Tag Archives: Oils

Essential oils for tinnitus and hearing loss: Will they help?

Essential oils are concentrated liquids taken from plants, including herbs and fruits. Common essential oils include lemon, peppermint and lavender, but there are dozens, if not hundreds, of essential oils. They’ve been around for centuries, and are frequently used in food and other products to add flavor or a pleasing scent.  Recently, essential oils have seen… Read More »

FDA finally holds its first all-day hearing on CBD oils, gummies and lattes and more

FDA finally holds its first all-day hearing on CBD oils, gummies, lattes and more amid concerns over exaggerated health claims CBD has become a booming business in the US, expected to be worth $ 16 billion by 2025  The Food and Drug Administration has approved several drugs that contain cannabis derivatives or synthetics  But it… Read More »

Vitamin D and Fish Oils Are Ineffective for Preventing Cancer and Heart Disease

In recent years, many Americans have embraced vitamin D and fish oil pills, their enthusiasm fueled by a steady trickle of suggestive research studies linking higher levels of vitamin D with lower rates of cancer and other ills, and fish consumption with reduced heart disease. Now a large and rigorous government-funded randomized trial — the… Read More »