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Ten Homeopathic Remedies to Use during the Flu Season and Swine Flu Epidemic of 2009
We’ve used homeopathy, successfully with our kids and ourselves for many years. Here’s a great article on flu remedies. You should be able to find them at any health food store. For more information about homeopathy, visit Melanie’s site, listed below, http://homeopathyhome.com/ is a great resource also. Mom
by Melanie Grimes, citizen journalist
Homeopathy has been very successful in treating the symptoms of flu and the Swine Flu pandemic of 2009 has been no exception. Homeopaths gather symptoms from a large population and discern what is called a “genus epidemicus”. The genus is the remedy, or group of remedies, with the symptoms of most people who have a particular flu. These remedies are therefore the most likely remedies to treat a particular flu strain.
To me part of eating real food has also been using traditional medicine, wherever possible. I have used homeopathy with my kids since they were born and have had great success for many illnesses for our family, including winter flu’s.
For some specific info see our blog post from last Febuary, http://momsforsafefood.org/Blog/Entries/2009/2/8_Wonderful_Kid_Remedies.html
To learn more about homeopathy or find referrals to a Classical Homeopath see,
Along with safe food, I’ve also tried to use natural medicine for my kids. Sometimes we have to go to the doctor but there are many natural remedies that can help with common childhood complaints.
I started using homeopathic remedies when my kids were little. They are a great way to help them through the numerous colds and flu’s that they get when they’re young.
If a child is really ill you need to take them to your doctor of course, but I had a number of times when the remedies really turned things around so my kids didn’t end up needing to go.