November 8, 2015 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

“Iodum comes from the Greek word for “violet.” In fact, this element gives off violet-colored vapors when it burns. Violet, a mixture of red and blue, is the incarnation of temperance, red representing impulsive force and blue the calm of the sea and the sky. Violet is the symbol of a spiritual transfusion; it is the color of submission and obedience. It is the passage from yang to yin. Iodum has forgotten temperance and is consumed in the flames of excess.” Grandgeorge, The Spirit of Homeopathic Medicines (more…)

May 27, 2015 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

“Weakness in the reproductive system of the woman. From weakness she is sterile, or she aborts in the early months of gestation. During parturition the contractions of the uterus are too feeble to expel the contents, and they are only tormenting.” James T. Kent, ‘Lectures of Homeopathic Materia Medica’ Caulophyllum is extensive remedy for female complaints related to menses and delivery. Its prominent characteristic is debility, which is observed mainly in uterus but also in limbs, back, nerves and memory. Monthly Period Complaints Female sexual organs are deeply influenced by this remedy. Uterus is week, in atony. The monthly period…

January 6, 2015 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

Identify your own acute remedy and manage throat inflammations yourself in simple cases. In the left column of Repertory table are shown symptoms of acute throat inflammation. Right column contains the most prominent remedies for acute sore throat (pharyngitis) and tonsils (tonsillitis). Print out the table, then take a pencil and a list, and mark your symptoms. Then intersect the remedy which covers all symptoms, or at least the majority. Next is Materia Medica check to confirm the remedy. (more…)

December 8, 2014 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

“The most striking action of the drug is the deep facial flushing it causes and the pulsation all over the body.” J.H. Clarke, Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica Ischemic Heart Disease Ischemia means lack of oxygen and nutrients supplied by blood to organs and tissues – brain, kidneys, heart, lower limbs. The ischemic heart disease affects arteries which supply myocardium, the cardiac muscle, with blood. Myocardium needs oxygen in order to be able to contract constantly and pump out the blood from the heart through the entire system. From outside heart is covered by arteries and arterioles, an entire network…

October 29, 2014 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

Acute Homeopathic Guide for Self Prescribing Following the Short Rhinitis Repertory this page contains description of main features of the acute remedies included there. Stress is placed on their specific symptoms in coryza; but also on some of their general & emotional essence for differentiation of one remedy from the others. (more…)

October 14, 2014 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

Identify your own acute remedy and manage the cold yourself, at least in simple cases. In the left column of Repertory table are shown symptoms of acute rhinitis. Right column contains the most prominent remedies for acute cold (rhinitis). Print out the table, then take a pencil and a list, and mark your symptoms. Then intersect the remedy which covers all symptoms, or at least the majority. Next is Materia Medica check to confirm the remedy.  (more…)