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Alternative health Treatments for colic
Wednesday, 25 Aug, 2010 – 5:00 | One Comment
Alternative health Treatments for colic

Colic affects up to one in five of babies and is characterised by daily bouts of inconsolable crying, usually at around the same time, commonly early evening.
The baby’s legs are drawn up to the abdomen, …

Alternative health Treatments for chicken pox
Wednesday, 18 Aug, 2010 – 6:00 | Comments Off on Alternative health Treatments for chicken pox
Alternative health Treatments for chicken pox

Also known as varicella, chickenpox is highly contagious, but is usually a mild illness with low-grade fever and a blistery rash. Symptoms show 12-14 days after infection, starting with a raised temperature and an itchy …

Hayfever – mind over matter?
Friday, 30 Jul, 2010 – 4:57 | Comments Off on Hayfever – mind over matter?
Hayfever – mind over matter?

We’ve mentioned many remedies for treating hayfever on the site, from using honey to acupressure. Some of these I have tried myself, others have been recommended by various books and websites I’ve read.
This year I …

Supporters Of Homeopathy Outraged At Medical Union’s Attacks
Wednesday, 30 Jun, 2010 – 5:50 | 2 Comments
Supporters Of Homeopathy Outraged At Medical Union’s Attacks

British supporters of homeopathy, including GPs, medical experts, MPs and patients, are disappointed by motions carried against homeopathy at yesterday’s conference of the British Medical Association in Brighton.
Many supporters of homeopathy gathered in front of …

Honey in the medicine cabinet
Thursday, 6 May, 2010 – 5:00 | Comments Off on Honey in the medicine cabinet
Honey in the medicine cabinet

We’re celebrating National Honey week which is in its twelfth year and runs from 3 – 9 May 2010
This week we’ve talked about the health benefits of Manuka honey, looked at honey as a natural …

Honey as a natural remedy for hayfever?
Tuesday, 4 May, 2010 – 5:09 | 5 Comments
Honey as a natural remedy for hayfever?

In celebration of National Honey week and the hayfever season in full swing, I wanted to talk about using honey as a natural remedy for hayfever.
The idea is that by taking a teaspoon of honey …

National honey week!
Monday, 3 May, 2010 – 5:00 | Comments Off on National honey week!
National honey week!

National Honey week runs from 3 – 9 May 2010 and is celebrating it’s twelfth year!
Honey is an amazing cure all; you can use it to treat burns, wounds, sore throats, stomach ulcers and coughs. …

The Buteyko method – An alternative treatment for asthma
Saturday, 1 May, 2010 – 5:17 | One Comment
The Buteyko method – An alternative treatment for asthma

4th may 2010 is World Asthma day. Asthma is on the increase in the industrialised countries of the world. According to Asthma UK, 5.4m people in the UK are currently receiving treatment for asthma, while …

7 Herbal Remedies to Reduce Exam Stress
Sunday, 25 Apr, 2010 – 5:00 | Comments Off on 7 Herbal Remedies to Reduce Exam Stress
7 Herbal Remedies to Reduce Exam Stress

Some lucky people can walk right into an exam and do their best without batting an eye.
If test day isn’t quite like that for you, then you probably would love to know how to reduce …

Alternative treatments and therapies for SAD
Thursday, 28 Jan, 2010 – 4:02 | Comments Off on Alternative treatments and therapies for SAD
Alternative treatments and therapies for SAD

Many people suffer from Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) during the winter months.
Symptoms can range from tiredness, inability to get up in the mornings and carbohydrate cravings to more severe symptoms such as depression, loss of …