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Everybodys Guide To Homeopathic Medicines : Safe and Effective Remedies for You and Your Family ((Rev)97 Edition)

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The third revised edition of the most popular family homeopathic guidebook in the world, Everybody's Guide to Homeopathic Medicines teaches step-by-step how to select the correct homeopathic remedy for numerous common ailments and injuries. It also tells you when medical care is necessary and when it is safe to use homeopathy yourself.

Homeopathy is a natural, safe, inexpensive, and highly effective complement and alternative to conventional medicine. By triggering the body's own self-healing abilities, homeopathic remedies effectively treat everyday ailments, including acute and chronic symptoms of mind and body. Everybody's Guide to Homeopathic Medicines provides clear and comprehensive information on homeopathic remedies for quick relief from colds, headaches, allergies, children's illnesses, PMS, and many other common ailments.

Written by a physician together with the leading homeopathic educator in America, this revised edition of Everybody's Guide to Homeopathic Medicines offers the most detailed and comprehensive information available on the increasingly popular practice of homeopathy.

THIS ESSENTIAL BOOK INCLUDES ADVICE ON HOW TO:

- SPEED THE BODY S OWN HEALING PROCESS

- STRENGTHEN YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM

- INDIVIDUALIZE HOMEOPATHIC TREATMENT

- DIFFERENTIATE BETWEEN ONE HOMEOPATHIC REMEDY AND ANOTHER

- OBTAIN THE APPROPRIATE HOMEOPATHIC MEDICINE EASILY AND QUICKLY

- GAIN ACCESS TO LEADING HOMEOPATHIC ORGANIZATIONS AND RESOURCES

More than 250,000 consumers have already found Everybody's Guide to Homeopathic Medicines informative and invaluable. It is the one medical guide that every family should have.

 

Synopsis:

Alphabetized by ailment, this book teaches how to diagnose and treat various illnesses, addresses the potentials and limitations of self-care, and offers advice on when to seek medical help.

Synopsis:

Homeopathy is a natural, safe, inexpensive, and highly effective complement to conventional medicine. By triggering the body's own self-healing abilities, homeopathic remedies effectively treat everyday ailments of mind and body. Everybody's Guide to Homeopathic Medicines provides a clear and comprehensive guide to the use of homeopathic remedies for quick relief for colds, headaches, allergies, children's illnesses, women's health problems, and many other common conditions. Written by a physician and by the leading homeopathic educator in the United States, this revised and expanded edition of Everybody's Guide has been updated to include the most detailed and comprehensive information available on the increasingly popular practice of homeopathy. You'll learn how to assess illnesses and identify clues that point to the right medicine, individualize homeopathic treatment, decide when professional medical treatment is required, and gain access to leading homeopathic organizations and resources.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [361]-365) and index.

About the Author

Stephen Cummings, M.D., received his medical dregree from the University of California at Davis. He is former editor at the Journal of Homeopathic Practice.

Dana Ullman, M.P.H., is an internationally recognized educator on homeopathic medicine and director of Homeopathic Education Services in Berkeley, California. He is the author of numerous popular books on homeopathy.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Part 1 - Understanding Homeopathic Medicine 1-42

Ch.1 - The Science of Homeopathy 3-21

The Law of Similars 4

Symptoms As Defenses 5-6

The Homeopathic Provings 7

The Totality of Symptoms 8

The Single Medicine 9

The Minimum Number of Doses 9

The Potentized Dose 10-11

Hering's Laws of Cure 12-14

The Homeopathic View of Infectious Disease 15-16

Variations of Homeopathic Practice 17-18

Historical Notes, and the Status of Homeopathy Today 19-21

Ch.2 - Homeopathy in Practice 22-42

Casetaking 23-26

Outline for Casetaking in Acute Care 27-28

Case Analysis and Remedy Choice 29-31

Selecting the Right Medicine 32-33

Administering the Medicine 34-35

Repeating and Changing the Medicine 36

A Sample Case 37-42

Part 2 - Home Care with Homeopathic Medicine 43-314

Table of Medicines 45-47

Ch.3 - Fevers and Influenza 48-61

Fever 48-54

Influenza 55-60

Reye's Syndrome 61

Ch.4 - Colds, Coughs, and Related Conditions 62-92

Colds and Coughs 63-83

Repertory for Cold and Cough Symptoms 84-86

Sinus Problems 87-88

Conjunctivitis 89-91

Blocked Tear Duct 92

Ch.5 - Childhood Maladies 93-121

Giving Homeopathic Medicines to Children 93

Colic 94-99

Teething 100-101

Bed-Wetting (Enuresis) 102-106

Measles 107-111

German Measles 112-113

Mumps 114-117

Chicken Pox 118-121

Ch.6 - Earaches 122-132

Otitis Media (Middle-Ear Infection) 123-124

Otitis Externa (Outer-Ear Infection) 125-132

Ch.7 - Sore Throats 133-143

Noninfectious Sore Throats 133

Viral and Non-Strep Bacterial Infections of the Throat 134

Strep Throat 134-135

Mononucleosis 136

Epiglottis 136-143

Ch.8 - Digestive Problems 144-174

Gastroenteritis and Other Causes of Vomiting and Diarrhea 145

Vomiting 145

Diarrhea 146-147

Dehydration 148-149

Abdominal Pain and Indigestion 150

Appendicitis 150-160

Constipation 161

Hemorrhoids 162-167

Hepatitis 168-173

Motion Sickness 174

Ch.9 - Women's Health Problems 175-198

Vaginitis 176-183

Menstrual Cramps and Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) 184-190

Cystitis (Bladder Infection) 191-198

Ch.10 - Men's Health Problems 199-210

Sexually Transmitted Diseases 199

Urethritis 200

Bladder Infections 201-203

Prostate Problems 204-208

Foreskin Irritation 209

Testicular Problems 209-210

Ch.11 - Headache 211-223

Muscle-Contraction Headache 211-213

Migraines and Other Vascular Headaches 214-215

Other Headaches 216-223

Ch.12 - Allergies and Related Conditions 224-241

Contact Dermatitis 225-228

Hives (Urticaria) 229-230

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) 231

Upper-Respiratory Tract Allergies 232-234

Asthma 235-241

Ch.13 - Skin Problems and Related Disorders 242-278

Boils, Abscesses, and Other Skin Infections 243-248

Styes 249-252

Impetigo 253-256

Herpes Simplex 257-261

Herpes Zoster (Shingles) 262-265

Warts 266-267

Ringworm, Athlete's Foot, and Related Fungal Infections 268-271

Candida (Yeast Infections) 272-277

Acne 278

Ch.14 - Accidents and Injuries 279-304

Cuts and Scrapes 280-281

Bruises 282

Puncture Wounds 283-284

Strains, Sprains, and Other Injuries to the Ligaments and Tendons 285-287

Low Back Injuries and Pain 288-289

Dislocated Joints 290

Fractures 291-292

Head Injuries 293-294

Burns 295-296

Shock 297

Heat Exhaustion (Heat Prostration) 298

Heatstroke (Sunstroke) 299

Insect and Spider Bites and Stings 300-301

Snake Bites 302

Animal and Human Bites and Scratches 303

Dental Problems and Procedures 304

Ch.15 - Emotional Distress and Sleep Problems 305-314

Emotional Upsets 305-306

Insomnia 307-314

Part 3 - Homeopathic Materia Medica 315-346

Part 4 - Homeopathic Resources 347-375

Glossary 357-360

Bibliography 361-366

Index 367-375

Product Details

ISBN:
9780874778434
With:
Ullman, Dana
Author:
Ullman, Dana
Author:
Ullman
Author:
Cummings, Stephen, M.D .
Author:
Cummings, Stephen
Publisher:
Tarcher
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Alternative medicine
Subject:
Homeopathy
Subject:
Homeopathy -- Popular works.
Subject:
Ullman, Dana
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Homeopathy
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series Volume:
99-1
Publication Date:
19970331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
8.46x5.40x1.11 in. .73 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by , Alphabetized by ailment, this book teaches how to diagnose and treat various illnesses, addresses the potentials and limitations of self-care, and offers advice on when to seek medical help.
"Synopsis" by , Homeopathy is a natural, safe, inexpensive, and highly effective complement to conventional medicine. By triggering the body's own self-healing abilities, homeopathic remedies effectively treat everyday ailments of mind and body. Everybody's Guide to Homeopathic Medicines provides a clear and comprehensive guide to the use of homeopathic remedies for quick relief for colds, headaches, allergies, children's illnesses, women's health problems, and many other common conditions. Written by a physician and by the leading homeopathic educator in the United States, this revised and expanded edition of Everybody's Guide has been updated to include the most detailed and comprehensive information available on the increasingly popular practice of homeopathy. You'll learn how to assess illnesses and identify clues that point to the right medicine, individualize homeopathic treatment, decide when professional medical treatment is required, and gain access to leading homeopathic organizations and resources.
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