Archive for July, 2011

Similia Similibus Curentur Post 3

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

Further on we find that:

Gastrointestinal symptoms may include loss of appetite, nausea, diarrhea or constipation. Occasionally, an unexpected hypersensitivity to the drug may occur, and this is characterized by skin rashes, fever, photosensitivity, and deleterious effects on the blood. Other side effects include fatigue, tingling in various parts of the body, and, occasionally, jaundice. (more…)

Similia Similibus Curentur Post 2

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

What Is A Medicine?

In order to understand fully what Hahnemann is saying here, we have to transform our concept of what a medicine is from the conventional to the homeopathic view. For hundreds of years, physicians have characterized medicines in terms of the desirable actions they have upon the body, of their capacity to oppose the undesirable malfunctions of the body found in a particular illness, and to directly counteract or reduce illness symptoms. (more…)

Stumped On What To Get Mom?

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

How About A Little Pampering?

You’ve already made her breakfast in bed. She’s got slippers in every color. You’ve even bought her a new toaster, and another bouquet of flowers is just not an option this year. What are you going to get for Mom? I’ve got your answer: a trip to a spa.

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Similia Similibus Curentur Post 1

Thursday, July 14th, 2011

In the first columns of this series we looked at some of the principles of homeopathy which represented dramatic breaks with the previous history of medicine — the idea of the single dose and the single medicine — in our search for the core principles of homeopathy. These principles were revolutionary at the time Hahnemann enunciated them, and they are still way in advance of mainstream medical practice and theory. (more…)

Bone, Muscle, and Joint Injuries

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

There are many types of bone, muscle, and joint injuries, such as:
A pulled muscle (strain)
An injury to the muscles, ligaments, tendons, and soft tissues (sprain)
A broken bone (fracture)
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Ad It Up. Part 2

Friday, July 1st, 2011

Right ad, right time
Jim Jorgensen is AllAdvantage’s co-founder and CEO. This former accountant has been around the startup block a few times. In 1989, Jorgensen co-founded the Discovery Zone indoor-playground chain. Within five years the company, sitting on a market valuation of $1.4 billion, was snapped up by Viacom. From there, he launched a 24/7 help-desk operation for home PC users, a company that failed miserably. (more…)

Ad It Up. Part 1

Friday, July 1st, 2011

AllAdvantage.com has 3 million users frantically recruiting friends willing to be force-fed ads in order to make money online. Just don’t call it a pyramid scheme.

Internet entrepreneurs are forever obsessing about strategies that will keep their customers coming back. AllAdvantage.com, a fast-growing startup with more than 3 million members after its first eight months, has come up with a new solution: Put them all on your payroll. Last November alone, the company sent checks to its members totaling more than $8 million.

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