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Join us for an educational and fun afternoon learning how to use essential oils to shield yourself from ticks and support symptom’s that arise from Lyme Disease. During this class you will experience firsthand the incredible power of essential oils and learn how you can incorporate them into your life to improve the health and wellbeing of yourself and family members. You will have an opportunity to make your own 1-ounce spray bug repellent. This natural bug spray is safe for adults, children, and dogs!

Natural Solutions and Supportive Strategies for Lyme Disease

In the United States there are approximately 300,000 new cases of Lyme Disease each year. According to the Centers for Disease Control nowhere is Lyme disease more common thanPennsylvania. Pennsylvania has more than double the number of confirmed Lyme disease cases of any other state and the CDC says tick, mosquito and flea borne diseases are on the rise. There are 57.4 cases per 100,000 people in Pennsylvania. Overall, the Northeast region of PA is the most saturated with Lyme disease.

Now for the good news! Essential oils can help to resist Lyme disease and reduce the symptoms upon infection. They work by fighting bacteria, improving the immune system, and detoxifying the body. Research shows that essential oils help to fight back against infection, thanks to their antibacterial and antimicrobial properties. Not only does this mean that essential oils could reduce the problems associated with Lyme, but also reduce the risk of chronic infections too, by:

Alleviating pain and discomfort
Fighting fatigue
Strengthening the immune system
Soothing irritation and inflammation
Supporting brain health
Detoxifying the body
Helping with nausea
Christine McCue, RN, Health Educator and Wellness Advocate. She has over 25 years’ experience working with plants, natural therapies and oils. In 2011 Christine began utilizing essential oils and supplements enhanced with essential oils in daily living for herself and her family. The health of her family member was transformed with the use of natural therapies for Stage 3 Advanced Lyme Disease. As a Diamond Leader in doTERRA Christine is passionate about empowering others in the use of natural therapies in daily living.

As a Gold Rank Wellness Advocate Eileen Reiman has been immersed in the use, sharing, and education of essential oils for seven years. She is certified to offer the essential oils AromaTouch Technique. Eileen was introduced to the benefits of essential oils after personally providing loving hospice care for a family member. The use of essential oils helped Eileen in her process of emotional healing and regaining her physical health. Her life experience and expertise as an early childhood educator has given Eileen the knowledge of how to integrate essential oils into a family’s daily routine for optimal wellbeing.

Helen Mele Robinson, PHD brings 35+ years’ experience from her career as an educator to her skills as a Wellness Advocate. Whether as an early childhood educator, college professor, or a parent, Helen has advocated finding a healthy balance between mind, body, and spirit. She is a Certified Life Coach with a focus on Health & Wellness, certified to offer the essential oils AromaTouch Technique, and has personally experienced the benefits of essential oils for six-years. As a Honesdale resident Helen is eager to share natural solutions for healthy empowered living with members of the community.