i had all my molars removed three years ago. no more dental visits!
fakes anyway--from my fruitarian fiasco. who needs molars? unless
----- Original Message -----
From: Liza May <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Friday, May 19, 2000 12:50 PM
Subject: Re: Root Canal & Raw food
> Hi Renga,
> > I had mercury amalgum filling in my lower molars on both sides of my
> > One of them partially came off a week ago. I thought this is a good time
> > remove all mercury stuff and replace with non-metallic fill. When I met
> > Dentist this wednesday, she said that she couldn't simply do a fill;
> > she needed to do root canal on both molars;
> I had to deal with something similar last year (or the year before -
> can't remember at the moment). I couldn't find a whole lot of
> trustworthy-looking information (but here are the url's I found, for
> whatever they're worth).
> I called dentists and oral surgeons across the United States and
> asked for their opinions on some of the problems I read about.
> What I finally decided to do was have my tooth extracted (that's the
> fancy word for "pulled out"). My tooth was way in the back, and I
> was told it was just not a critical tooth. And from what I could
> gather, the possible dangers of root canals were worrisome enough to
> not want to go that way.
> Here are the sites: (and I'm sure there are newer better ones now
> than these)...
> Let us know what you turn up, and what you decide.
> Love Liza