Category: Health & Healing

Homeopathy Makes a Real Difference in Whooping Cough

All indications are that whooping cough (pertussis) is on the rise in the U.S. this year. Given the general ineffectiveness of conventional medical treatment once a person has contracted the illness, it is incumbent upon the medical profession to consider other options. One such option with a long-standing clinical track record for reducing the duration …continue

How to Detox from Your Smart Phone

According to a study published in Addiction Research and Theory, heavy cell phone use can cause health problems like insomnia, social dysfunction, anxiety, and depression. But walking down the street, it seems that the majority of people are talking, texting or web browsing on their smart phones! In Detox Your World Shazzie discusses even more …continue

How Suppression Causes Chronic Illness

Most people have some understanding of the concept of suppression as it applies to medicine—but what is it really and what impact does it have upon health? 1. What is suppression? If asked, the average person is likely to describe suppression in immunologic terms; in other words, it is believed to be a type of …continue

Lithotherapy as a Complementary Therapy to Cancer Treatment

The word cancer tends to evoke much fear at a time when this prevalent disease seems to touch the lives of more people than ever before. A diagnosis can hit hard and most people are assailed with concerns and questions about their prognosis, about how they can participate in their own healing process, and how …continue

Women: Does Orgasm Give You a Hangover?

The following article was written by Cupid’s Poisoned Arrow author Marnia Robinson and originally featured on PsychologyToday.com. In 2011, UK researchers released an interesting survey of postcoital symptoms in women. It didn’t fit the standard script about how sex and orgasm transform women into glowing, satisfied beings or eager, contented lovers. Researchers noted, “Despite a …continue

Natural Healing for Strains and Sprains

If one were to follow the prevailing wisdom regarding injuries to muscles, tendons, joints, and ligaments, one would apply ice to the affected region in the acute phase, heat in the later stages, and administer painkillers and anti-inflammatory drugs for symptomatic relief. This protocol stems from conventional medicine’s one-size-fits-all desire for uniformity. Problems can occur, …continue