Tag: essential oils for inflammation

Oct 15

Garlic Essential Oil Contributes To Heart Health

Coronary heart disease (CHD) is a disease in which a waxy substance called plaque builds up inside the coronary arteries. These arteries supply oxygen-rich blood to your heart muscle. CHD is the most common type of heart disease. In the United States, CHD is the #1 cause of death for both men and women. The …

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Oct 10

Improving HDL Cholesterol with Pumpkin Seed Essential Oil

High-density lipoprotein (HDL) is known as the “good cholesterol.”  The role of lipoprotein particles is to transport cholesterol and triglycerides (esters derived from glycerol and 3 fatty acids) in the blood between all the tissues of the body. The most common being the liver for excretion or re-utilization. The higher your HDL level, the lower …

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Sep 27

Aloe Vera Essential Oil for Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a common skin condition that changes the life cycle of skin cells. Psoriasis causes cells to build up rapidly on the surface of the skin. The extra skin cells form thick, silvery scales and itchy, dry, red patches that are sometimes painful. Psoriasis vulgaris (also known as chronic stationary psoriasis or plaque-like psoriasis) …

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Sep 24

Lavender, Marjoram, Eucalyptus, Rosemary, and Peppermint Essential Oils for Arthritis.

What is Osteoarthritis? Osteoarthritis (OA), also known as degenerative arthritis, is a disease of the entire joint involving the cartilage, joint lining, ligaments, and underlying bone. The breakdown of these tissues eventually leads to pain and joint stiffness. The joints most commonly affected are the knees, hips, and those in the hands and spine. The …

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