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Peppermint Relieved Night Time Cough

Author: Jody T.
Skill: Massage Therapist
Date: 10-11-2007
Views: 10,322
Word Count: 120
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 2471-OR

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My 4 year old son had a slight cold/cough - he was up from 8:30 pm to 10:30 pm last night with a dry, tickle cough that was keeping him awake. I took 2 drops of Peppermint oil and mixed with 1 drop almond oil and rubbed it all over his chest (as he commented on what a good "massager" I was). Within 1/2 of applying the oil, his coughing had stopped completely and he had a very peaceful nights sleep. My husbands initial reaction was go give him some "strong stuff" i.e. OTC cough medicine, which I am highly against, so this morning, he comment was "Way to go natural doctor Mom". It was great!

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