We are a group of Dental Consultants who offer, improved practice morale; a happier, more profitable patient base;and improved home life; increased collections. (And yes, our average is 35% in year one.)

Follow by Email

Friday, July 13, 2012

ADA News Update

Licorice root fights oral bacteria

oral health care

It looks yummy, but you might want to pass them by for, dried licorice root according to the Journal of Natural Products, suggests that this dried licorice root can help fight periodontal disease,(Stefan Gafner, PH.D.)



 The Licorice herb is an herb sometimes used to treat sore throats, respiratory and digestive problems and other disorders—might be an effective agent to fight the bacteria. 

Licorice root may be used as a breath freshener ingredient in certain toothpastes
See the entire articel at: Licorice Root Fights Oral Bacteria

So, next time you want a treat, grab some licorice root and whip up licorice pudding or licorice mint tea to help your teeth.

6 cups water
2 12 tsps licorice root (dried)
1 cinnamon stick
12 cup peppermint (dried)
12 cup honey

34 cup licorice stick (finely chopped panda brand black, pieces 3 38 ounces)
14 tsp salt
4 12 cups whole milk
13 cup sugar (2 12 tablespoons)
1 tbsp cornstarch (2 teaspoons)
3 large egg yolks
1 12 tbsps unsalted butter
special equipment: an instant-read thermometer 

Follow us on Twitter
Be our friend on Facebook
Connect with us on Linkedin

No comments:

Post a Comment