Ledum (Ledum groenlandica ~ Greenland Moss or Labrador Tea) is a rare oil Ledum has strongly medicinal aroma. Traditionally Ledum has been used in folk medicine and Indians as a “cure all.”
powerful action Ledum to control and balance that makes it particularly effective tonic for thyroid function.
Pure Ledum essential oils can be used to balance either the active (hyperthyroidism) condition or the activity or (hypothyroidism) state.
Ledum has a natural affinity for the immune system and stimulates the immune system known.
aromatherapy In my work I use Ledum primarily to balance the thyroid and for general immune support.
Ledum promotes healthy thyroid function and reduces symptoms of thyroid imbalance.
is not without reason Ledum has been used in the past as a “cure all! ‘
Research in brain chemistry and receptor science has found properties in many of the medicinal plants used by native cultures, such as leather, to sequiterpenoid compounds actively interact within the human body to produce very specific biological functions
These features are :. anti-tumor, anti-malaria, anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory effects
. Sesquiterpenoids are known to have a particularly calming effect on the body, mind and emotions.
Other pure essential oils with sesquiterpenoids known to have great calming and reassuring effect Frankincense, myrrh, Ylang Ylang (third distillation Ylang ylang has the highest amount of sesquiterpenoids) and vetiver which is primarily made up almost exclusively of sesquiterpenoids and known to be very effective to relieve Panic, anxiety and stress.
Ledum is a very special sesquiterpenoid information that makes it particularly effective for liver. kidney detoxification
Kurt Snaubelt recommends Ledum (taken internally – two drops a day) after the acute illness. He believes Ledum be the number one choice for liver and kidney detoxification. He also Ledum for the treatment of kidney and suggests it to counter the effects of insomnia and allergies
PLEASE NOTE :. Internal use of essential oils is not recommended unless you are under the supervision and care of trained and licensed healthcare!
Ledum promotes healthy function of the respiratory and digestive systems.
calming features are useful to relieve stomach upset and nervous indigestion.
Ledum is especially useful to relieve cold and flu symptoms such as nausea, aches and pains, congestion, sore throat and cough.
in Ayurvedic medicine, an ancient system of healing practiced in India, medicines and hot spicy aroma of Ledum helps to control and pacify both Vata and kapha doshas.
Characteristics of kapha imbalance are high cholesterol Symptoms of Vata imbalance are premenstrual syndrome, constipation, insomnia, restlessness, nervousness, anxiety and worry. , Low metabolic forces, slow to lose weight, fluid retention, stagnation and blockage, lethargy and depression
mixed with :. strong medicine aroma Ledum is rather special. Try significantly citrus oils such as lemon or Pink Grapefruit or powerful sweet aroma of fennel enhance the effect of leather and soften the strong medicine smell
PLEASE NOTE :. There are many cheap, synthetic copies of aromatic oils, but these are not recommended for use in medicine. For best results buy high quality oils you can possibly find. Use organic oils or oils that have been tested and are pesticide free.
Aromatherapy is a gentle and noninvasive complementary health care system used for balancing and synchronization of body, mind, spirit and emotions to enhance your health. Properly administered essential oils are a natural, safe and effective way to improve your health and well-being and can produce satisfactory results other methods have failed. Contact your physician regarding serious health concerns and do not attempt to self diagnose.