Use of Calcarea Carbonica as a Homeopathic Remedy

This remedy is one of the most important children’s remedies and is often used as a constitutional remedy for children. Calcarea carbonica is also useful for women who are very hard working and are often apt to taking on too many responsibilities therefore becoming overwhelmed. This remedy helps women who are lacking stamina and may…

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Flu Shots Fight Asthma

If your child has asthma, be sure to get a flu shot. A flu shot? “Influenza is a major aggravator of asthma,” says Rigoberto Núñez, M.D., president of the medical executive committee at Miami Children’s Hospital and a doctor in private practice in the Miami area. That’s because the flu can cause complications such as…

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I Quit Smoking and YOU can too

User post by KUTTER Sorry to disappoint some of you, but I’m talking about smoking ????  LOL  Yep, I quit.  I’ve tried a few different times, but I really got myself into it this time. I quit cold turkey. I’ve tried the pills and patches in the past, and they just seem to prolong the cravings. …

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Laser Surgery to Remove Stretch Marks

Stretch marks, known medically as “striae,” are whitish or pinkish lines, most often present on the hips, thighs, buttocks, stomach and breasts. Stretch marks are small scars caused by tears in the skin that occur as a result of the skin quickly being stretched. Stretch marks usually occur in adolescence during a growth spurt, during…

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Constipation Cures for Canines

Did You Know Chronic constipation may be caused by eating large amounts of foreign material such as grass, paper, bone chips, cloth and cellulose. Constipation Cures for Canines Constipation in dogs can be an easily treatable condition or a symptom of a more serious condition. And curing constipation depends on the kind of constipation a…

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Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) Therapy

A Look at the Psychological Therapy Method Called Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) What causes negative emotions? Depression, anxiety, phobia- what is the underlying factor that produces these feelings? Psychologists and psychiatrists who practice a psychological therapy method called Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) believe that negative emotions like those listed above are caused by disturbances in a…

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Herbs and Alternative Remedies to Quit Smoking

Everyone knows about the dangers of smoking. Unless you yourself are a smoker, most people don’t realize how difficult a habit it can be to break. In addition to the addictive properties of cigarettes, over time smoking becomes a part of the daily routine. While Chantix is the newest, and increasingly popular smoking cessation medication, it…

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5 Tried and True Home Remedies for Dry Skin and Dry Scalp

Dry skin means itchy skin. A scratch here, a scratch there, and then it feels like your whole body itches. Fortunately, you can find relief without a doctor’s bill or prescription medicine. The trick is to find alternative remedies that alleviate dry skin or scalp. Common dry skin or dry scalp is caused by lack of…

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Home Remedies for Bronchitis

Bronchitis is a condition characterized by inflammation of the bronchial tubes (the airways that carry air in and out of the lungs). The condition is usually accompanied by a cough that brings out mucus which is a substance made by the lining of the bronchial tubes. Bronchitis is usually caused by exposure to a cold,…

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Structural Integration Therapies

Deep tissue therapies like Rolfing®, Hellerwork and Aston-Patterning attempt to eliminate tension and stiffness by massaging the body’s network of connective tissue, know as fascia. Its job is to shape and support the body, and hold the bones in place. By strengthening and lengthening the fascia structural integration therapist aim to restore the body’s natural…

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