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I Had Pain In My Knees, Legs And Feet

Author: Pamella D.
Skill: Raindrop Technique
Date: 05-25-2013
Views: 4,506
Word Count: 193
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 8590-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 3

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The pain in my legs, feet, and knees would happen all the time when standing, walking, sitting and even when sleeping. The pain was so intense it would wake me up and I would try everything to make the pain disappear.

I started rubbing Ocotea essential oil on my legs, feet and knees. That very day the pain went away and I am not waking up at night anymore. I find I don't have to use the Ocotea everyday, I only use it if the pain comes back.

Since it helped my legs, I tried it on the knuckles of my hands when there was pain. The pain left and I was able to use my hands normally.

Ocotea oil also helped the itchy spots on my arms. When it once started itching I would scratch it until it was raw. The Ocotea oil calmed the itchy spot and let me sleep peacefully.

Ocotea seems to aid my bodies' response to irritation and injury. It also is soothing for skin disorders.

Just to be safe and to relieve pain before it starts, I put 2 drops in my shot of NingXia Red juice in the morning.

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Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: arthritis, discomfort, elderly, itchiness, joints, sleeplessness.

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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: joints,arthritis — "Ruxiang (Gummi olibanum), the dried gum resin of Boswellia carterii (BC) [frankincense], has been used in traditional Chinese medicine to alleviate pain and inflammation for thousands of years.... The data show that BC extract has significant anti-arthritic and anti-inflammation effects and suggest that these effects may be mediated via the suppression of pro-inflammatory cytokines."Link
2.Associated topics: joints,arthritis — "We have demonstrated that Boswellia frereana [frankincense] prevents collagen degradation, and inhibits the production of pro-inflammatory mediators and MMPs. Due to its efficacy we propose that B. frereana should be examined further as a potential therapeutic agent for treating inflammatory symptoms associated with arthritis."Link
3.Associated topics: joints — "Herbalists treat skin ailments, such as fungal infections (like candidiasis), wounds, eczema, and acne, with lavender oil. It is also used in a healing bath for joint and muscle pain. One study evaluating treatments for children with eczema found [that] it was therapeutic touch from the mother that improved symptoms; in other words, massage with and without essential oils (including lavender) both reduced the dry, scaly skin lesions. Another study found that lavender oil may improve pain control after surgery."Link

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