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Dr. Melissa may be a dentist, but she's here to give her unique perspective on holistic medicine, happiness, dating, leadership, and of course dentistry. Be a fly on the wall for in-depth conversations among friends and co-workers.

Dr. Melissa may be a dentist, but she's here to give her unique perspective on holistic medicine, happiness, dating, leadership, and of course dentistry. Be a fly on the wall for in-depth conversations among friends and co-workers.
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United States

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Dr. Melissa may be a dentist, but she's here to give her unique perspective on holistic medicine, happiness, dating, leadership, and of course dentistry. Be a fly on the wall for in-depth conversations among friends and co-workers.

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English


Episodes

Episode 9: Mercury Fillings

5/17/2018
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Dr. Melissa is a holistic minded dentist and the owner of Honey Dental. She discusses the importance of the safety involved with handling mercury in a dental office. During the necessary removal of old defective mercury fillings due to fractures, decay, or broken teeth, Dr. Santilli is very passionate about protecting her patients from mercury particulates and debris. She invites some of her patients to discuss their personal experiences with mercury fillings and the dental care they...

Duration:00:32:43

Episode 8: Food Addiction

4/27/2018
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Dr. Melissa discusses the science behind addiction and how processed food with high sugar, fat and salt hijacks our pleasure reward center to control our behavior. The group tried to cut processed food out of their diet for a week and discussed how difficult it was to navigate current food options without exposure to processed food. Dr Santilli reviews the consequences to our health such as heart disease and cancer from an unhealthy diet shared in a talk by Dr. Peeke, who also looks into...

Duration:00:27:44

Episode 7: 36 Questions

4/20/2018
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Psychologist Dr. Arthur Aron came up with 36 questions that help to promote mental intimacy. The questions are designed to be personal and break down barriers to foster closeness. Dr. Melissa is trying a social experiment by inviting different couples on the show in various stages of their relationship to see if these questions are effective to help improve communication, compassion, and love. The first couple is Karen and Bob, who are newly married. Dr. Melissa hopes others can use this...

Duration:00:27:46

Episode 6: Cell Phone Addiction

4/16/2018
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Dr. Melissa discusses the science behind addiction. Modern addiction comes in many forms including the use of smart phones. Dr. Melissa and her team tried a digital fasting for 24 hours to see how their lives are influenced by being constantly on their cell phones for many aspects of their lives. They discuss some studies and personal realizations related to addiction to their smart phones. They also review tips on how to avoid letting that addiction cause harm such as texting and driving,...

Duration:00:37:28

Episode 3: Modern Dating

3/22/2018
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Sherry Argov wrote the book “From Doormat to Dreamgirl” back in 2002 before the dating scene completely changed with more digital platforms for dating on cell phones and apps such as facebook, tinder, snapchat, Instagram to help connect people. We are no longer waiting to hear by phone but rather checking various apps for updates, likes, and managing multiple social media accounts. Dr. Melissa and her team discuss from their personal experiences some dating concepts introduced in the book...

Duration:00:55:41

Episode 2: Happiness in the Workplace

3/15/2018
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Using business ideas from Dave Ramsay and Navy Captain Abrashoff, Dr Melissa discusses business strategy of unifying the team in a working environment by having an approachable and understanding leader.

Duration:00:40:13

Episode 1: Synthetic Happiness

3/8/2018
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On her inaugural episode, Dr. Melissa invites a few key members of her staff into the studio to talk about manufactured feeling and the illusion of happiness.

Duration:00:24:41