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Homeopathy is different from conventional treatments in that a homeopathic remedy is individualized to the person. Because every person is different, no single homeopathic remedy will work for everyone. A remedy is selected based on a person’s unique set of symptoms, including (but not limited to) their acne symptoms. Therefore, seeking care with a homeopathic healthcare provider will likely result in the greatest success when treating acne.

Below is a searchable database of common illnesses and injuries that can be quickly and easily treated with homeopathy.

Note: Allergic respiratory swelling can be a life-threatening emergency if there is any indication that breathing may be obstructed. Call an ambulance immediately. After you call an ambulance, you may administer the remedy below.

The flowers are blooming, the grass is growing, the spring winds are blowing. Sounds wonderful unless you happen to be one of the unlucky ones who dreads the onset of allergies. Homeopathy can help alleviate both short-term and long-term allergy symptoms. Long-term allergy relief is best accomplished with the help of a homeopathic professional.

It’s okay to use homeopathic remedies to help yourself through an acute bout of ­anxiety resulting from a known cause (e.g., a recent trauma, shock, or loss). But the best way to heal chronic, ongoing, or disabling anxiety is a comprehensive consultation with a professional homeopath, along with supportive psychotherapy as needed. Treatment may change as you heal and grow.

The homeopathic treatment of chronic arthritis, whether osteoarthritis, rheumatoid, or another form, can be quite effective. The best time to initiate homeopathic treatment of arthritis very early in the course of the disease. It is typically a complicated process that requires the expertise of a professional homeopath to assess the whole person. The most severe cases of arthritis, where the damage to the joints is too substantial to be reversed, are incurable. In some instances, however, it is possible to successfully treat arthritis with homeopathy.

Asthma attacks occur for a variety of reasons. You can help treat asthma attacks with homeopathic remedies based on the type of attack that it is. Contact me today if you are experiencing asthma attacks to evaluate the best treatment options for you.

Mild lower backache results from gravity as the body changes. “Round ligament pain” is usually felt as a brief, sharp pain or a longer-lasting dull ache in the groin or lower abdomen, as your ligaments stretch and thicken to support the growing uterus. Make sure to sleep on a firm bed and wear comfortable, low-heeled shoes as well as a homeopathic treatment for relief.

There are many possible choices in the homeopathic treatment of low back pain, schedule an appointment today to discover which treatment is best for you.

Bedwetting is also known as nocturnal enuresis. While it is most often a problem for children – it can affect people of all ages.

A boil (furuncle) is a localized skin infection starting in an oil gland or a hair follicle. It first appears as a small, hard, tender, red bump, which then over several days fills with pus and forms a head, becoming more painful as it grows. Eventually, it bursts open and drains. Boils are most common on the face, neck, armpits, buttocks, and shoulders but may appear anywhere.

We all get bruises from time to time. But your bruises can heal much faster with the help of homeopathic treatments.

When insects bite and your body reacts with pain, discomfort, swelling, and itching, homeopathic treatment in this situation.

Chicken pox can be uncomfortable and painful (for both the child and the parent) and the only way to deal with it is to wait for it to run its course. However, homeopathy can help speed up the healing process – and quickly calm the itch and irritation of this childhood illness.

Ever had a colicky baby – or know someone who does? It’s a problem that is painful for the child and exhausting for the parent. Some colicky children literally cry most of the time they are awake. But homeopathy can be an extraordinary gift – bringing quick relief.

We all suffer from coughs and colds at one time or another. Sometimes the symptoms are mild and sometimes they knock us off of our feet for several days. Homeopathy can help to shorten the duration and severity of your cold symptoms, as well as improve how you feel during the process.

Croup can be very scary for parents… your child awakens at night coughing and gasping for air. Homeopathy works very well for these young patients.

There are many homeopathic remedy options to help heal cuts, scrapes, and other types of open wounds quickly and naturally.

Diarrhea affects most people at one time or another and can be quickly and easily eased by homeopathy.

One common home health problem that frequently arises is that of middle ear infections, also known by their Latin name, otitis media. Most children experience a few episodes of otitis media, usually association with a cold or upper respiratory infection.

The Ebola epidemic raging through West Africa has become a humanitarian crisis of great proportion. Homeopaths worldwide have been mobilizing their efforts toward gaining entrance in those countries affected, in order to provide homeopathic medical intervention to those individuals stricken with Ebola. The overriding goal is to investigate Ebola firsthand, and thereby determine which remedy or remedies are best for treating this disease.

Homeopathy has had a longstanding record in our over 200-year history in the successful treatment of a wide variety of epidemic diseases, including hemorrhagic fevers, some of which are in many ways very similar to Ebola. In our tradition of working with epidemics, homeopaths attempt to determine a central or core remedy that proves effective for most individuals who have contracted the disease, which is named the “genus epidemicus.” This remedy is derived from culling symptoms from many cases, and finding the very few, or preferably, the single remedy which best matches the natural disease expression of the epidemic under consideration.

Eye injuries can come in all shapes and sizes. See a homeopathic professional if you are experiencing minor eye injuries.

Frequently, patients seek help for lingering fatigue that began after an illness. Typically, this is secondary to influenza or mononucleosis, but can occur with strep throat, meningitis, Lyme disease, West Nile fever, malaria, and others.

Prolonged fatigue can also set in after a severe mental/emotional or physical shock. These individuals generally respond more slowly over weeks or months, but they frequently need only one homeopathic remedy to feel significantly better. Consultation with a trained homeopathic professional should be considered.

If you are unlucky enough to get food poisoning with vomiting and diarrhea, homeopathy can help the pain and discomfort go away faster.

Frostbite is the body’s way of protecting itself from hypothermia and can range from mild to severe. In mild frostbite the skin looks cold and can be numb and stiff. It’s uncomfortable but doesn’t lead to permanent damage. In second degree frostbite the skin turns white or blue and feels hard and frozen. In severe frostbite the skin turns white, blue, or mottled. In severe cases a damaged area may need to be amputated. However, there are several remedies that can be used to quickly heal mild cases of frostbite.

Gas is uncomfortable, unpleasant, and can be somewhat embarrassing. Consider one of the remedies below to help alleviate your gas symptoms.

Selecting the right remedy for a headache can be difficult because many headaches are worse or better from the same conditions. Many remedies cover these common symptoms. You should only use the person’s strongest and most definite headache symptoms when you are considering remedies. The person’s general symptoms are often the most help in making the choice between remedies.

Homeopathy offers a selection of remedies for the treatment of heartburn and acute acid reflux symptoms.

Homeopathy can be extremely effective in stabilizing an individual and helping them to heal from overheating. Being exposed to too much hot weather can result in a mild form of shock and make a person overcome with exhaustion.

Homeopathy can help you recover from jet lag quickly.

While measles is probably best known for its full-body rash, the first symptoms of the infection are usually a hacking cough, runny nose, high fever, and red eyes that can be very sensitive to light. Characteristic markers of measles are Koplik’s spots, small red spots with blue-white centers that appear inside the mouth. The rash first appears on the face and then moves downwards and from the face downward.

Menstrual cramps affect many women. Some mildly and some more seriously. Homeopathic remedies can help ease the pain of menstrual cramps naturally .

There are many natural tips out there to help ease the discomfort and unpleasantness of morning sickness. Homeopathy can be a great and natural alternative when nothing else works.

There is nothing more miserable than motion sickness on a long journey. If you are prone to this malady, make sure you find a good remedy and test it on a short trip before you try it on any longer trips – like on a vacation.

Pain

Homeopathy can be effective in treating patients with painful conditions, but unlike conventional pain medications where the same ones are used for most all patients with a given condition, homeopathic remedies must be individually prescribed for good results. Visit a professional homeopath to treat a chronically painful condition.

It happens to most parents: your child wakes up in the morning with one (or two) gooey, red eye – classic symptoms of conjunctivitis or “pink eye” – an inflammation of the conjunctiva (the thin membrane that covers the inner surface of the eyelid and the white part of the eyeball).

Homeopathy has long been used to safely, gently, and successfully treat pink eye.

 

Not just affecting elderly men, prostatitis and benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) are both much more common than might be expected in middle-aged individuals. It is always advisable to seek professional advice for chronic, long-standing complaints from a professional homeopath

There are many possible remedies to help a person with shingles. Make an appointment today for more information if you are experiencing shingles.

Homeopathic remedies can be an important adjunct or even curative intervention in the treatment of a snakebite victim. This should be attempted only while getting as quickly as possible to the nearest emergency medical facility.

Even the most devout sunscreen user can miss a spot or forget to reapply after having too much “fun in the sun.” If the sun has scorched your skin, homeopathy offers several remedies that can ease pain and prevent complications such as blisters and infection.

The process of developing and cutting teeth is something we all go through. For many children that process can be painful and disruptive. Some children suffer with sleeplessness, some pain, others diarrhea, vomiting, fever and/or skin rashes. Homeopathy is a great tool for parents to use to alleviate the suffering of the littlest among us.

A handful of remedies can help during the majority of common dental emergencies. These first aid remedies can help alleviate pain or discomfort, at least temporarily, until proper dental measures can be received. These remedies are not intended to replace good dental care.

A consultation with a homeopathic professional is recommended for the treatment of chronic ulcers.

Urinary tract infections (UTI), also known as bladder infections or cystitis, are a common problem for women. Symptoms of a UTI include a burning pain before, during, or after urination; a frequent and urgent need to urinate, although only small amounts of urine may come out; and cloudy or bloody urine. A person with a UTI may experience pain or tenderness in their lower abdomen or back, fever, and a sense of being ill.

Whooping cough cases in the U.S. are rising at what the CDC describes as “an alarming rate”. If your child develops whooping cough, consider homeopathy as a treatment.