It is interesting to know that… “Nearly all adult women have had at least one vaginal infection in their lifetime”… But many don’t have a clue. Statistic showed that vaginitis has been considered one of the most common gynecologic problems encountered by women worldwide. And it is also number one reasons patients most often visit … Continue reading Essential Oils for Vaginal Infections
Imagine taking bath with lavender essential oils... it is not only able to calm and sooth your muscle and nerve. The aromatic of lavender essential oils will filled the atmosphere and it immediately make you feel better. Don't forget to add in salts as a dispersant to combine with essential oils. Why Salts? The use … Continue reading How to Use Salt + Essential Oils in Body Bath
“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” ~ Leo Buscaglia Recently, I have been actively participated in charities and voluntaries events in a way to … Continue reading The Essential Oils Guides for 5 Elderly Common Disorders
What is Fever? Medically define fever is a temporary body temperature rise above the normal range of 36-37°C (96-99ºF), often due to certain illness. When you are sick, having fever is a common medical sign, because fever provides the kind of environment for our white blood cell to fight against any invading organism. Virus and … Continue reading Facts You Should Know About Fever?
It is now very common to hear people say about G6PD deficiency, such as “My child has G6PD deficiency… what foods to avoid?” Yes, G6PD deficiency is prevalence in worldwide, affecting 10% of the world population with approximately 400 million people. In Malaysia, around 1 in 10 children are G6PD deficiency. What is G6PD deficiency? … Continue reading Essential Oils Should be Avoided by Persons with G6PD Deficiency?
I remembered that in the same year, I had involved in two small car accidents. Thankfully, everything is fine except my car. Although without any major injuries and no indication for hitting my head. I find that my body has some effects result from the car accident, emotionally and physically affected. My neck muscle pulling … Continue reading Post-traumatic Stress After an Accident, How to Take Care?
A patient who ingested large quantities of celery soup eaten before UV irradiation has been reported suffered for severe sunburn. Bergamot oil (citrus bergamia) in eau de cologne had been described to cause hyperpigmented lesions. A woman burned her one arm and leg after a 20-minute session on a sunbed, taken immediately after a sauna … Continue reading Phototoxicity Essential Oils
“Essential oil” derived from the word “quintessence”. Based on Aristotelian idea, matter is composed of four elements: fire, air, earth, water; the fifth element, or quintessence, is the soul and spirit of the aromatic plants. Some even said it is the life force of the plants. Of course, nowadays, we know that, essential oils are … Continue reading What is Essential Oil and Absolute?
From the words itself, aroma therapy seems to be a bit misleading, you might have a perception that it is all about scents or smells, but I can promise you it is more than smells! “Aromatherapy” is a words coined by a French chemist René-Maurice Gattefossé in 1930s where he treated his badly burned hand … Continue reading What is Aromatherapy?