Ep.016 Why Your Mouth Health Matters with Functional Dentist Dr. Steven Lin
What is the role of our Mouth Health in total body wellness? In this episode, we explore the importance of Westin A. Price’s lost nutritional work and it’s imperative role in functional dentistry, the proper development of our skulls, and how we can prevent the need for orthodontics in future generations.
Notes from Show:
Dr. Steven Lin is a world leading functional dentist, TEDx speaker and author of the International #1 Amazon Best Selling Book, The Dental Diet. As a passionate preventative, whole health-advocate, Dr. Lin focuses on the understanding of dental disease through nutritional principles. His work has highlighted that crooked teeth and the orthodontia epidemic are a diet based problem, and that it needs to be public health policy to prevent braces in the next generation of children.
We talk about…
His path to functional dentistry
Westin A. Price and his “lost research”
The needed nutrients for optimal mouth health
Activator X and its key role in overall mouth health
The importance of nostril breathing for overall health
A different perspective on sleep apnea and abnormal breathing
How to prevent the need for orthodontia in future generations
The link between mouth health and gut health
How functional dentistry fits into functional medicine
Why it is important we start bringing functional dentistry to the mainstream conversation of health