Chewing Gum

Inflammation in the Body: Its Causes and Effects

…makes sense when you consider the rich blood supply in the mouth and how thin and fragile the skin around the gum is. This area is also subject to a lot of mechanical irritation from chewing, brushing, flossing, and dental procedures. Under ideal conditions, the situation is controlled rather quickly…

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Protecting Your Family From Infection

…government requires a $20 HazMat shipping surcharge per package. Neem is a tree that grows in India and Burma. Residents of those areas chew neem twigs to keep their mouths and gums healthy. Neem appears not to have an effect on many types of bacteria, but it does work against both the virulent S. aureus and…

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The Role of Prebiotics in Maintaining Healthy Gut Flora

…and berries are good sources. Nuts are also a prebiotic source. As I mentioned earlier, soluble fiber turns gel-like when mixed with water. Pectin, gum arabic, and inulin are soluble fibers that are often added to yogurts, jams, jellies, milk-based desserts, nutrition bars, drinks, and other products…

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