The name rings a bell for most. The sharp aroma of its trees or perhaps the common household item VapoRub are probably images that first come to mind. The common belief that eucalyptus oil is an effective decongestant is indeed true, but it has a huge variety of less commonly known health benefits as well. […]
Here are some armchair theories why people react to supplements…There are few citations because these are armchair theories and I did a little research for this post. Writing sometimes helps me form ideas – and why not share em 😉 Maybe I’ll add to it later on. I became more curious because there’s a minority of people […]
Moon drop grapes are a specially bred seedless variety of common grapes that have an interesting shape and sweet flavor. Because of how these grapes are grown, they are only available for a short period. But how different are they from regular grapes? Are they worth the hype?
Say ahhh for the doctor! They are checking out your tonsils, an organ that is vital for your systemic immunity. Chronic inflammation of the tonsils can cause the development of tonsil stones, and large tonsil stones can lead to a variety of troublesome symptoms. People with particularly severe symptoms may even have to have their […]
Urea is an important measure of our kidney health, liver health, and protein turnover. A urea blood test is often ordered as a part of a comprehensive metabolic panel, which gives a broad overview of a person’s metabolic and overall health. Continue reading to discover more about urea and what high or low levels mean […]
BUN (blood urea nitrogen) and creatinine are two blood tests that can reveal a lot about your metabolism, kidney, liver, and overall health. And while they are often used separately, calculating the BUN/creatinine ratio can further help pinpoint important issues. Learn more about the BUN/creatinine ratio and what it can reveal about your health.
We live in a toxic world. On a daily basis, we’re exposed to toxic chemicals in the furniture and personal care and cleaning products in our homes. Additionally, the rise in mass production and commercial agriculture has made us more susceptible than ever to harmful chemicals in our water, air, and food. These chemicals build […]