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Anti-Nausea - Ginger Root Power

Anti-Nausea - Ginger Root PowerGinger is known for its ability to reduce nausea. This herb also detoxifies the skin and promotes healing of the intestinal tract.

Ginger owes its action to its volatile oils and to its phenols, gingerol, zingerone, and shogaol. These constituents give ginger its stimulating and antiemetic properties; they work together to warm the stomach and to reduce intestinal gas and pain.

Ginger root relieves nausea and emesis (vomiting) and may prevent or reduce the symptoms of motion sickness and seasickness. Some studies show that ginger is superior to Dramamine in its antinauseant properties.

While nausea is currently the main indication for use, inhibition of cyclooxygenase and lipoxygenase inflammatory pathways and related prostaglandin synthetase and platelet aggregation support the use of ginger in colds, sore throats, flus, headaches, and some types of arthritis and muscular pain.

GINGER IS PERHAPS BEST KNOWN FOR ITS ANTINAUSEA PROPERTIES

"Ginger root against seasickness -- A controlled trial on the open sea" is the title of a 1988 study conducted on 80 Danish naval cadets, training in rough, open waters. The Danish naval cadet study concluded that ginger was significantly beneficial in reducing seasickness. Its particular value was for the symptoms of vomiting and cold sweating.

Further studies confirm ginger's effectiveness in the treatment of nausea. In 1990, the Department of Anesthesia at St. Bartholomew.s Hospital in London published a study examining ginger's use as an antiemetic (something used to prevent, ease, or stop vomiting) after gynecologic surgery. Sixty women participated in the research, which concluded that ginger root was effective in reducing post-operative nausea.

In 1993, the Anesthesia Department of another British hospital, Kingston Hospital in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, published study results concluding that "Zingiber officinale is an effective and promising prophylactic antiemetic, which may be especially useful for day case surgery." A 1998 Indian study indicates that ginger may well be useful in improving the nausea and vomiting side effects of chemotherapy.

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Healing Alchemyst

Healing AlchemystA synergistic blend of clove, lavender, Andean orchid flower essences and gem elixirs promotes healing while protecting practitioners and clearing healing space.

Clove, an immune stimulant, has been used to heal all manner of diseases from wounds to arthritis. It is anti-infectious, antiseptic, antiviral, disinfectant, analgesic, antibacterial, and antifungal. Clove also protects both practitioners and patients from negative energy that may arise during the healing process. Lemon improves health and healing. Lemon has been used as an air disinfectant and to fortify the immune and respiratory systems. Eucalyptus is used to expedite healing, promote health and wellbeing. It is also analgesic, antibacterial, anti-infectious, and supports the respiratory system and purification.

Suggested Uses:

Use to freshen and clear a room or car. Use as a room spray to encourage health, well-being, and potentiate healing treatments. Use between treatments to balance and clear any room. Spray frequently when feeling ill or when recovering from chronic illness.

Ingredients:Activated Water, Organic Lemon Essential Oil*, Organic Lavender Essential Oil*, Organic Eucalyptus Essential Oil*, Organic Clove Essential Oil*, Organic Lemongrass Essential Oil*, Healing Flower Essence and Gem Elixir Blend. *Certified by Oregon Tilth Certified Organic compliant with USDA Organic

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