June 5, 2014 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

The second part of the article for spasmodic retention of urine continues the exposure of the most prominent remedies for retention of urine due to spasmodic disorders or paralysis of the bladder. Paralysis & Spasmodic Affections of the Bladder Causticum Causticum cures paralysis of the bladder which aroused after labor, and also due to forcible retention of urine resulting in over-extension of the bladder. This remedy has in its pathogenesis many paralytic conditions, and is well known therapeutic for such complaints. (more…)

June 4, 2014 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

This is the first one from the new upcoming series of articles, focused on the most important homeopathic remedies for retention of urine. The present article starts with the cases where the passing of urine is obstructed by mechanical injuries, spasmodic disorders and paralysis of the bladder. Retention of Urine | Description The retention of urine is a condition in which the secreted urine in the kidneys cannot be passed out. It is a dangerous condition because if the urine passage cannot be reinstated, there might be serious consequences for the kidneys, the heart and the lungs. (more…)

May 30, 2014 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

“The key to this remedy is in its clumsiness. It is as if some kind of mismatch has occurred between the body and the vital force that gives it life: either the vital force is in good order and the body is disabled, not allowing the full expression of the energy within, or the body is in good order but the internal energy is too intense.” Didier Grandgeorge, The Spirit of Homeopathic Medicines Latin: Agaricus muscarius, Amanita muscaria Common: Toad-stool, Fly agaric Agaricus was introduced as homeopathic antipsoric medicine from Samuel Hahnemann in the second edition of his book ‘Chronic…

March 20, 2014 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

This article ads two homeopathic remedies, which are helpful in cases of bacterial food poisoning. They can be used also in cases of acute diarrhea, where the indigestion and enteric disorder are serious. They can also be regarded with relation to the article for dysentery, for acute diarrhea may possibly turn to dysenteric state. And of course, the article about Schuessler salts applicable for gastro-intestinal disorders may always be of use. Food poisoning is a state of disordered stomach and bowel digestion due to the pathogenic action of parasites, or of bowel bacilli. The problem with bacterial poisoning is that…

March 4, 2014 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

“In nature, where there is balance, there is no disease and the germ, in this case the B. Coli in the intestinal tract, performs a useful function. Where the intestinal mucosa is healthy the B. Coli is nonpathogenic. Any change in the host which affects the intestinal mucosa will upset the balance and will be followed by a change in the habit and the bio-chemistry of the B. Coli, which may then be said to become pathogenic, but it should be noted that the primary change, the disease originated in the host, which compelled the bacillus to modify its habit…

December 10, 2013 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

“Here is another active, hardworking type, who will fall apart when it is time to retire, since his work is his life. This produces a sudden break in the balance, and nothing seems enjoyable anymore, everything seems too burdensome.” Dr. Didier Grandgeorge, The Spirit of Homeopathic MedicinesLatin: Prunus Laurocerasus Common: Cherry Laurel, Kirschlorbeer This article is focused on the cardiac and respiratory symptoms of Laurocerasus. (more…)

November 27, 2013 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

“As its name implies, Agnus castus produces its chief effects in the sexual sphere, causing depression of function.” J.H. Clarke, Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica Latin: Agnus castus Common: Chaste tree Affinity: Sexual organs. Nervous system. Causation: Promiscuity Agnus castus is one of the chief remedies for homeopathic treatment of people with history of recurrent gonorrheal infections, together with Thuja, Natrium sulphuricum and Medorrhinum. Usually this disease is treated conventionally by antibiotics. That leads to suppression, not to cure; and suppressed gonorrhea causes severe consequences in the entire organism. (more…)

October 20, 2013 Tsvetana Kodjabasheva

“It is rather singular that this medicine has not been thoroughly proven. It might develop symptoms of such importance that it would rank with Rumex, Bryonia and Phosphorus.” Hale E.M., Special Therapeutics of the New Remedies This article presents the homeopathic remedy Myrtus communis in the treatment of severe affections of the lungs, usually caused by pulmonary tuberculosis. Latin: Myrtus communis Common: Myrtle, small tree native to Mediterranean territories (more…)