World Homeopathy Day Conference – Philadelphia
(conference also features a screening of “Just One Drop”)
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Honoring the 264th birthday of Dr. Christian Friedrich Samuel Hahnemann and celebrating the 175th anniversary of the American Institute of Homeopathy by exploring the Historical & Scientific Validation of Homeopathy
Thomas Jefferson University’s Connelly Auditorium
Dorrance Hamilton Building
1001 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Gems from Boericke’s Repertory:
Gums; cold feeling :Coccinella septempunctata
Palate; elongated : Strychninum
Palate; aphthae: Agave americana
Palate; blisters : Natrum sulph
Tongue; coating, color; frothy, with bubbles on side: Nat-m.
Tongue; coating, color; red; papillae pale, effaced: Allium-sat.
Throat:fauces; necrosis: Merc-cy.
Pharynx: coldness: Cistus canadensis.
Pharynx: inflammation; ameliorations; inspiring cold air: Sanguinaria.
Pharynx: peristalsis reversed: Ambragrisea, Asafoetida.
Tonsils: abscess: Calc-sulph.
Tonsils: deposits on; grayish, dirty, like macerated skin, covering tonsils, uvula pharynx: Phytolacca
Tonsils: deposits on: plugs of mucus constantly form in crypts: Calc-f.
Tonsils: deposits on; thick, dark gray, or brownish black: Diphtherinum.
Uvula: whitened, shrivelled: Carb-ac.
Source – Boericke’s repertory[hr]
Homeopathy well regulated in India, says international forum
Regulatory levels in the homeopathic sector are much better in India compared to other countries, said Dr. Robert Van Haselen, World Integrated Medicine Forum (WIMF) addressing the reporters in 2nd WIMF on Wednesday. The forum inaugurated by Ayush minister Shripad Naik, will deliberate in regulation of homeopathic medicinal products and find ways for advancing global collaboration.
Tips from Dewey’s Essentials:
Dryness of pharynx with constant desire to clear throat; follicular pharyngitis, with a hot, burning feeling. Hoarseness, pharyngitis in teachers and singers – Wyethia
Violent itching all over the body without any visible eruption; useful in intense itching of jaundice, which is worse at night – Dolichos
Vesicles with intolerable itching, which dry into thick, high scabs from beneath which an acrid pus exudes; the crusts and itching are characteristic – Mezereum
Rattling, stertorous breathing, a very dark red face; sometimes a tetanic rigidity of the body and paralysis; the darker red the face the more it is indicated –Opium
Spinal irritation, tetanus and trismus or lockjaw, but its use in diseases of the eye such as spasm of the ciliary muscle, myopia, etc., is most important. Post – diphtheritic paralysis – Physostigma
Suppurative processes, with a pain at the third left costal cartilage. Eczema of dorsa of hands – Terebinthina
Syphilis of the long bones, periostitis and ostitis; pain worse at night and in damp weather – Stillingiaslyvatica
Catarrhs and cold, accompanied by neuralgia and a hoarse, barking cough, a sort of “Basso profundo.” It also is a powerful remedy in urinary irritability – Verbascumthapsiforme
Accumulation of flatus in the splenic flexure of the colon – Momordica balsamica
It produces vesicles on the skin, with an intense erythema; so irritating is it that water dropping from its leaves on the skin will produce vesicles. It has been utilized in scarlet fever when this intense irritation of the skin exists –Hippomanes
(Source – Dewey’s Essentials)[hr]
FDA – Vaccines not tested for safety in pregnant women
Responding to a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit, the FDA has admitted that government agencies, including the CDC, are recommending vaccines for pregnant women that have not been licensed for pregnant mothers by the FDA nor tested for safety in clinical trials. A Kaiser study found increased risk of birth defects and a 20% higher incidence of autism in children whose mothers received a first-trimester flu shot.
Message from Scott Gottlieb, FDA Commissioner:
“Today we are announcing a new plan for policy advancements with the goal of implementing one of the most significant modernizations of dietary supplement regulation and oversight in more than 25 years.”
Translation: The FDA has gotten its marching orders from Pharma to suppress the sale of safe and effective dietary nutrients.
Remedies for ear conditions
EARS; behind; tumour: Berberis.
EARS; external; boils,on: Merc.
EARS; external; veins, distended: Digitalis.
EARS; lobules; herpes, on: Sepia.
EARS; ossicles,sclerosis, of: Thyroidinum.
EARS; tympanum, drum burning; injury to: Tellurium.
EARS; aching; hiccough, with: Tarent.
EARS; aching; writing, agg: Phytolacca.
EARS; blood hot,rushing in, as if: Lycopdium.
EARS; bubble, bursting, in: Nat-c.
EARS; itching in; sneezing,with :Cyclamen.
EARS; open and close, as if; ear to ear: Aletrisfarinosa.
EARS; stopped, as if; swallowing amel: Silicea.
EARS; wax,blackish; hardened; black: Elaps
Source: S.R. Phatak’s Repertory[hr]
Over $4 billion paid for Vaccine Injuries and Death
A Dec. 1, 2018 update by the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) on the federal Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP) reported that the total amount of awards to children and adults who have been injured or died after receiving federally recommended childhood vaccines has surpassed $4 billion.
Tiding over Tobacco troubles:
Antidotes, for abuse of tobacco, are:
Ipecac – for excessive nausea and vomiting.
Arsenic– for bad effects of tobacco – chewing.
Nux vomica– for the gastric symptoms next morning after smoking.
Phosphorus – palpitation, tobacco heart, sexual weakness.
Ignatia – for annoying hiccough from tobacco chewing.
Clematis or Plantago – for tobacco toothache.
Sepia -Neuralgic affections of right side of face; dyspepsia; chronic
nervousness, especially in sedentary occupations.
Lycopodium – for impotence, spasms, cold sweat from excessive smoking.
Gelsemium – occipital headache and vertigo from excessive use, especially
Tabacum – potentized (200 or 1000) to relieve terrible craving when
(Source – Allen’s keynotes)