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Becoming More Alert In The Nursing Home



Author: Patricia L.
Skill: Ear Candler
Date: 05-18-2010
Views: 1,336
Word Count: 241
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 4330-OR

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My uncle, in his late 70s, contracted pneumonia after a recent surgery. His wife asked if there were any oils/supplements she could give him that would help to "wake him up." He is in a nursing home, convalescing.

I suggested she apply RC to his chest and feet and En-R-Gee to his forehead. The staff nutritionist was concerned that his nutrition levels were very low and my aunt wanted to know if I had anything for that. I replied, NingXia Red.

I supplied her with the 1 0z packets and information to share with the staff nutritionist. After a few days the nutritionist asked my aunt to sign a waiver releasing the nursing home from any responsibility for a decline in my uncle's health from administration of the NingXia Red, which only my aunt gives through his feeding tube. 3 days later he was more alert than he had been in 3 weeks. He continued becoming more alert and the swelling he had in his extremities was going down. My aunt continued to give him 1 oz/day until he developed blisters, at which time she discontinued the NingXia Red for a week. During that time he lapsed back into sleep and listlessness.

My aunt is going to return to his 1 oz/day regimen, hoping to bring him back to a level where he can begin therapy again.


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