Ascents ® Clinical Aromatherapy Formula Improves Negative Affect...
The use of an Ascents® clinical aromatherapy formula -- Calm No. 34 -- improved negative affect in a new, joint virtual reality-assisted art therapy study carried out by two major American...(PRWeb December 17, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/ascents_clinical_aromatherapy_formula_improves_negative_affect_in_new_university_study/prweb17620295.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - December 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news
Stress Relief Tips to Relieve Election Anxiety
If the one-two punch of pandemic stress and election stress feels like more than you can handle, try these tips to help you cope. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tara Parker-Pope Tags: Content Type: Service Anxiety and Stress Meditation Psychology and Psychologists Aromatherapy Mental Health and Disorders Cortisol (Hormone) Source Type: news
Essential oils for the treatment of fungal diseases
(Natural News) Essential oils are known for their use in aromatherapy and massage therapy. When inhaled or applied topically, these natural products exert beneficial effects on mental health. Essential oils can also be used as remedies for common health problems, such as headache, constipation, sinus infections and skin infections. In fact, various essential oils are well-known for their... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Aromatherapy can be used to improve symptoms like depression, stress, and pain in post-partum women
(Natural News) The volatile oils present in plants have long been used to treat common human ailments. The earliest records of their use date as far back as the time of the Ancient Egyptians, who were credited with inventing the first ever method of extraction for these precious oils. Today, these natural products are known as essential oils... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Aromatherapy may reduce nurses' stress, WVU researcher suggests
(West Virginia University) New research led by Marian Reven, a Ph.D. student in the West Virginia University School of Nursing, suggests that aromatherapy may reduce nurses' on-the-job feelings of stress, anxiety, exhaustion and being overwhelmed. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
Easy and Effective Tips to Get Rid of Morning Anxiety
Apart from the Sunday Scaries, weekday morning anxiety is more commonplace than you think. Despite this notion, there are simple, natural, and drug-free ways to combat your AM anxiety in about five minutes. It might just be a small amount of time, but this payoff could make your morning — and potentially your whole day — a lot better and less stressful. That’s a great return on your time investment! Below is a list of things to do as soon as you wake up and feel panicky. As said above, these only take about five minutes of your time with a big boost in a sense of calm and wellbeing. Try one of these...
Source: Psych Central - March 16, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Emily Waters Tags: Anxiety Habits Self-Help Sleep Habit Change morning anxity sleep hygiene Source Type: news
New Ascents Clinical Aromatherapy Patches Prevent Potential Contamination with Viruses or Bacteria
Available in two formulations: Calm No. 34, and Nausea Relief No. 44 that can peel-and-stick directly to the skin Diffuse therapeutic scent thereby decreasing symptoms including nausea (PONV, CINV, morning sickness) or anxiety Designed to work for up to 8 hours while keeping the scent close enough to the patient that it is unobtrusive to others in the immediate vicinityThis story is related to the following:Aromatherapy Products | (Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies)
Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies - March 9, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Source Type: news
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Unapproved Products Related to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - March 6, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Source Type: news
St. Elizabeth lands biggest donation ever
St. Elizabeth Healthcare has received its biggest single donation ever, and the $5 million gift will help build a Center for Integrative Oncology within the cancer center that ’s to open next year on the campus of the system’s flagship hospital in Edgewood. The Center for Integrative Oncology will be named for doTerra, a Utah company that sells aromatherapy and essential oils. “When the St. Elizabeth Cancer Center opens next fall, it will include nearly an entir e floor of the building that… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news
Essential oils from the verbena family found to have anti-cancer properties
(Natural News) Essential oils have long been of interest to researchers, particularly their chemical composition. These oils are derived from aromatic plants and are often used for aromatherapy. The chemical compounds they contain are said to be their source’s essence; hence these plant components are considered to have powerful bioactivities that bring a lot of health... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Dementia Quality standard [QS184]
People living with dementia should be offered activities such as exercise, aromatherapy, art, gardening, baking, reminiscence therapy, music therapy, mindfulness and animal assisted therapy to help promote their wellbeing. The recommendation comes in NICE's updated quality standard on dementia published 28 June 2019. It says people living with dementia and people involved in their care should be given the opportunity to talk about their life experiences, preferences, interests, strengths with a healthcare professional. This can help the person living with dementia to choose activities to promote wellbeing that suit their p...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - July 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Teen ’s idea leads to surgical innovations at Aurora St. Luke’s
When 16-year-old Kailah Cathey has free time, she often reaches for a book. But what she pulls off her shelf isn ’t your typical young adult or popular fiction. She reads medical books and dreams of becoming a surgeon. Aromatherapy and its calming and healing effects is a particular interest of Cathey’s. She wondered how it might benefit patients undergoing medical procedures. And now, she’s playing a role in answering that question. Dr. Richard Rovin, a neurosurgeon at Advocate Aurora Health,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 1, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Advocate Aurora Health Source Type: news
Prescribe music and gardening for dementia, NICE recommends
People with dementia should be offered activities such as exercise, aromatherapy, gardening and mindfulness to help them stay well and independent, according to new standards for dementia care. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - June 28, 2019 Category: Nursing Source Type: news
Aromatherapy basics: 9 Popular essential oils to use for better health
(Natural News) Essential oils are used in aromatherapy, which is a form of holistic healing. The benefits that aromatherapy offers range from physical to emotional to psychological. Here are nine popular essential oils to use for better health: Lavender essential oil — Derived from the plant Lavandula angustifolia, lavender essential oil is one of the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
CVS tests its vitamins and supplements, tosses some that didn't pass
As CVS Health Corp. tries to grow its prominence in the health and wellness space, it says it's completed third-party testing of vitamins and supplements to prove that they actually contain what they say they do. The Woonsocket, R.I.-based company (NYSE: CVS) has already removed dozens of vitamins and supplements from the shelves of its pharmacy chain, and also plans to launching a number of new products — think essential oils, aromatherapy stress spray and bee pollen — in an effort to bolster… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 16, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news
CVS tests its vitamins and supplements, tosses some that didn't pass
As CVS Health Corp. tries to grow its prominence in the health and wellness space, it says it's completed third-party testing of vitamins and supplements to prove that they actually contain what they say they do. The Woonsocket, R.I.-based company (NYSE: CVS) has already removed dozens of vitamins and supplements from the shelves of its pharmacy chain, and also plans to launching a number of new products — think essential oils, aromatherapy stress spray and bee pollen — in an effort to bolster… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 16, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news
Home Remedies: What are the benefits of aromatherapy?
Research on the effectiveness of aromatherapy -- the therapeutic use of essential oils extracted from plants -- is limited. However, some studies have shown that aromatherapy might have health benefits, including: Relief from anxiety and depression.Improved quality of life, particularly for people with chronic health conditions. Smaller studies suggest that aromatherapy with lavender oil may [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - May 7, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news
Medical News Today: Essential oils for neuropathic pain relief
Neuropathy refers to conditions that damage or otherwise affect the nerves. A common symptom is pain. Some research suggests that aromatherapy with certain essential oils may help relieve neuropathic pain. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news
Use these 7 essential oils to improve sleep quality
(Natural News) Aromatherapy has long been used for sleep problems, thanks to its ability to help a person feel calmed and relaxed, which promotes sleep. Here are seven essential oils you can use to have a good night’s sleep: Citrus: Citrus essential oils, such as bergamot and lemon, are a group of scents that can stimulate... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Medical News Today: Which essential oils can relieve anxiety?
Some research has suggested that aromatherapy with essential oils may help promote relaxation and relieve anxiety. Learn about the best essential oils for anxiety, as well as how to use them, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anxiety / Stress Source Type: news
Aromatherapy: Can You Smell Relief?
While formal research into the benefits of aromatherapy poses many challenges, some evidence does suggest that the alternative treatment may help relieve nausea, anxiety, various types of pain, and a number of other conditions. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Is work making you stressed? Study shows aromatherapy can help
(Natural News) No work is completely stress-free, but it shouldn’t be overly stressful either. Relieve your work stress with aromatherapy using petitgrain essential oil. A study published in The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine found that aromatherapy can reduce your stress levels, as well as boost your work performance. Researchers at the Autonomous University... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Eating Disorders and the Brain
Eating disorders are biologically based brain illnesses influenced by environmental and psychological factors. Environmental risk factors for developing an eating disorder include weight and appearance pressures, media messaging, and weight bullying. Biological factors include dieting/food exposure, genetics, neurochemistry, neurobiology, and hormones (notably estrogen). Psychological factors include stress, life transitions, identity, trauma, anxiety, depression, and substance use. While risk factors predispose certain individuals to eating disorders, precipitating factors such as significantly altering how one eats or s...
Source: Psych Central - November 21, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Jillian Lampert, Ph.D., M.P.H., R.D., L.D., F.A.E.D. Tags: Anorexia Binge Eating Bulimia Bullying Children and Teens Eating Disorders Neuroscience Psychology Women's Issues Body Dysmorphia Body Image bulimia. food addiction Source Type: news
Magic Medicine review – making the case for mushrooms
This engaging documentary explores controversial research into the treatment of depression with magic mushroomsAn intriguing, inconclusive film about an intriguing, inconclusive drug trial. Monty Yates ’s documentary shows the work ofDr Robin Carhart-Harris at Imperial College London: after years of bureaucratic wrangling, he got permission to conduct research into the possibility thatpsilocybin– the psycho-active ingredient of magic mushrooms – could be used to treat depression. Could it be that society’s taboo disapproval is needlessly holding back our understanding of this issue?We see three long...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 8, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Peter Bradshaw Tags: Documentary films Culture Drugs Science Depression Medical research Source Type: news
Study: Depressed, elderly people can benefit from aromatherapy massage
(Natural News) Mental health is a major concern for the young and the old alike. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, geriatric depression occurs in 15 percent of the elderly population. Researchers from Chengdu Medical College revealed that aromatherapy massage and inhaling essential oils can be used as alternative remedies for geriatric depression. More than 90 percent... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Essential oils offer a natural, side effect-free way to address anxiety
(Natural News) The connection between the brain and a person’s sense of smell is very powerful. This is why certain scents can bring back emotions and memories that are tucked away in the brain. Aromatherapy takes advantage of this strong connection by using the smell of essential oils to stimulate healing. One of the diseases that can... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Lifetime Wellness Expands Aromatherapy Program with the Launch of a...
The program is designed to enhance well-being and quality of life without the use of pharmaceutical drugs.(PRWeb September 12, 2018)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/lifetime_wellness_expands_aromatherapy_program_with_the_launch_of_a_new_online_store_to_encourage_a_nonpharmacological_approach_to_care/prweb15758062.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - September 12, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news
Aromatherapy PROVEN by science: Rosemary aroma shown to significantly improve memory capabilities in children
(Natural News) Breathe in the goodness of rosemary! Scientists are acknowledging the herb’s ability to improve cognitive ability in children. A new study presented at the British Psychology Society Annual Conference highlighted a distinct difference in working memory between children exposed to rosemary essential oil and those who weren’t. Dr. Mark Ross, the co-author of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Language issues don't greatly delay MRI scans
At least one radiology department is not letting language barriers get in the...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: British Columbia takes aim at MRI wait times Machine learning helps predict exam wait times, delays One-third of MRI exam time is wasted MRI waiting room amenities improve patient satisfaction Aromatherapy, breathing methods may ease MRI anxiety (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 31, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news
Using Aromatherapy in the Clinical Setting Using Aromatherapy in the Clinical Setting
The use of essential oils in patient care settings may help decrease stress and improve mood for both nurses and their patients.American Nurse Today (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nursing Journal Article Source Type: news
A calmer horse is just a sniff away
(University of Arizona) Research from the University of Arizona shows the calming benefits of lavender aromatherapy for horses. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
Aeroscena ® Labs Opens Essential Oil Clinical Research and...
Aeroscena®, the global leader in the research and development of medically-recognized clinical aromatherapy formulas, has opened up its essential oil R&D capabilities to the public. These...(PRWeb June 26, 2018)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/06/prweb15577654.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - June 26, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news
‘Forest Bathing’ Is Great for Your Health. Here’s How to Do It
We all know how good being in nature can make us feel. We have known it for centuries. The sounds of the forest, the scent of the trees, the sunlight playing through the leaves, the fresh, clean air — these things give us a sense of comfort. They ease our stress and worry, help us to relax and to think more clearly. Being in nature can restore our mood, give us back our energy and vitality, refresh and rejuvenate us. But what exactly is this feeling that is so hard to put into words? I am a scientist, not a poet. And I have been investigating the science behind that feeling for many years. In Japan, we practice som...
Source: TIME: Health - May 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Qing Li Tags: Uncategorized Forest bathing Source Type: news
P & G launches natural sleep aids
Procter& Gamble Co. today introduced two Vicks ZzzQuill sleep aids designed to appeal to people who prefer natural products. The Cincinnati-based maker of consumer goods (NYSE: PG) said Vicks ZzzQuil PURE Zzzs Melatonin Gummies as well as the new Vicks PURE Zzzs Soothing Aromatherapy Balm allow users to fall asleep naturally and awake the next day without grogginess. The gummies contain a botanical blend of lavende r, chamomile, valerian root and lemon balm. The sleep aid includes an optimal… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - April 11, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news
Are Essential Oils Safe?
People use essential oils a variety of ways: as lotions, for hair care, aromatherapy, cleaning products and more. But are essential oils safe? Some research in the past has linked essential oils to hormone disturbances, with some suggesting a link between the oils and abnormal breast growth in young boys, called prepubertal gynecomastia. Now, a new study suggests that compounds in essential oils — specifically lavender and tea tree oil — may have properties that can disrupt hormones. The suspicions that essential oils may be endocrine disrupters originated from a 2007 report in the New England Journal of Medici...
Source: TIME: Health - March 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alexandra Sifferlin Tags: Uncategorized healthytime public health Source Type: news
Natural medicine even improves surgical outcomes: Aromatherapy massage found to decrease stress and improve sleep in ICU patients
(Natural News) Patients in the intensive care unit (ICU) of any medical facility are often subject to various severe and life-threatening illnesses. Aside from the severity of their conditions, these patients must also deal with the surgical pain caused by “clinical, disease-related concerns, unknown encounters after surgery, quality of sleep, [and] restrictions in position after.”... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Hospitals offer 'gentle' C-sections for women
Hospitals offer "gentle" C-sections with options like aromatherapy and a see-through drape. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news
Use of lavender before an operation has been found to reduce anxiety in surgery patients, improving outcomes according to new study
(Natural News) Based on a recent study, one way to address preoperative anxiety among patients in hospitals and other healthcare centers is through lavender aromatherapy. Aromatherapy is “the therapeutic use of essential oils extracted from aromatic plants,” and it is a “simple, low-risk and cost-effective method” that can help manage preoperative anxiety. This treatment is... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Aromatherapy Is A Perennial Wellness Trend -- But Buyer Beware
Not all products are created equal. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - December 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
5 Pieces of Damaging Advice for Treating Depression
There’s plenty of advice on treating depression. There are thousands of books, blog posts and magazine articles. Everyone seems to have an opinion. Try this herb or vitamin. Avoid sugar. Be grateful. Be more grateful. You just need some fresh air. Go to therapy. Don’t go to therapy—it’s a waste of time and money. Of course, some advice is sincerely spot-on. Some advice seems helpful, but misses the mark for people struggling with clinical depression. And some of it is just plain bad. Which is why we asked psychologists who specialize in depression to share the damaging advice they’ve come acr...
Source: Psych Central - November 23, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Margarita Tartakovsky, M.S. Tags: Depression Disorders Family General Psychotherapy Relationships & Love Self-Help behavioral activation therapy Clinical Depression depression advice Depression Treatment giving advice Intensive short-term dynamic psychotherapy lo Source Type: news
The spray's the thing: how actors use perfumes to get into character
Playing Thatcher? Dab on Bluebell. Got a part in Hairspray? Reach for the Madame Rochas. We lift the lid on how actors use smells – from the finest fragrances to cheap tinned mackerel – to nail a roleBefore I go on stage, says Michael Ball, I ask myself a question: “Do I smell nice for all the ladies and gentlemen?” The actor chooses a signature scent for each of his roles, from bay rum for the vengeful barberSweeney Todd to his mum ’s favourite Madame Rochas forHairspray’s Edna Turnblad.Ball ’s not alone in deploying scent to to get beneath a character’s skin. Anne-Marie Duf...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 20, 2017 Category: Science Authors: David Jays Tags: Theatre Stage Culture Fragrance Fashion Life and style Dance Ballet Lauren Cuthbertson Anne-Marie Duff Nikki Amuka-Bird Health, mind and body Books Psychology Science Oscar Wilde Source Type: news
Can lavender aromatherapy reduce anxiety in surgery patients?
(Wiley) Lavender aromatherapy reduced preoperative anxiety in a study of ambulatory surgery patients undergoing procedures in general otolaryngology. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 8, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
Massage has no observable effect on distress in children with burns: a randomized, observer-blinded trial - van Dijk M, O'Flaherty LA, Hoedemaker T, van Rosmalen J, Rode H.
IMPORTANCE: In a previous observational study we found that massage therapy reduced anxiety and stress in pediatric burn patients. We aimed to test this effect in a randomized controlled trial. OBJECTIVE: To determine whether (1) aromatherapy massa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 6, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news
Why aromatherapy is showing up in hospital surgical units
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Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - October 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Nigeria:Five Lifestyle Changes That Can Reduce Cancer Risk
[Guardian] Throughout this month of October, there have been various campaigns and events targeted at Breast Cancer Awareness as it is done annually at this time of the year. These events and campaigns aim to educate people on preventive measures they can take in order to decrease their chances of getting cancer. In addition to this, there have also been a lot of conflicting information on this matter as well, and these remedies and alternative treatments such as aromatherapy or use of certain herbs as treatments to (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 26, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news
Health Tip: Don't Take Stress to Bed
-- Stress can worsen sleep, and lack of sleep can worsen stress. These can lead to dental health issues, heart problems and depression, so keep stress at bay before bed. The National Sleep Foundation suggests: Use aromatherapy to help you relax.... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 23, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news
Can aromatherapy calm competition horses?
Although studies suggest that inhaling certain scents may reduce stress in humans, aromatherapy is relatively unexplored in veterinary medicine. But new research raises the question of whether aromatherapy may be beneficial to horses as well. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news