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  • Listening With A Different Ear: Holistic Approaches to Ear Infections

    It is 3am and your child wakes up complaining of ear pain. What can you do? Ear pain is one of the most common complaints in the pediatric population. Parents exchange frequent stories about the number of times their child has taken a banana or...

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  • Homeopathic Treatment of Earaches

    The Homeopathic Treatment of Earaches Excerpted from Homeopathic Family Medicine , an e-book by Dana Ullman, MPH. This e-book is updated regularly whenever new clinical research is published. Go to www.homeopathic.com to see 6 free (!) chapters OR to...

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  • Healthy Children and Chiropractic

    Providing health care services to children involves a dimension not often encountered in rendering care to adults. Not only must the child's needs and concerns be addressed, but those of the child's parents as well. The child doesn't have educational...

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  • Children's Flus

    Excerpt from FLU: Alternative Treatments and Prevention by Randall Neustaedter OMD, North Atlantic Books, Publication Date December 15, 2004 (for a discussion of flu prevention and treatment of the entire family, get the book) Some special issues...

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  • First Aid with Homeopathic Medicines

    It is initially startling but ultimately logical to learn that homeopaths use stinging nettle (Urtica urens) to treat people with first or second degree burns. Of course, a homeopath would not recommend actually touching a stinging nettle plant to the...

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  • Chinese Medicine: Health and Illness in Early Childhood

    The Chinese Medicine View of Health and Illness in Early ChildhoodFrom infancy to adolescence young people are developing quickly and, at times, unpredictably. Accordingly, it is well recognized in Chinese traditional medicine that the illnesses of...

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  • Birth Misconceptions: Myth and Fact

    The Medicalization of Birth Myth Birth is too risky and dangerous to be allowed to occur naturally. Fact Childbirth is a highly evolved process that normally requires only the physical good health of the mother, adequate emotional support and...

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  • What is Homeopathy?

    Homeopathy, The Art of Healing Homeopathy is the essence of the art of healing. When homeopathy is well practiced, it is the medicine of choice to recover one's health from the great majority of acute and chronic problems. Homeopathy is a scientific...

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  • Homeopathy for the Common Cold

    A Homeopathic Perspective on The Common Cold (Excepted from Homeopathic Medicine for Children and Infants, Tarcher/Putnam) The information provided here is not only applicable to children but to most people with the common cold. REMEDIES LISTED IN...

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  • Managing Allergies

    Spring, summer, even in the fall, allergies plague many of us and cause sneezing, itchy eyes, and congestion, or asthma. Luckily, most of these symptoms can be easily managed without resorting to expensive and toxic antihistamines. Here are some...

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  • Ear Infections - Alternative Solutions

    Symptoms of Ear InfectionOne of the most common problems pediatricians see is ear infection. Almost half of all children will have at least one middle ear infection during their first year, and by age three, over two-thirds of all children will have...

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  • Epidural Anesthesia: Important Facts that will Help You Take Charge of Your Birth

    Each year, 4 million American women give birth. 1 Epidural anesthesia is used in almost two-thirds of labors, making it one the most common obstetric interventions in the United States today. 2 In fact, the rate of epidural anesthesia is increasing....

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  • Ear Infections: Causes and Holistic Care

    Causes of Ear Infections Middle ear infections are on the rise. The ailment, also known as otitis media, has become far more prevalent in children throughout the twentieth century, increasing 150 percent between 1975 to 1990 alone. This dramatic...

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  • 11 Things I Wish Every Parent Knew

    After 25 years practicing pediatrics, and caring for thousands of children, I’ve noticed some patterns that offer me a deeper vision of health. I’d like to share some of those invaluable lessons with parents. Appearing in...

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  • The Beneficial Nature of Childhood Infections

    It is not easy to see our children “sick” and we often resort to using drugs that only suppress symptoms because we think these symptoms are not good. Parents frequently ask the wellness minded practitioner why we do not support the use of these drug...

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  • Women’s Health Risks Associated with Orthodox Medicine - Part III

    Cesarean Section A troubling trend in women’s health issues is the inappropriate use of cesarean sections. This method of delivery grew significantly in recent decades, and a 1993 report in Soc Sci Med states that half of the C-sections...

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  • A Holistic Perspective on the Digestive System of Infants and Children

    Infants and children are not simply small adults, especially when it comes to feeding and nourishing their little bodies. They are less able than adults to receive, transform and assimilate the nutrients given to them. Infants and children are born...

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  • Crying for Comfort: Distressed Babies Need to be Held

    The term “cry it out” refers to the practice of leaving babies in their cribs without picking them up, and letting them cry themselves to sleep. A modified version of this approach is to go to the baby every few minutes to pat her on the back or...

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  • Blackmail and the Medical Vaccine Exemption

    Vaccine risks for you or your child can range from zero to 100 percent, depending upon the genes you were born with, your microbiome DNA, the environment you live in, your age and health at the time of vaccination, and the type and how many vaccines...

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  • Taking Charge of Your Family’s Wellness, Naturally

    “Self empowerment” is the buzz word of our time. Yet, many feel disempowered when it comes to the care of their family’s health. Integrated medicine, taking the best of all worlds, is a sensible, responsible approach to healthcare. Here’s more from...

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