Winter season is fastly approaching, kids are in school and cold's and flu's are starting up. This is an oil that every household truly needs to have!! The highly antiviral, antiseptic properties of the single oils contained in this blend help protect the body from the onset of flu, candida, colds, etc. It may also help with sinusitis, bronchitis, pneumonia, coughs, strep, sore throats, periodontal (gum) disease, teething, cold sores, canker sores, bruises, cuts, infection, slivers and splinters (pulls to surface). It is considered antiplague as it was used by thieves in England to protect them from the plague which is how it got the name "Thieves".Single Oils Contained In this Blend:CLOVE: is an antibacterial, antifungal, anti-infectious, antiparasitic, a strong antiseptic, antiviral, and an immune stimulant. It may influence healing and help create a feeling of protection and courage.LEMON: promotes health, healing, physical energy, and purification. Its fragrance is invigorating, enhancing and warming. It is an antiseptic and is great for the respiratory system.CINNAMON BARK: is part of the formula the Lord gave Moses (Exodus 30:22-27). It has very specific purposes: (1) it is a powerful purifier, (2) it is a powerful oxygenator, and (3) it enhances the action and the activity of other oils. It may have a stimulating and toning effect on the whole body and particularly the circulatory system. It is antibacterial, antifungal, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiparasitic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, astringent, immune-stimulant, sexual stimulant, and warming.EUCALYPTUS RADIATA: may have a profound antiviral effect upon the respiratory system. It also has strong antibacterial, anticatarrhal, and antiseptic properties.ROSEMARY CINEOL: may help balance heart function, energize the solar plexus, and reduce mental fatigue. It may improve circulation and help stimulate the nerves. It is antiseptic and anti-infectious.BODY SYSTEM(s) Affected: The oils in this blend may help it be effective for dealing with various problems related to the immune system.COMMENTS: Studies conducted by Weber State University (Ogden, UT) during 1997 showed the antibacterial effectiveness of this blend (Thieves) against airborne microorganisms. One study showed a 90% reduction in the number of gram positive Micrococcus leteus organisms after diffusing Thieves for 12 minutes. After diffusing Thieves for a total of 20 minutes, there was a 99.3% reduction. Another study against the gram negative Pseudomonas aeruginosa showed a kill rate of 99.96% after just 12 minutes of diffusion.For further information or to order Thieves you may go to www.youngliving.org/wisdom4health. Help your body stay healthy this winter!!!