Archive for April 2018

3 Simple Ways To Use Himalayan Salt In Aromatic Therapies

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Why Himalayan Salt? Himalayan salt has been found to contain a multitude of therapeutic benefits that support our bodies physically, emotionally, and medicinally. Today, the majority of Himalayan salt is mined in the foothills of the Salt Range system located in Punjab, Pakistan, less than 200 miles from the actual Himalayan mountains (1). Although similar in…

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The Utilization of Aromatherapy in Hospice Settings

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     Hospice is a Medicare, Medicaid (Medi-cal) or private insurance benefit that is available upon the written order of a licensed physician. A licensed physician will recommend that an individual consider hospice services due to an illness that is terminal; a terminal illness whereby there is no additional treatment that will cure the disease…

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Aromatherapy As An Adjunct Therapy For Sexual Assault and Rape Victims

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Every 98 seconds, someone in the United States experiences sexual assault. (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network, 2018).  This daunting statistic leaves many feeling overwhelmed and helpless in how to effectively help victims.  This paper will discuss how aromatherapy professionals are equipped with tools that when combined with other healing modalities can help victims progress…

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Olfaction: Not The Fifth Sense, But The First Sense

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Humans have 5 senses, one of them being the sense of smell. The sense of smell is very highly evolved and recent estimates are that the human olfactory system is capable of distinguishing over 1 trillion unique odors, which makes the human sense of the smell by far the most sensitive of the human senses in terms of how…

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