12 Best Essential Oils You Need to Know About – Health Benefits & Uses

Fragrant plants have been used in folk medicine for thousands of years across many cultures. Methods for capturing the ‘essence’ of plants were first discovered in the Middle Ages. Essential oils are distilled or extracted from large quantities of flowers, leaves, peels, resin, bark or roots. For example, it takes about 220 pounds of lavender […]

Is Coffee Good for You? — 11 Health Benefits

According to a National Coffee Association survey, 59% of Americans drink a daily cup of coffee.   The beverage is so embedded in our culture that we tend to take it for granted. Coffee isn’t normally thought of as a superfood, but considering its many health benefits, it should be. Coffee is rich in the antioxidant […]

7 Tips on How to Get Better Sleep

  According to a survey conducted by the CDC, 35% of American adults reported getting less than the recommended 7-8 hours of sleep a night and 40% reported falling asleep unintentionally during the day in the preceding month. Lack of sleep can lead to a variety of negative outcomes, including poor work performance, serious health problems […]

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