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Screamed While A Drunk Driver Reversed Over Me


Author: Kelly R.
Date: 05-15-2013
Views: 1,869
Word Count: 267
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 8553-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 8

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So.. I was walking into a store on May 11, 2013. A car reversed into me. Yeah, I know, horrible! Look where you're going! He seemed like he was under the influence of something or other due to his lack of sympathy and the fact that he laughed. He reversed and I screamed. He hit me and I landed on the ground facing the other direction.

All I have left now is a tiny little bruise. I am not in pain. It's May 15 and I was completely over all of my pain two days ago. All I did was use the oils I had handy. I applied Young Living's Frankincense oil to the back of my neck, to my forehead, my temple and all the way down my left side to my finger tips. After I applied Frankincense, I put Peppermint on my forehead, temples, and the spot in my left arm that hurt more than anything else. I had immediate relief.

In about 10 minutes the majority of the pain was actually gone. My headache was well improved. I only needed two more applications of oils before I did not feel pain anymore.

I was so amazed! The paramedics wanted me to go to the emergency room and my mother and sister kept trying to push Ibuprofen or to go to the doctor to get checked out. I simply refused and I'm lucky I did! This may not be the advice for everyone, but it was right for me.


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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: muscle-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: headache — "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
3.Associated topics: headache — "Peppermint and its active ingredient menthol have long been used for the treatment of various pain conditions including headache.... Menthol solution can be an efficacious, safe and tolerable therapeutic option for the abortive treatment of migraine."Link
4.Associated topics: headache — "Lavender essential oil has been used as an anxiolytic [anxiety] drug, a mood stabilizer, a sedative, spasmolytic [muscle spasms], antihypertensive [high blood pressure], antimicrobial, analgesic [pain] agent as well as a wound healing accelerator.... The present study suggests that inhalation of lavender essential oil may be an effective and safe treatment modality in acute management of migraine headaches."Link
5.Associated topics: head-trauma,headache — "We report on a patient whose severe post-ECT headaches responded completely to methyl salicylate [wintergreen] ointment, applied to the area of his temporalis and masseter muscles. Topical methyl salicylate is generally well tolerated and may be a viable option for some patients with post-ECT headache."Link
6.Associated topics: headache — "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
7.Associated topics: headache — "This controlled study showed for the first time that a 10% peppermint oil in ethanol solution efficiently alleviates tension-type headache. Peppermint oil thus proves to be a well-tolerated and cost-effective alternative to usual therapies."Link
8.Associated topics: muscle-pain — "[T]he effect of essential oils on skeletal and smooth muscle...: The first type of effect on skeletal muscle involved a contracture and inhibition of the twitch response to nerve stimulation shown by a sample of clary sage, dill, fennel, frankincense, and nutmeg; ...lavender reduced the twitch response alone."Link

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