Because of its proximity to sinuses, nerves, and the brain, an infection in your mouth (caused by tooth or gum problems), can lead to a severe infection in the rest of your body, and yes- even death!
And in a world without dentists, anesthetics, antibiotics, and the proper instruments, a simple cavity or injury to your gums could be a death sentence.
Chris Howell was an R&D Scientist and post-secondary instructor for the dental health profession and is also a prepper. Listen to the Secrets of a Survivalist Radio Show to find out how, a long term grid down situation will bring dental care back to the dark ages.
And, more importantly, find out what you can do to keep you and your family healthy, with some very simple steps, and by stocking up on some simple items, that can turn the odds in your favor. Click here to listen to the Survivalist Gardener Rick Auction interview with Chris Howell on the Preparedness Radio Network.