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Toddler's High Temperature Was Knocked Down

Author: Annie A.
Date: 04-25-2014
Views: 3,929
Word Count: 203
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Testimonial ID: 9626-OR

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My 17-month-old son woke up in the morning a little blah looking. He wouldn't eat breakfast or a snack or anything. He was ultra whiny and just wanted to sit and snuggle (which I love to snuggle of course).

Around 11 a.m. he started getting warm. I kept an eye on his temperature, and it went up to 102.5 degrees. At that point I was going to grab some over-the-counter medicine. But then I remembered how Peppermint and Thieves can be used on the feet.

So I put a drop each of Peppermint and Thieves on the bottoms of his feet every 30 to 45 minutes. It felt like his temperature went slightly down the first time I did it. By the second application, his temperature seemed to go down a lot. I was shocked.

So once the temperature was down, about every 3 hours I did the Peppermint and Thieves combination on the bottoms of his feet, undiluted, continuing to monitor my son's temperature. All day I did this, and by 8 p.m. he was fine. I was so excited.

These oils work! I'm so obsessed with essential oils now, and this is just one testimonial I have had this week! I love Young Living!

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