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Article: Use Homemade Mouthwash for a Smart Swishing Experience!


Being well aware of the links between oral health and chronic diseases like heart disease, diabetes, cancer and Alzheimer’s, I have been extremely consistent with my regimen of brushing, flossing and finishing with a commercial mouthwash. That is, until a few weeks ago… One of my students sent me a link to some research linking ...

Recipe: Homemade Mouthwash – Smarter Swishing!


Research links alcohol containing mouthwash to increased risk of oral cancer, the commercially available alcohol-free versions contain a daunting list of ingredients, and the few "natural" products are quite pricey. So, what to do? Making your own mouthwash can be an easy, inexpensive and safe alternative! Recipes utilize ingredients ranging from aloe vera to witch hazel, ...