Aids in digestion
Aids in weight loss
May reduce stress
Relieves cold sores
Relieves sore throat
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
- 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.