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  1. photo Poultices for Respiratory InfectionsPoultices for Respiratory InfectionsTreatment
    Herbal poultices were relied on in our grandparent’s day to ward off more life threatening afflictions like pleurisy, Bronchitis and pneumonia. An old stand-by was the Mustard poulticeRead more
  2. photo Lovage (Levisticum Officinale) Essential Oil Profile, Benefits, PropertiesLovage (Levisticum Officinale) Essential Oil Profile, Benefits, PropertiesTreatment
    used as a natural treatment for skin eruptions, gout, and rheumatism. Lovage has been traditionally used as a treatment for malaria, pleurisy, boils, migraine headaches and aching throatsRead more
  3. photo Thyme (Thymus Vulgaris CT Thymol) Essential Oil Profile, Benefits, PropertiesThyme (Thymus Vulgaris CT Thymol) Essential Oil Profile, Benefits, PropertiesTreatment
    , hypertensive, insecticidal, stimulant, tonic, vermifuge. Benefits, Indications: Asthma, bronchitis, colitis, cystitis, dermatitis, anthrax, fatigue (general), pleurisy, psoriasis, sciatica, tuberculosisRead more
  4. photo Making, Using a Healing PoulticeMaking, Using a Healing PoulticeTreatment
    Herbal poultices were relied on in our grandparent’s day to ward off more life threatening afflictions like pleurisy, bronchitis and pneumonia. An old stand-by was the mustard poulticeRead more
  5. photo Single Essential Oil Profiles, Benefits, IndicationsSingle Essential Oil Profiles, Benefits, IndicationsTreatment
    , bronchitis, colitis, cystitis, dermatitis, anthrax, fatigue (general), pleurisy, psoriasis, sciatica, tuberculosis, vaginal candida. Other Uses: A general tonic for nerves and stomach. It may also helpRead more
  6. photo Alternative Health Glossary of Medical TermsAlternative Health Glossary of Medical TermsTreatment
    endocrine gland. A pea-sized body attached to the base of the brain, the pituitary is important in controlling growth and development and the functioning of the other endocrine glands. PleurisyRead more

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Pleurisy

Disease

Pleurisy (also known as pleuritis) is an inflammation of the pleura, the lining surrounding the lungs. There are many possible causes of pleurisy but viral infections spreading from the lungs to pleural cavity are the most common. The inflamed pleural layers rub against each other every time the lungs expand to breathe in air. This can cause sharp pain when breathing, also called pleuritic...More