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My Husband Walked Like A Drunk For 15 Years

Author: Peggy N.
Date: 01-22-2015
Views: 12,034
Word Count: 292
Questions Received: 1
Testimonial ID: 10436-OR
Brand Neutral: Yes
Scientific Studies: 6

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We were ready to give up on finding help for my husband's off-balance walking problem. He is 62 years old now, but he started having problems with walking like a drunk man about 15 years ago.

It wasn't bad at the beginning, but over the years it has really gotten bad. It is so bad that, when we walk on the sidewalk together, my husband will run into me several times or knock things off the wall.

He is not sick to his stomach, and the room does not spin; he simply just cannot walk straight -- and he does not drink alcohol. We have been to so many doctors for help but have gotten no answers.

Then one day my husband was talking to a friend who said that his daughter uses essential oils and had asked him to try Cypress essential oil for vertigo. My husband's friend has suffered with vertigo for years, off and on almost every week. He said that he puts a drop of the Cypress essential oil behind each ear every morning, and he never has vertigo anymore.

Needless to say, my husband has been applying Cypress essential oil behind both ears now. At first he only put it behind each ear in the morning, and it did help a lot. But then he decided to use it morning and night, and that has helped even more.

I cannot say it has 100% made it better, but it is at least 75% better. We are so happy with the results. We now have put a roller ball on my husband's bottle of Cypress, and he rolls it behind his ears morning and night.

I hope this helps someone because we had searched for years and were so happy to get help.

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Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: balance, bppv, canalith, dizziness, dizzy, dizzyness, epley, equilibrium, paroxysmal, positional, vestibular.

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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: ears — "Essential oils or their components placed in the ear canal can provide effective treatment of acute otitis media."Link
2.Associated topics: dizzy-/-lightheaded-(Vertigo),ears,balance-/-steadiness — "[We] evaluate[d] the efficacy of the Pycnogenol [French maritime pine bark extract] in improving cochlear flow and symptoms... for patients with Meniere’s disease (MD), tinnitus, and cochlear hypoperfusion.... Symptoms of Meniere’s disease [spontaneous vertigo, positional vertigo, hearing loss, tinnitus, pressure in the ear, unsteady gait], flow at cochlear level, and tinnitus improved in Pycnogenol subjects...."Link
3.Associated topics: ears — "[We] investigate[d] antimicrobial treatment of an infected [Staphylococcus aureus] cochlear implant, undertaken in an attempt to salvage the infected device.... 5 percent tea tree oil completely eradicated the biofilm following exposure for 1 hour.... Treatment of infected cochlear implants with novel agents such as tea tree oil could significantly improve salvage outcome."Link
4.Associated topics: vestibular-disorder,balance-/-steadiness — "Idiopathic vestibular syndrome is the most common cause of peripheral vestibular disease in dogs and, despite its dramatic clinical presentation, can improve without intervention."Link
5.Associated topics: dizzy-/-lightheaded-(Vertigo),ears — "Ginger root reduced the induced vertigo significantly better than did placebo."Link
6.Associated topics: dizzy-/-lightheaded-(Vertigo) — "Ginger root reduced the tendency to vomiting and cold sweating significantly better than placebo did.... Remarkably fewer symptoms of nausea and vertigo were reported after ginger root ingestion...."Link

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