Does rheumatoid arthritis cause hair loss?

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a type of systemic autoimmune disease characterized by the body’s immune system mistakenly attacking the joints. This leads to joint pain, inflammation and reduced joint mobility. However, because RA is a systemic disease, it does not only affect the joints. If left untreated, it can also affect other systems in the … Continue reading Does rheumatoid arthritis cause hair loss?

Investigating the anti-fungal effects of fennel oil

In this study, researchers from Fayoum University and Cairo University in Egypt screened the anti-microbial activities of some plant essential oils against isolates of Candida albicans, which causes vulvovaginal candidiasis (VVC), and investigated the anti-fungal effect of the most active essential oil against planktonic and sessile cells. Their findings were published in the Journal of Herbal Medicine. To screen the biofilm production of C. … Continue reading Investigating the anti-fungal effects of fennel oil

Feeling Stressed? Try These Essential Oils for Anxiety

Source: Feeling Stressed? Try These Essential Oils for Anxiety by Dr. Edward Group "Stop and smell the roses" is one of the most famous sayings of all time, yet did you know that there’s medicine in those words? Delightful floral aromas bring joy, peace, happy memories — and even good health. Whether rose, lavender, or ylang-ylang, … Continue reading Feeling Stressed? Try These Essential Oils for Anxiety

Peppermint Oil: The Best Natural Benefits & Uses

Source: Peppermint Oil: The Best Natural Benefits & Uses by Dr. Edward Group Soothing, cool, and refreshing, peppermint oil smells great and offers many health benefits. Peppermint can ease congestion, support oral health, repel pests, soothe headaches, and even relieve stress. Peppermint oil is a must in your essential oil collection — especially if you like to create … Continue reading Peppermint Oil: The Best Natural Benefits & Uses

Natural Mosquito Repellent: A Safe Bug Spray That Really Works

Source: Natural Mosquito Repellent: A Safe Bug Spray That Really Works by Dr. Edward Group Summer is prime time for enjoying the outdoors. But more often than not, there's a dark cloud hanging over that backyard barbecue: bugs – and especially mosquitoes. These blood-seeking fun busters expertly follow their senses right to your skin. But if … Continue reading Natural Mosquito Repellent: A Safe Bug Spray That Really Works

Black Cumin Seed Oil: Top Benefits, Uses, & Side Effects

Source: Black Cumin Seed Oil: Top Benefits, Uses, & Side Effects by Dr. Edward Group Gaining popularity these days as a weight loss aid and natural healing agent, black cumin seed oil comes with a centuries-old wellness pedigree. Black cumin seeds were popular among the Egyptian pharaohs and were even found in King Tutankhamun's tomb. Black … Continue reading Black Cumin Seed Oil: Top Benefits, Uses, & Side Effects

Neem Oil & Leaves: 7 Impressive Health Benefits & Uses

Source: Neem Oil & Leaves: 7 Impressive Health Benefits & Uses by Dr. Edward Group In Indian mythology, neem has a divine origin. When the elixir of immortality was being carried to heaven by divine beings, drops fell on the neem tree, which led to its miraculous healing properties. Found throughout the Indian subcontinent, Ayurvedic medicine … Continue reading Neem Oil & Leaves: 7 Impressive Health Benefits & Uses

Eucalyptus Oil: Top Benefits & Uses With DIY Recipes

  Source: Eucalyptus Oil: Top Benefits & Uses With DIY Recipes by Dr. Edward Group When you want a natural, effective relief for seasonal coughs and colds, eucalyptus oil is your essential oil of choice. This fragrant evergreen tree is a household favorite not only for its odor-eliminating leaves but also thanks to its healing properties. … Continue reading Eucalyptus Oil: Top Benefits & Uses With DIY Recipes

Tea Tree Oil: Benefits, Uses, & Side Effects

Source: Tea Tree Oil: Benefits, Uses, & Side Effects by Dr. Edward Group From antiseptic mouthwash to natural deodorant, tea tree oil is an essential oil with a multitude of uses and benefits. It tends to be pale yellow or colorless, with an aroma that is similar to eucalyptus or camphor and boasts antibacterial, antiprotozoal, antiviral, anti-inflammatory and antifungal … Continue reading Tea Tree Oil: Benefits, Uses, & Side Effects

What Are Traditional Spagyric Remedies?

Source: What Are Traditional Spagyric Remedies? by Dr. Edward Group With rising awareness of western medicine’s often dangerous side effects, holistic treatments are quickly gaining popularity. Though still relatively unknown, spagyric technique is something of a amalgamation of homeopathy (diluted substances), phytotherapy (herbal medicine), and modern science’s sterility. It results in the administration of a painstakingly … Continue reading What Are Traditional Spagyric Remedies?