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The Surprising Uses & Benefits of Xylitol

The Surprising Uses & Benefits of Xylitol

You’ve probably heard about xylitol. After all, it seems the low-cal sugar substitute is popping up everywhere these days. Xylitol is a sugar alcohol, or polyalcohol, that’s made from the bark of birch trees or from a plant fiber called xylan. It’s s ...
4 Steps to Cavity-Free Kids

4 Steps to Cavity-Free Kids

As healthy as your household may be, Halloween is coming. And even with dentist candy trade-in programs, the “Switch Witch,” and every other way you pry that high fructose corn syrup-filled pillow case out of your child’s clammy, over-sugared hands, ...
6 Ways to Naturally Whiten Your Teeth

6 Ways to Naturally Whiten Your Teeth

If you’re like me, mornings require a mug (or two) of coffee. While it’s up in the air whether or not the habit is good for health, it’s pretty certain that drinking dark liquid doesn’t do much for your looks. In fact, when it ...
Make Your Own Natural Mouthwash

Make Your Own Natural Mouthwash

Tired of conventional mouthwashes that dry out your mouth and expose you to hazardous ingredients? Make your own natural mouthwash instead — it’s quick, easy and chemical-free! ...