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Shingles Gone & No Post Herpetic Neuralgia


Author: Joan G.
Skill: Frequency Energy
Date: 08-09-2007
Views: 10,398
Word Count: 309
Questions Received: Not available for contact
Testimonial ID: 2322-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 8

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In the middle of the night on February 2007, my mother broke out in a rash across the right side of her waist and hip area. She was able to get in to see her family doctor, who assessed her condition to be Shingles, and prescribed her Valtrex. She started taking the pills, and had consumed 2 doses by the time I learned of her problem.

That evening, I asked her whether the doctor had suggested using Calamine lotion, the answer was not to use it. I used a cotton pad to lightly dab a mixture of 1 tablespoon Calamine Lotion with 20 drops of Lavender oil, as well as run the frequencies for Shingles and Chicken Pox on a Rife machine.

Within 20 minutes of running the frequencies, she felt that the burning sensation had subsided by about 40%. After not having slept the previous night, she was able to get sleep on Day 2.

Every day for the next 2 weeks, I applied the Calamine/Lavender mixture, and every day I observed the progress of the rash. Never did the bubbles break and weep...rather they were subsiding and the heat in the area had gone by day 3. I also made up capsules of Young's oils (3 drops of the Thieves oil blend or Oregano) and had her take one every day.

By the start of week 3, the rash was disappearing (just a matter of watching the redness diminish), though she suffered pain in the area internally.

By the middle of June/07, my mother said her shingles pain was gone. I thank the oils, as does my mother, for easing the pain and expediting her recovery of her shingles. She has NO post herpetic neuralgia.

I have spoken with many others who have had the shingles, and they still experience the neuralgia years after.

Bless you, Gary Young. We believe in you!


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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: sleep — "Lavender, mint [peppermint], orange, rose, chamomile, rosemary, and sage were used.... Depression levels in the touch-music-aroma therapy group... showed a larger decrease than in the... control groups [that did not include aromatherapy].... [FMS] symptoms such as restless sleep, headache, morning fatigue, exhaustion, feeling like crying, and bowel complaints were also significantly reduced."Link
2.Associated topics: sleep — "Lavender essential oil has been used as an anxiolytic [anxiety] drug, a mood stabilizer, a sedative, spasmolytic [muscle spasms], antihypertensive [high blood pressure], antimicrobial, analgesic [pain] agent as well as a wound healing accelerator.... The present study suggests that inhalation of lavender essential oil may be an effective and safe treatment modality in acute management of migraine headaches."Link
3.Associated topics: neuralgia,nerve-pain,shingles — "The patient was successfully treated with topical peppermint oil [for postherpetic neuralgia, a complication of shingles].... The authors believe this is the first evidence of peppermint oil (or menthol) having a strong analgesic effect on neuropathic pain."Link
4.Associated topics: nerve-pain — "Ameliorative effects of Ocimum sanctum [holy basil] in sciatic nerve transection-induced neuropathy...."Link
5.Associated topics: sleep — "[T]he lavender fragrance had a beneficial effect on insomnia and depression in women college students."Link
6.Associated topics: sleep — "Valerian improves the sleep of insomniacs after benzodiazepine (tranquilizer) withdrawal. Valerian subjects reported significantly better subjective sleep quality than placebo ones...."Link
7.Associated topics: sleep — "Women [with insomnia] receiving aromatherapy experienced a significant improvement in sleep quality after intervention."Link
8.Associated topics: sleep — "This double-blind study suggests a significant reduction in snoring reported by bed partners in a group of snoring volunteers using either an essential oil spray or gargle formulation."Link

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