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Lavender: Essential oil of lavender in anxiety disorders: Ready for prime time?

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Lavender: Essential oil of lavender in anxiety disorders: Ready for prime time?

Authors: Benjamin J. Malcom, PharmD, MPH; Kimberly Tallian, PharmD, BCPP, FASHP, FCCP, FCSHP Journal: The Mental Health Clinician. Published July 2017, and online March 26, 2018 Key Discussions: 1. The use of lavender essential oil in aromatherapy, 2. Differences in the chemical makeup of lavender essential oil 3. Lavender essential oil’s pharmacology and safety profile 4. Current research that has already been conducted on its possible effects on anxiety Ready to make use of the benefits of Lavender Essential Oil? We have it in our store! Read the full article on the website for the National Center for Biotechnology Information: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6007527/....

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Eucalyptus: Anti-Fatigue, Antioxidation, and Anti-Inflammatory Effects of Eucalyptus Oil Aromatherapy in Swimming-Exercised Rats

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Eucalyptus: Anti-Fatigue, Antioxidation, and Anti-Inflammatory Effects of Eucalyptus Oil Aromatherapy in Swimming-Exercised Rats

Authors: Tso-Ching Lin, Wang Sue Hong, Chuan-Chuan Huang, Yung-Cheng Lai, Tuzz-Ying Song, and Ming-Shiun Tsai. Journal: The Chinese Journal of Physiology. Published October 2018. Key Points: 1. A study was conducted to study the effect of aromatherapy using eucalyptus globulus on rats undergoing swimming exercises.   2. The rats were separated into control and oil-treated groups. The oil-treated groups received 15 minutes of aromatherapy per day, using eucalyptus globulus essential oil. 3. Over a 4-week period, the groups were subjected to increasing amounts of swimming activity. 4. At the end of the experiment, analysis of several markers showed that the...

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Lavender: Effects of aroma inhalation on examination anxiety

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Lavender: Effects of aroma inhalation on examination anxiety

Authors: Adalet Koca Kutlu RN, PhD, Emel Y lmaz RN, PhD, Dilek Çeçen RN, MSc Journal: Teaching and Learning in Nursing, Volume 3, Issue 4, October 2008, Pages 125-130 Key Points: 1. A study was carried out on the effects of aromatherapy on anxiety during an exam. 2. The study group consisted of 50 students, and the control group consisted of 45 students. 3. The study group took an exam in a closed environment while being exposed to aromatherapy using Lavandula angustifolia. The control group took the same exam in a similar room, but without being exposed to aromatherapy. 4. At the end...

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Orange: The effect of aromatherapy by essential oil of orange on anxiety during labor: A randomized clinical trial

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Orange: The effect of aromatherapy by essential oil of orange on anxiety during labor: A randomized clinical trial

Authors: Fahimeh Rashidi-Fakari, Mahbubeh Tabatabaeichehr, Hamed Mortazavi Journal: Iranian Journal of Nursing and Midwifery Research. Published November 2015 Key Points: 1. A study was conducted to study the effect of aromatherapy using orange essential oil on women’s anxiety during labor. 2. 100 women were assigned to either a control group or an intervention group. The control group was exposed to distilled water, and the intervention group was exposed to orange essential oil. 3. Using the Spielberger inventory, the women’s anxiety levels were measured before the experiment began, and again after 20 minutes of exposure. 4. Both groups of women did...

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