E. globulus is well known in the YLEO community for its powerful ability to aid in respiratory and lung conditions, but did you know its power in reducing airborne staph bacteria? According to Dr. Jean Valnet, MD, 70% of staph bacteria are killed when a 2% solution of E. globulus is sprayed. It may be due to the high percentage of eucalyptol, a 1, 8 cineol constituent, that is well known in the medical community prevent microbial growth. Can you imagine what an increase in solution percentage would do?
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Essential Oils: Integrative Medical Guide, D. Gary Young, ND