You can use oil of oregano to treat sinus problems, according to both Earth Clinic and Natural Society. WebMD concurs that oil of oregano is used to treat respiratory tract disorders but warns that insufficient evidence exists as to its efficacy.Continue Reading
Earth Clinic recommends taking oil of oregano orally by placing a drop or two of oregano oil beneath the tongue. Alternatively, adding several drops of the oil to a steaming pan of water and inhaling the vapors is effective, too.
According to WebMD, possible side effects of oil of oregano include allergic reaction and mild stomach upset. Oil of oregano can also affect the way in which the body excretes lithium, so a change in dosage might be necessary for those who use lithium with oil of oregano.Learn more about Vitamins & Supplements
Natural treatments for cherry angiomas include consuming iodine or applying it directly to the skin, holding a cotton ball soaked in apple cider vinegar over the cherry angioma, and applying a mixture of olive oil and tea tree oil on the growth, according to Earth Clinic. A cherry angioma is a benign growth consisting of blood cells that develops on the skin.Full Answer >
Common ingredients in Italian dressing include red wine vinegar, tomatoes, lemon juice, Dijon mustard, sugar, extra virgin olive oil, oregano, basil and pepper. These ingredients make a light Italian dressing. An alternative includes canola oil, white wine vinegar, red wine vinegar, garlic, shallots, red bell pepper, Dijon mustard, honey, salt oregano, marjoram, pepper flakes and pepper.Full Answer >
A classic traditional Greek salad dressing includes 1/2 cup olive oil, 2 cloves minced garlic, 1 teaspoon dried oregano, 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard and 3 tablespoons red wine vinegar. These ingredients are mixed together in a large container or jar and lightly seasoned to taste with salt, pepper and the juice of half of a lemon. The mixture is then vigorously stirred or shaken so that the ingredients meld into a yellow-tinted salad dressing. The dressing serves approximately six.Full Answer >
Although some alternative health practitioners recommend home remedies such as vitamin K, oregano oil and colloidal silver to treat rosacea, there is not significant evidence of their effectiveness as of 2015, according to Mayo Clinic. One of the best at-home measures patients can take is avoiding substances that trigger flare-ups.Full Answer >