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Food Poisoning From An Afternoon Snack

Author: Julie M.
Date: 08-11-2013
Views: 6,016
Word Count: 217
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Testimonial ID: 8798-OR
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My 3 year old came down with food poisoning after eating his afternoon snack (around 4 pm). He was pale, weak, had a fever of 102, and complained that his belly was hurting.

Shortly after that, he vomited. I cleaned him up and asked if there was anything that I could do to make him feel better. Of course he asked for his oils! He specifically requested Thieves oil. SInce he is too young to swallow a capsule, I mixed Thieves oil with a spoonful of coconut oil and a spoonful of raw honey to help with the taste. I gave that to him and within a few minutes he was asleep. He woke up a little while later and his fever was around 99 at that point.

At bedtime I gave him one more spoonful of the Thieves, honey and coconut oil mixture and he went to sleep. I expected to have a rough night since that's how he usually gets when he has a fever, but to my surprise he slept the whole night through.

I got up to check on him around 4 am and his fever was gone. When he awoke in the morning, he was 100% back to himself. I will not be without my Thieves oil!

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