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    Yellow Dock Root Herbal Oil for Itchy Skin

    Hello Everyone, I am new here so excuse any issues with my post. Just let me know so I can fix it. How can I make an Herbal Oil with Yellow Dock Root? I have a book (the herbal apothecary by JJ Pursell) which tells me to add Yellow dock root to oil in a 1 to 10 ratio. However it doesn't tell...
  2. kind2creatures

    Eucalyptus Essential Oil Reduces Spread of Tuberculosis

    Eucalyptus Essential Oil can help in the reduction of the spread of Tuberculosis...http://healthimpactnews.com/2014/eucalyptus-essential-oil-reduces-spread-of-tuberculosis/
  3. Cookie

    Oil You Use For Baking?

    What type of oil do you use for baking sweet breads (zuchinni, banana) and other baking goods that call for oil in the recipe? Just curious what y'all use :D
  4. kind2creatures

    Lavender Essential Oil for Fungal Infections

    More about Lavender...https://www.natmedtalk.com/wiki/Lavender
  5. T

    Plant - Vegan sources of fat

    I need to gain some body weight and have recently figured that the lack of fat in my diet is one thing severely holding me back. Here are some items I have started consuming more frequently to this end and their percentages of daily fat value: -- Canned Coconut Milk 22% per serving(This is...
  6. kind2creatures

    Instant Relief From Muscle Cramps

    I've recently experienced foot cramps, just from positioning my foot a certain way, like when I'm kneeling to look into a low cabinet. This muscle cramping is even more painful than the 'charleyhorse' type cramps one gets in the leg muscles. When I get cramps, thankfully not too often, rubbing...
  7. kind2creatures

    Canola Oil and Products - Side Effects

    Side effects result from the consumption of canola products by Shona Botes (NaturalNews) Canola oil and canola-based products have been at the centre of controversy for quite a few years. While some say that it helps to lower cholesterol levels, it actually has a few nasty side-effects as...
  8. kind2creatures

    Lavender Oil Antifungal (candida albicans, ringworm)

    Lavender oil is a powerful antifungal that fights skin conditions, Candida by Ethan A. Huff, staff writer (NaturalNews) New research out of Portugal has found that lavender oil is a powerful antifungal agent that fights and prevents skin and nail infections, including Candida albicans...
  9. saved1986

    NOT GOOD (metal values)

    http://www.kitco.com/charts/livesilver.html
  10. saved1986

    I really have to know the answer! (cottonseed oil)

    Who ever came up with the idea of using cottonseed oil as a food? http://www.drweil.com/drw/u/QAA400361/Is-Cottonseed-Oil-Okay.html
  11. kind2creatures

    Essential Oil of Lavender for Stress

    Essential Oil of Lavender is useful for relaxing a stressed or hyperactive dog. It should not be rubbed directly on the pet, as their sensitive noses can be irritated from the aroma. Don't overdo, and keep away from eyes. Just rub some Lavender oil on the dog's collar, or on the outer areas of...
  12. jbo

    Breakfast Smoothie why flax seed oil?

    I've been making breakfast smoothies during the weekday for awhile now and first heard about the recipe from Dr oz, which you can see below http://www.doctoroz.com/videos/magical-breakfast-blaster Well swanson vitamins has nearly the exact same receipe...
  13. saved1986

    Canola oil! No way!

    http://breathing.com/articles/canola-oil.htm What bothers me is this stuff is being pushed because it is extremely cheap.
  14. L

    Homemade Mayonnaise - What Kind of Oil?

    People say olive oil makes it taste different.....not as good.... any other suggestions? looking for something that has a very mild flavor or no flavor at all.
  15. saved1986

    Coconut Oil Brands

    Usually I buy Nutiva brand from iherb (basically 60% of the price of what it costs at whole foods). I was at a health food store a couple weeks ago in akron and purchased an organic, expeller pressed brand called tree of life. The Nutiva has a very pleasent mild coconut smell. the tree of life...
  16. kind2creatures

    Liquid Probiotics and Fish Oil

    For the first time, I just bought some Now brand liquid Omega 3 Fish Oil (lemon). I've been having trouble swallowing the larger softgels. Pleasantly surprised with the taste, not fishy at all! I also picked up some liquid Acidophilus Probiotics. Is there any reason not to take both of these...
  17. kind2creatures

    Olive Oil Halts Inflammation

    Scientists discover olive oil directly impacts genes to halt inflammation by S. L. Baker, features writer (NaturalNews) Research has been steadily accumulating that olive oil, a main component of the Mediterranean diet, has extensive health-protective properties. For example, phytonutrient...
  18. kind2creatures

    Smoke Point for Macadamia, Walnut, Coconut & Olive Oil

    Just finished eating a couple of Rib-Eye steaks that we fried in light olive oil. Thought this article from Natural News had some beneficial info.
  19. S

    Best form of Calcium and Magnesium?

    Which types of calcium and magnesium do you believe is the most bio available for the body to absorb?
  20. Judie777

    Ear infection

    Can someone recommend something natural to heal an ear infection. Its just draining. No pain. With all the stuff I take you'd think my body would heal it. I've had it for 2 mos. I's appreciate any input. Thanks! :p
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