Stay fresh in the wilderness with natural alternatives to personal hygiene products

You may find yourself without a home and in the wilderness following a disaster or after SHTF. Personal hygiene items are often taken for granted and overlooked by survivalists and preppers. But history tells us that more people have been killed by their own waste and the tiny microbes they harbor than all the wars put together. … Continue reading Stay fresh in the wilderness with natural alternatives to personal hygiene products

Coronavirus masks are killing people, dentists warn

There is a new pandemic sweeping the country and its cause is persistent mask wearing. “Mask mouth,” a play on meth mouth, is spreading like wildfire and dentists are warning that it could have serious consequences, including death. “Gum disease, or periodontal disease, will eventually lead to strokes and an increased risk of heart attacks,” warns Marc Sclafani, … Continue reading Coronavirus masks are killing people, dentists warn

Stop halitosis in its tracks with these 8 natural remedies for bad breath

Bad breath, or halitosis, can be a pretty annoying condition to deal with. According to studies, an estimated 25 percent of the global population is affected by halitosis. Fortunately, home remedies exist that can take care of bad breath. Here are eight natural solutions to your oral health concern. (h/t to MedicalNewsToday.com) Green tea Green tea has deodorizing and disinfectant properties … Continue reading Stop halitosis in its tracks with these 8 natural remedies for bad breath

Saponin derived from quinoa shows antibacterial effects against halitosis-related bacteria

A team of researchers from Qilu University of Technology and the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences in China examined the antibacterial effects of saponin obtained from quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa) husk against bacteria that cause halitosis. The research team published their findings in the journal BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Quinoa is a staple food in South America, and its … Continue reading Saponin derived from quinoa shows antibacterial effects against halitosis-related bacteria

Holy Basil: Top 12 Amazing Health Benefits of Tulsi

Source: Holy Basil: Top 12 Amazing Health Benefits of Tulsi by Dr. Edward Group Whether you use it to reduce stress, improve sleep, or boost your immune system, holy basil is an amazing herb with many therapeutic properties. Also called Tulsi, legend has it that the plant is an earthly manifestation of the Hindu goddess who … Continue reading Holy Basil: Top 12 Amazing Health Benefits of Tulsi

10 Everyday ailments: What causes them, which foods help and which foods to avoid

Many ailments are caused by a nutritional imbalance. Eat too much of the bad stuff and it accumulates in your body, manifesting into a unhealthy condition. Sarah Brewer, a nutritionist, shares her knowledge on a few of the more common ones that plague our society today, which foods can help relieve their symptoms, and which foods … Continue reading 10 Everyday ailments: What causes them, which foods help and which foods to avoid

The Benefits of Tea Tree for Bad Breath

Source: The Benefits of Tea Tree for Bad Breath by Dr. Edward Group We’ve all experienced the horror of being in close confines with a friend or coworker who has unpleasant, bad breath. There’s no mistaking the effects of that noxious pollution. The watery eyes, the gagging, the singed nasal hairs – it’s a tremendously miserable … Continue reading The Benefits of Tea Tree for Bad Breath