208: Alzheimers, Dementia, and the Blood-Brain Barrier


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Alzheimer’s, the 6th leading cause of death in the U.S., affects 1 in every 10 individuals aged 65 and older. Most of us have known someone with this degenerative condition that slowly strips away personality and ability to care for oneself. Deaths from Alzheimer’s have increased 145% since 2000. In today’s episode, we talk to Kelli Oster and discuss health factors and ways to help support individuals suffering from this condition. Kelli has been working in Health and Wellness for over 15 years and currently works for a company that specializes in natural brain health. She loves teaching about essential oils and the role they play in our bodies and our minds. She provides private coaching and education for people looking to become the best versions of themselves.

Tune in to discover the 8 biggest factors that influence a healthy mind, including which essential oils are known to support brain health. After all, “essential oils are nature’s way of helping us balance our body and mind.”

Resources mentioned in this week’s episode include: Highest Potential essential oil blend (Young Living: Blue Cypress, Ylang Ylang,Jasmine, Cedarwood, Geranium, Lavender, Northern Lights Black Spruce, Frankincense, Royal Hawaiian Sandalwood, White Fir, Vetiver, Cinnamon, Davana, Rose, Blue Tansy, Grapefruit, Tangerine, Spearmint, Lemon, and Ocotea essential oils) Lavender, Peppermint, Lemon Balm (Melissa), Rosemary, Ylang Ylang kellioster.com Oster.kellik (Instagram); Kelli Oster (Facebook) Essential Oil Insiders: a monthly membership with access to exclusive modules, talks, Q&As, and Samantha’s private facebook group. Cost is $15/month (first 30 days are free) revolutionoilspodcast.com/insiders Submit a Recipe to the DIY Dugout by emailing diy@revolutionoilspodcast.com OR by using the Hashtags #diydugout and #revolutionoilspodcast on Instagram.

Thank you to our amazing sponsors this week: This episode is sponsored by Third Love →Go to thirdlove.com/revolution to get 15% off your first order This episode is sponsored by First Leaf Wine Club →To get your exclusive introductory offer of first shipment of 6 bottles for $29.95 (plus free shipping!), go to tryfirstleaf.com/revolution View our entire sponsor list at www.revolutionoilspodcast.com/sponsors

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