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Accidentally Found Remedy For Arthritic Wrist


Author: Margaret M.
Date: 10-23-2013
Views: 3,125
Word Count: 150
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 9075-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 3

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I have used Young Living oils for a time. I have found the oils to be helpful, but have not had a dramatic "wow" experience until yesterday. My wrist was incredibly sore probably a bit of arthritis setting in. Just using a bar of soap in the shower was painful.

After my shower, I mistakenly picked up a bottle of the Thieves oil blend (instead of Lavender which I use every morning). Not wanting to waste the 2 drops I put on my palm, I decided to rub it on my sore wrist. Within minutes the pain went away. Truly amazing!

I went on to do my morning exercises and then house cleaning and the wrist pain never got in the way. I did have to put it on a second time in the late afternoon, and am using it again today as a precaution.

I love Thieves oil and you will too!


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Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: aches, artheritis, bone, bones, joint, joints, osteoarthritis, soreness, tendons.

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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: joints,osteoarthritis,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,osteoarthritis,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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