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Restore & Rejuvenate: Skin Healing Properties of the Lavenders

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Just as there are many different types of lavender, there are many different uses of it, one of them being skin care. Whether it be for wounds, protection, or renewal, lavender has you covered. However, not all lavenders are created equally and there might a better suited lavender for you, depending on the type of…

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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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Aromatherapy: Vibrational Medicine For The Chakras

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The universe in which we reside possesses significant healing potential.  Unlike western medicine, vibrational medicine through essential oils addresses the human body by first communicating with the aura or surrounding energy field of a living entity.  Essential oils encompass a vibrating frequency in which interact, communicate and respond to imbalances and needs within the etheric…

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Understanding Sleep and How to Improve It

Sleep is critical to good health. According to the National Center of Disease control one out of three people do not get enough sleep, other sources state that this number is much higher. Research is showing that lack of sleep can lead to an increase in weight gain, diabetes, cancer, reduced immune function, hormone imbalance,…

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