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Hibernate it is Winter!

Someone told me yesterday that doctors are blaming the influx of Lions fans, presently in New Zealand for the Rugby, for the dramatic increase in viruses and winter ailments. They may have brought the viruses with them from the Northern Hemisphere in droves. Flu season is here and it has arrived early they say.

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Posted in Homeopathy, Introduction, Remedies, Winter ailments

A Case of Croup and Cough

Peter is seven years old and since he was three he has been suffering from Croup.

These bouts affect him regularly and seem to build up in intensity over a short time and then peak one night followed by long spells of croupy cough lasting for weeks.

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A Case of Skin issues and Irritability

Sue (not her real name) came to see me because she was having some trouble with her skin.  She is a 40+ year old mother and wife to a husband, who is away from home all week, for work.

This means she has a lot on her plate.

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Homeopathy after a Traumatic Delivery

The story of Pipi below shows how homeopathy can  be used in acute situations. If you have access to remedies at home and a little bit of knowledge on how to use them it is quick and easy to do and can have a dramatic effect.

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Treat yourself to Homeopathy this Christmas

xmas-feetGetting ready for Summer and Christmas……Yes, they are only just around the corner, where did the year go???

There is nothing like being prepared and feeling ready.

Summer Holidays, Christmas dinner and Presents, what are we going to do?

Well perhaps I can help you finish this year on a high and start the New Year on an even higher note.

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Summer time Support


Well it is definitely summer time in New Zealand. How wonderful too that this gorgeous weather coincides with the Holiday period. If you are camping, or going away with your family soon, enjoy it!

Don’t forget to pack some essential Homeopathic remedies, a little first aid kit is invaluable and makes it easy to help yourself and your loved ones quickly when needed.

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Remedy of the week – Mercurius

thermometerMercury is a metal that in its pure form is liquid at room temperature, it is also referred to as Quick Silver.
Mercury can be used to make thermometers, barometers and other scientific instruments. Mercury conducts electricity and is used in streetlights, fluorescent lamps and advertising signs.

Mercury easily forms alloys with other metals,

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Silica; Remedy of the Week


SILICA TERRA or Pure Flint

In nature we find Silica in sand, quartz, rock crystal, amethyst, agate, flint, jasper, and opals are all silicon oxides. Of course sand is also the basis for glass production, clay and other products. Silicon makes up 25.7% of the earth’s crust by weight and is the second most abundant element in the earth’s crust.

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Remedy of the Week- Euphrasia


Euphrasia Officinalis or “Eye bright”

Considering the name it will not be surprising that this remedy is ultimately known for its affinity with symptoms of the eye.

Euphrasia is very helpful in inflammations of the eye.

There will be profuse acute and burning lachrymation (=tears) or discharge,

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It is in the weather….

The weather’; It is amazing how often the topic comes up in conversation. It is a nice icebreaker or a space filler when talking to a stranger in the queue at the supermarket. It is much watched and always complained about by farmers relying on it for their management decisions.

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Posted in Remedies, Therapeutics