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Reversing leptin resistance naturally

Posted June 20, 2013

The foods we eat and sedentary lifestyles have left our bodies reeling with a plethora of avoidable ailments and conditions. One such condition is leptin resistance which contributes significantly to weight gain and ultimately diabetes. It most certainly does not have to be like this, however, and once recognized for what it is, reversing leptin resistance becomes a manageable and beneficial endeavor.

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Licorice Lollipops May Reduce Tooth Decay in Kids

Posted April 30, 2012

Some lollipops may actually be good for your kids. A recent study conducted in Lansing, Michigan, among preschool children ages 2 to 5 years found that sugar-free licorice lollipops reduced the bacteria associated with tooth decay.

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Licorice as treatment for Barrett’s esophagus

Posted April 30, 2012

Licorice, or Glycyrrhiza glabra, is a legume and member of the Fabaceae, or pea family. It has been used for over 3,000 years to treat a variety of ailments. Currently, medical studies support the use of licorice for the treatment of inflamed intestinal tissues, but its does much more than just that. Not only is licorice an adaptogen and strong anti-viral, but it can also be used specifically in the treatment of Barrett’s esophagus.

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