Cold Sores / Home Remedies

Essential Oils for Cold Sores

Essential Oils for Cold Sores As essential oils continue to grow in popularity, many people are turning toward these natural remedies for ailments such as cold sores. While antiviral medication is very effective at eliminating cold sores, many studies show compounds in certain essential oils may help treat discomfort. Read on to learn what kind […]

Christina Wedberg
Herpes / Home Remedies / STD

Home Remedies for Herpes

Home Remedies for Herpes: Reducing Outbreaks A number of at home remedies exist to prevent the likelihood of a herpes outbreak. Outbreaks can be caused by a number of environmental and physiological factors such as: Physical or emotional stress Fatigue Menstruation Illness Intercourse Weather (UV rays, cold, heat, or wind) To help reduce the transfer […]

Dr. Hillary Webster
Home Remedies / Nasal Congestion

Home Remedies for Nasal Congestion

Home Remedies for Nasal Congestion Nasal congestion varies drastically in severity, from annoying drip to a completely blocked septum, no one wants to feel any degree of nasal congestion. While there are many over the counter and prescribed medications to treat congestion, there are also several home remedies that can reduce and relieve nasal congestion. […]

Leah McCabe
Congestion / Home Remedies

Home Remedies For Congestion

Whether you’re battling allergies, fighting off a cold, or trying to get over the flu, there’s nothing more annoying than not being able to breathe due to nasal congestion. Depending on what’s causing it, congestion doesn’t have to mean a trip to the doctor. Here are some home remedies for congestion. What is congestion? Nasal […]

Jennifer Nelson
Cold Sores / Home Remedies

Essential Oils for Cold Sores

What Is A Cold Sore? Although those blisters on your mouth are called cold sores, they aren’t really caused by a cold. They’re actually caused by a virus from an infection with a herpes simplex virus (HSV). Cold sores are also called fever blisters and they are very common. They look like fluid-filled blisters that […]

Christina Wedberg
Allergies / Fall / Home Remedies

What to Do About Fall Allergies

Fall Allergies: What Are Your Relief Options? The seasons are changing and so are the particles in the air. Don’t let fall allergies follow you throughout the months when you stay informed on the common causes of allergies and how to seek relief quick. Allergies can also mask an infection or cold with their overlapping […]

Sara Menges
Home Remedies

7 Tips to Brighten Up and Refresh Your Smile Today

Tips to Brighten Up and Refresh Your Smile Today As a nation, Americans spend in the billions of dollars for perfect, white smiles every year. But before you consider spending any money on whitening treatment or buying off-the-shelf whitening products, try these 7 healthy habits and natural remedies for a brighter smile without the high […]

Sara Menges
Home Remedies

Aloe Vera: For More than Just Sunburns

It’s easy and cost-effective to take care of an aloe vera at home and reap in the diverse benefits this plant brings. Widely used for thousands of years as a medicinal plant, aloe is good for treating the harsh summer sunburns and has minerals essential for proper functioning of all systems within the body. So […]

Sara Menges