Best Aromatherapy Herb for Alzheimers04:33

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Published on June 17, 2017

Lemon balm may beat out drugs for controlling the symptoms of severe dementia.

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I’ve done one other video on lemon balm: Reducing Radiation Damage With Ginger & Lemon Balm ( We grow it in our garden—makes a delicious tea.

More on the potential (and limitations) of aromatherapy here:
• Lavender for Generalized Anxiety Disorder (
• Lavender for Migraine Headaches (
• Orange Aromatherapy for Anxiety (
• Peppermint Aromatherapy for Nausea (
• Benefits of Rosemary for Brain Function (

Better, of course, to prevent dementia in the first place. See, for example:
• Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease With Plants (
• Reducing Glycotoxin Intake to Prevent Alzheimers (
• Alzheimer’s May Start Decades Before Diagnosis (
• Alzheimer’s and Atherosclerosis of the Brain (
• Cholesterol and Alzheimer’s disease (
• The Alzheimer’s Gene: Controlling ApoE (

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