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Essential Oils For Treating Acute And Chronic Inflammation

  • A bee stings you, or you get a splinter in your finger. After removing the stinger or splinter, you put ice on the area to reduce the inflammation.
  • You wake up with a sore throat. You head to the kitchen for some tea with honey and a pain reliever like ibuprofen, to ease the inflammation.
  • You turn your ankle while running. You come home, put your leg up, and use an ice pack to reduce the swelling and inflammation.
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Essential Oils For Pain: Which EOs Are The Best Choices?

Not too long ago, there were only two real choices to treat pain: over-the-counter pain relievers like Tylenol or ibuprofen, or prescription medications. Any sort of holistic or naturopathic alternatives were quickly dismissed as quackery by the medical establishment and most “thinking” Americans.

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