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Chemical Sensitivities Under Control With The Oils


Author: Jeanette C.
Date: 02-14-2011
Views: 4,139
Word Count: 306
Questions Received: 2
Testimonial ID: 5439-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 8

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Background: For 14 years: Whenever I breathed in any chemicals from the environment or ate food tainted with preservatives or additives, I would develop severe muscle weakness. The reaction was worse when it was a cumulative one ie when smelling different things through the day (hairspray, soaps, colognes, perfumes, etc.) Then I would lose the use of my muscles and even my pulse rate would fall because the heart is a muscle and my voice as well.

I was bedridden and lived in a "bubble" for a year to avoid any chemical trigger reactions in an asthmatic attack and loss of muscle energy.

My first Young Living essential oil experience: A severe windstorm whipped in jet exhaust as I stepped into the plane. I could taste it on my tongue and right away I got an attack and could no longer hold my handbaggage as my muscles locked and I had difficulty breathing. I remembered I had a few oils in my bag (which was for my brother).

I remembered that Gary had said Frankincense was his most favorite. I put two drops and within 30 seconds, my attack was gone without a trace! With NingXia Red juice, Core Supplements and later added other supplements, I got stronger as my liver detoxed and had better nutrition. I am doing 98% better and can walk without feeling I'm dragging myself and can comb my hair without my arms flopping.

It is very rare that I get any severe attacks unless the smells are overpowering and cumulative. I do the same--take one drop Frankincense orally in water and get immediate relief. It is so good to be able to use my muscles and live normally and not react to chemicals like I used to. To God be the glory and to Gary Young for being God's wonderful instrument.


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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: breathing — "In confirming the presence of peripheral airways dysfunction in nonsmokers with uncomplicated common colds, our data imply that the changes can be modified favorably by short-term aromatics inhalation."Link
2.Associated topics: breathing — "Cineole has mucolytic, bronchodilating and anti-inflammatory properties and reduces the exacerbation rate in patients suffering from COPD, as well as ameliorates symptoms in patients suffering from asthma and rhinosinusitis.... The effects of Cineole in the treatment of acute bronchitis were clearly measurable and could be proven after a treatment period of merely 4 days. This study corroborates the fact that Cineole actively and significantly reduces cough frequency after four days."Link
3.Associated topics: fatigue — "After inhalation of clary sage oil, cortisol levels were significantly decreased.... Thyroid stimulating hormone was also reduced.... Clary sage oil has antidepressant-like effect...."Link
4.Associated topics: fatigue — "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
5.Associated topics: autoimmune-diseases — "DHEA [a component of PD 80/20], an androstene hormone [precursor to estrogen, testosterone, progesterone, cortisone, and other hormones], has been shown to possess a wide range of beneficial biological effects mainly attributed to immune system modulation.... thus leading to beneficial effects in diverse human diseases including resistance to infection, neuroprotection, wound healing, diabetes, hepatic injury, cardiovascular disease, and cancer."Link
6.Associated topics: allergic-reaction — "Lavender essential oil displays the stronger antioxidant activity against lipid peroxidation in a linoleic acid model system and good antibacterial activity against four rhinitis-related bacteria including staphylococcus aureus, Micrococcus ascoformans, Proteus vulgaris, and Escherichia coli."Link
7.Associated topics: autoimmune-diseases — "Immunomodulatory activity of frankincense oil: Biologically, the oil exhibited a strong immunostimulant activity (90% lymphocyte transformation) when assessed by a lymphocyte proliferation assay."Link
8.Associated topics: breathing — "Essential Oil Diffusion [lavender, marjoram, balsam fir, and peppermint] for the Treatment of Persistent Oxygen Dependence in a Three-Year-Old Child With Restrictive Lung Disease With Respiratory Syncytial Virus [RSV] Pneumonia: A 3-year-old female with central core disorder, a static myopathy affecting type one muscle fibers, with an 18-day history of oxygen requirement, acute desaturation episodes on high-flow oxygen, and persistent upper-lobe atelectasis... experienced a rapid reduction in oxygen requirement when treated with diffused plant essential oils after insufficient response to N-acetylcysteine (NAC) and dornase alfa."Link

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