|Join Dr. David Hill in this first volume of his Essential Oil Library series as he journeys into the history, production, and science behind one of nature's greatest gifts. Frankincense has been used since antiquity and is one of the most studied essential oils in modern times. Discover why frankincense oil—and its unique set of chemical constituents—is being hailed by researchers for its ability to help with cancer, inflammation, brain function, skin and hair health, respiratory conditions, and more! |
Published in August of 2010.
Size: 107 pages, 8½" x 5½" x ¼"
Dr. David K. Hill is well recognized in the field of integrative medicine and is an expert in the medical use of essential oils. Dr. Hill is the Chief Medical Officer of doTERRA Intl, LLC. Dr. Hill devotes his time to extensive research and practice in the area of integrative medicine and health care models, incorporating the use of essential oils for disease management in primary care.
Dr. Hill has current affiliations with many health care institutions and universities throughout the world where he frequently teaches and lectures on the health benefits and medical uses of essential oils. Dr. Hill maintains relationships with a number of large, well-known hospitals, consulting with them on ways to integrate essential oils into modern medical practice. He serves as an active board member of several colleges and was an active member of the advisory board for the Urban Zen Initiative, an organization developed to integrate more natural approaches for health into traditional Western medicine.
Dr. Hill is a popular guest of national television and radio programs and travels the globe, using his expertise to inform doctors, educators, and individuals of the value of essential oils and whole body system health. He is the author of several books and manuals, offering clear and relevant information to users of essential oils worldwide. Most recently he developed the AromaTouch™ Technique and AromaTouch™ Hand Technique, a clinical approach to essential oil application.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Chapter 1: Quality
Chapter 2: Methods of Distillation
Chapter 3: Models of Use
Chapter 4: History of Frankincense
Chapter 5: Chemistry
Chapter 6: Frankincense Species
Chapter 7: Harvesting
Chapter 8: Conclusion
Chapter 9: References
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