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How I Found Relief After Back Surgery

Author: Monica N.
Date: 07-11-2011
Views: 11,206
Word Count: 170
Questions Received: 1
Testimonial ID: 6086-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 2

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Two years ago, I was suffering from sciatica nerve pain in my right leg. I was diagnosed with 2 herniated discs. I underwent spinal surgery, doctors put in 6 screws to separate the vertebrae.

After 10 months, I underwent a second surgery because one of the screws broke which doctors removed to implant bone screws instead of screws. From the beginning, back pain was intense. After learning about essential oils, I started using them and the results have been remarkable.

Eight months later I used some of the oils contained in the extraordinary Raindrop Technique every day, like the PanAway, Valor, Aroma Siez oil blends, Wintergreen, Cypress, and also I included Frankincense oil too.

If I had known essential oils existed I would never have surgery. For moments of tension and stress working long hours at the computer, sitting or standing for long periods of time, I use the RutaVaLa, Deep Relief and Stress Away Roll-On blends which help to relieve the pain.

Thanks to Gary Young for all your valuable knowledge!

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Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: backache, backaches, bulging, herniation, lumbago, lumbar, sciatic nerve, spine.

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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: spine,sciatica,back-pain — "We examined the evidence regarding the effect of herbal medicine on pain in people with non-specific low-back pain (LBP).... Lavender essential oil applied by acupressure appeared effective in reducing pain and improving flexibility compared to conventional treatment."Link
2.Associated topics: sciatica — "Ameliorative effects of Ocimum sanctum [holy basil] in sciatic nerve transection-induced neuropathy...."Link

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