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 […]

Native American and Other Ancient Remedies

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  For thousands of years Native Americans have used herbs to, not only heal the body, but, also to purify the spirit and bring balance into their lives and their surroundings. Oral traditions indicate that they learned about the healing powers of herbs and other plants by watching sick animals. There are no written records […]