My youngest son was stung by a bee Saturday night. He was stung on the hand. He screamed out in pain and I quickly treated the sting with lavender and tea tree oil. I placed a band aid on the sting and then he was off to bed. The next morning he woke up and his hand was red and swollen. He was scratching it and […]
All natural healers have their favorite “First Signs of Illness” remedy. I happen to have mine too. There are lots of natural things I implement when I start to feel sick. I make fresh carrot, apple, lemon juice (drink it often). I also drink homemade chicken broth. I increase my Omega 3 fatty acids intake with: fermented cod liver oil or chia seed kombucha. I […]
Food Poisoning is awful and it usually hits FAST (within 48 hours). I’ve had severe food poisoning a few times (mainly during college) that left me weak and fatigued for weeks. The main danger of food poisoning is dehydration…. the result of severe diarrhea and vomiting. Here are the best natural remedies for food poisoning: homemade chicken broth, homemade gatorade, essential oils, and homeopathic remedies. These […]
Homeopathic Remedies for Earache
Homeopathic remedies are very effective in treating the acute symptoms of earache. Take the appropriate homeopathic remedy immediately when symptoms begin. For chronic ear infections, seek professional homeopathic care. Often dietary changes are needed.
Aconitum: Take at the onset of an earache. The external ear is painful and hot. Hyper-sensitve to music or noise. Fever. Dry cough and congested nose may be present. […]
Homeopathic Remedies for Anger.
Homeopathic medicines can treat the acute symptoms of anger. Often professional constitutional care is needed for deeper healing. There are many natural remedies for anger. Here is a list of my favorite remedies that work for children and adults. Many of these medicines worked beautifully during my sons “Terrible 2″ phase that lasted over a year for both boys.
Bryonia- The children are irritable […]
We are in Florida visiting my parents horse ranch for 2 weeks. My oldest son is suffering from seasonal allergies. Allergies affect one in four American and can be treated with homeopathy simply and inexpensively. Using homeopathic remedies to treat allergies and hay fever prevents the side effects of suppressive treatments like allergy medicines. Decongestants and expectorants only remove the symptoms; whereas, homeopathic remedies can […]
I use a great natural remedy for night terrors and fatigue. My children get very restless and tired during the summer. Summertime is great for so many reasons. We love getting out of the house and participating in local activities. My boys are busy with summer camps and swimming lessons. My only complaint about summer time —> the long hours of daylight. This can leave my […]
I have a few favorite cough remedies. My youngest son (3 yrs old) woke up at around 11 pm last night with a barking cough. Every parent dreads the sound! You instantly know it’s going to be a long night. Sleep goes right out the window…. and it sure did for me. I immediately brought him into my bed and began to comfort him. He […]
This last week I was pretty sick. I had a fever on and off for 5 days and a severe sore throat. I think it was tonsillitis, but I am not positive. I stayed home and rested, hardly ate anything (bc I couldn’t swallow), and drank healthy fluids… homemade broths and herbal teas w/ raw honey. I am finally starting to feel better today. In […]
I am getting a lot of phone calls from friends and family regarding Whooping Cough. I did a post about my recommendations here, but wanted to add a post on cough syrups for Whooping Cough. There are some great options available online and in your local stores. It seems like whooping cough is still circulating, even in my area.
1. My first recommendation (and in my […]