PRP for Hair Regeneration

PRP for Hair Regeneration

Anyone experiencing hair loss is essentially a good candidate for PRP treatments, but those with early hair loss tend to respond best; particularly in patients with “androgenic alopecia,” which is a genetically determined type of hair thinning that typically occurs along the top of the head both in men and women.

Healing Herbal Salves: Chickweed, Calendula and Cannabis

Healing Herbal Salves: Chickweed, Calendula and Cannabis

Mix 1 cup of infused oil with 1oz of beeswax {more in very hot climates} to create a solid salve and store in a glass jar or metal tins.

How to Grow Eggplant

How to Grow Eggplant

A sterile seed planting mix will give your eggplants the best chance of survival4 and allow you to blend ingredients to amend the medium you’re working with, such as bark, a coconut fiber called coir and vermiculite.5 Avoid synthetic fertilizer.

How the Air Pollution Crisis Can Affect You

How the Air Pollution Crisis Can Affect You

But here in Louisiana, where we have the highest risk for ethylene oxide, they didn't do any of that." Company Denies Rapidly Rising Health Problems Linked to Air Pollution The people in St. John the Baptist Parish learned of their health risks after a 2010 assessment by IRIS showed chloroprene was far more dangerous than previously thought.

Toxic Cruise Air

Toxic Cruise Air

Daniel Rieger, a transport officer at German environment group Nabu, says, “One cruise ship emits as many air pollutants as five million cars going the same distance because these ships use heavy fuel that on land would have to be disposed of as hazardous waste.”3 The highest readings on the ships were seen at the back, in the area near the smokestack.

Can You Eat Marigolds?

Can You Eat Marigolds?

Once dried, the flowers can also be rehydrated for use in salads, salsas, scrambled eggs and frittatas, adding color, flavor and health benefits. Calendula Oil 34 Ingredients Procedure Put your desired amount of dried calendula petals in a clean, dry glass jar.

Reflexology to the rescue – A list of points to get rid of seasonal allergies

Reflexology to the rescue – A list of points to get rid of seasonal allergies

Reflexology is a form of traditional Chinese medicine that works by applying pressure to specific healing points in the body that are linked to certain vital organs. Breathe easy with this list of reflexology points to bring you quick relief from seasonal allergies: Balls of the toes.

Air Pollution and Alzheimer’s Disease

Air Pollution and Alzheimer’s Disease

The study, which was conducted by a team of scientists from several institutions in the United States and Mexico, found that certain biomarkers commonly associated with Alzheimer’s disease were present in children, teenagers, and young adults living in an area with heavily polluted air.1 These results are based on an investigation focused on Metropolitan Mexico City, a region known to have air pollution problems significant enough for government officials to issue warnings recommending inhabitants remain indoors.

What is Tendonitis?

What is Tendonitis?

Tendonitis is an acute condition that occurs when injury to a tendon causes swelling and pain.2 It mainly affects your elbows, wrists, fingers, thighs,3 shoulders, knees and Achilles heels.4 Tendonitis may develop at the same time as tenosynovitis, wherein inflammation occurs in the sheath surrounding the tendon, but not on the tendon itself.5

Couple Build Eco Resort to Protect and Conserve Marine Life

Couple Build Eco Resort to Protect and Conserve Marine Life

Disturbed by what they saw, the couple embarked on a mission to transform the area, once terrorized by shark finning and dynamite fishing — practices that destroy fragile reef systems and deplete local food supplies — into an eco-resort and center for marine conservation.

Are herbs good for skin? Tammy's honest opinion and experience.

Are herbs good for skin? Tammy's honest opinion and experience.

That’s when I started researching herbs for the healing of my body. Herbs promote collagen (the compound in your body that maintains the elasticity of your skin) and could prevent wrinkles coalescence. My Son’s tick bites healed with Herbs Conclusion: Are Herbs Good For Skin?

Bursitis: An Introduction to This Inflammatory Disease

Bursitis: An Introduction to This Inflammatory Disease

Bursitis is the inflammation of your bursa, a small sac that helps prevent buildup of friction between a bone and the surrounding soft tissues such as tendons, ligaments, skin and muscles.

Great Tips for Growing Squash

Great Tips for Growing Squash

As demonstrated in the video above, summer squash grow in a low bushy formation and work well in containers or in the ground, while winter squash grow along vines, working best when planted directly in the ground.8 If you live in an area with a short growing season, you can start the seeds indoors approximately two to three weeks before the date of your last frost.