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Sciatica Severely Affected Mobility In My Legs


Author: Patty Anne D.
Skill: Raindrop Technique
Date: 06-24-2012
Views: 4,462
Word Count: 150
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 7487-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 4

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My sciatica resulted in me being able to lift my left leg only a few inches off the ground. And often, the leg would "give way" without any notice, and I would fall while walking or climbing stairs. I experienced this condition for over a year, and it was getting worse.

I began taking several capsules of Sulfurzyme each day, along with several daily topical applications of Idaho Balsam Fir, Copaiba, and Peppermint. I also began drinking at least one ounce of NingXia Red juice each day.

After only a month, I experienced less pain. The condition continued to improve to the point where I can now lift my leg (pain-free) high into the air! I no longer need the Sulfurzyme or daily oil treatments.

Occasionally, I will experience a "twinge" or two, and a simple topical application of Copaiba frees me from any and all pain. And I NEVER fall down anymore!


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Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: ciatic, ciatica, gluteus, nerves, piriformis, sciatic, siatica.

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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: sciatica,mobility — "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: nerve-pain — "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
3.Associated topics: nerve-pain,sciatica — "Ameliorative effects of Ocimum sanctum [holy basil] in sciatic nerve transection-induced neuropathy...."Link
4.Associated topics: nerve-pain — "Topical high-concentration L-menthol is the only established human experimental pain model to study mechanisms underlying cold hyperalgesia. We aimed at investigating the combinatorial effect of cold stimuli and topical L-menthol on cold pain and secondary mechanical hyperalgesia. Cold detection threshold and cold pain threshold (CPT) increased after L-menthol and remained high after the cold rekindling cycles.... Skin blood flow increased after L-menthol and stayed stable after cold cycles. Repeated application of cold on skin treated by L-menthol facilitated and prolonged L-menthol-induced cold pain and hyperalgesia."Link

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