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Rosemary essential oil

Rosemary essential oil

You may think of a savory stew or meat dish when you think of rosemary. But think a little further.

A 2013 clinical trial found that rosemary oil reduced pain in people going through opioid withdrawal. It’s also known for headache relief, as well as its ability to relax smooth muscle.

Read: 3 ways to reap rosemary’s impressive health benefits

Joyce Hollman

By Joyce Hollman

Joyce Hollman is a writer based in Kennebunk, Maine, specializing in the medical/healthcare and natural/alternative health space. Health challenges of her own led Joyce on a journey to discover ways to feel better through organic living, utilizing natural health strategies. Now, practicing yoga and meditation, and working towards living in a chemical-free home, her experiences make her the perfect conduit to help others live and feel better naturally.