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Understanding The Basics of Heartburn and Acid Reflux

aloe vera and acid reflux

Heartburn, a painful burning sensation in the chest and lower throat, affects an estimated 20% of Americans. Heartburn is a fairly common symptom of acid reflux, which is the escape of acid from the stomach through the lower esophageal sphincter (LES). While mild bouts of heartburn can most often be attributed to individual instances of consuming… Read more »

Hydrating Your Skin with Aloe Vera

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As the largest organ, our skin helps us experience the environment while acting as the first line of defense against illness and injury. After all this hard work, it’s fair to say that skin can get a little tired. That’s where dehydration comes into play.

10 Ways to Support Your Immune and Digestive Health

Natural Immune Boosters

Your digestive system, or gut, is a complex system of organs that does much more than turn the food that you eat into the energy your body needs. Your digestive system also plays a role in a variety of bodily functions beyond digestion, including immune system support. So even if you don’t suffer from occasional… Read more »

Our Favorite Gut Healthy Beverages

Aloe Water Gut Health

We’re happy that gut health is so trendy these days because it makes room in a saturated market for truly great products. People diagnosed with IBS and IBD as well as diets like Paleo, Whole30, FODMAPs, and others, have created a demand for good-for-the-gut products. Products that are truly focused on quality ingredients and formulas… Read more »

The Benefits of Aloe Vera for Inflammation

Benefits of Aloe Vera Juice for Inflammation

For decades the medical community and natural health practitioners alike have documented the benefits of the Aloe Barbadensis Miller plant. What’s so special about the relationship between aloe vera and inflammation in the body? The aloe leaf pulp is brimming with polysaccharides, acemannan, and other natural ingredients that promote good body health when prepared correctly…. Read more »

Spring Cleaning: A Guide to Healthier Skin

If your skin has been dry or flakey of late, you are not alone. Freezing weather, harsh winds, and dry indoor air all conspire to rob the moisture out of skin during the winter months, leaving it dry and cracked. Now that winter is behind us, it’s time to get your skin back up to… Read more »

Everyone is Drinking Aloe Vera Water and Here’s Why

Aloe Vera Water Benefits

When you hear the words aloe vera, your mind might immediately go to a warm and sunny place. For instance, if you get too much sunshine at the beach, you break out a tube of aloe vera and start applying. The cool and creamy lotion sure does soothe your hot skin after too much sun… Read more »

Make Antioxidant-Rich Foods a Part of Every Meal

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It’s so easy after a long day to reach for a bag of chips or brownie instead of carrot sticks or an apple. You are not the only one. The majority of people eat too many of the wrong kind of foods because they have never developed a taste for healthier foods such as broccoli,… Read more »

The Endless Benefits of Aloe Vera Gel

The Benefits of Aloe Vera Plant

From the ancient Egyptians to the Native Americans, the inner gel of an aloe vera plant has a long history of being used for beauty and medicinal purposes. It’s most well-known for being a leading therapy for sunburns but it really is so much more than that. This succulent belongs to the Liliaceae family and… Read more »

Boost Your Immunity This Winter, Naturally

Natural Immune Boosters

Yes, it’s true, the dreaded flu season is upon us in full force. One minute you’re feeling strong and healthy and then out of nowhere, there’s a suspicious scratchiness lingering in the back of your throat. The body is much more resilient than we think. It’s an incredible healing machine, but we still need to… Read more »