Skin Permeability: Why you should worry about what you are putting on your body’s largest organ

Recently, I’ve heard a few arguments about skin permeability and basically that chemicals cannot pass through the epidermis. Some argue that topical applications, including skincare implements and make up, do not transmit through the skin. Yeah, right. If the skin did not absorb molecules, we wouldn’t have dozens of medicines with systemic effects that are […]

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Health Benefits of Probiotics

The health benefits of probiotics are nothing new to science and medicine. The use of fermented foods for nutritional and therapeutic purposes dates back thousands of years. Although knowledge of beneficial microorganisms developed within the last century, people have enjoyed the benefits of these friendly flora for much longer. The word probiotic comes from pro and biota, meaning […]

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Confused About Essential Oils?

There is so much misinformation online about essential oils! Do they interact with medicines? Are they safe for children? This free ebook answers a few of the most common questions about essential oils. After reading this book. you can separate fact from fiction, and decide for yourself how you choose to use essential oils.

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Do You Know What’s in Your Drinking Water?

Everyone knows we cannot live without water. In fact, water makes up over 60% of our bodies, and our blood is over 90% water. We use water for so many things that we typically don’t think twice about turning on the faucet. Water should be a life-giving substance. But unfortunately, it is all too often […]

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Is Your Mattress a Hazard to Your Health: What you need to know about mattress toxicity

The average person spends about one-third of his or her life sleeping. Our bodies replenish and repair while we sleep. But have you ever stopped to ponder what chemicals you are potentially exposed to as you snooze away? Check out this surprising information about mattress toxicity and how your mattress may be making you sick. […]

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