12 Clever Cleaning Tips For The Tricky Stuff

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  f you always put off cleaning those tricky areas of your home, this list of fantastic tips will provide you with the know-how you need to make the job easy and simple. From cleaning mattresses and oven doors to washing machines and drip coffee makers, this list covers all of those crucial areas in the […]

Thieves Vinegar – Immune Booster & Germ Killer

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  No matter what you call it, thieves vinegar has a long history of use.  From Scientific American’s 1910 reference to  “medicated vinegar was invented by four thieves of Marseilles who successfully employed it as a prophylactic during a visitation of pestilence” to current references recommending it as an insect repellant and a popular essential […]

The Wonders Of Eucalyptus Oil – Top 10 Health Benefits & Uses

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  Eucalyptus Essential Oil, distilled from the Australian native Eucalyptus globulus tree, boasts a long list of traditional uses. Aboriginal Australians used Eucalyptus to heal wounds, cure fungal infections, and as a fever reducer. Chinese, Greek, European, and Ayurvedic medicine later adopted Eucalyptus as a disinfectant and expectorant. To read the full article, please click […]

12 Facts About Microwaves That Should Forever Terminate Their Use

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  Are microwaves a benign bastion of convenience or a sinister contributor to biological and nutritional damage? A growing percentage of people are now heeding the advice of holistic health experts and disposing of their microwaves due to the dangers of microwaved food. Regardless of where you stand, humans are the only animals on the […]

Charging Your Phone While You Sleep Could Make You Fat

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  Once upon a time, it was just the electromagnetic frequencies (EMF) from electronics that science suspected could cause metabolic harm. Now the light emitted from them may be compounding the problem. Many common devices like cell phones and tablets display an image while charging. This emits light in the blue, or cool, end of […]

The Real Reasons Your Cat Is Throwing Up

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  It’s estimated that 73 million cats inhabit the USA today. That’s a lot of hair balls. While cats often make easy-to-care-for pets, there is one messy problem most cats endure from time to time: vomiting. To read the full article, please click on the link below: The Real Reasons Your Cat Is Throwing Up

5-Minute Health Tip: Rejuvenate with Aromatherapy

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  Aromatherapy is a 6000-year-old healing modality that has been shown to alleviate anxiety and depression, soothe headaches, relieve pain, help fight cancer, and even heal arthritis! Depending on your ailment, you can apply essential oils topically, as with a massage, or stimulate your senses by breathing in the essential oil through an aromatic diffuser. […]

How To Get Rid Of A Sinus Infection!

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  Over the past few years I’ve gotten rid of pretty much ALL chemical cleaners in our house. I had started to get sinus infections pretty often and they always happened within hours (sometimes within minutes) of using a chemical-based cleaning product from a spray bottle. To read the full article, please click on the […]

How To Grow Onions On Your Windowsill

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How nice would it be to just be able to pluck fresh green onions from the soil whenever you need them? Nothing beats fresh onions for your salads, dips or soup. But how can you ensure a supply of fresh onions at hand all the time? To read the full article, please click on the […]

11 Ways To Keep Your Home A Cancer-Free Zone

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  Home should be an oasis, a safe and peaceful space that promotes well-being and health. However, if you’re constantly cleaning up the house with harsh chemicals, hosing it down with anti-bacterial soaps and steeping yourself in off-gassing bedding and décor, home may not be such a safe place after all. To read the full […]