Treating The Circulatory System Part 4
Most diseases of the heart and the circulatory system require professional treatment, but essential oils can be use alongside conventional medicine to support recovery.
Red blood cells carry oxygen from the lungs to the rest of the body and the oxygen combines with iron to form haemoglobin, the iron containing pigment of red blood cells. Anaemia is a deficiency of haemoglobin. Sufferers can experience fatigue, dizziness and fainting, palpitations, loss of appetite, disturbed vision and pale skin among other symptoms.
- There are different types of anaemia but the one discussed here is iron deficiency anaemia, which may be caused by excessive menstrual bleeding, internal bleeding from the intestinal tracy (ulcers, hernias or cancer).
- An iron rich diet should be followed and combined with the use of oils to stimulate the spleen such as black pepper. Thyme is a great oil for anaemia as it stimulates the appetite and combats fatigue.
- A common blood ailment is anaemia.