remedies work very well in many minor injuries; the objective of educating the layperson about these remedies is to
cut household expenses on costly and needless medications. The homeopathic kit
is all about PATIENT EMPOWERMENT OR HEALTH FACILITATION.
As a matter of convention, to make therapy
simple, all the Homeopathic remedies selected are in the 30 C potency and the
pills are of 30 size and the uniform recommendation for common ailments is 3
globules to be put under the tongue 3 to 4 times per day.
Some useful Homeopathic remedies
for minor injuries:
Arnica. It is a number one
remedy for accidents, shock, injuries, and bruising. This remedy is useful in
conditions of injuries, falls, blows and contusions. This remedy acts like a prophylactic to
prevent pus-forming infections. It is
useful in arresting bleeding after tooth extraction; it accelerates the healing
of the gums and eliminates inflammation. This remedy eases pain after
fractures. It is useful to control shock and prevent soreness after surgery.
(2) Calendula. It is a useful remedy for healing wounds. It is useful as
a topical cream in low potency. Quickly seals wounds, so make sure wound is
completely clean before use.
(3) Hypericum. It is a useful remedy for injuries to nerves. Pains are sharp and shooting.
It is useful for pain after a dental injection.
(4) Apis. It is a useful remedy for bites and stings. It helps
reduce redness, pain and swelling.
(5) Ledum. It is a great remedy for puncture wounds. It is also
useful for animal and insect bites. Some Homeopaths believe that along with Hypericum,
a useful remedy for preventing Tetanus.
I must advise
the reader that this kit should not replace your doctor. It is something like a first aid kit for minor
ailments and I would encourage patients to consult their physician as soon as
there is no improvement of the medical condition.
Grapefruit Seed has antibiotic, anti-septic,
disinfectant properties and is also used as a preservative in food and
seed extract (GSE) owes its existence to Dr. Jacob Harish, who was a physicist. World War II forced him to abandon his
studies and become a fighter pilot. Just after the war Dr. Jacob Harish was
breakfasting on Grape fruit, which was a rare treat in France. While he savored the sweetness of the fruit,
he was intrigued by its bitter taste of the seed and wondered if it had any
It took years
of perseverance on Dr. Jacob’s part to study this fruit. More herbal, plant and
fruits should be investigated for anti-microbial properties. After the war, he migrated to the US and took
a medical degree and did research on Grapefruit Seed Extract and found it
extract is non-toxic, environmentally safe and quickly biodegradable and it is
inexpensive. Dr. Harish was honored for his pioneering work and was invited to
Europe, as a guest of honor at the Pasteur Institute of France, which is
Europe’s leading AIDS research center. For
years, this Institute has been researching the potential of GSE, as a
prophylactic against the HIV virus, as well as against the secondary infections
associated with AIDS. The farmers of
Europe now use a powdered form of GSE, in fish and poultry feed to fight
pathogenically lethal bacteria, such as Salmonella and E Coli.
The uses of
Grapefruit Seed Extract:
Reports from the University of Georgia in Athens, by Dr. Wyatt have
proved that GSE has a wide spectrum of activity that offers antiviral,
antibacterial (both against Gram + and Gram – bacteria), antifungal and
When GSE is mixed with soap and cleaning products, the
cleansing product only kills the germs and does not harm the skin.
It is extremely useful when used as a pre-surgical scrub for a
A growing number of dermatologists, aestheticians and cosmetologists
are using GSE mixed in soaps and skin cleaners.
A few drops of GSE have been found to be useful when put in
one glass of water, as a preventative for “Traveler’s Diarrhoea”.
3 to 4 drops of GSE per gallon of reservoir water into a humidifier
will prevent the growth of algae.
It is a sure shot remedy in cases of Sore throats caused by
Streptococci and gargling water with GSE definitely prevents sore
It has been found useful by dentists to cure Oral thrush infections
due to Candidial infections.
It has been found to be useful in protozoal infections such as
the flora and fauna has become very important because we are living in an era
of bacterial resistance to antibiotics and a tremendous and frightful
resurgence of killer viruses like Hepatitis and AIDS. Perhaps,
the answer to infectious diseases lies in cheap Holistic Alternatives such as
the humble Grape fruit Seed Extract and many other unknown plants and fruits.