And so we see the passing of perhaps the biggest heavyweight fighter in dentistry the world has known for many decades.
Dr Hal Huggins died on November 29, 2014. In honor of ‘the Doc’ we would like to recount some of the many ways Dr Huggins contributed to us having a safer, healthier world.
Despite persecution by regulatory agencies through his entire career, Dr Huggins pressed on to research the root causes of disease. Formally trained as a dentist, Dr Huggins identified profound connections between dental health and whole body health. Like other heroes such as Weston Price and George Meinig, who sacrificed their fame and reputations for what they believed was true, Dr Huggins’ commitment to seeking the truth deserves respect even from those who opposed his work. Continue reading