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  • “The post grad course has been a tremendous experience for me which nourished and enriched what I learnt during my homeopathic training. It is a well-structured and thorough program with great lecturers who were delightful. I also must say that keeping in touch with my former classmates and listening to...
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  • Hello, I wanted to say how much I loved Joan Weirs class. After spending the day with her my perspective was changed for the better. We need more Joan Weir through out our 3 year course, especially when trying to keep yourself together during 2nd and 3rd year. Also, today's...
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  • I wanted to pass along some feedback from the weekend courses. Monica is wonderful, her presentation helped everyone in the class and her way of narrowing down the case symptoms was very helpful. Joe on Sunday introduced us to a way of studying the remedies that worked for me very...
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  • “This year was not only a challenge, but had unexpected obstacles. The faculty really pulled through with providing us with what we needed to keep things going. And here we are!  I think I speak for all the students when I say thank you to the CCHM team for helping us pull through...
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  • I am taking the opportunity to thank Andrea for thoroughly reviewing with me the best practice for selecting  “key symptoms” and how to repertorize them accordingly.  Analysis - paralysis can sometimes be a tendency when  a student, particularly a student with a very detail-oriented and analytical mind.  Also, I very much...
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  • "The more you learn in homeopathy, the more you discover there is to learn. I was approaching the end of my final year of homeopathic education, and as much as I had learned, I was eager to maintain my momentum, extend my learning and application of this powerful medicine, and...
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  • "Thank you again for the most remarkable education. I have never felt so satisfied and content with my path of life!" Sarah D., 2018 Grad

  • “I absolutely loved my time there studying, some of the most enjoyable time of my life. The kindness and generosity extended to everyone has always stuck with me”

  • It's a privilege to be part of CCHM and study the amazing program you offer. I have received a great benefit from my studies, from the comfort of my own home, at my own pace. I have nothing but great things to say about your school and all your staff.

  • I  am a distance student from Texas. I  really enjoyed  Lisa’s presentation on “Womens Issues.” She always does a stellar job of presentation of material.  I also enjoy her approach on teaching on the tapes within my lessons. She makes it very easy to understand and see the remedies true...
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Homeopathy for the Family

There is a poster on the wall at the school that is a brief introductory guide to the use of classical homeopathic medicines. It gives a very brief description of common ailments and conditions. I wanted to include these remedies on this week's blog because clients really enjoy looking at this poster.

So back to basics...Aconite: This remedy is useful when taken at the sudden onset of illness, especially one brought on by an exposure to cold weather. Colds, flu, chills etc., Anxiety, Bereavement. Grief. Argent Nit: A good remedy for anxiety and apprehension. Useful when taken before any difficult undertaking e.g. making a speech. Headaches, Mental Strain. Arnica: Use after an injury, mental or physical shock. Excellent for all types of bruising, physical exchaustion after sustained exercise. Arsen Alb.: Benificial when dealing with vomitting and diarrhoea caused by eating bad food. Sore throat, dry and burning. Bryonia: Good remedy fro Chestiness - Colds that often go down into the chest. Dryness of the air passages, dry painful cough. Bronchitis.

Gelsemium: Good in the treatment of influenza - like colds. Useful in treating nervous apprehension e.g. pre-examination nerves. Nat Mur. : Sneezy colds - nose runs like a tap, Sinusitis, Cold sores, Menstrual pain and Premenstrual tension. Pulsatilla: It is predominatly a remedy for women. Menstrusl psin, Irregular periods, Menopause, Premenstrual tension. Rhus Tox: For complaints associated with the joints, Rheumatism, Lumbago, Sciatica, Strained joints or tendons. Effects of over-exertion.

Sepia: Predominately a remedy for women. Menopause. Premenstrual tension with Colic. Periods supressed or delayed. Silicea: Physical and mental debility due to over-exertion of the body or mind. Good rememdy for migraine. Violent periodic headache. Sinusitis. Sulphur: Good remedy for various skin conditions. Eczema, Psorisis, Itching skin, Acne, Nettlerash.

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