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Infected Tooth Impaction Resolved!

Author: Norm F.
Date: 10-12-2010
Views: 5,657
Word Count: 250
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 4680-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 3

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My lower left molar -- that already has a cap -- started to swell & hurt to the point that I made an appointment with my dentist to have it pulled. Upon dental examination, I was advised to go on antibiotics (penicillin) until the infection was resolved. That was the first time in my life (55 years) that I had ever taken such treatment, but I was in great pain as well (so also took the prescribed pain med).

After about a week, the swelling & pain disappeared, and I planned on having the tooth removed... however, in that interim I communicated with our friends -- the Russell's -- and Maris suggested that I try Thieves Oil. She had heard an excellent report from someone else related to a dental issue.

I received the oil and proceeded to apply it to the infected gum area... as the antibiotics had run their course and my gum area surrounding the infected tooth had begun to get tender again. After a day of this protocol I noticed that my tooth & gums began to resolve all issues: swelling, pain & infection!

I was and continue to be amazed! And I did not have to have my tooth pulled. It has been two months since the initial infection and there has been no recurrence of any significant symptoms. At this junction, I'm a Thieves advocate! As well as a proponent for Young Living essential oils.

God bless y'all!

Norm Farnum Family

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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: antibiotic — "As proven in vitro, essential oils [Eucalyptus, Melaleuca Alternifolia, Thyme, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Cinnamon, Grapefruit, Clove, Sandalwood, Peppermint, Sage] represent a cheap and effective antiseptic topical treatment option even for antibiotic-resistant strains [such] as MRSA and antimycotic [antifungal]-resistant Candida species."Link
2.Associated topics: abscessed-tooth,dental,gums — Study 1: "[Oil pulling] would benefit the general population by giving more confidence in the ancient practices, thus preventing tooth decay and loss." Study 2: "Oil pulling therapy has been equally effective like chlorhexidine on halitosis and organisms, associated with halitosis." Study 3: "The oil pulling therapy showed a reduction in the plaque index, modified gingival scores, and total colony count of aerobic microorganisms in the plaque of adolescents with plaque-induced gingivitis." Study 4: "Oil pulling can be used as an effective preventive adjunct in maintaining and improving oral health." Study 5: "The myth that the effect of oil-pulling therapy on oral health was just a placebo effect has been broken, and there are clear indications of possible saponification and emulsification process, which enhances its mechanical cleaning action."Link
3.Associated topics: abscessed-tooth,dental,gums — "Both clove and benzocaine gels had significantly lower mean pain scores than placebos. No significant difference was observed between clove and benzocaine regarding pain scores. Clove gel might possess a potential to replace benzocaine as a topical [anesthetic] agent before needle insertion."Link

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