Article Title: Coconut Oil Treated With Enzymes May Prevent Tooth Decay
Article Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/10/coconut-oil-tooth-decay_n_1859366.html?utm_hp_ref=dental-health
Today, most people know coconuts for the latest craze with drinking coconut water for ultimate hydration. However, new studies are also proving that coconuts might be able to help protect our teeth as well. Researchers found that enzyme-treated coconut oil is able to stop cavity-causing bacteria from growing.
This finding could change how dental hygiene products are created. Instead of having to use chemical additives in dental health products, coconut oil could be used to replace unnatural ingredients. Less chemicals and a healthier mouth—a win-win situation!
The goal of adding coconut oil into our dental products is to prevent tooth loss and infection. The goal is protect tooth enamel, so that each layer of the tooth is not eaten away from acid and bacteria.
Dr. Kurt Schneider knows the importance of dental health, and continually works to ensure that his patients’ smiles look beautiful and remain healthy for a lifetime. By staying up to date with the latest health news information, Dr. Schneider is able to identify new methods of keeping smiles at their best. With this information, he is able to help his patients achieve their dream smiles with less pain and recovery time than ever before.
For more information about how you can maintain your oral health, do not hesitate to contact Dr. Schneider. Our dental team will help you to achieve your more brilliant smile—learn more today!