Study: Eucalyptus Oil Stimulates Immune Reponse

In a study recently published in ‘BioMed Central Immunology’, Eucalyptus essential oil (the species was not defined) was shown to stimulate immune response both in-vitro and in-vivo. The was apparently designed to drive further investigation in the subject, and does not give any details on how one might go on to utlize the information. However, […]

Essential Oils as Food Preservatives

Essential oils are commonly being tested as food preservatives…here’s a couple of studies regarding their effects: Study: The antimicrobial efficacy of plant essential oil combinations and interactions with food ingredients. Gutierrez J, Barry-Ryan C, Bourke P.School of Food Science and Environmental Health, Dublin Institute of Technology, Cathal Brugha Street, Dublin 1, Ireland. The objective of […]