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grace says ...
Banana Skin peels(the inside) on skin abrasions
07/05/2008 9:03:46 PM CDT
Donna says ...
Vitamin c to fight a cold.
07/05/2008 9:04:26 PM CDT
Kana says ...
Aloe, mom would always run to the backyard and break off a piece whenever I burned myself in the kitchen.
07/05/2008 9:05:06 PM CDT
Brenda says ...
People use tea tree oil for the following conditions: Acne, Athlete's foot, Dandruff, Vaginitis, Thrush, Periodontal disease, As an antiseptic, Boils, Licen, Eczema, Psoriasis, and Yeast infection. Be sure to research and read precautions before using it. Happy 4th of July everyone! Thanks for such a useful podcast!
07/05/2008 9:06:07 PM CDT
Meme says ...
I make drawing salve from sugar and water paste. Drawing salve can be used to treat a variety of skin inflammations.
07/05/2008 9:06:48 PM CDT
BB says ...
Gargle with salt water for sore throats.
07/05/2008 9:07:54 PM CDT
Reba says ...
aloe vera plant juice on burns.
07/05/2008 9:08:44 PM CDT
velezj says ...
I love rescue remedy too! I carry the cream around in the summertime, it's great for relieving insect bites (especially fire ants).. if you apply it immediately after the bite it takes away the pain and the bite. Also, it is great for sunburns because it takes the trauma away from the skin.
07/14/2008 11:45:03 AM CDT
yy says ...
my favorite natural remedy is aloe, thanks!
07/22/2008 8:09:27 AM CDT
Erica G says ...
Baking soda paste for stings.
07/22/2008 8:10:24 AM CDT
Heather says ...
Baking soda does work well.
07/30/2008 4:38:55 PM CDT
Hazel says ...
I love tea tree oil. It's my first aid kit in a bottle. My daughter was amazed at the results recently on a skin scrape.
08/12/2008 8:18:04 PM CDT
Marielena says ...
Insect repellents and DEET? Can you offer a natural remedy? We are off to Thailand with two children ages 2 1/2 and 5 yrs old and want to protect against mosquitoes. we will be in non-malaria areas.
02/12/2010 6:18:35 AM CST
Glenda says ...
Does Whole Food have any mosquito repelent? If not any suggestions?
04/05/2010 3:37:18 PM CDT
vaughnm says ...
Product selection varies from store to store, so you'll have to check in with your local one directly. Thanks! http://bit.ly/allstore
04/06/2010 9:24:17 AM CDT
suzi says ...
Help my husband has athlete's foot what do i use to get rid of it it's so horrid.
10/02/2010 1:06:57 PM CDT
vivi says ...
i use peppermint leafs with salt, i chew them for upset stomach.... baking soda mixed with water for heartburn, works better than zantac!!!
12/15/2010 5:56:32 PM CST
Arthur Rubalcaba says ...
i understand that this alkalizes water. How many tablespoons or teaspoones to what amount of water?
04/22/2011 12:06:56 AM CDT
Marvin Glover says ...
I am looking for a natural insect repellant that I can use on my body. Citronella has been suggested unless there is an allergy to aspirin. Is is effective and are there others?
05/31/2011 9:31:15 AM CDT
Marina Rivera says ...
I would like to know what essential oils in addition to tea tree oil is helpful for fingernail fungus?
01/15/2012 11:18:32 AM CST
janejohnson says ...
@Marina Beyond the tips and tricks offered we are unable to make suggestions for alternate ailments. I suggest reaching out to your primary care professional or internet searching on forums for these types of herbal/oil remedies. Thanks for reaching out!
01/17/2012 11:29:08 AM CST
janejohnson says ...
@Marina Beyond the tips and tricks offered we are unable to make suggestions for alternate ailments. I suggest reaching out to your primary care professional or internet searching on forums for these types of herbal/oil remedies. Thanks for reaching out!
01/17/2012 11:29:08 AM CST

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