• Why I Don’t Buy Organic Food

    Posted by: Charles Payet | On: April 12, 2015

    You might be wondering why I’m writing about where I go grocery shopping, right? Good question! The reason is simple: as part of my blogging, I see myself as an educator about science and medicine. As they become increasingly complex, it’s harder for the public to understand what’s important, what’s real, what’s junk, etc. Also, […]

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  • Water Fluoridation Does NOT Increase ADHD

    Posted by: Charles Payet | On: March 23, 2015

    Alternately, this post could be titled: There is Good Science, Bad Science, and Plain Ole JUNK Science As a follow-up to my recent study on the incredible safety of fluoride in water and dental products, this is a perfect opportunity to talk about why science journalism, and even some research, can do far more harm […]

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  • Top 2014 Blog Posts

    Posted by: Charles Payet | On: January 11, 2015

    You know, I was kinda surprised myself, but upon counting them up, it seems that I wrote 27 blog posts in 2014 – just over 1 every 2 weeks.  Not that all of them were super meaningful or anything, but they covered a pretty wide range of topics.  Some got quite a bit of attention, […]

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  • Smiles by Payet Family Dentistry Turns 15

    Posted by: Charles Payet | On: January 4, 2015

    December 27th, 2014 Was a Big Day! It’s actually been 16.5 years since I graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry (that’s a mouthful for you, eh?) as a brand-spankin’ new dentist, but Dec. 27th, 2014 was indeed the 15-Year Anniversary of opening the doors of my own dental […]

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  • A Sad Farewell Indeed

    Posted by: Charles Payet | On: December 23, 2014

    It is with great sadness that we must announce that Rosie, our long-term Dental Assistant, will be leaving us at the end of December.  She will be returning home to Arizona and her family, where she will be helping to care for her mother and spend a lot more time with her grandchildren.  While we […]

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  • Ever Feel Just a Little Overwhelmed?

    Posted by: Charles Payet | On: December 9, 2014

    As a husband, father, dentist and dental geek, photographer, blogger, passionate learner, etc. it often seems that there is never enough time in the day, week, month, or year to get even remotely close to getting everything done.  Add in my ADD that pulls me in a dozen directions at once, and it seems that […]

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