Our thoughts and prayers to all those in Boston.
The first responders and all those involved in assisting those in need ..
we thank you.
Nature & Books belong to the eyes that see them.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
Why Essential Oils Heal and Drugs Don’t ~
The Chemistry of Essential Oils / Made Simple
by David Stewart Ph.D., D.N.M.
If you tell most medical doctors that essential oils bring about healing with no negative side effects, they won’t believe you. This is because in medical school, students are repeatedly told by their professors that all effective medicines have negative side effects, and if they don’t then they can’t be effective.
To read more of this article: Why Essential Oils Heal and Drugs Don’t
Articles from the American Botanical Council (ABC) ~
– Clary Sage Essential Oil, but Not Lavender Essential Oil, Reduces Stress during Urodynamic Examinations – , patients who inhaled clary sage essential oil were found to have decreases in multiple stress parameters. Also, those in the lavender group experienced decreased respiratory rates.
To read the article : http://cms.herbalgram.org/herbclip/470/031361-470.html
– European Elder ~ MODERN RESEARCH
Numerous “in vivo” and “in vitro” laboratory studies have assessed elder flowers and berries for antibacterial, anticancer, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiproliferative, antiviral, antioxidant, and immunomodulating activity, as well as chemopreventive and cytotoxic potential, cellular uptake, burn healing, insulin-simulating and insulin-releasing actions, anti-angiogenic (inhibiting the growth of blood vessels) activity, cardioprotective activity, and antihypertensive properties.
Human clinical studies support the traditional use of and laboratory findings on elderberry and flower.
To read the entire aritcle: ElderBerry
– Lavender Essential Oil:
Aromatherapy Reduces Falls in Elderly Nursing Home Residents in Long-Term Trial.
Fall prevention using olfactory stimulation with lavender odor in elderly nursing home residents.
To read the entire article: Lavender Essential Oil
Article from the Medical Daily ~
– Rosemary Essential Oil Health Benefit:
Smell Boosts Prospective Memory
Rosemary aromatherapy can help boost prospective memory–- a new study finds that smelling a compound in the herb’s essential oil called 1,8-cineole, or eucalyptol, can help people remember tasks.
The smell of rosemary essential oil may help enhance prospective memory- the ability to remember upcoming events in order to complete future tasks, like sticking to a medication schedule or sending an email.
Read more at : Rosemary Essential Oil Health Benefit
The more I read about the wonderful benefits of essential oils the more I realize how important it is to really understand how they effect us.
Essential Oils in this blog you may be interested:
* Note: Spanish Sage may be helpful for treatment in Alzheimer
for more information: Article Alzheimer’s Disease
Human nature cannot be studied in cities ..
except at a disadvantage —
a village is the place.
There you can know your man inside and out —
in a city you but know his crust;
and his crust is usually a lie.
– Mark Twain – Notebook #20, Jan. 1882 – Feb. 1883
The Spring Season is the time of rebirth and new beginnings ..
though with the tragedy in Boston .. let us also take time
to remember our neighbors and friends and family.
For we never know what tomorrow may bring.
~ til next time, Rosanne