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Mercury Fillings Made Me Sick…

I nearly quit dentistry due to chronic illness I discovered that I had mercury poisoning from removing silver fillings This changed my view on dentistry and what our profession was missing I come from a family of dentists... That's just what we do. My father has been...

How your Dental Dollars are best Spent

For Mother’s Day this year, I had a special request for a gift.  I love cooking and cook a lot of vegetables, so I appreciate a great knife.  I got an excellent chef’s knife a few years ago and have been diligently sharpening it...poorly....

Dr. Jorgensen’s book is hot off the press!

This week I finished something I have been working on for four years.  Yes, four long years. I finally published my first book! “Health Mouth, Healthy YOU!  Holistic Dental Guide” is now available on Amazon as a print book and ebook. As an avid book reader, I have...

People Starving all Around Us!

This month’s topic is one that is near and dear to my heart - healthy weight loss.  I remembered I wrote a blog post on topics like this once, so I dug up this post from 2014 to share again.  The information never gets old, and we need to keep hearing it! 11-17-2014...

Rainstorms, Airbnb’s and Our Tummies

Anytime I book a place to stay on Airbnb, I never know quite what I’m going to find when I arrive! This week was another adventure! I am staying in southern Utah and speaking at and attending a retreat with Karen Urbanek. I knew I needed to stay somewhere off site...

Could A Root Canal Be Making You Sick?

What are teeth made of? -Teeth are alive! To understand root canals and the possible problems with them, you need to understand what teeth are made of. -Enamel The hard outer layer is called the enamel. It is the part you see, and is made of crystals. -Dentin The next...

Clean your Body to Avoid Disease!

This week was full of self-inflicted misery!  Why would I do that?? I need to stay healthy so I can help other people get healthy.  It’s as simple as that! You see, helping people get well led to me getting sick.  I had serious mercury poisoning from drilling out...

How to Keep your Focus and Avoid a Bruised Tailbone!

I decided I better get back to writing blog posts. I have had my fill of writing in my break from the blog – I’m writing four missionaries weekly and am doing final edits on my book - but haven’t felt like I’ve connected with all of you in the same way since I...

Learning The Hard Way

Every year I have a garden, and every year I learn a thing or two I will never forget.  I’m always so grateful that I’m learning these things in times of plenty - when my mistakes won’t lead to hard and hungry times for my family. There was the year I fried all of my...

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