Camping, nature hikes, working in the yard, chances are you or someone in your family has had an unpleasant meetin
In this chapter we explain how essential oils heal the body. We have divided the chapter into sections dealing with the major systems in the body-circulatory, digestive, respiratory, nervous, glandular, urinary, reproduction, dermal and...
Diet and Supplements Common Skin Conditions Herbs Skin Enhancement Program In this section I discuss what it takes to keep our skin looking young and healthy—what we can do for it, what to avoid, and some dietary guidelines and supplement...
Vitamin A, also known as beta-carotene or retinol, is a very important vitamin. Preformed vitamin A, as is found in fish liver oil, was the first vitamin
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) is an orange-yellow crystal that is more stable than thiamine. B2 is stable to heat, acid, and oxidation. It is, however
A condition characterized by nervousness, irritability, emotional
instability, depression and possibly headaches, edema and mastalgia; it
occurs during the 7 to 10 days before menstruation and disappears a few
hours after onset of menstrual flow.
A common problem that is a potentially disfiguring skin disease. Unfortunately it often affects those in an emotionally vulnerable stage of life--adolescence. It involves the sebaceous glands in the skin which secrete lubrication (sebum)for the hair...
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Burns can result from dry heat (fire), moist heat (steam, hot liquids), electricity, chemicals, or from radiation including sunlight. Treatment for burns depends on the depth of the burn - whether it is first, second, or third degree
Acne is a skin condition marked by pimples, such as white heads, blackheads, or even raised, red ones that hurt. These pimples show up