Category: Canker Sore Remedies

Wild Oregano Oil Can Help Zap Your Mouth Sores

Wild Oregano Oil (Origanum vulgare) is my go-to remedy for all sort of ailments, including canker sores. It’s a potent anti-viral, anti-bacterial, anti-parasitic and antioxidant with many uses. Due to its antioxidant characteristics, it may also help reduce inflammation, which…

Neem for Treating Canker Sores

The neem tree, a member of the mahogany family,  is native to Southeast Asia where it has been known for thousands of years as a medicinal plant, hence its nickname the “pharmacy tree.”  Virtually every part of the tree from…

Canker Sore Numbing Agents

Those shallow ulcerations you can get in your mouth, technically called aphthous stomatitis but more commonly known as canker sores, can cause quite a bit of discomfort. They can be caused by stress, a minor mouth abrasion or a host…

Can Alum Vanquish Canker Sores

Alum often appears on lists of home remedies for canker sores. It’s a longtime folk remedy  and fans of the substance claim their mouth sores go away almost instantly after applying it. A number of people have used this powder…

How to Treat Canker Sores with Baking Soda

Baking soda, or sodium bicarbonate, is an amazing, inexpensive household staple with  many uses. Aside from being a common ingredient  in baked goods, it can be used for cleaning just about anything, including your teeth, it is a natural deodorizer…