aromatherapy http://hppr.org en Good Scents: Discover the citrus benefit http://hppr.org/post/good-scents-discover-citrus-benefit <p></p><div>Our final look at plants that are a part of aromatherapy involves a discussion of several scented herbs and a deciduous shrub that grows successfully in the HPPR broadcast area. &nbsp;All of these plants provide the aroma of citrus fruits and are being used in treatments for several ailments, especially those involving depression, anxiety or the mental confusion of Alzheimer's disease. &nbsp;Lemon balm, lemon verbena or lemon scented thyme and basil can be grown in an herb garden. &nbsp;The white blossoms of mock orange shrubs can provide the scent of oranges and can serve as an accent plant or a privacy screen in landscaping plans. &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</div><div> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 06:00:03 +0000 Skip Mancini 27322 at http://hppr.org Good Scents: Discover the citrus benefit Making Scents Makes Sense http://hppr.org/post/making-scents-makes-sense <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today we'll look at the therapeutic properties of scent and the results of recent studies in the treatment of some major diseases. &nbsp;Practiced since ancient times, aromatherapy is currently being used with patients suffering from stress, headaches, inflammation, sleep disorders, indigestion, heart conditions and Alzheimer's disease! &nbsp;Our Good Scents series will look at some specific plants that can work &nbsp;to help create a 'healing garden' , a windowbox, or patio pot.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 06:00:03 +0000 Skip Mancini 26520 at http://hppr.org Making Scents Makes Sense