Did you know that you can heal your cavities using eggshells? Yes you heard right, just by using eggshells.
Eggshells contain the right amount of the ideal substances for healing cavities. That is 27 minerals and massive amounts of calcium. The composition of eggshells resembles human teeth. It provides the important amount of calcium to re-mineralize teeth.
Studies have been conducted by a Hungarian physician, Krompeher, along with a group of biologists and medics. They studied the healthy properties of eggshells. At least 10 years worth of research have shown that eggshells are a good source of bio-available calcium.
Also study by a dentistry school in the Philippines, compared various commercial toothpaste brands with their own compounded toothpaste from eggshells. It was concluded that over time, the teeth cleaned using the eggshell toothpaste had less plaque build-up and contains stronger enamel. This is because eggshells have calcium and other trace minerals, which are important for a healthy enamel, thus preventing cavities.
Health Benefits of Eggshells:
1. Bone Tissue is Composed of Calcium
The bones and teeth of humans are very similar to the composition of eggshells. The calcium content (93%) in the eggshells is one of its benefits.
Additionally, eggshells also contain mineral elements such as phosphorus, magnesium, sodium, silicon, iron, potassium, aluminum and sulfur.
2. Eggshells Contain 27 Elements
Eggshells contain 27 elements. The protein of shells are composed of essential amino acids like cysteine, methionine, isoleucine and lysine. Properly prepared eggshells are the most balanced natural source of calcium.
3. Treatment of Disease
Studies have shown ta accelerated healing, when using the shell for the treatment of orthopedic diseases, such as congenital dislocation of a hip or osteoporosis or the softening of the bones.
Contents of Eggshells:
Eggshells has a number of minerals that helps in the treatment of cavities. It mostly contains calcium, the primary mineral required for a strong and healthy teeth. Other minerals found in eggshells are:
How to Use the Eggshells:
1. Take the eggshells and place them in boiling water for about 5 minutes. The boiling process will kill any pathogens.
2. Air dry the shells.
3. Grind the shells in a coffee grinder.
4. Take 1/2 teaspoon daily. You can add them into your smoothies or once grinded as a fine powder, you can add it to your food.
To use eggshells for medicinal purposes, remember to use organic eggs, to avoid any chemicals or anti-biotics.