Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD
Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD
Alvin H Danenberg DDS
Peer-reviewed research is connecting the dots between food choices, inflammatory bowel diseases, and the bacteria in the mouth. There is a domino effect of disease I describe.

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Posted 3 days ago by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 10
It's the Sugar: 7 Essentials to Know
There are many insults to our body. Some of these insults come in the form of poor food choices, chemicals and heavy metals, dirty electromagnetic fields, stress, inefficient or nonexistent exercise, nonrestorative sleep, and medications including over-the-counter and prescription. But, it’s the...  Read More
Posted 8/6/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 15
Dentistry in the Future: Conventional Meets Unconventional
Up until now, dentistry has been “conventional”. However, dentistry in the future may be quite different from dentistry in the past. In the future, I see dentistry broadening and deepening its approach of treatment. The conventional way of “doing things” may begin to embrace current unconventional...  Read More
Posted 7/23/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 15
Switch to Healthy
The big switch in on.It seems that many people want to switch to healthy. The big question is, “What is healthy?” While there are many ideas out there, it is a fact that over the course of human evolution, nutrient-dense, anti-inflammatory ways of eating have served societies the best. These plant...  Read More
Posted 7/16/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 22
Don't Believe Everything You Hear - 6 Dental Myths
Don’t believe everything you hear. Many “truths” you accept as dogma may turn out to be “myths”. Some truths are accidental misstatements. Others are outright lies. Sometimes, truths that we believed to be true in the past have been scientifically proven to be untrue today. And, so it is with...  Read More
Posted 7/9/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 15
Second-Half of Life
In July 2017, I wrote about Robert Browning’s poem, . This amazing yet esoteric poem describes the second-half of life. The first stanza of this 32-stanza poem reads:Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be, The last of life, for which the first was made: Our times are in His hand Who saith "A...  Read More
Posted 7/5/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 12
Dr. Michael Ruscio Interviews Dr. Al Danenberg
I met Dr. Michael Ruscio at the Paleo f(x) meeting in Austin in April 2018. Michael suggested we do a Podcast together. Dr. Michael Ruscio is a chiropractor, clinical researcher, and author whose practical ideas on healing chronic illness have made him an influential voice in functional and...  Read More
Posted 6/18/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 24
Leaky Gut & Periodontal Disease And All That Jazz
Leaky gut, periodontal disease, and all that jazz (meaning all those bacteria) play an important role in chronic disease. The tube that courses through the body (called the digestive tract, gastrointestinal (GI) tract, or the alimentary canal) is the initial setting for many chronic diseases that...  Read More
Posted 6/4/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 27
PEMF & Mitochondria: My Study of N=1
Pulsed electromagnetic field (PEMF) therapy may be a game-changer when it comes to the health of our mitochondria. PEMFs are low-frequency, pulsating magnetic fields with wavelengths that can completely penetrate the body.  They are supportive to the body’s natural functions. PEMFs are different...  Read More
Posted 5/21/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 12
Healthy Snacking for Kids
Kids say the “darndest” things. Kids also eat the “darndest” things. Skittles and Cokes and all that stuff are junk foods. They certainly are not part of healthy snacking for kids. These “foods” are extremely harmful to every cell in their bodies. They also are major causes of tooth decay and...  Read More
Categories: nutrition, snacking, snacks
Posted 5/14/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 2  |   Views: 21
Our Pets Have Dental Diseases! Why?
We love our pets. But, our cats and dogs are prone to a common disease that we as humans also must deal with. Our pets often develop dental diseases (tooth decay and gum disease). Dental diseases can cause loss of teeth and can contribute to other chronic diseases. Interestingly, animals in the...  Read More
Posted 5/7/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 26
5 Questions to Help Your Patients Self-Motiviate
My hygienist came to me last week totally flustered. She saw a patient who was not taking care of her mouth – nothing new. But this patient has been seen in our office for a while. Yet, she was not taking the steps to help herself – she was not self-motivating. LacyI’ll call this patient “Lacy”....  Read More
Posted 4/16/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 25
“You will either step forward into growth or back into safety.” --- Abraham Maslow
 Abraham Maslow is one of the most influential psychologists of the twentieth century. He lived from 1908-1970 and is best known for his “Hierarchy of Needs”. The hierarchy is made up of five needs: physiological, safety, love, esteem, and self-actualization. They are arranged in a pyramidal...  Read More
Posted 4/9/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 63
Non-Invasive Test for Mitochondrial Dysfunction
I’m going to discuss a unique, non-invasive test to determine mitochondrial dysfunction. But first, I’ll start with a discussion of mitochondria. MitochondriaMitochondria are the energy sources of the cell. They are embedded within the cytoplasm of our 30 trillion human cells. Some individual cells...  Read More
Posted 4/2/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 55
My 5 Essential Lifestyle Tweaks
This month, I start my 6th year of living a Primal Lifestyle. I wrote about My Primal Lifestyle. in 2016 Since then, I refined and perfected the ways I do things. Over the last 12 months, I began to incorporate my 5 Essential Lifestyle Tweaks to further improve what I had been doing.Back in 2007, I...  Read More
Posted 3/26/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 46
11 Dental Problems That Cause Other Problems
I wrote this Blog for the general public. I thought you might like it:"11 Dental Problems That Cause Other Problems"A dental problem can be similar to a splinter in your finger. The longer it stays in place, the more damage it can do to the surrounding tissues. Eventually, every part of the body...  Read More
Posted 3/19/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 21
Fad Diets & The Mouth
 An email about “fad diets” and bad breath was forwarded to me. This email claimed that some fad diets like fasting and low-carb could lead to dehydration and bad breath. This might make sense to some extent about fad diets, but there was an underlying intent.The ultimate purpose of the email was...  Read More
Posted 3/12/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 27
My Double-Blind Study
I get inspired about things to which others may just respond with a yawn. Well, it’s the geek in me coming out. For example, here is a study, which was published in July 2017, that gets me inspired – inspired enough to write a protocol for a double-blind study, which will be fully funded by a US...  Read More
Posted 3/5/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 25
BEAUTY - It's an Inside Thing
Several years ago, my dental colleague, Dr. John, told me about his patient, whom I’ll call Gloria. John told me Gloria was fixated on beauty. She dressed immaculately, wore expensive perfume, and must have taken a long time to apply her makeup. She went to Dr. John to have her upper front six...  Read More
Posted 2/26/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 34
The Real Diet - the "Next Best Thing"
Fads come and go – especially dieting fads. It’s always the “next best thing” that replaces the previous “next best thing”. These diets seem to work to some extent until they don’t. Or, the fad diet you’re on makes you sick. What do you do? Move onto...  Read More
Posted 2/5/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 25
Advice Given to Me
Do you like to get advice? I do. But, you must qualify the source. In this case, the source was questionable:    Read More
Posted 1/29/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 32
Stress! - The Quiet Destroyer
Stress! Do you know how stress can damage your gut? Your mouth? Your body? Two studies involving soldiers participating in intense combat training may unlock some interesting treatment:    Read More
Posted 1/24/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 43
Dr. Steven Lin, a dentist from Australia, and I had a “fireside chat” via Skpe. Take 34 minutes of your time to watch and listen to our thoughts:  Read More
Posted 1/15/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 20
Let's Get a Hold of Ourselves
Some people who have opposing ideas about how to eat healthy have gotten out of control. It goes way beyond just disagreements. Here are some of my experiences:    Read More
Categories: Healthy Nutrition
Posted 1/8/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 24
Dentists and Physicians Have Gum Disease
You might think dentists and physicians know enough not to have gum disease. Well, they don’t know enough, and they do have gum disease. Some of my thoughts:    Read More
Posted 1/2/2018 by Alvin H Danenberg DDS in Domino Effect of Disease: The Mouth & IBD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 60
Bacteria, Mitochondria, and Gum Disease
Bacteria and mitochondria play a significant role in the health of every cell in our bodies, including our mouths. The evolution of mitochondria in our cells, and how we must nourish them, are fascinating. Here are some facts and my thoughts:   Read More
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