Elisha McFarland

Truffle Oil Can Fight Inflammation, Disease, and More – But Only If It’s Authentic

Truffle Oil Can Fight Inflammation, Disease, and More – But Only If It’s Authentic

If you watch any cooking shows you may see chef’s using truffle oil. While they are used in the culinary world, they aren’t used frequently in the home kitchen and for good reason…..the price. According to Business Insider, in 2014 the world’s largest truffle weighing in at 4.16 pounds sold at auction for $61,260. Even […]

 Elisha McFarland

17 Medicinal Plants You Can Find in Your Backyard: Colds, Headaches, Bloating, Hypertension, and more.

17 Medicinal Plants You Can Find in Your Backyard: Colds, Headaches, Bloating, Hypertension, and more.

People have been using herbs to flavor dishes for ages. Science shows us that these plants not only offer tasteful benefits but nutritional and medicinal benefits as well. While many of these medicinal plants are available to buy in their dried format stores, many of them can be easily grown in your home or garden […]

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17 Healing Plants You Can Find in Your Backyard: Colds, Headaches, Bloating UTIs, Hypertension…

17 Healing Plants You Can Find in Your Backyard: Colds, Headaches, Bloating UTIs, Hypertension…

People have been using herbs to flavor dishes for ages. Science shows us that these plants not only offer tasteful benefits, but nutritional and medicinal benefits as well. While many of these plants are available to buy in their dried form at stores, many of them can be easily grown in your home or garden […]

 Elisha McFarland

18 Proven and Natural Remedies to Treat Psoriasis

18 Proven and Natural Remedies to Treat Psoriasis

It is estimated that psoriasis affects 2-2.6% of the population.  Psoriasis is thought to be a chronic autoimmune skin condition. It is characterized by silvery yellow thickened skin patches, typically found on elbows, knees scalp, hands and feet, although it can affect other areas of the body.  (1, 2) Psoriasis is not a contagious illness. […]

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18 Common Symptoms of Multiple Chemical Sensitivity & 12 Ways to Minimize Your Exposure

18 Common Symptoms of Multiple Chemical Sensitivity & 12 Ways to Minimize Your Exposure

One in Four People Are Sensitive to Chemicals Do you get a headache when someone wearing cologne or perfume walks by you? Does the overwhelming smell of perfumed dryer sheets make you feel nauseous or cause you to feel a little shaky? If it does you’re not alone. One in four people in the U.S. […]

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18 Ways to Replace Cancer-Linked Sweeteners Overnight

18 Ways to Replace Cancer-Linked Sweeteners Overnight

Do you have a sweet tooth? If you do you’re not alone. Two hundred years ago, the average American ate only 2 pounds of sugar a year. Nearly fifty years ago in seventies, the average American ate 123 pounds of sugar per year.  Today the average American consumes 152 pounds of sugar a year. That […]

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Herbicide-Resistant ‘Superweeds’ Will Eventually Lead to Even Stronger Toxic Weed Killers

Herbicide-Resistant ‘Superweeds’ Will Eventually Lead to Even Stronger Toxic Weed Killers

This guest post was written by Elisha of My Health Maven. She is deeply passionate about educating people and empowering them to lead healthier lives. We encourage you to check out her blog and follow her on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest! Glyphosate is a chemical commonly used to kill weeds. It is found in Roundup […]

 Elisha McFarland

Adaptogens 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Adrenal Support

Adaptogens 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Adrenal Support

This guest post was written by Elisha of My Health Maven. She is deeply passionate about educating people and empowering them to lead healthier lives. We encourage you to check out her blog and follow her on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest! We all deal with stress, whether it’s from long work hours, a busy schedule […]

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10 Uses for Salt around the Home

10 Uses for Salt around the Home

This guest post was written by Elisha of My Health Maven. She is deeply passionate about educating people and empowering them to lead healthier lives. We encourage you to check out her blog and follow her on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest! Salt can be used for more than seasoning your food, it’s a wonderful product […]

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