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Sinus Infection Cleared Within 36 Hours!


Author: Donna K.
Skill: Nurse
Date: 11-14-2011
Views: 8,660
Word Count: 222
Questions Received: 2
Testimonial ID: 6530-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 7

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I've had my second cold in under two months. I know I've been extra stressed the past several months. Anyway, after having this second cold for a week, I started to have pain in my right upper molar and gum. I thought I was getting an abscessed tooth. However, the pain also started moving into my right upper cheekbone then around the eye.

I called my daughter who has recently experienced (within the past two years) both an abscessed tooth and severe sinus infection. She told me that her dentist told her to tap on the affected tooth with a fork and if the pain increases significantly, it's the tooth, if not it's a sinus infection. Mine seemed to be a sinus infection.

I started using one of Young Living antibiotic, antiviral formulas with 5 drops each of Lemon, Clove, Frankincense oil and Oregano three times daily in two "00" capsules. Within 36 hours my severe facial pain was gone.

I used the PanAway, Deep Relief and Stress Away oil blends, a few drops applied topically on my face and jaw plus Dorado Azul, and any other oils I thought would help with the pain until the antibiotic capsules took effect. I had to use them frequently. I also used the Inner Defense oil blend once daily throughout the entire course of the cold.


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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: colds — "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: colds,sinusitis,sinus-infection — "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: colds — "Taken together, we found an essential oil blend [Orange, Clove, Cinnamon Bark, Eucalyptus, and Rosemary] notably attenuates influenza virus PR8 infection in vitro via inhibition of viral protein synthesis at the post-transcription level. The lack of toxicity and potent specific inhibition ability make the essential oil a possible antiviral drug for influenza virus proliferation control and treatment."Link
4.Associated topics: sinus-infection — "The antibacterial activity of 14 essential oils and their major constituents in the gaseous state was evaluated against [respiratory tract pathogens] Haemophilus influenzae, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus pyogenes, and Staphylococcus aureus. [The] oils [with cinnamon bark, lemongrass, and thyme being most potent] and their major constituents were shown to be effective against various bacteria tested.... These results indicate that the antibacterial action of essential oils was most effective when at high vapor concentration for a short time."Link
5.Associated topics: sinusitis,sinus-infection,sinuses — "The result for the primary end point was validated by the amelioration of the following secondary end points: headache on bending, frontal headache, sensitivity of pressure points of trigeminal nerve, impairment of general condition, nasal obstruction, and rhinological secretion.... In patients with acute nonpurulent rhinosinusitis, timely treatment with cineole [a.k.a. eucalyptol... found in eucalyptus, camphor laurel, laurus nobilis, tea tree, mugwort, basil, wormwood, rosemary, sage, and cannabis] is effective and safe before antibiotics are indicated."Link
6.Associated topics: teeth — 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
7.Associated topics: teeth — "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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