Hiatal Hernia Caused Shortness Of Breath & GERD
Author: Royani O.
Word Count: 126
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 10918-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 8
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I was diagnosed with a Hiatal Hernia two years ago and was on medication for about 6 months. I had bouts of shortness of breath. The doctors said the possible cause was drinking tea or caffeinated drinks. The hernia caused me to bloat and my stomach becomes hard.
Before I was introduced to Young Living Essential Oils, I was using all the ointment I could find at the Pharmacy in hopes it will help with the trapped wind, but nothing helped.
Then I started using the DiGize oil blend and have gotten rid of all the oitments I was using. I let out wind and burped all the trapped gas and acid. I use it daily on my stomach and it is my favorite oil.
Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: barrett, barretts, belch, belching, burping, burps, digestion, digestive, esophageal, esophagus, gastric, indigestion, vagal, vagus, vegas.
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|Supporting Scientific Studies|
|1.||Associated topics: stomach — "Foeniculum vulgare Mill, commonly called fennel, has been used in traditional medicine for a wide range of ailments related to digestive, endocrine, reproductive, and respiratory systems. Additionally, it is also used as a galactagogue agent for lactating mothers.... Foeniculum vulgare has emerged as a good source of traditional medicine and it provides a noteworthy basis in pharmaceutical biology for the development/formulation of new drugs and future clinical uses."||Link|
|2.||Associated topics: stomach,acid-reflux — Gastroprotective effects of Lemon essential oil: "In ethanol model, CL (citrus lemon) and LIM (limonene) [component of Lemon] demonstrated 100% of gastroprotection.... In the indomethacin model, CL and LIM offered effective gastroprotection...."||Link|
|3.||Associated topics: gas-(flatulence),bloating — "A 4 weeks treatment with peppermint oil improves abdominal symptoms in patients with irritable bowel syndrome.... The symptoms evaluated were: abdominal bloating, abdominal pain or discomfort, diarrhea, constipation, feeling of incomplete evacuation, pain at defecation, passage of gas or mucus, and urgency at defecation."||Link|
|4.||Associated topics: stomach,acid-reflux — "D-limonene is one of the most common terpenes in nature. It is a major constituent in several citrus oils.... Being a solvent of cholesterol, d-limonene has been used clinically to dissolve cholesterol-containing gallstones. Because of its gastric acid neutralizing effect and its support of normal peristalsis, it has also been used for relief of heartburn and gastroesophageal reflux (GERD). D-limonene has well-established chemopreventive activity against many types of cancer. Evidence from a phase I clinical trial demonstrated a partial response in a patient with breast cancer and stable disease for more than six months in three patients with colorectal cancer."||Link|
|5.||Associated topics: stomach — "In the present study, we have evaluated the gastroprotective activity of turmeric essential oil (TEO) and ginger essential oil (GEO) in rats.... Histopathological examination showed that ethanol-induced lesions such as necrosis, erosion, and hemorrhage of the stomach wall were significantly reduced after oral administration of essential oils.... Results suggest that TEO and GEO could reduce the gastric ulcer in rat stomach as seen from the ulcer index and histopathology of the stomach. Moreover, oxidative stress produced by ethanol was found to be significantly reduced by TEO and GEO."||Link|
|6.||Associated topics: gas-(flatulence),acid-reflux — "In traditional folk medicine, tarragon [Artemisia dracunculus L. (Asteraceae)] has been used for treatment of pain and gastrointestinal disturbances.... This study reported the peripheral and central antinociceptive activity of the EOAD [essential oil of A. dracunculus] and rationalized the traditional use of the plant in the treatment of different painful conditions."||Link|
|7.||Associated topics: gas-(flatulence) — "Anti-inflammatory, spasmolytic [muscle spasms], antimicrobial, antioxidant, carminative [flatulence] and immunomodulatory properties of caraway suggest that it might exert beneficial effects on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).... CHE and CEO [caraway essential oil] at all doses tested were effective in reducing colon tissue lesions and colitis indices and the efficacy was nearly the same when different doses of plant fractions were administered p.o. or i.p..... These data suggest that caraway fractions are both effective and possess anti-colitic activity irrespective of the dose and route of administration."||Link|
|8.||Associated topics: belching-burping,gas-(flatulence) — "The use of aromatherapy massage using lavender oil was found to be effective in reducing the symptoms of colic."||Link|