Why Do Some People Refuse to Brush and Floss?

Part of this episode includes : Dr. Shoup thought he had heard it all during his decades upon decades of experience. Until one of his new patients explained why she could never brush her teeth, nor floss. The answer given is a draw dropper and it’s not just one reason, there’s 3. Plus, did you know that men experience menopause symptoms too? We have the latest medical trends for what both women and men experience as they age and insider info for the new treatments that are being developed right now.

What Health Supplements Should You Avoid?

Part of this episode includes : From pills to powders to new supposedly exciting supplemental dietary solutions and products. We live in a time where marketing money is helping bombard you with these supplements’ branding messages for ways to try and help you bypass a healthier daily food lifestyle. Dr. Shoup has some news for you, there are very few supplemental products you can rely on these days that don’t just pass through your system without many benefits. Are there any legit supplemental options currently out there?

Dr. Shoup is Tired of Wannabe Dental Expert Parents

Part of this episode includes : Why is the doctor seeing more and more children with bad decay and kids’ mouths being riddled with cavities these days? And why are their parents researching with the wrong sources? And why are these parents questioning Dr. Shoup’s prevention tactics and suggested treatments? The doctor had to put some parents firmly back in their rightful places recently. Get ready for some professional venting.

What Critical Errors Were Made During the 2020 Pandemic?

Part of this episode includes : The doctor details what was true and what was false when it comes to the medical risks that all of us faced back in 2020 during the height of the historic pandemic. For the most part, there were countless critical errors made without logical reasoning behind those decisions. Millions of people were adversely affected financially and emotionally. What data was our government and medical facilities messing up? How many people actually died from the virus, in comparison to other medical factors? What would Dr. Shoup have done differently?

A Dentist Convinced Their Patient to do Crowns on 2 Front Teeth then Disaster Struck

Part of this episode includes : Dr. Shoup was asked to provide perspective during a court case where a patient was taking legal action against another dentist, who promised to fix their two front teeth in time for them to do job interviews while facing very important life moments. This dentist proceeded to break down the two front teeth, apply crowns and the teeth did not last long, then completely broke off near the gumline. It’s a heartbreaking story that you need to hear because there was a lack of preparation and a misordering of professional planning. What would Dr. Shoup have done with this patient? He’ll walk you through the details.

Why is the Doc Seeing More Teeth Roots Just Melting Away?

Part of this episode includes : Dr. Shoup is not perplexed by much, but there’s an alarming trend he’s seeing with patients visiting his practice within the last year. No matter the health of the patient’s teeth and gums, their tooth root dissolves at an alarming pace and there is no true “root” cause. Hear the doc walk through why he thinks this may be happening and is there any way forward for treating this?

Did You Know Your Tongue Can Control Upper Body Mobility?

Part of this episode includes : A new patient had unique upper body mobility issues. Dr. Shoup discovered it was tied to one particular part of the tongue. A precise brief procedure fixed a lot of issues. In the days that followed, the patient kept randomly texting the doctor with every single positive update. Hear what the text bombing was all about.

How Does Gum Disease Affect Your Mental Health?

Part of this episode includes : New research is clearly connecting gum inflammation and disease with early onset dementia, that leads to more serious mental health deterioration. You’ll be surprised at how early on the side effects show themselves. The doctor has all the details and your prevention steps.

What Examination Techniques Are Most Dentists & Hygienists Not Doing?

We welcome our expert guest Elena to discuss her recent collaboration conference trip. Elena is Microscope Dentistry by Shoup’s senior hygienist. Why was she raising her hand much more often than other hygienists when the conference leaders were asking specific examination and treatment questions? Did it have to do with specific techniques that she is executing that the majority of the others at the conference are not familiar with? Hear all the details and much more in this episode.

Watch Your Kids Sleep to Save Their Life and Enhance Their Life

Part of this episode includes : Parents can be overwhelmed with all the raising your child advice available everywhere. Some parents do not pay attention to their child’s sleep patterns that can adversely affect physical and mental development. Do you know how your child is breathing while they sleep? What is the proper way to breathe, how do you check for it? Listen in to prevent immediate and future health problems.