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What is Your Tongue Telling You?

You might not know this but your tongue has the amazing ability to tell you—ok maybe more like show—what’s going on in your body, in particular your organs.  Ayurveda suggests that the tongue surface reflects the entire map of your body.   The mouth and tongue are at the start of the very long (30’ or so) digestive […]

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Back to School – Are You Ready?

Moms and Dads from coast to coast are familiar with the ‘back-to-school’ drill: Start getting the kids to bed earlier; go shopping for new school clothes; begin school registration process—a literal checklist of preparation tasks to look forward to. Of course all of these are important must-do’s. However, this is also a great time to […]

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Oil Pulling Concentrate Ingredient Focus — Indian Madder / Manjistha / Rubia Cordifolia

The mouth is the gateway to, and start of, the digestive system that extends for about 30 feet in adults. Dr. Geeta Maker-Clark reminds us that removing irritants from the digestive tract and replacing them with agents for digestive support helps promote a healthy “gut immune barrier”.1https://drgeetamakerclark.com/healthy-living/healthy-digestion (Our intestinal immune system resides in these 30 […]

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Too Many Spooky Halloween Treats? Detox with DrTungs!

Even the healthiest of us can succumb to the ghoulishly seductive Halloween treats that seem to haunt us each October!  Whether it’s monstrous goodies at the office, your kids’ trick-or-treat spoils or scary neighborhood parties, if you over-indulged a bit, no need to feel like the walking dead. Just give yourself a little Halloween Detox […]

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DrTung’s Activated Charcoal Floss – Now at a Store Near You!

We are very excited to alert our customers that DrTung’s newest product – Activated Charcoal Floss–the Vegan Smart Floss® – is now available at many retailers that sell DrTung’s branded products, including all Sprouts stores!  Of course, the product is also available to purchase online; but we wanted to make sure you knew you can […]

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Last Minute Vacation Plans? Smile Easy with Tips from DrTung’s!

  Are you contemplating one last family trip while the weather’s still good?  Stop thinking about it and start packing!  Along with healthy snacks, first aid kit, natural bug repellents and all the toys you want to bring, don’t forget about your oral health essentials! DrTung’s has everything your family will need—especially if you’re going […]

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SPEAKING OF TONGUES…

The tongue is one of the most unique organs in the body.  Although actually a muscle, it holds a special place among sensory organs. It’s the organ of taste, is very sensitive to touch, and promotes speech. The tongue, by governing what comes out of the mouth (speech) and what goes in (food), can be considered […]

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Smile More with these Summertime Foods

  “Live in the sunshine. Swim in the sea. Drink in the wild air”  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson RW Emerson sure knew how to enjoy summertime—and so can you!  In fact, you might actually have a little more to smile about when you make the most of those natural summertime foods!  The bountiful supply of summer […]

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Toothbrushing–Ionic Style!

Toothbrushing – Quick History Did you know that the first humans started brushing their teeth over 5000 years ago?  As long ago as 3,000 BC, ancient Egyptians constructed crude toothbrushes from twigs and leaves to clean their teeth.  This same manner was also used by Greeks, Romans, Arabs and Indians—some actually fraying the end of […]

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