Malocclusion

Malocclusion

Malocclusion Questions

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by 155 · about 5 hours ago

I am an Orthodontist who is researching into the aetiology (UK spelling) of malocclusion- cause of crooked teeth and jaws, I've been asked to present at the Ancestral Health Symposium in Harvard next Sat AM. Before I start expounding on why I... (more)

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John_Sorrentino 0 · August 05, 2012 at 3:44 PM

Great question. We tackled that problem at this NESCent meeting last March. http://www.nescent.org/cal/calendar_detail.php?id=784 The Anthropologists showed us that there was a <5% malocclusion in per-agricultural skulls. We speculated that... (more)

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by 20787 · about 6 hours ago

The famous Weston Price long ago did a study of 'primitive' people, noting their facial structure seemed different on their native diets than if they had been switched to more modern diets. Synopsis... (more)

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JJ 0 · October 15, 2010 at 5:48 PM

Stephan did a nice series a while ago. Very readable with a ton of info. If I recall correctly, the main point was that the mother's nutrition and early childhood nutrition can have a dramatic effect on cranial, facial, and jaw development. [Edit:... (more)

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by 95 · October 23, 2014 at 3:22 AM

I discovered the Paleolithic diet just before the beginning of my third trimester of pregnancy, and adopted it immediately and fully (no grains, legumes, or dairy). My motivation was to better my own health and reduce my chances of serious... (more)

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Ashley_Roze_ 0 · October 08, 2011 at 5:13 PM

I think the Weston Price foundation recommends starting a nutrient dense diet at least 6 months before conceiving based on evidence that primitive people started special diets for conception for some time prior. I imagine if you follow the diet... (more)

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by 3268 · October 23, 2014 at 3:02 AM

This is a little out of left field, but why have we not seen any babies from a paleo couple that had the full dental arch that Weston Price talks about? Ryan has been posting some very interesting stuff on fixing malocclusion during... (more)

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Tim_Rangitsch 0 · March 14, 2010 at 5:46 PM

Stephan has a great summary and expansion on Weston Price's study of dental health here: http://wholehealthsource.blogspot.com/search/label/dental%20health My wife and I are expecting our first child in mid April, and have been diligent to feed... (more)

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