Category: Health

Laryngitis

Laryngitis is characterized by a sore throat, hoarseness or a temporary loss of voice brought on by an infection such as bronchitis or flu, or due to overstraining the vocal …

Jetlag

The symptoms of jetlag after a long flight are well recognized: sleep disturbances, disorientation, nervous fatigue and dehydration. Due to its regulating effect on the systems of the body, lavender …

Periods (Painful)

Caused by uterine spasm during menstruation, the frequency and severity of period pains are often also associated with diet and underlying emotional factors. The soothing effect of lavender, combined with …

Nausea

Feelings of nausea can arise from a variety of different causes including motion or travel sickness, a viral infection, digestive problems, pregnancy or emotional anxiety or tension. Lavender is indicated …

Scabies

Scabies is a highly contagious skin disease caused by the itch mite sarcoptes scabiei. Scabies is common in sheepfarming areas, where it is commonly transmitted from the wool of the …

Migraine

Migraine is most commonly a food-related complaint, but an attack can also be triggered by an increase in stress or anxiety. Although aromatherapy is best used as a preventative measure …