Farm Star Living

Health Benefits:

Aids in digestion
Aids in weight loss
Anti-inflammatory
May reduce stress
Relieves PMS
Relieves cold sores
Relieves cramps
Relieves sore throat

Nutrition:

Serving size: 1 stick; Calories: 41; Fat: 0g; Cholesterol: 0mg; Sodium: 6mg; Carbs: 10.2g; Fiber:0g;  Sugars: 7.7g; Protein: 0g; Vitamin A: 0%DV; Vitamin C: 0%DV; Calcium: 0%DV; Iron: 0%DV

Did You Know?

  • Licorice root extract has been utilized in treating herpes simplex, sores, and shingles
  • Just applying a salve made from licorice root onto the area 2 to 3 times daily can help alleviate skin problems
  • Contains Glycyrrhizin, the main bioactive compound

Ways to Eat:

  • As tea
  • In/on meats

Farming Trivia:

  • In China, licorice is considered a superior balancing or harmonizing agent and is added to numerous herbal formulas

Note: Always consult a physician for any specific health questions and concerns. Some of this information may be subject to change should there be any new findings from Federal Health Administration (FHA), Food & Drug Administration (FDA), American Medical Association (AMA), American Cancer Society (ACS), and / or other leading food, nutrition and medical advisors.