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Frequently asked questions about Homeopathy #3


So the question is, when using homeopathic medicine, what body products can I use? Am I using body care products that could harm my health? One assumption we all make is that if we put something on our skin, whether it is an ointment or a lotion or a shampoo or anything really, we assume [...]

Psoriasis as a Risk Factor in Heart Disease…


Here is some news about psoriasis that is taking some time to filter into the general public knowledge: there is a link between psoriasis and heart disease. “You’re At Risk  (for heart disease) If… You smoke; load up on saturated fats; don’t exercise; or have high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, or a family history [...]

Acne and Homeopathy Part 2


Let me stress again, that because acne is a sign that there is inflammation in the body, constitutional homeopathic care is essential.  Constitutional care will raise your general level of health and decrease the overall inflammation in your body.  This will take time.  Here are some things to consider while receiving homeopathic care: Have you [...]

Acne and Homeopathy Part 1


Because acne is a sign that there is inflammation in the body, constitutional homeopathic care is essential.  Constitutional care will raise your general level of health and decrease the overall inflammation in your body.  This will take time.  Here are some things to consider while receiving homeopathic care: Have you cleaned up your diet? Less [...]

The Homeopathic Treatment of Eczema Part 3


5-    Have you tried MSM for your eczema? There is some evidence that the supplement MSM (usually taken for joint pain)   rebuilds the lining of the gut, hence decreasing allergy sensitivity.Be sure you are not allergic to sulphur before trying this product. 6-    What topical treatments have you tried for your eczema? I strongly [...]

The Homeopathic Treatment of Eczema Part 2


Eczema Check List  Part 2 3-            Have you tried Quercetin? Quercetin is a natural product derived from onions that acts as a natural antihistamine. Or you could just eat a lot more onions and garlic.  This is a band aid solution on the way to cure. 4-            Are you remembering to take a good quality [...]

The Homeopathic Treatment of Eczema Part 1


Eczema Check List Because eczema is the skin manifestation of allergies, your constitutional homeopathic remedy will help your eczema in a general way. This takes time.  There are things we can do to make you more comfortable during the healing process.  So…… consider the following: 1-  Have you cleaned up your diet? Sugar depresses the [...]

Bug Bite Help


Every summer I get phone calls about what to do for bug bites. The person calling hears me hesitate before I launch into all the factors involved. First, there is the why – why is the person being bit? Was good hygiene and prevention followed? Was the person especially delicious to mosquitoes? Is the ecology [...]

Sunburn Help


Just what is good prevention? Other folks in other hot climates know a few good things about dressing for sun exposure. They wear long sleeves in light reflective colors and in fabrics that are breathable. A hat, even a scarf, and sunglasses that filter UV radiation from 10 am to 2 pm are good ideas [...]