A commonly overlooked aspect of herbalism is oral care. There is no doubt that there is a connection between a healthy mouth and healthy body, and a pharmaceutical solution may not always be the best option. Linda Straub-Bruce shares some of the best practices for dental care and oral wellbeing using plant-based remedies in this interview with Regina Meredith.
Since her 1989 graduation from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine Linda Straub-Bruce has worked with Dr. Hammerlee. Linda is the current Vice-President of the NW PA Dental Hygienists' Association and was the winner of the PennWell Publishing/Cadbury Adams Trident XTra Care Award. She is the co-author of the book, Dental Herbalism: Natural Therapies for the Mouth and presents continuing education lectures to other dental professionals.