I've been oil pulling, and it has rid me of some of the plaque build up in my teeth. However, quite likely because it's sucessful in removing all that gunk from my teeth, it also caused a lot of inflammation: bleeding, swollen gums that were... (more)
Hi, Hopefully I'm not requesting information that's already answered elsewhere on this site but here's my problem: I have a bottom molar tooth that had been root-filled and crowned and the same with the tooth just above it. It turns out from an... (more)
I've heard sesame and sunflower oil are the gold standard when it comes to oil pulling, I've also heard that coconut oil is great. However out of the oils that I've considered for oil pulling cold pressed olive oil is the most anti-inflammatory,... (more)
So you wake up in the morning, and do this oil pulling with coconut oil for dental health and whatever other voodoo benefits. You spend 20 minutes swishing around in your mouth a super healthy food, getting it all mixed with digestive enzymes so... (more)
I am considering trying oil pulling. I would like to do it to try and improve my overall oral health and whiten my teeth. Does anyone have any oil pulling success stories they would be interested in sharing with me? If you do it, would you... (more)
A family member wants to try it, but dislikes the smell and taste of coconut. I'm thinking, something with a high MUFA and low PUFA content. Avocado oil, maybe?
After taking a look some threads on nasal congestion, I decided to try oil pulling. My question is, if oil pulling decreases or cures nasal congestion issues, what's the potential mechanism behind this? I understand that the answer may not be... (more)