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Elderly Woman Finds Shingles And Neuropathy Relief

Author: Martha D.
Date: 07-18-2013
Views: 4,802
Word Count: 267
Questions Received: 1
Testimonial ID: 8737-OR

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When I heard that a friend who is in her 90's had come down with shingles, and she wasn't getting better, I researched to find out if there was an essential oil that could help her. The condition was so painful that it hurt her to wear clothing. When I was in town, I gave her a bottle of Exodus II thinking it might help her.

She wasn't sure how or how often to use it, but I gave her some suggestions, one of which was to apply it to her feet. She and I were pleasantly surprised that it had an unexpected benefit, and had improved the neuropathy in her feet!

Later, I gave her a bottle of Thieves, and she started using it. When I heard from her several weeks later, she expressed her delight, saying that it had helped her so much that she was finally able to get dressed in the mornings and go out for several hours without that awful pain. It did not cure it completely, but helped her a lot, for which she was very thankful. I am not sure how long she continued the treatment. Being in another state, it is difficult to follow-up with more oils, which may have helped her even more.

Later, a friend in her 70's had a small, painful rash which she was concerned might have been shingles, and asked me if I knew of anything that might help. So I gave her some Thieves. She later told me that it helped, and whatever
it was went away.

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