During the summertime we try to prevent bug bites with a DIY bug repellent made of essential oils for bug bites, but unfortunately we all suffer a bite or sting at some point. Keeping a roller bottle of DIY Bug Bite Care of essential oils for insect bites on hand will help relieve those itches and stings, immediately.
A key factor in any ongoing detoxification program is reducing exposure to as many toxins as possible. Looking at products used in the home is a great place to start. Two areas that are fairly easy to tackle are the laundry room and cleaning products. It is now widely known that common household products contain chemicals that can disrupt endocrine function and increase risk of some cancers and other chronic conditions. In fact, some of the ingredients used in common household products are known or suspected carcinogens.
Although more women than ever before are coming into my office at least somewhat aware that imbalances in their thyroid might be at the root of symptoms that are making their lives impossible to enjoy, they often have no idea what to do about it.
Common hydrogen peroxide is great stuff with many uses ranging from cleaning wounds to working as a deodorant, and is a dirt cheap alternative which helps to avoid high priced cleaning products as well as the chemicals they contain that some environmentally and health conscious people want to eliminate from use.
The winter season is in full force and the flu and other upper respiratory infections (URIs) are particularly aggressive and virulent this year, with many deaths of otherwise previously healthy people of all ages due to organ failure secondary to the flu.
As you contemplate the reason for the season these upcoming months, have you ever wondered why the cold and flu strikes so harshly during the fall and winter months? Why are there postings for signs around every corner reminding you to get your flu shot now? Cold weather and long winters bring on more attempts of pathogens to weaken your immune defenses. Fortunately, there are natural ways you can overcome your symptoms of cold and flu and even prevent becoming ill. Follow these ways listed below to help build a titanium immune system and protect your body from the pathogens that are circulating on and around you.