January 01, 2010
Did you know that not only has this plant helped to clear airways for generations, but it heals wounds, deters insects and has been known to prevents the spread of infections, cholera, measles, malaria, scarlet fever and typhoid?
There are more than 700 species of Eucalyptus and here's a list of ways this plant can assist many ailments.
Success with Eucalyptus has also been found to help with these other conditions...to name a few!
Phlegm in the Respiratory Passages
Commercial cough drops, syrups, vaporizer fluids, liniments, toothpastes, and mouthwashes may contain eucalyptus oil or its active ingredient, cineole. Some of the familiar over-the-counter remedies that contain eucalyptus oil include Listerine and Vicks. So there is no surprise that these common house remedies are some of the top selling products in winter!