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Cinnamon beats Diabetes, Alzheimers, Ecoli, Depression

Cinnamon beats Diabetes, Alzheimers, Ecoli, Depression Full of calcium and fiber, cinnamon is one of the oldest known spices, is mentioned in the Bible and was used in ancient Egypt as medicine, beverage flavoring and an even as an embalming … Continue reading

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Basil can heal! Basil can destress!

Want a natural treatment for Staphylococcus, Enterococcus, and Pseudomonas infections? That one is easy: buy some essential oil of basil. How about treating insect bites? Right you are: basil to the rescue. If you don’t happen to have a bottle … Continue reading

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Antimicrobial fail

Triclosan is finally on the way out – and good riddance. Manufacturers are starting to distance themselves from using the nasty chemical triclosan as an antimicrobial ingredient in soaps, toothpastes and other products. Here’s just one more reason why: Scientists … Continue reading

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Banning antibacterials

Using antibacterial soaps, shampoos and toothpastes actually promote the colonization of Staphylococcus aureus bacteria – in your nose of all places according to the American Society for Microbiology. The antimicrobial triclosan, was recently found in nasal passages of 41% of … Continue reading

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Oregano does a body good

Oregano, AKA Marjoram is from the mint family commonly found in the Mediterranean region and used to flavor soups, sauces, salads, and meat dishes. Oregano is used in skin cream, body lotion, shaving gel, and bath soaps. When you make … Continue reading

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Follow the money honey

Honey, I love you! Honey is a sweet solution to the ever-growing bacterial resistance to antibiotics. Honey applied as a topical dressing to wounds helps fight bacteria while promoting healing on several levels and making it virtually impossible for bacteria … Continue reading

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