Shoulder injury, any thoughts?
18 months ago, I took a fall from a horse and my left shoulder took the brunt of the fall. Over a couple of months and some chiropractic care, it seemed to heal. Earlier this year I re-injured it, not really sure how, maybe using a crowbar. For 8 months now it has ached and caused me grief. I've been back to my…
Advice on injury needed
Yesterday, I got whacked on the shin hard enough to split open the skin. It is a small wound, but it bled a lot. I disinfected it and applied a comfrey and myrrh salve. The problem is that it hasn't totally stopped bleeding. When ever I walk around for more than a few minutes, it starts bleeding again. The blood is kind of…
Mouthwash as a tool against viruses
What does it hurt to keep a clean mouth anyway? Listerine is so unsafe & peroxide is not the best idea for teeth due to possible enamel damage & damage to tissues. If you need a whitener, sage is good for that purpose and has no risk or side effects. Anyway, this leads me to ask...do you have a favorite mouthwash recipe?…
Medical Skills For When There Is No Doctor
I was wondering if anyone else purchased the digital access to the program Medical Skills For When There Is No Doctor? I can't wait until it gets completed and ready to send out. I think it's going to hold a lot of useful information. I'm excited!
Self-care & complementary med for Hashimoto's or other autoimmunity
Hello all I have Hashimoto's along with other autoimmune illnesses (celiac, rosacea, eczema, and now frozen shoulder/adhesive capsilititus). I've spent years researching and trying different natural/complementary practices to improve my health and reduce my autoimmune symptoms. My strategies include fasting, supplements,…
Oil pulling but allergy to coconut
I’m wondering if coconut is what is keeping my allergies angry. What is a decently inexpensive oil I could use for oil pulling?
Insulin Resistance/Metabolic Syndrome - you probably have it!
Over on the discussion group we have where I've been posting class notes for the Southwest School of Botanical Medicine course, I've just posted a WHOLE LOT about this subject. What really surprised me is that this is so prevalent. For instance, Type 2 Diabetes increased 40% in America between 1990 and 1999.... but 80% of…
probiotics...whats your take on these
Are probiotics good for you? Which are best? Should you take them everyday or only when taking an antibiotic? What do they do for your body? How much is best? Is there to much?
Do ya'll still get dental cleanings or just use good oral care? I use my own toothpaste and oil pulling so not sure if it's necessary. What do ya'll do for teeth health?