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The Best Herbs That You Can Vape for Health

Many people are now adopting the habit of vaping. With extensive research showing how healthy it is to vape compared to smoking, people now feel safe to make this move. But there is more to the habit; aromatherapy is also adopting the use of vapes to heal various ailments like the flu, colds and many others. You can even vape to relieve pain in various parts of the body. That said, it is good to mention that there are numerous herbs that people can vape for various health reasons. If you have not used one before, then going through this list will be helpful for you.

Medical Marijuana

People are always skeptical about the use of marijuana because it has been abused all over the world. In fact, it is illegal in many countries. But marijuana has medicinal purposes when it is prescribed by a doctor. It provides relaxation and can relieve nerve pain when used carefully. It can be vaped as a dried herb or oil depending on the user.

Lemon Balm

Its use dates back to the ancient Greeks, who used it for various medicinal purposes. Today, it is known to cool and relax the nervous system. Also, it is a cure for coughs and mild headaches. People can easily vape it as an herb or an ingredient of common e-juices sold by reputable sellers. So, be sure to look for a flavor that contains lemon balm because it is an enjoyable flavor.

Eucalyptus

We all know that many treatments for colds and other related illnesses use this herb. Today, it can be vaped for the same reasons. Researchers argue that vaping offers the best medicinal value for the herb although it should not be abused. Typically, it is not used entirely alone but is added as a flavor in e-juices. If you visit the epuffer.com website, you will find this ingredient in popular e-juices.

Thyme

The mention of this herb makes some salivate because it is commonly used in kitchens. The ancient Egyptians used this herb to cure gastric problems. It also cools the nerves and freshens the mouth, which makes it a useful ingredient for toothpaste. When vaped, it will have similar health benefits. The lungs will also receive a variety of positive effects, causing it to be a good transitional ingredient when moving from ordinary smoking to vaping.

Lavender

This is a common herb that many people use even in other forms. It creates relaxation for the entire body whether you vape it or use it in any other way. People with depression can start to improve if they get into the habit of vaping this herb in regulated amount. One can either use it as an herb or an ingredient in e-juice.

Passion Flower

Our last herb to discuss is the passion flower. It has a calming effect, and you can vape it when you are tired to cool down. This also gives a sedative quality, which according to researchers, can aid in managing pain at different levels.

Although these are not the only herbs you can vape for health reasons, you now have a list of the common ones to consider.

STATEMENT ON THE SIGNING OF THE PHILIPPINE HIV/AIDS ACT

Secretary of Health Francisco T. Duque III released the following statement today (January 10, 2019) on the signing of the Philippine HIV and Aids Act by President Rodrigo Duterte:

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“The signing of the Philippine HIV and Aids Act is a huge step forward in responding to the growing HIV epidemic in the Philippines.

Ngayon ay mabibigyan na natin ng tamang suporta ang mga Pilipinong may HIV-AIDS. Kaya naman lubos ang aming pasasalamat kay Presidente Duterte sa pagbibigay niya ng prayoridad at aksyon laban sa HIV-AIDS.

The law provides:

  • Comprehensive education and prevention programs for PLHIV and their families.
  • It also enables minors 15 years of age to get tested for HIV.

While the new law has been enacted, our next step is to be able to properly execute the law by developing an Implementing Rules and Regulations to guide executive officials in implementing the law, as well as the public in how to comply with the law.

A stronger collaboration is key to attaining our vision of an HIV-free country. The road ahead will be long and our climb will be steep, but we will thrive and win against HIV and AIDS.”

Recent cases as of Nov. 2018

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The Best Health and Fitness Goals for 2019

Like every year, people are still conscious about health and fitness goals for 2019. Obviously, there is some changes in the ranking of these fitness goals according to changing priorities of people. Let’s have a look on the best health and fitness goals for 2019.

Losing the Fat

Loosing the fat always remained at first priority of people and nothing is strange in health and fitness goals of people for 2019. People will remain conscious about losing fats exactly in the same manner as they are in 2018.

Building Muscle

This year muscle building is ranked higher than other fitness goals due to rapidly changing attitude of people towards looking strong. So muscle building will be the 2nd most curious goal of people in 2019.

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Getting Stronger

Obviously, getting stronger in real manner is compulsorily to look strong and build muscles. So, the third priority of people in 2019 will be getting strong by eating healthy food, taking energetic drinks and doing extensive exercises.

Improve Endurance

Surviving in the tense competitive working environment continuously and then spending quality time with beloved ones has become a challenge for the people that will be definitely higher in 2019. You can take motivational sessions to improve endurance for fighting the routine tensions. So, improving endurance should be your forth best health and fitness goal.

Improve Athletic Skills

The fifth best and vital health and fitness goal for 2019 should be improving athletic skills. This is the proven best way of fighting with complex tense situations and staying healthy and fit over the whole day. This activity not only drags your attentions from worries of family and office, but provides you an opportunity to spend quality time just for you and your best health.