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Show 1- Herbs for Dental Health

Show 1- Herbs For Dental Health

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Strawberry is an uncommon herb, even though it’s a common garden plant and favorite fruit of millions. We discussed the virtues of this humble berry and delved into how strawberries and strawberry leaves can be used in dental care for mild to serious cases.

Some herbs that pair well with Strawberry leaf for dental care discussed include:
* Oregon Grape
* Spilanthes
* Usnea
* Myrrh
* Lemon Balm
* English Lawn Daisy

For more information on Strawberry, buy Strawberry: A Wealth of Healing in One Sweet Tasty Package  or search The Practical Herbalist website.


This spring, Men’s Health published an article on How to Make Your Coffee Truly Healthy in which they assert that Black is the only truly nutritious way to take your coffee. We discussed the validity for this statement, offered ideas for herbs that add healthful properties to coffee, and some ideas for sound anti-oxidant alternatives to coffee. For more information on this topic, see The Practical Herbalist’s Herbal Encyclopedia page entitled Coffee: Slow Roasted Medicine.

Herbal 101:

Herbalists use a variety of terms to describe the properties of herbs. We discussed the term “Antimicrobial.” Some antimicrobial herbs mentioned include:
* Garlic
* Strawberry
* Thyme
For Recipes mentioned in this podcast, see The Practical Herbalist website.


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Patrick Hunter

Patrick has been practicing herbalism and homesteading at home for over a decade. His favorite homesteading activities include woodworking, jamming, and roasting and brewing fine coffees. He also loves taekwondo and gaming with his son. He owns and operates Hunter Creation, provider of many graphic design services, including website design, web hosting, and graphic design.

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