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Mark and Steven Bornfeld DDS
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Think e-cigarettes are safe? Maybe not:
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For those to whom the subject of antibiotic stewardship is important, some rather counterintuitive considerations from an ID specialist:
http://wb.md/2ePMewZ
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Artificial bone grafting materials are supposed to be osteoconductive--which is assumed to mean the material is biocompatible, and acts as a matrix which is infiltrated by bone-forming cells and therefore supports the creation of natural bone.
A new study seems to indicate these materials (hydroxyapatite crystals) are not so conductive--and not so osteo either:
http://www.joionline.org/doi/full/10.1563/aaid-joi-D-15-00133?tab=1
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The "Floss or Die" crowd gets some more support. This time, it looks interesting: 2 periodontal pathogens have been correlated with pancreatic cancer:
http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleID=2526607
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"...it looks like the dental drill predates writing, civilisation, and even the invention of the wheel by thousands of years."
http://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20160229-how-our-ancestors-drilled-rotten-teeth
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