease — Study 1: "[Oil pulling] would benefit the general population by giving more confidence in the ancient practices, thus preventing tooth decay and loss." Study 2: "Oil pulling therapy has been equally effective like chlorhexidine on halitosis and organisms, associated with halitosis." Study 3: "The oil pulling therapy showed a reduction in the plaque index, modified gingival scores, and total colony count of aerobic microorganisms in the plaque of adolescents with plaque-induced gingivitis." Study 4: "Oil pulling can be used as an effective preventive adjunct in maintaining and improving oral health." Study 5: "The myth that the effect of oil-pulling therapy on oral health was just a placebo effect has been broken, and there are clear indications of possible saponification and emulsification process, which enhances its mechanical cleaning action."Link
2.Associated topics: dental,periodontal-disease,gums — "Both clove and benzocaine gels had significantly lower mean pain scores than placebos. No significant difference was observed between clove and benzocaine regarding pain scores. Clove gel might possess a potential to replace benzocaine as a topical [anesthetic] agent before needle insertion."Link

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