herbal legacy :: newsletter

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For anyone interested in using herbs for home treatment I can recommend a great newsletter. Herbal Legacy is a website that has been created as a way for people to find out more about the late Dr. John R Christopher and his remedies. He was a 20th centaury herbalist who immersed himself in the study of plants after a series of life challenges and illnesses. He set up schools of natural healing in the US and put together many herbal formulas and combinations which are all published on the Herbal Legacy website. [...] Read more…

quote of the month :: Tinus Smits

  The birth of a healthy child is a miracle; keeping a child healthy is an art. Tinus Smits, M.D. Tinus Smits was the developer of CEASE treatment which stands for Complete Elimination of Autistic Spectrum Expression. He helped many children with this homeopathic method treating the effects of vaccination and/or the effects of toxicity from various administered drugs . You can read more about it here. If your child had behavioural problems, Autism, ADHD, you just feel that something is not right (often parent’s instincts are accurate), or if your child has [...] Read more…

children…

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A phone conversation at the weekend made me think about Kahlil Gibran’s beautiful poetic essay On children. How much during any healing process, for our children and for ourselves, do we need to bear his words in mind? When our children are emotionally out of balance one of the first questions we can ask ourselves is do I have any part in this? What has been happening in our relationships and in our lives lately? What can I do? It is sometimes a painful process where we examine our own inadequacies, face up to realities, pick [...] Read more…

choices in vaccination

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Many of us vaccinate our children or ourselves without giving it a second thought, what with dynamic advertising campaigns from the NHS, pressure from doctors, nurses, midwives, and often pressure from within our own families. We tend to see only one side of the story and that is the side expressed by the government. Whether you are considering vaccinating a newborn child, the HPV vaccination for 11 and 12 year old girls, or travel vaccinations for yourself and your family, there is another side to the story and a quite interesting [...] Read more…

pesticide levels in fruit and vegetables

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Organic fruit and vegetables contain more nutrients and less chemical residue which is potentially bad for out health, that is clear. But it is not always possible to afford all organic produce. In this case it’s really helpful to know which produce has the highest concentration of pesticides and which has the lowest. Pesticide Network Action have produced a list of the best and worst. Fruits and vegetables with little or no pesticide residues: Star Fruit, plums, exotic fruits, kiwi, bananas, raspberries, other berries, melons. Corn on the cob, leeks, [...] Read more…