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Dedication Was Needed To Beat Shingles


Author: Deborah B.
Skill: Raindrop Technique
Date: 06-14-2011
Views: 6,067
Word Count: 244
Questions Received: 1
Testimonial ID: 5976-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 8

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I have been under high stress of late and ended up with shingles on my face of all places! I know that is dangerous and it can have the potential of blinding or losing hearing.

I thought it was a bug bite so I kept applying the Purification and Thieves oil blends plus Lavender. It never developed or changed much over several days but shooting pains went to my eyes and ears.

I went to a clinic to have it identified. They said "we're not sure because it hasn't changed into the red oozing blisters". So I had it identified by biofeedback. Then I began a serious attack using 2-3 drops each of Purification, Thieves, the Melrose oil blend and Lavender applied several times. Frankincense oil was used in between the other application of oils.

I took Inner Defense too. It never got to the contagious stage. I started breathing in Peppermint, the Peace & Calming oil blend and Bergamot to calm nerve endings. I applied these to my heart, inhaled and applied to the nerve endings around my ear. It took dedication and I beat it.

A tiny scar that I am working on remains 9 weeks later but no vaccines, no antibiotics because if not diagnosed within 48 hrs, they are useless. I wouldn't have done that anyway. Removing stress is key and using the oils until the right ones work for you.

I love my YLEO! I thank God for them daily.


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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: breathing-/-inhale — "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: hearing,ears — "Essential oils or their components placed in the ear canal can provide effective treatment of acute otitis media."Link
3.Associated topics: breathing-/-inhale — "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
4.Associated topics: herpes — "The presence of beta-caryophyllene in many essential oils might contribute strongly to their antiviral ability. These results indicate that phenylpropanoids and sesquiterpenes present in essential oils contribute to their antiviral activity against HSV [herpes simplex virus]."Link
5.Associated topics: hearing,ears — "[We] evaluate[d] the efficacy of the Pycnogenol [French maritime pine bark extract] in improving cochlear flow and symptoms... for patients with Meniere’s disease (MD), tinnitus, and cochlear hypoperfusion.... Symptoms of Meniere’s disease [spontaneous vertigo, positional vertigo, hearing loss, tinnitus, pressure in the ear, unsteady gait], flow at cochlear level, and tinnitus improved in Pycnogenol subjects...."Link
6.Associated topics: hearing,ears — "[We] investigate[d] antimicrobial treatment of an infected [Staphylococcus aureus] cochlear implant, undertaken in an attempt to salvage the infected device.... 5 percent tea tree oil completely eradicated the biofilm following exposure for 1 hour.... Treatment of infected cochlear implants with novel agents such as tea tree oil could significantly improve salvage outcome."Link
7.Associated topics: breathing-/-inhale — "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
8.Associated topics: neuralgia,nerve-pain,herpes,shingles — "The patient was successfully treated with topical peppermint oil [for postherpetic neuralgia, a complication of shingles].... The authors believe this is the first evidence of peppermint oil (or menthol) having a strong analgesic effect on neuropathic pain."Link

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