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Combating Alzheimer’s and Dementia with Aromatherapy

  Alzheimer’s and dementia disease is defined as a neurodegenerative disease characterized by a progressive cognitive deterioration together with declining activities of daily living and behavioral changes. It is described as a disease where the victims suffer the loss of qualities that define human existence. It is the most common type of dementia. Unfortunately, there is no cure for Alzheimer’s, and it always ends in death. (1) Many people may joke and make light of…

Essential Oils for Pain Management

By Dan Keller, PhD. C.A. Pain, even the very word hurts to hear. And most people find it undesirable and look quickly for a way to eliminate or minimize it. Some pain issues can be addressed at the root cause and stop the problem causing the pain; those being cystitis, bronchitis, and such intermittent types of painful inflammation. What is pain? The word “pain” comes from the Latin “poena” meaning a fine, a penalty. Pain…

The Use of Aromatherapy in Pain Management

Abstract Pain management with aromatherapy can be a difficult path because many people experience pain at different levels ranging from mild, moderate, or severe. How a person handles pain is determine on what pain relief methods they use. Pain can result from a number of different forms such as, exercise, moving furniture, sports accident, surgery, or from an acute or chronic illness. There are many different methods that can be used to alleviate pain ranging…

Essential Oils and Eczema: Usage and Benefits

By Dana Laskowski Do you or someone you know have eczema? Eczema is a general term for dermatitis which simply means inflammation of the skin according to the national eczema association. Dictionary.com defines eczema as a medical condition in which patches of skin become rough and inflamed, with blisters that cause itching and bleeding, sometimes resulting from a reaction to irritation, but more typically having no obvious cause. I have had a lot of exposure…

How Aromatherapy Can Heal the Spirit

“Even the leaves serve as medicines to the soul: the warnings and reproofs of the word, though less pleasant than Divine consolations, tend to heal the diseases of the soul” – Ezekiel 47:12                                                                                                 Aromatherapy has been around for thousands of years. The word aroma comes from the Greek word for spice and is often used to mean fragrance. “Aromatherapy can be defined as the controlled use of essential oils to maintain and promote physical, psychological,…

Stress Relief using Aromtherapy

Aromatherapy candles, bath products, essential oils and other products are now widely stocked in stores and are believed to be useful in soothing babies, stress relief, and promoting the general healthy living. In the United States, one of the significant uses of aromatherapy is stress management and stress relief.  In today’s worlds, stress and anxiety are common and are expected to affect individuals occasionally in the course of our daily lives. Indeed anti-anxiety drugs can…

Handling Stress With Essential Oils

How Aromatherapy can help battle Stress  By: Amy Hansel In society today, stress is synonymous with daily life. We have unsurmountable debt, work stress, family life and activities, feeding and caring for your kids, dealing with struggles and issues apparent throughout. It is not surprising that anxiety and stress disorders are on the rise. It is just who we are. Some affected deal with caffeine, alcohol, drugs, and prescriptions from Doctors. It is not the…

Aromatherapy Program for Hospice | Aroma Hut Institute

Setting up an Aromatherapy Program for Hospice

By Kathy Bonnell, RN, BSN, CHPN, HTP At Hospice our goal is to keep our patients as comfortable as possible. Since the Essential Oil academy states that “As a holistic practice, Aromatherapy is both a preventative approach as well as an active method to employ during acute and chronic stages of illness or ‘dis’-ease” (Essential oils academy, 2017 ), we decided with CAM being more main stream, we would set up an aromatherapy program. Our goal…

The Transdermal Absorption of Essential Oils: The what, where and how they influence our bodies!

A Study on the Absorption of Essential Oils Written by Tillie Alenikoff Essential oils have been used for thousands of years by many cultures for various reasons, even before they could be fully understood. In today’s world, we use essential oils for many things and they are utilized by people of all sorts, ranging from medical doctors to the average Joe. You will see people diffusing them, using them topically, and even taking them internally.…