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…

Essential Oils for Chronic Pain

#essentialoilsforchronicpain If you suffer from chronic pain, then essential oils may be your answer. Did you know that Peppermint essential oil is one of the best oils to use for blocking pain?  A recent study in 1994 showed that peppermint blocks calcium channels and substance P. important factors in the transmission of pain signals, according to the Essential Oils Desk Reference.  Other essential oils for chronic pain and possess pain-relieving properties include helichrysum. For chronic…