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In order to restore the ratio of calcium and phosphorus in our blood, and to enable minerals to bond to our teeth, it is not enough to just avoid eating too many sweet or processed foods. We must also eat health-building foods, containing copious amounts of minerals and vitamins that will build a glassy hard tooth structure. - See more at: http://naturalhealthwarriors.com/how-to-heal-cavities-naturally/#sthash.YQbWVyVF.dpuf

Early 19th century dentures made from gutta-percha. These dentures were under construction. They are only partially made. Note that the two dentures are clipped together with wire. The dentist first added thin layers and scraped and hand cut the set so that they fit the patient. Once the dentures fit well, the wire was removed and the tooth cavity was hand shaped and the teeth were applied. Generally, teeth in this vintage dentures came from cadavers.