What is wintergreen?

Answer An evergreen shrub, the wintergreen plant is familiar in Northwest gardens, as well as in its native Northeast range. With white blooms twice a year, wintergreen can produce foliage, flowers and fr... Read More »

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What are the possible effects of wintergreen oil massage during pregnancy?

%DETAILS% Answer As the ultrasound scan showed everything was normal I wouldn't worry too much. However, I would ask a medically qualified person to clear your mind before you start using the oil a... Read More »

Why do wintergreen lifesavers spark?

Wintergreen Life Savers spark due to the friction and electric fields created when biting down on them and wintergreen oil's interaction with ultraviolet light, according to Exploratorium.FrictionL... Read More »

Marlboro reds or Skoal Wintergreen?

TRUSTWORTHYall reviewsSkoal Pouches may not prove to be a healthy alternative to long cut chewing tobacco or smoking, but it does not have many of the negatives of both. When using tobacco pouches,... Read More »

Why do wintergreen mints spark when chewed?

If you look in a mirror while biting or chewing a wintergreen mint in a darkened room, you will note a spark in your mouth. This is caused by triboluminescence.HistoryBack in the 1600's, Sir Franci... Read More »