animated goddess mdbs banner animated goddess


MoonDragon's Womens Health Information
SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES (STDs)


For Informational Use Only.
For more detailed information, contact your health care provider
about options that may be available for your specific situation.





  • Description
  • Early Symptoms of Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • STD Complications Resulting From An Infection
  • Risk Factors
  • Preventive Measures
  • STD Considerations
  • Common Parasite & Bacterial STD Infections
  • Treatment Recommendations & Suggestions
  • Diet & Nutrition
  • Notify Your Health Care Provider If You Have Any of These STD Symptoms
  • Venereal Disease Supplement Products




  • sexually transmitted diseases passed through intimate sexual contact


    DESCRIPTION

    There are numerous diseases that are passed on either exclusively or primarily through intimate sexual contact. These include more commonly known diseases such as acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), chancroid, chlamydia, genital herpes, gonorrhea, lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV), granuloma inguinale, some types of hepatitis, syphilis, and trichomoniasis, and others. Genital candiasis also can be transmitted through sexual contact. Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) affect more than 12 million men and women in the United States each year. Many are teenagers or young adults.

    RISKY LIFESTYLE PRACTICES

  • Using drugs or alcohol increases your chances of getting STDs because these substances can interfere with your judgment and your ability to use a condom properly.

  • Intravenous (IV) drug use puts a person at higher risk for HIV and hepatitis B and hepatitis C because IV drug users usually share needles.

  • The more sexual partners you have, the higher your chance of being exposed to HIV or other STDs. This is because it is difficult to know whether a person is infected, or had sex with people who are more likely to be infected due to intravenous drug use or other risk factors.

  • Sometimes, early in the infection, there may be no symptoms, or symptoms may be easily confused with other illnesses.

  • You cannot tell by looking at someone whether he or she is infected with HIV or another STD.

  • RELATED STD LINKS

  • HIV/AIDS
  • Chancroid
  • Chlamydial Infections
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Genital Herpes
  • Pubic Lice
  • Genital Warts
  • Gonorrhea
  • Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV)
  • Syphilis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Scabies
  • Candida
  • Molluscum Contagiousum
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)






  • SIGNS & EARLY SYMPTOMS OF SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES


    It is important to detect sexually transmitted diseases in their early stages so that prompt treatment can begin and, in the case of some diseases, irreparable damage to the body can be prevented. Use the table below to familiarize yourself with the beginning stages of various STDs.

    DISEASE
    FIRST SYMPTOMS

    AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome)

    Headache, night sweats, unexplained weight loss, fatigue, swollen lymph nodes and glands, persistent fever, oral thrush (a heavy, whitish coating on the tongue and the insides of the mouth), recurrent vaginal yeast infections, persistent diarrhea, lung infections.

    Candidiasis

    Itching in the genital area, pain when urinating, a thick odorless vaginal discharge.

    Chlamydia

    For women: a white vaginal discharge that resembles cottage cheese, a burning sensation when urinating, itching, painful intercourse. For men: a clear, watery urethral discharge. Often, however, there are no symptoms at all.

    Genital Herpes

    Itching, burning in the genital area, discomfort while urinating, a watery vaginal or urethra discharge, weeping, fluid-filled eruptions in the vagina or on the penis.

    Genital Warts

    Soft, cauliflower-like growths appearing either singly or in clusters in and around the vagina, anus, penis, groin, and/or scrotal area.

    Gonorrhea

    For women: frequent and painful urination, a cloudy vaginal discharge, vaginal itching, inflammation of the pelvic area, rectal discharge, abnormal uterine bleeding. For men: a yellowish, pus-filled urethral discharge. Often, however, there are no symptoms, especially in women.

    Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)

    A pus-filled vaginal discharge with fever and lower abdominal pain.

    Syphilis

    A sore on the genitalia, rash, patches of flaking tissue, fever, sore throat, sores in the mouth or anus

    Trichomoniasis

    For women: Vaginal itching and pain, with a foamy, greenish or yellow foul-smelling discharge. For men: A clear urethral discharge.







    STD COMPLICATIONS RESULTING FROM AN INFECTION

  • Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), which can damage a woman's fallopian tubes and result in pelvic pain and sterility.

  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)

  • Tubal pregnancies (where the pregnancy grows in the fallopian tube instead of the womb), sometimes fatal to the mother and always fatal to the fetus.

  • MoonDragon's Pregnancy Information: Ectopic (Tubal) Pregnancy

  • Death or severe damage to babies born to all infected women.
  • Sterility - the inability to have children - in both men and women.

  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Female Infertility
    MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Male Infertility

  • Cancer of the cervix in women.

  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Cervical Cancer

  • Damage to major organs, such as the heart, liver, kidney and brain, if STDs go untreated.

  • MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Hepatitis
    MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Herpes (Oral & Genital)
    MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Senility
    MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Warts (Common & Genital)

  • Death (e.g., with HIV infection).





  • RISK FACTORS

    High-risk behaviors include having sex - vaginal, anal or oral with:
    • A person who has an STD. This is the riskiest behavior. If you know your partner is infected, avoid intercourse (including oral sex). If you do decide to have sex with an infected person, always be sure to use a new condom from start to finish, every time.

    • Someone who has shared needles to inject drugs with an infected person.

    • Someone whose past partner(s) were infected. Because AIDS virus can be in the body a long time before a person feels sick, if your partner had intercourse with a person infected with HIV, he or she could pass it on to you even if the sexual contact was a long time ago - even as long as 10 years - and even if your partner seems perfectly healthy.
    Other Risk Factors Not Directly Related To Sexual Transmission

    Health care workers and emergency persons can become infected with HIV from needle sticks and/or handling blood or other bodily fluids of an infected individual. This is especially hazardous in the emergency room where situations can become messy and before infectious status is confirmed or in the field with emergency persons, police officers and fire fighters dealing with injured infected individuals. Laboratory workers running test assays on infected blood and become infected through accidental exposure (a dropped blood vacutainer and broken glass, as an example). Precautions using gloves, lab coats, face masks and other universal precautions taken will help to prevent most infectious situations, but they can and do still occur.

    People transfused with infected blood have been infected. Most donated blood has been tested, but contamination still occurs.

    Infections can be transferred to a newborn baby from his or her mother at the time of birth. Precautions may be taken if infectious status is known or afterward through the use of medications given to the infant.





    PREVENTIVE MEASURES

  • To lessen the chance of being infected with AIDS or other STDs, people who take part in risky sexual behavior should always use a condom.

  • Use of a condom is also important for an uninfected pregnant woman because it can help protect her and her unborn child from STDs.

  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: STD - Condom Use For Prevention





    STD CONSIDERATIONS

  • Antibiotics are the usual treatment for both syphilis and gonorrhea. It is important to take any prescription antibiotics for the full course, even if symptoms abate. Do not stop taking the medication early.

  • Many health care providers consider cervical dysplasia (a precancerous condition of the cervix characterized by the formation of abnormal tissue in the cervix) to be a sexually transmitted disease. They believe that it is caused by papilloma viruses, the same viruses that cause venereal warts.

  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Cervical Dysplasia

  • Many STDs that were in decline are becoming more common. Many experts link this rise to the AIDS epidemic; because the immune system is compromised, AIDS increases the susceptibility to disease of every kind.

  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: HIV & AIDS
    MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: AIDS - A Detailed Description
    MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Additional Treatments, & Information About HIV & AIDS
    MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: AIDS Nutritional Supplement Recommendations
    MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Women & AIDS
    MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: HIV & AIDS In Pregnancy

  • In a child of any age, the presence of a sexually transmitted disease is automatically considered to be a sign of sexual abuse, which should be pursued accordingly.





  • COMMON PARASITE & BACTERIAL STD INFECTIONS

    CRABS (PUBIC LICE & SCABIES)

    Crabs, also known as pubic lice and scabies, are sexually transmitted, but are considered parasitic infestations rather than infectious diseases. See the following links for more detailed information about these types of parasitic infestations.

    MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Lice (Pubic & Head Lice)
    MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Scabies

    GONORRHEA

    This section deals primarily with one of the two of the more common sexually transmitted diseases, gonorrhea and syphilis.

    Gonorrhea is caused by a microscopic organism called Neisseria gonorrhoeae. These bacteria are commonly referred to as gonococci. In 2002, there were some 351,000 cases reported to U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States. Most, about 75 percent of the cases, were found in people aged 15 to 29 years. This is not a common infection in the United States, but it is not rare, either. In women, gonorrhea often causes no symptoms. When it does, they include frequent and painful urination, vaginal discharge, abnormal menstrual bleeding, acute inflammation in the pelvic area, and rectal itching and bleeding. Men with gonorrhea usually do experience symptoms, including a yellow discharge of pus and mucus from the penis and slow, difficult, and painful urination. Symptoms usually appear between 2 and 14 days after sexual contact in men and between 7 and 21 days after sexual contact in women.

    If not treated, the infection can travel through the bloodstream and go into the bones, joints, tendons, and other tissues, causing a systemic illness with mild fever, achy feeling, inflamed joints, and, occasionally, skin lesions. At this stage, the organism is difficult to detect, and the condition is often misdiagnosed as simple arthritis. In men, complications of gonorrhea can include sterility and urethral stricture. In women, the infection can spread into the uterus and fallopian tubes, resulting in pelvic inflammatory disease (PID). This can cause ectopic pregnancy and infertility in as many as 10 percent of affected women. See the following link for more detailed information.

    MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: STD - Gonorrhea

    SYPHILIS

    This section deals primarily with the other one of the two of the more common sexually transmitted diseases, gonorrhea and syphilis.

    Syphilis is fairly rare in the United States, but it seems to be making a comeback. In fact, it declined about 80 percent from 1990 to 2000, but since then has risen steadily, reaching a current total of about 7,100 cases a year in the United States. There has been a 12-fold rise in the incidence of the disease among gay and bisexual men, according to the CDC. Not only that, but a drug-resistant strain has emerged that defeats the treatment of choice (azithromycin [Zithromax]) given in tablet form). As a result, an older treatment consisting of painful shots of penicillin given in both buttocks is being used once again in some cases.

    Syphilis is caused by a type of bacteria called Treponema pallidum. This disease is occasionally contracted through close physical contact such as kissing, as well as through sexual intercourse. If not treated, this illness progresses, usually over the course of many years, through three basic stages.
    • In the first stage, 10 to 90 days after contact, a chancre (a red, painless ulcer) appears at the spot where the bacteria entered the body.

    • In the second stage, perhaps 4 to 10 weeks after contact, a rash and patches of flaking tissue appear in the mouth, palms of the hands, soles of the feet, or genital area. There may be systemic symptoms, usually mild, as well, such as headache, nausea, and general discomfort.

    • If the disease progresses to its third stage (which is rare in the United States), brain damage, hearing loss, heart disease, and/or blindness can occur.
    This disease can lay dormant for up to 20 years. For more detailed information see the following link below.

    MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: STD - Syphilis





    TREATMENT RECOMMENDATIONS & SUGGESTIONS

    RECOMMENDATIONS

  • Use a latex (not sheepskin) condom for any sexual activity until the infection has cleared completely. These diseases are highly contagious. Be aware, however, that even the use of a condom does not guarantee protection against STDs. Abstinence is the only way to avoid any chance of transmitting the infection.

  • If you are taking penicillin or other antibiotic for sexually transmitted disease, be sure to add some form of Acidophilus to your diet to replace "friendly" bacteria.

  • OTHER CONSIDERATIONS

  • Antibiotics are the usual treatment for both syphilis and gonorrhea. It is important to take any prescribed antibiotic for the full course, even if symptoms abate. Do not stop taking the medication early.

  • If you are taking antibiotics, avoid alcohol. Alcohol lessens antibiotic effectiveness.

  • A strain of gonococci that are resistant to both penicillin and tetracycline has spread rapidly since it was first identified in 1985. This strain is, however, curable with other antibiotics.

  • Many health care providers consider cervical dysplasia (a precancerous condition of the cervix) to be a sexually transmitted disease. They believe that it is caused by papilloma virus, the same viruses that cause venereal warts. See Cervical Dysplasia and Genital Warts for more information.

  • Many STDs that were in decline are becoming more common. Many experts link this rise to the AIDS epidemic; AIDS increases susceptibility to disease of every kind.





  • DIET & NUTRITION

    In addition to conventional medical treatment and lifestyle changes used to treat and prevent a sexually transmitted disease or disorder, using nutritional therapy and other holistic approaches can help your body to strengthen its immune system. A strong immune system is important in fighting off any type of infectious invader and maintaining your health and well-being.

    NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENTS

    Unless otherwise specified, the following recommended doses are for adults over the age of 18. For a child between 12 and 17 years, reduce the dose to 3/4 the recommended dose. For a child between 6 and 12 years old, use 1/2 the recommended dose, and for a child under 6, use 1/4 the recommended dose.

    NUTRIENTS
    Supplement
    Suggested Dosage
    Comments
    Very Important
    Acidophilus
    As directed on label 3 times daily, on an empty stomach. To restore "friendly" bacteria. Important when taking antibiotics, which are usually prescribed for STDs.

  • Acidophilus Supplement Products
  • Bifidus Supplement Products
  • Free-Form Amino Acid Complex
    As directed on label. Needed for tissue repair. Use free-form amino acids for quicker absorption and assimilation.

  • Amino Acid Complex Products
  • Garlic (Kyolic)
    2 capsules 3 times daily. A natural antibiotic and immune system stimulant.

  • Garlic & Kyolic Garlic Herbal Products
  • Vitamin C With Bioflavonoids
    750 to 2,500 mg 4 times daily. Boosts immune function and is an antiviral agent.

  • Bioflavonoids Supplement Products
  • Vitamin C Supplement Products
  • Zinc
    100 mg daily. Do not exceed this amount. Important for the health of the reproductive organs. Promotes wound healing and boosts immune function to fight a broad range of microbes. Use zinc gluconate lozenges or OptiZinc for best absorption.

  • Zinc Supplement Products
  • Important
    Colloidal Silver
    Use sublingually or topically as directed on label. An antiseptic that rapidly reduces inflammation and promotes healing of lesions.

  • Colloidal Silver Supplement Products
  • Kelp
    1,000 to 1,500 mg daily. Supplies balanced vitamins and minerals.

  • Kelp Herbal Products
  • Vitamin B Complex
    50 mg of each major B-Vitamin 3 times daily. (Amounts of individual vitamins in a complex will vary.) Necessary in all cellular enzyme system functions..

  • Vitamin B-Complex Supplement Products
  • Helpful
    Coenzyme Q-10
    30 to 60 mg daily. A powerful free radical scavenger.

  • Coenzyme Q10 Supplement Products
  • MultiVitamin & Mineral Complex
    As directed on label. All nutrients are needed and necessary in balance. Use a high-potency formula.

  • Multimineral Supplement Products
  • Multivitamin Supplement Products
  • Raw Glandular Complex
    Plus
    Raw Thymus Glandular
    As directed on label.

    As directed on label.
    Promotes immune function.

  • Glandular Complex Supplement Products
  • Thymus Glandular Supplement Products
  • Vitamin K
    100 mcg daily. Antibiotics destroy the intestinal bacteria that produce vitamin K, which is necessary for blood clotting. The standard dietary allowance for Vitamin K is about 1 mcg per 2.2 pounds of body weight per day or about 65 to 80 mcg per day for most adults and can usually be achieved by consuming adequate amounts of leafy green vegetables.

    Vitamin K Supplement Products
    Alfalfa
    As directed on label. A good source of vitamin K, vitamins and minerals.

  • Alfalfa Herbal Products


  • HERBAL RECOMMENDATIONS

  • Alfalfa is a good source of needed nutrients and Vitamin K, which is needed for blood clotting and healing. Vitamin K is depleted by antibiotics.

  • Astragalus helps to protect the immune system.

  • Echinacea, Goldenseal, Pau D'Arco, and Suma may alleviate symptoms. Alternate two or more of these herbs. Consume three cups of herbal tea daily or take herbs in capsule or extract form as directed on the product label. Caution: Do not take Goldenseal internally on a daily basis for more than one week at a time, do not use it during pregnancy, and use it with caution if you are allergic to ragweed.

  • Hops helps to relieve pain and stress.

  • Red Clover acts as an antibiotic and anti-inflammatory agent, and aids relaxation.

  • Suma enhances the immune system and helps prevent stress. This herb is sometimes referred to as Brazilian Ginseng.





  • NOTIFY YOUR HEALTH CARE PROVIDER IF YOU HAVE ANY OF THESE STD SYMPTOMS

  • Discharge from the vagina, penis or rectum.
  • Pain or burning during urination or intercourse.
  • Pain in the abdomen (women), testicles (men), and buttocks and legs (both men and women).
  • Blisters, open sores, warts, rash, or swelling in the genital or anal area, or mouth.
  • Persistent flu-like symptoms - including fever, headache, aching muscles, or swollen glands - which may precede STD symptoms.
  • If you have any questions or concerns about STDs.

  • ADDITIONAL RESOURCES & INFORMATION

    Centers For Disease Control & Prevention
    1600 Clifton Rd.
    Atlanta, GA 30333, USA Web site: http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/
    (800) CDC-INFO (800-232-4636)
    (888) 232-6348

  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Bacterial Vaginitis
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Candida (Yeast Infection)
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Cervicitis
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Cervical Cancer
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Cervical Dysplasia
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Chancroid
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Chlamydia Infection
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Condom Usage to Prevent STDs
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Contraception - Female Condom
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Contraception - Male Condom
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Contraception Methods Compared
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Ectopic Pregnancy
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Genital Herpes
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Gonorrhea
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Granuloma Inguinale (Donovanosis)
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Viral Hepatitis
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: HIV & AIDS
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: HIV & AIDS In Pregnancy
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Infertility Problems In Men
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Infertility Problems In Women
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Lice (Pediculosis; Head Lice; Body Lice; Crab Lice; Pubic Lice)
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV; Lymphogranuloma Inguinale)
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Molluscum Contagiousum
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Procedures: Pelvic Examination & Pap Smear
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID; Salpingitis)
  • MoonDragon's Pregnancy Information: Pregnancy & Drug Dependence
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Scabies
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Syphilis
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Urethritis
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Vaginal or Vulvar Cancer
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Vaginitis, Bacterial (Gardnerella Vaginitis; Nonspecific Vaginitis; Bacterial Vaginitis)
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Vaginitis, Candidal (Vaginal Yeast Infection; Vaginitis, Monilial)
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Vaginitis, Postmenopausal (Atrophic Vaginitis)
  • MoonDragon's Womens Healtlh Information: Vaginitis, Trichomonal (Trichomoniasis)
  • MoonDragon's Pediatric Information: Vulvovaginitis Before Puberty
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Information: Warts, Genital (Condyloma Acuminata; Human Papillomavirus (HPV); Veneral Warts)
  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Procedures: Women's Health Examinations





  • QUALITY SUPPLIES & PRODUCTS



    VENEREAL DISEASE SUPPLEMENT PRODUCTS


    Supplements and products recommended are for building up the immune system to fight infections caused by venereal diseases (VD) (Venereal - From Venus, Goddess of love in Roman mythology), sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) that are passed on during sexual intercourse or other intimate contact with the sex organs. The use of nutritional supplements should be used with conventional therapy to treat infections and are not meant to replace conventional medical treatment. These are general recommendations for strengthening the immune system response. The two most common types of STDs are gonorrhea and syphilis. However there are many other STDs. They include chancroid, lymphogranuloma venereum, granuloma inguinal, genital herpes, chlamydia, trichomoniasis, candidiasis, genital worts & AIDS. See Specific Sexually Transmitted Disease Links for specific descriptions and treatments.

  • Acidophilus Supplement Products
  • AHCC Supplement Products
  • Alfalfa Herbal Products
  • Amino Acid Complex Products
  • Astragalus Herbal Products
  • Bifidus Supplement Products
  • Bioflavonoid Products
  • Bittermelon Herbal Products
  • Black Seed Herbal Products
  • Butchers Broom Herbal Products
  • Candida Supplement Products
  • Cats Claw Herbal Products
  • Clove Essential Oil Products
  • Clove Herbal Products
  • Colloidal Silver Supplement Products
  • CoEnzyme Q-10 Supplement Products
  • Curcumin Antioxidant Products
  • Echinacea Herbal Products
  • Elder Herbal Products
  • Garlic Herbal Products
  • Ginger Herbal Products
  • Glandular Supplement Products
  • Goldenseal Herbal Products
  • Grapefruit Seed Herbal Products
  • Hops Herbal Products


  • Hydrangea Herbal Products
  • Kelp Seaweed Herbal Products
  • Kombucha Herbal Products
  • Multimineral Supplement Products
  • Multivitamin Supplement Products
  • Neem Herbal Products
  • Olive Herbal Products
  • Oregano Essential Oil Products
  • Oregano Herbal Products
  • Parasite Treatment Products
  • Pau D'Arco Herbal Products
  • Primadophilus Products
  • Red Clover Herbal Products
  • Samento Herbal Products
  • Shea Nut Herbal Products
  • Suma Herbal Products
  • Tea Tree Herbal Products
  • Thymus Glandular Products
  • Turmeric Herbal Products
  • Usnea Herbal Products
  • Vidanga Herbal Products
  • Vitamin B-Complex Products
  • Vitamin C Supplement Products
  • Vitamin K Supplement Products
  • Warburgia Herbal Products
  • Zinc Supplement Products






  • MoonDragon's Womens Health Index

    | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z |






    Health & Wellness Index





    AROMATHERAPY: ESSENTIAL OILS DESCRIPTIONS & USES


    Allspice Leaf Oil
    Angelica Oil
    Anise Oil
    Baobab Oil
    Basil Oil
    Bay Laurel Oil
    Bay Oil
    Benzoin Oil
    Bergamot Oil
    Black Pepper Oil
    Chamomile (German) Oil
    Cajuput Oil
    Calamus Oil
    Camphor (White) Oil
    Caraway Oil
    Cardamom Oil
    Carrot Seed Oil
    Catnip Oil
    Cedarwood Oil
    Chamomile Oil
    Cinnamon Oil
    Citronella Oil
    Clary-Sage Oil
    Clove Oil
    Coriander Oil
    Cypress Oil
    Dill Oil
    Eucalyptus Oil
    Fennel Oil
    Fir Needle Oil
    Frankincense Oil
    Geranium Oil
    German Chamomile Oil
    Ginger Oil
    Grapefruit Oil
    Helichrysum Oil
    Hyssop Oil
    Iris-Root Oil
    Jasmine Oil
    Juniper Oil
    Labdanum Oil
    Lavender Oil
    Lemon-Balm Oil
    Lemongrass Oil
    Lemon Oil
    Lime Oil
    Longleaf-Pine Oil
    Mandarin Oil
    Marjoram Oil
    Mimosa Oil
    Myrrh Oil
    Myrtle Oil
    Neroli Oil
    Niaouli Oil
    Nutmeg Oil
    Orange Oil
    Oregano Oil
    Palmarosa Oil
    Patchouli Oil
    Peppermint Oil
    Peru-Balsam Oil
    Petitgrain Oil
    Pine-Long Leaf Oil
    Pine-Needle Oil
    Pine-Swiss Oil
    Rosemary Oil
    Rose Oil
    Rosewood Oil
    Sage Oil
    Sandalwood Oil
    Savory Oil
    Spearmint Oil
    Spikenard Oil
    Swiss-Pine Oil
    Tangerine Oil
    Tea-Tree Oil
    Thyme Oil
    Vanilla Oil
    Verbena Oil
    Vetiver Oil
    Violet Oil
    White-Camphor Oil
    Yarrow Oil
    Ylang-Ylang Oil
    Aromatherapy
    Healing Baths For Colds
    Aromatherapy
    Herbal Cleansers
    Using Essential Oils


    AROMATHERAPY: HERBAL & CARRIER OILS DESCRIPTIONS & USES


    Almond, Sweet Oil
    Apricot Kernel Oil
    Argan Oil
    Arnica Oil
    Avocado Oil
    Baobab Oil
    Black Cumin Oil
    Black Currant Oil
    Black Seed Oil
    Borage Seed Oil
    Calendula Oil
    Camelina Oil
    Castor Oil
    Coconut Oil
    Comfrey Oil
    Evening Primrose Oil
    Flaxseed Oil
    Grapeseed Oil
    Hazelnut Oil
    Hemp Seed Oil
    Jojoba Oil
    Kukui Nut Oil
    Macadamia Nut Oil
    Meadowfoam Seed Oil
    Mullein Oil
    Neem Oil
    Olive Oil
    Palm Oil
    Plantain Oil
    Plum Kernel Oil
    Poke Root Oil
    Pomegranate Seed Oil
    Pumpkin Seed Oil
    Rosehip Seed Oil
    Safflower Oil
    Sea Buckthorn Oil
    Sesame Seed Oil
    Shea Nut Oil
    Soybean Oil
    St. Johns Wort Oil
    Sunflower Oil
    Tamanu Oil
    Vitamin E Oil
    Wheat Germ Oil





    HELPFUL RELATED MOONDRAGON NUTRITION BASICS LINKS

  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Amino Acids Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Antioxidants Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Enzymes Information
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Herbs Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Homeopathics Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Hydrosols Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Minerals Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Mineral Introduction
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Dietary & Cosmetic Supplements Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Dietary Supplements Introduction
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Specialty Supplements
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Vitamins Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Vitamins Introduction


  • NUTRITION BASICS ARTICLES

  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: 4 Basic Nutrients
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Avoid Foods That Contain Additives & Artificial Ingredients
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Is Aspartame A Safe Sugar Substitute?
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Guidelines For Selecting & Preparing Foods
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Foods That Destroy
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Foods That Heal
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: The Micronutrients: Vitamins & Minerals
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Avoid Overcooking Your Foods
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Phytochemicals
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Increase Your Consumption of Raw Produce
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Limit Your Use of Salt
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Use Proper Cooking Utensils
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Basics: Choosing The Best Water & Types of Water





  • RELATED MOONDRAGON HEALTH LINKS & INFORMATION

  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Information Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutritional Therapy Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutritional Analysis Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutritional Diet Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutritional Recipe Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Therapy: Preparing Produce for Juicing
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Information: Food Additives Index
  • MoonDragon's Nutrition Information: Food Safety Links
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy Index
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy Articles
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy For Back Pain
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy For Labor & Birth
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy Blending Chart
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy Essential Oil Details
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy Links
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy For Miscarriage
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy For Post Partum
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy For Childbearing
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy For Problems in Pregnancy & Birthing
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy Chart of Essential Oils #1
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy Chart of Essential Oils #2
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy Tips
  • MoonDragon's Aromatherapy Uses
  • MoonDragon's Alternative Health Index
  • MoonDragon's Alternative Health Information Overview
  • MoonDragon's Alternative Health Therapy Index
  • MoonDragon's Alternative Health: Touch & Movement Therapies Index
  • MoonDragon's Alternative Health Therapy: Touch & Movement: Aromatherapy
  • MoonDragon's Alternative Therapy: Touch & Movement - Massage Therapy
  • MoonDragon's Alternative Health: Therapeutic Massage
  • MoonDragon's Holistic Health Links Page 1
  • MoonDragon's Holistic Health Links Page 2
  • MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Nutrition Basics Index
  • MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Therapy Index
  • MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Massage Therapy
  • MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Hydrotherapy
  • MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Pain Control Therapy
  • MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Relaxation Therapy
  • MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Steam Inhalation Therapy
  • MoonDragon's Health & Wellness: Therapy - Herbal Oils Index





  • MOONDRAGON'S MERCHANT VENDORS & PRODUCTS




    Starwest Botanicals












    Educational materials and health products are available through Amazon.com.
    Use the search box provided below to search for a particular item.














    Kalyx.com Herbs, Foods, Supplements, Bath & Body


    Herbs Direct


    Chinese Herbs Direct


    Ayurvedic Herbs Direct


    Pet Herbs Direct


    ShareASale Merchant-Affiliate Program








    MOONDRAGON'S REALM - WEBSITE DIRECTORY


    A website map to help you find what you are looking for on MoonDragon.org's Website. Available pages have been listed under appropriate directory headings.




    Top