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Thieves Works On Strep Infection


Author: Lori B.
Date: 01-06-2011
Views: 4,419
Word Count: 166
Questions Received: 1
Testimonial ID: 5138-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 3

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A few years ago, I had a severe chest infection and went to my naturopath. She said that it was a strep infection around my heart and told me that I may just want to go to my own doctor and get on antibiotics. I was discouraged and asked if she had any natural remedies. After years and years of being on antibiotics, I didn't want to be on them anymore unless it was absolutely necessary. She told me about Thieves oil. 4 drops of Thieves mixed with a carrier oil each day...

Well, after just 24 hours, I felt remarkably better. After three days, the infection was gone, though I continued to use the Thieves for a full seven days.

Just before bed, I would mix the Thieves with apricot seed oil and rub it on my neck and chest. Just inhaling it made me feel better, but I was stunned with how quickly it healed my infection...and without antibiotics!


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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: heart — "Myrtle oil (MO) exerts hypoglycemic as well as mild hypotriglyceridemic activity in diabetic animals. The reduction in blood glucose level may be due to the reversible inhibition of alpha-glucosidases present in the brush-border of the small intestinal mucosa, higher rate of glycolysis as envisaged by the higher activity of glucokinase, as one of the key enzymes of glycolysis, and enhanced rate of glycogenesis as evidenced by the higher amount of liver glycogen present after MO administration."Link
2.Associated topics: heart — "[I]dentifying... the effects of YYA [ylang ylang aroma] on blood pressure (BP) and heart rate (HR) is important in order to demonstrate the effectiveness of YYA. The present results demonstrated that inhalation of YYA significantly decreased the systolic and diastolic blood pressure. Inhalation of YYA also significantly decreased the HRs in 10 leads.... In the present results, YYA caused a reduction of HR and BP, and a relief of the arousal level in healthy men. The present results show a sedative effect of YYA, and this study provides some evidences for the usage of YYA [as a] medicinal agent."Link
3.Associated topics: heart — "Aromatherapy... [consisting of] a blend of oils of lemon (Citrus limonum), lavender (Lavandula angustifolia), and ylang ylang (Cananga odorata)... is effective in lowering systolic blood pressure and sympathetic nerve system activity... of heart rate variability."Link

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