Peppermint Oil

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Health Benefits of Traditional Holiday Favorites: Did You Know?

…to keep in mind. * Candy canes may only surface around the holidays, but peppermint is something you should keep in your medicine cabinet year round—especially if you suffer with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Peppermint oil is a proven remedy for relieving pain, gas and bloating, diarrhea, constipation…

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Natural Mosquito Repellents

…indoors during the evening hours, when mosquitoes are out in droves. * Use plant oils and extracts that act as natural mosquito repellents. These include citronella, cinnamon, rosemary, lemon eucalyptus, and peppermint. You can find these at most health food stores. You can also help to keep the mosquito…

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Help for Gallstones

…C (2,000 mg), which was shown in a study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine to reduce risk of gallbladder disease. Enteric-coated peppermint oil (one 2-mL capsule 3 times a day) has been demonstrated to help dissolve gallstones. Lecithin or phosphatidylcholine (300 to several thousand mg…

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