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- Description of the Bach Remedies
- Bach Flower Remedies 1. AGRIMONY (Agrimonia eupatoria) - problems hidden behind light-heartedness - This is the "Keep-smiling!" - remedy: it is for people who hide their fears, grief and worries under a mask of cheerfulness, friendliness and humor....
Homeopathy >> Bach Flower Remedies
- Basil - The Herb of Kings
- Basil, from soil to seed To strong stems and beautiful leaves. I ask for blessings to have bestowed As I nurture and watch you grow. From mornings dew and sun of afternoon To rays of the stars and midnights moon Mother Earth watch over thee As I my will, So...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary B
- Argentum nitricum (Silver Nitrate)
- This is silver nitrate, a very 'warm' remedy, meaning that it fits warm-blooded people. There is also Argentum metallicum, the homoeopatic metal silver, and that one fits very chilly persons. Argentum nitricum and Argentum metallicum are quite alike, although...
Remedies >> Remedies A
- Colchicum autumnale
- This beautiful but very poisonous plant grows in moisty meadow-lands and woods; it will disappear when the ground is too dry. In ancient Greek medicine this plant was known as 'the soul of the joints' because it cured the acute pains of rheumatism and gout....
Remedies >> Remedies C
- Ignatia is a medicine for grief and anguish. It relieves and heals acute emotional pain and physical complaints resulting from it. Situations that might ask for Ignatia are for instance: sudden loss of a loved one, death of a human being or an animal, rape,...
Remedies >> Remedies I
- Sepia (Squid Ink)
- Sepia is the ink from a squid. The squid usually lives alone, it is an independent individual. In case of fear or danger they surround themselves with a hiding cloud of dark ink. When we project this image on human beings we find that the homoeopathic Sepia...
Remedies >> Remedies S
- --> Tuberculinum is made of pus from a tubercular abscess. Although this does not sound very friendly it is a great and important medicine. It is used when there is a history of tuberculosis in the family, in the first stadium of tuberculosis in a patient,...
Remedies >> Remedies T
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- Fainting (Syncope)
- Fainting is also called “passing out”—the medical term is syncope.
- Fainting 8.5" x 11" Sheet
- It is important to be aware that some donors feel faint after giving blood. During blood donation 8-10% of the blood volume is removed.
- rather than fainting. CAUSES If fainting episodes are caused by medication, consult with your Simple fainting disappears in 1 or 2 minutes.
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- First aid and the myths that cost lives
- Take fainting, for example. It's common for well-meaning people to try to get someone who has fainted to sit up. In fact, they should be left lying down.
- Workers Collapse at Garment Factory
- More than 100 workers fell ill in a Cambodian garment factory over the last four days, in the latest fainting saga involving textile workers that has spurred an investigation into working conditions in the country's third-largest industry.
- Tep Nimol and Vincent MacIsaac
- Yang Sophang, an employee of Heart Enterprise (Cambodia), recovers after fainting yesterday at the factory. About 50 women fainted while working at the factory yesterday.
- Fainting worker Sarah Maroney sues Qantas for almost $270000
- A Qantas worker is suing the airline after fainting during a shift.
- Tep Nimol and Vincent MacIsaac
- She also said fainting was commonplace at the factory, especially in areas adjacent to the laundry room, which emitted fumes that made workers dizzy.
Suggested Web Resources
- Understanding Fainting -- the Basics
- Nov 1, 2010 Understand the basics on fainting from the experts at WebMD.
- Fainting: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
- Fainting is a brief loss of consciousness due to a drop in blood flow to the brain.
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