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My Airplane Related Anxiety

I’m not a great flyer.  Any quiver of turbulence and I am reaching for my neighbour, whoever it may be, clutching for dear life.  Before I began my career in holistic health I would be one of many passengers who would try mild sedatives to help ease the journey, but after discovering homeopathy and the […]

Treating Arthritis with Castor oil: A time tested remedy

Castor oil is extracted from the castor seed, Ricinus communis which is indigenous to India.  Used traditionally as a gastrointestinal stimulant to treat constipation*, it has also been proven effective in treating arthritis pain and inflammation.  Its unique composition consist of over 90% ricinoleic acid, which is gives it anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant properties.There are a […]

Shea Lavender Diaper Rash Cream

If you are a parent, you can attest to how common and annoying diaper rashes can be! The most common cause of diaper rash is leaving a wet or dirty nappy on for too long.  Chafing and rubbing, allergic reactions to diapers and lotions, use of antibiotics and starting to eat solid foods, as well […]

The Growing Problem of ADHD in Children and the Safe, Non-toxic Solution

In recent years there has been an explosion of children diagnosed with hyperactivity and attention deficient. In fact, ADHD is one of the most common mental health conditions in children, with boys being three times more affected than girls.  About two thirds of children diagnosed are prescribed stimulant medications that can improve attention but come […]

Homeopathy for Hay Fever

After a long and drawn out winter, most of us are eager for the spring and summer seasons to begin.  Sunshine, blooming flowers, freshly cut grass and dewy mornings are what make the summer months so appealing.  However, if you are a chronic sufferer of seasonal allergies this time of year is bittersweet.  Homeopathy can […]

Sunscreen Sense – The Safer Alternative?

While it is obvious that using some form of sun protection is necessary and helpful to our skin, you may want to think twice before lathering up with “regular” or synthetic sunscreens. Despite years of sunscreen use, melanoma and other forms of skin cancer are on the rise. Studies have shown that the ingredients in […]

Homeopathic Travel Tips

Travelling can be great fun, but sometimes the unexpected will hit, putting a damper on a beautiful vacation. Whether it is anxiety about flying, a really bad sunburn, or bacterial infection, homeopathic remedies can turn that vacation around and you’ll be happy you didn’t leave home without them! The following are some remedies which may […]

Natural Cures for Holiday Indulgences

‘Tis the season to be jolly and indulge in holiday cheer, but let’s be honest. This is when your healthy lifestyle goes out the window as you fall prey to the temptations of holiday goodies. But, before you throw in the towel and write off your health this month, here are some suggestions that may […]

Homeopathy for Colds and Flus

Homeopathy requires clear & strong symptoms for effective treatment. A well-chosen remedy can then alleviate symptoms quickly and effectively. Aconite works well for a cold that starts with a sudden fever after exposure to cold. The person will feel anxious and fearful. Belladonna is the remedy when symptoms come on suddenly and intensely, fever is […]

April Showers Bring….(Ah-Choo)…Allergies!!

The flowers will soon be blooming, the grass growing and the spring winds blowing. Sounds wonderful, unless you happen to be one of the unlucky ones who dreads the onset of spring allergies. If sneezing, watering and puffy eyes, a runny nose and overall feeling of blahness is the way your body greets springtime, consider […]


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