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Should Mothers Eat Their Placenta?

There are always interesting trends popping up in the health and wellness field as we “rediscover” how the goodness in nature can benefit our health. It’s hard to remember that there was a time before kale and cauliflower were in everything or when we shunned coconut oil in favor of …

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Sodium Nitrite Dangers You Can’t Afford to Ignore

by Rachael Link, MS, RD Since being classified as carcinogenic in 2015, processed meats have garnered a good amount of public interest, and emerging research has continued to link processed meat intake to more and more deadly conditions. So what is it about processed meats that makes them so detrimental …

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Don’t Shave Too Close! (6 Folliculitis Natural Treatments)

Folliculitis is a common skin disorder where the hair follicles become inflamed and sometimes infected. Dermatological conditions that also fall in the folliculitis category include hot tub rash, barber’s itch and razor burn. With over 5 million hairs on the average human body, folliculitis can occur anywhere. It affects all …

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Hypotension Causes (+ 5 Steps to Healthy Blood Pressure)

by Katherine Brind’Amour, PhD Hypotension is low blood pressure. Because healthy blood pressure can vary from person to person, hypotension is defined as a blood pressure that is lower than the expected normal value for a particular person. Blood pressure can change throughout the day and is based on many …

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Erectile Dysfunction Causes (+ 14 Natural Treatments)

The most common sexual problem facing men living in the United States is erectile dysfunction — which affects about 30 million men in the U.S. (1) Erectile dysfunction can greatly affect a man’s quality of life and his relationship with his partner. Plus, research shows that many patients with erectile …

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