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BioGaia probiotic shows dental health benefits: Clinical trial

Posted August 22, 2013

Sucking on a probiotic lozenge may produce “significant additional clinical improvements” to scaling and root planing for people with chronic periodontitis, says a new study.

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DIY Natural Toothpaste & Mouthwash

Posted April 20, 2013

If we care about healthy food and healthy bodies, we can extend our concerns to oral care products. Many non-toxic, natural brands exist, but for the person wanting to create a self-sufficient life, making your own toothpastes and mouthwashes is refreshingly easy.

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Gum Disease Tied to Vitamin D in Kidney Patients

Posted April 5, 2013

Lower levels of serum vitamin D appeared to increase the risk that patients with chronic kidney disease would also have periodontal disease, researchers found. Patients with periodontitis had a median 25(OH)D level of 22.6 ng/ml compared with 28.6 ng/ml in patients without gum disease (P=0.01), Jessica Bastos, DDM, a clinical dentist at the Federal University of Juizfora, Brazil, reported here at the National Kidney Foundation meeting.

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Avoid costly dental bills with natural remedies

Posted July 13, 2012

Weary of expensive dental work? Try a few simple home treatments that help strengthen teeth and gums naturally. With the application of specific dietary and herbal recommendations, loose and decaying teeth are fortified and healed. By practicing purposeful oral hygiene with a few basic ingredients, worrisome dental problems can be economically resolved.

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Tooth protection from the sea

Posted July 4, 2012

A team of dentists and scientists from Newcastle University are developing a new product from a marine microbe to protect dentures, teeth and gums from bacteria in the mouth. They are using an enzyme isolated from a marine bacterium Bacillus licheniformis found on the surface of seaweed which they were originally researching for the purpose of cleaning the hulls of ships.

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Natural Dental Health Booster Drink

Posted July 2, 2012

It has been scientifically proven that green tea helps maintaining healthy gums and teeth. Green tea is an Asian specialty drink with plenty of healthy benefits, and this miraculous plant is known for well over 4,000 years. According to traditional Chinese and Japanese medicine, green tea is an extremely powerful healer, and it can cure many internal diseases.

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3 Natural Hair Treatments

Posted April 30, 2012

Vegetable oils are great for restoring hair vitality and for adding gloss and shine to dry hair. The health of your hair is affected by a number of factors, such as diet, stress and the environment. Many store bought shampoos, conditioners and treatments contain a myriad of chemical ingredients that can sometimes leave your hair in a worse condition than when you started.

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Vitamins and herbs for strong, healthy hair

Posted April 30, 2012

Men and women alike desire thick, healthy and shiny hair. Chances are people who possess all of these traits are supplementing with certain vitamins and herbs, or eat a diet that feeds their hair these nutrients on a daily basis. Hair is not just an extension of our bodies. It has become a symbol of beauty, health and status. In order to get the coveted body, bounce and sheen you desire there are certain nutrients you should be concentrating on putting in your body.

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Eclipta alba is an Herb that Stimulates Hair Growth

Posted April 30, 2012

Eclipta alba (Asteraceae family) may be considered a weed by some, but others prize it for its powerful medicinal properties. This plant thrives in the damp environments of tropical and semi-tropical regions throughout the world. In Southeast Asia, India, and Brazil, E. alba has seen documented use in healing traditional systems and is said to stimulate youthful hair growth, and heal liver afflictions.

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How to have better hair and a healthier body with a little-known source of silica

Posted April 30, 2012

Recently someone in my community asked how to get rid of pesky critters. A neighbor who own a garden center said that they use Diatomaceous Earth. Well – that seemed to me to be a golden opportunity to reveal my little secret to the world – that I have been eating Diatomaceous Earth for about a year now.

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