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Carbo vegetabilis (Charcoal)
This is charcoal; wood that is only partly burned due to lack of oxygen. When you look at an extinguishing wood-fire you will surely have noticed that on the outside the wood already looks cold while inside it is still glowing. This is exactly the picture of...
Remedies >> Remedies C
Have a Cuppa? [About Herbal Teas]
Through the ages, long before modern doctors prescribed a wonder drug to help us with almost every ailment, it was the witches, shamans and priests before them, that brewed up the various drinks, ointments and poultices that have kept the human race...
Earth Mysteries >> Herbalism
Zincum metallicum (Zinc)
The metal zinc is associated with the planet Uranus. According to medical astrology Uranus rules the potential of the nervous system, the rhythmic processes of the nervous system and the lower extremities. If these processes don't work properly they can cause...
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A powerful, electromagnetic, striated gem. Strengthens body and spirit (and meridians), transmutes lower frequency thought/energy to a higher frequency of light and brings light/spirit into the physical. Radiates light protection for wearer. Clearer=higher...
Earth Mysteries >> Stones, Minerals & Metals
Receptive. Element: Earth. Lt blue/blue-green. A good general healer for all illnesses and excellent conductor (high copper). This gentle, cool, soothing stone is a Native American classic. It opens the throat chakra for open communication, creativity,...
Earth Mysteries >> Stones, Minerals & Metals
Lobelia: Correspondences
Lobelia inflata POISON Folk Names: Asthma Weed, Bladderpod, Gagroot, Indian Tobacco, Pukeweed Gender: Feminine Planet: Saturn Element: Water Deity: Power: Love, Halting Storms...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary L
Arsenicum album (Arsenic)
This remedy is made of white arsenic oxide; in the raw, pure form it provides a strong poison and in the potentiated forms it turns out to be a great medicine. The basic idea in homoeopathic Arsenicum is fearful anxiety, restlessness and nervous exhaustion....
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Centers for Disease Control "Basic Facts About Asthma". Did you know...? ■ Over 20 million people in the United States suffer from asthma?
Expert Panel Report 3: Guidelines for the Diagnosis and
Section 2, Definition, Pathophysiology and Pathogenesis of Asthma, and Natural .
Help Your Child Gain Control Over Asthma
since we put together an asthma action plan with her doctor Carrie's asthma— made a huge difference too.” about helping your child prevent asthma attacks.
Asthma. Page 1 of 4. Asthma.

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Morris doctor earns honor
The award recognizes Ciechna and the staff at the Minooka Healthcare Center as a top performer for excellence in treating asthma patients.
New school year can trigger asthma
By Sharon Lem ,Toronto Sun Joshua Nieuwland, 10, taking a breath from a puffer, has suffered from asthma since he was eight-months-old. Every September as kids go back to school, there's been a spike in asthma hospitalizations.
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I am an active person who loves to spend time outdoors year-round, but I have asthma and live and recreate in the non-attainment area. I am suffering because of the winter air quality in Fairbanks. The high levels of PM 2.
Nutri-Med Logic Corp Says that in Asthma, EPA and DHA of Omega-3 Show Equally
Nutri-Med Logic Corp says that the most recent published study, regarding two derivatives of Omega-3, D1 from DHA and E1 from EPA, can only suggest a new relationship between "a specific anti-inflammatory diet" and potential benefits in Asthma.
Ragweed season arrives with a vengeance
Loretta McConegy, of the Asthma and Allergy Research Center at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, points to the pollen on a ragweed plant in Newark, NJ, in this Aug. 14, 2001 file photo.

Suggested Web Resources

Asthma - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Asthma, long-term lung disease, shortness of breath
Asthma is a chronic lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways.
Asthma and Asthma Attacks Center: Symptoms, Causes, Tests, and
Asthma affects an estimated 17 million people in the U.S. alone.
Asthma -
Asthma — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment of this chronic lung condition.
Asthma Symptoms, Medications, Attack Treatment, Causes, Types
14 hours ago Read about asthma symptoms, medication, inhalers, management and triggers that cause an attack.

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