In the 1920's, French chemist Rene Maurice Gattefosse accidentally lit his arm on fire in his laboratory. The nearest cold liquid was a vat of lavender oil, into which he thrust his arm in an act of desperation. To his surprise, the pain subsided... Read more
Each of us has a secret source of energy. You can’t hold it in your hand or see it in a book. Most mysteriously, it can boost your energy, mood and motivation without you even knowing it.
It’s a smell. Not just any smell, but a... Read more
Many of the same wholesome foods that you eat to help your skin glow from the inside-out can also be used externally, as cleansers, moisturizers, and skin masks. These vitamins, minerals, and oils that nourish your body also nourish your skin. Below... Read more
Although people with depression may exhibit many of the same symptoms, thoughts and feelings, there are actually several different types of depression. Your doctor can evaluate your symptoms to make a proper diagnosis. Each type of depression has dif... Read more
Energy. We want it, we need it, but we don’t always have it. When we’re energized, the impossible seems doable and your hectic life feels like smooth sailing. So what essential part of your diet helps increase your energy as its mai... Read more
I didn't know where to post this. I am hearing a lot about essential oils but when I went to the store everything oil related was full of chemicals. I realized these couldn't be essential oils if they were packed with chemicals. Does anyone have a... Read more
Supplements are a good way of providing your body with the nutrition it lacks in. Nutritional food supplements are the best to go for when we do not have the time to take care of nutrition in our diet. They are also known as dietary supplements. This... Read more
I got my first back today after not having one for about 11- 12 years and I was wondering if their was anything I was missing or would need if I have a bike. So far I have the bike, ready to ride condition, a car rack, and helemt
The things I ha... Read more
I'm having a difficult time getting nutrients like magnesium, etc. Can anyone out there help me reach my goals with out having to eat the whole green section at the grocery store? I'm also not big on supplements as most of them are more like eating... Read more
After my graduation, I decided to not to pursue my Masterís degree: I wanted to start a business right away. I was pretty sure that 2 years of MBA studies might not be the right choice if I could already start creating and getting experience from tin... Read more
I suffer from CFS & cannot tolerate a lot of chemicals. I can clean everything around the house with a mixture of vinegar, bicarb (baking) soda, water & paper towels. For aromatherapy effects add a few drops of your choice of essential oils: lemon... Read more
Exercise and activity are essential to the well being of people with fibromyalgia. This is the place to learn about exercises that will help and not hurt. Join us and share what works for you!... Read more
After a long, tough workout, an equally long, hot bath is just what I crave. If I'm feeling particularly sore, I add Epsom salts, which help reduce inflammation. You can buy expensive aromatherapy bath salts at department stores, but I don't like to... Read more
I've written about the miracles of the rice sock. This handy low-tech gadget eased an excruciating sinus headache I had a few weeks back. Since I made mine, it had soothed sore knees after yoga, loosened a tight lower back and even warmed cold feet a... Read more
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