People use essential oils a variety of ways: as lotions, for hair care, aromatherapy, cleaning products and more. But are essential oils safe?
Sherice, December 17, 2015
People have been taking aspirin for many decades now. Daily use of aspirin is not only ineffective, but it’s dangerous. It leads to a plethora of other problems and gastrointestinal issues while doubling the risk of strokes without reducing fatal heart attacks.
Jonathan Landsman, December 18, 2015
Painful joints, an upset stomach, cough or cold symptoms and "not feeling well" are some of the most common complaints given to a doctor.
mcshane, December 11, 2015
Neosporin is the most popular OTC topical antibacterial medication in America. Neosporin ointment is used for preventing infection due to minor cuts, scrapes, and burns. Neosporin ointment is an antibiotic combination.
mcshane, December 4, 2015
It is estimated that antibiotic resistance causes Americans upwards of $20 billion in additional healthcare costs every year stemming from the treatment of otherwise preventable infections. However, often the wrong antibiotic prescription or over-dependency on antibiotics can actually do more harm then good.
One of the most popular essential oils around is extracted from Rosmarinus officinalis, which is widely known in the Mediterranean region for its culinary and herbal benefits and has been extensively used for a wealth of health and wellness purposes.
Our sense of smell is the only sense that is directly tied to the limbic area of the brain, which is considered the emotional control center. And when we inhale essential oils they go directly to the brain. The other four senses — taste, sight, touch and hearing — are first routed through the thalamus before reaching designated areas of the brain.
If you tell most medical doctors that essential oils bring about healing with no negative side effects, they won’t believe you. This is because in medical school, students are repeatedly told by their professors that all effective medicines have negative side effects, and if they don’t then they can’t be effective.
Everyone wants clear, bright, soft, blemish-free skin.
While these options may seem convenient and effective, most people don't realize that these chemical-laden cleaning products are slowly poisoning our body and the environment.