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Liquorice also displays significant anti-microbial activity in the treatment of Candida albicans and Trichomonas; it has been long been recognised as an aid to pre-menstrual syndrome because of its oestrogenic activity.
Liquorice is an extract of the roots of the Glycyrrhiza glabra plant and has been used as both a confectionary flavouring agent and a herbal remedy.
Black liquorice is made with extract from the root of the Glycyrrhiza glabra plant and it's this that gives it its sweetness.
According to the Chinese Prescription Database analysis of Radix Aconiti Lateralis Praeparata, out of a total of 8111 prescriptions, 29.8% (2420) are combined with liquorice. Liquorice significantly reduces the toxicity of aconite when the two herbs are decocted together.
Liquorice, which was founded nearly a decade ago by CEO Miles Murphy, will become part of DigitasLBi's Middle East & Africa region, led by Anil Pillai, who has been appointed in the newly created role of Chief Executive, UK, Middle East & Africa.
Key Words: Hypokalaemia, Dependent Oedema, Liquorice INTRODUCTION
YOUNG children will love making these tasty treats INGREDIENTS: 18 white marshmallows 250g ready-to-roll white fondant icing 18 strawberry laces 250g icing made from royal icing sugar 6 Pontefract cakes black writing icing 3 round black Liquorice Allsorts, halved 6 orange Tic Tacs 18 mini chocolate beans 24 mini white marshmallows Mini candy canes or pretzel sticks A roughly crushed sugar cube 6 lolly sticks METHOD: Take a stick and thread on two marshmallows so the wide ends meet in the middle.
Researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics in Berlin have now discovered that liquorice root also contains substances with an anti-diabetic effect.
The liquorice root extract can be used in supplements as a single ingredient or as part of a multicomponent system and is also suitable for use in beverages based on milk, yoghurt, fruit or vegetables.
Derived from liquorice root (Glycyrrhiza glabra L.) via an advanced patented process, Glavonoid [TM] is absolutely free from glycyrrhizinic acid and contains 30 percent liquorice glabra polyphenols.
LISA GAWTHORNE, the Formby-based business woman behind Panda Liquorice, has spent a weekend at Edinburgh Zoo to celebrate the arrival of the pair of pandas from China.
Damascus, (SANA) -- Ramadan drinks are a popular tradition due to its benefits to health, ease of preparation and delectable taste, and one of these traditional drinks is licorice which is linked to the fasters' cultural heritage.Licorice or liquorice is the root of Glycyrrhiza glabra is an herbaceous perennial plant which grows in Mediterranean countries from Anatolia to Spain.