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Homeopathic First Aid for Animals

Tales and Techniques from a Country Practitioner

Author: Kaetheryn Walker

Publisher: Inner Traditions / Bear & Co

ISBN: 9780892817375

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 223

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Homeophatic remedies can be safely and effectively used for all species of animals. Homeopathy is even applicable to birds and reptiles, and special notes on these species are included at the end of the manual.
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Dogs: Homoeopathic Remedies

Author: George Macleod

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 144648937X

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 240

View: 8817

This book is written to satisfy the needs of the increasing numbers of dog lovers who are interested in alternative methods to treat their pets. This comprehensive guide introduces the principles of homoeopathy and the nature of homoeopathic remedies, explaining how remedies can be prepared and administered. There are informative sections on treating the different canine bodily systems and the specific diseases that dogs may suffer from. There is also helpful advice on canine virus and bacterial diseases, as well as the diseases of puppyhood, making this book a must for any dog owner.
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Homeopathy for Your Cat

Remedies for Common Feline Ailments

Author: H. G. Wolff

Publisher: North Atlantic Books

ISBN: 9781556437397

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 124

View: 4130

Written for both the cat lover, as well as veterinarians, breeders, and show exhibitors who deal professionally with felines, Homeopathy for Your Cat offers detailed, authoritative information on a wide variety of homeopathic treatments available for common cat ailments. Written in an engaging, empathetic style by a respected German veterinarian, the book covers both acute and chronic problems in the ears, nose, and throat, the heart and circulatory system, the digestive organs, the ligaments, tendons, and joints, the reproductive system and urinary tract, and the skin. Individual chapters include an introduction to basic first aid, diagnostic reviews, and information on how to treat various dangerous viral and bacterial diseases, including feline distemper. A concise manual that covers everything the concerned cat lover or professional needs to know, from symptoms and illnesses to remedies and general care tips, Homeopathy for Your Cat addresses a market for alternative treatments believed to comprise a robust ten percent of cat owners—and growing.
Pets

Herbs for Pets

The Natural Way to Enhance Your Pet's Life

Author: Mary L. Wulff,Greg L. Tilford

Publisher: i5 Publishing

ISBN: 1935484761

Category: Pets

Page: 325

View: 5463

Herbs for Pets, by herbalists and holistic experts Gregory L. Tilford and Mary L. Wulff, is the bible for all pet owners looking to enhance their companion animals’ lives through natural therapies. Now in its second revised edition, Herbs for Pets is an indispensable resource, an exhaustive compendium of medicinal plants and natural remedies that hosts an illustrated tour through Western, ayurvedic, and Chinese herbs that grow in North America, including their holistic applications and contraindications, and alternative approaches to treating a wide range of ailments. Remedies in the book are applicable to dogs and cats, as well as birds, small mammals, and even farm animals. The book is organized into three chapters, the first is dedicated to the “Principles and Practices of Herbalism,” discussing the many facets of herbs, concerns about toxicity, basic herbal preparation, the ethical use of herbs, the connection between herbs and diet, and using herbs as dietary supplements. Chapter 2, titled “Materia Medica: An A-Z Guide to Herbs for Animals,” is an exhaustive 150-page section presenting color photographs and text about the appearance, habitat and range, cycle and bloom season, parts used, primary medicinal activities, strongest affinities, common uses, availability, propagation and harvest, alternatives and adjuncts, and cautions and comments for 65 different herbs (from Alfalfa to Yucca!). The common uses section is extensive for each herb, discussing the nutrient value, various qualities, and ways in which the herb is used for specific treatments. The third chapter of the book is titled “An Herbal Repertory for Animals: Ailments and Treatments” and details remedies for the following: anxiety, nervousness, and behavioral problems; arthritis and hip dysplasia; cancer; cardiovascular problems; digestive system problems; ear problems; elderly animal care; endocrine system and related problems; epilepsy, convulsions, and seizures; eye problems; first aid, immune system care; mouth and nose problems; parasite-related problems; pregnancy and lactation; skin problems; and urinary problems. The authors share over two dozen herbal remedies for various ailments, from asthma and pneumonia to constipation and eye cleaner. A glossary of over 200 terms is included, as are references and a comprehensive index. .
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Natural Healing for Cats, Dogs, Horses, and Other Animals

150 Alternative Therapies Available to Owners and Caregivers

Author: Lisa Preston

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.

ISBN: 1616084618

Category: Pets

Page: 199

View: 4294

Presents information on alternative therapies for animals, discussing the different types of treatments available and how they are used for a variety of ailments.
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Homeopathic Medicine for Mental Health

Author: Trevor Smith

Publisher: Inner Traditions / Bear & Co

ISBN: 9780892812912

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 216

View: 7164

A physician and psychiatrist, Trevor Smith shows how homeopathy can be used effectively to treat a wide range of emotional and mental problems, including anxiety; depression and withdrawal; insecurity, shyness, and immaturity; fears and phobias; schizophrenia; an obsessional disorder.
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Cats: Homoeopathic Remedies

Author: George Macleod

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1446489809

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 192

View: 4988

This book is written to satisfy the needs of the increasing numbers of cat lovers who are interested in alternative methods to treat the illnesses to which their pets may fall prey. This comprehensive guide introduces the principles of homoeopathy and the nature of homoeopathic remedies, explaining how remedies can be prepared and administered. There are informative sections on treating the different feline bodily systems and the specific diseases that cats may suffer from. There is also advice on treating common feline ailments such as parasites, wounds and injuries.
Medical

A Veterinary Materia Medica and Clinical Repertory with a Materia Medica of the Nosodes

Author: George MacLeod

Publisher: C.W. Daniel Company, Limited

ISBN: 9780852072578

Category: Medical

Page: 193

View: 2795

The materia medica catalogues, for the most part alpabetically, some 280 remedies, each described with a brief reference to origins, major actions upon the body systems and some useful suggested applications.
Medical

The holistic dog book

canine care for the 21st century

Author: Denise Flaim

Publisher: Howell Books

ISBN: 9780764517631

Category: Medical

Page: 288

View: 2694

A reader-friendly guide to natural dog care covers a wide range of holistic topics, from feeding and training to alternative therapies for a host of ailments. Original.
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A Tooth from the Tiger's Mouth

How to Treat Your Injuries with Powerful Healing Secrets of the Great Chinese Warrior

Author: Tom Bisio

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781439188774

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 384

View: 9701

A renowned expert in Chinese sports medicine and martial arts reveals ancient Eastern secrets for healing common injuries, including sprains, bruises, deep cuts, and much more. For centuries, Chinese martial arts masters have kept their highly prized remedies as carefully guarded secrets, calling such precious and powerful knowledge "a tooth from the tiger's mouth." Now, for the first time, these deeply effective methods are revealed to Westerners who want alternative ways to treat the acute and chronic injuries experienced by any active person. While many books outline the popular teachings of traditional Chinese medicine, only this one offers step-by-step instructions for treating injuries. Expert practitioner and martial artist Tom Bisio explains the complete range of healing strategies and provides a Chinese first-aid kit to help the reader fully recover from every mishap: cuts, sprains, breaks, dislocations, bruises, muscle tears, tendonitis, and much more. He teaches readers how to: Examine and diagnose injuries Prepare and apply herbal formulas Assemble a portable kit for emergencies Fully recuperate with strengthening exercises and healing dietary advice Comprehensive and easy to follow, with drawings to illustrate both the treatment strategies and the strengthening exercises, this unique guidebook will give readers complete access to the powerful healing secrets of the great Chinese warriors.
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The American Institute of Homeopathy Handbook for Parents

A Guide to Healthy Treatment for Everything from Colds and Allergies to ADHD, Obesity, and Depression

Author: Edward Shalts, M.D., D.Ht.

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118046890

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 384

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The American Institute of Homeopathy (AIH) is the oldest medical organization in the United States, founded three years before the American Medical Association. The American Institute of Homeopathy Handbook for Parents is the first AIH publication that offers another option for parents who are reluctant to participate in the widespread extreme measures of conventional medicine such as stimulants, antidepressants, and overuse of antibiotics. Step-by-step Edward Shalts, a medical doctor who practices homeopathic medicine, explains what homeopathy is and how it works. He presents a user-friendly overview of acute and chronic issues and shows how parents can deal with them, either on their own for some problems, or in many cases, with a qualified practitioner. This important resource explains the principles of homeopathy, the nature of remedies, and the appropriate time to use homeopathy.
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Homeopathy

An A to Z Home Handbook

Author: Alan V. Schmukler

Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide

ISBN: 0738708739

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 351

View: 9578

Effective, safe, affordable, and free of chemical side effects-the benefits of homeopathy are endless! Already established in the national health care systems of England, France, and the Netherlands, homeopathic treatments are used by over five hundred million people worldwide. Alan Schmukler's Homeopathy discusses the history and science of this alternative medicine and provides a comprehensive list of proven remedies-safe for people and animals. Packed with homeopathic treatments for arthritis, colds, food poisoning, insomnia, Lyme disease, morning sickness, wounds, and a host of other ailments and injuries, this handy reference guide also includes information on homeopathic immunization and first aid. Schmukler gives helpful instructions for matching remedies with symptoms, ingesting them correctly, making remedies at home, and stretching your supply. Praise: "This book is a joy to read, easy to understand, comfortable to use. Whether you are a neophyte or an old-hand in your knowledge of homeopathy, you will benefit from having this book in your library. It is one of the most comprehensive acute care books on the market." LILIPOH Magazine "Schmuckler's handbook is a comprehensive modern look at the 200 most commonly used remedies that should help satisfy everyone's health questions through homeopathy." Alive Magazine "Heaven forbid we should find ourselves responding to a life-threatening or cataclysmic event, but if we did, this book would be a godsend! Alan believes homeopathy is 'magical, exciting, and empowering.' Having his book, already dog-eared and visibly well-loved, certainly makes me feel empowered!" Homeopathy Today
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Homoeopathy In Epidemic Diseases

Author: Dr Dorothy Shepherd

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1446489833

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 112

View: 7741

Here is a vital tool of reference that should always be at hand as it gives vital information for dealing with Epidemic diseases: information which can be followed by both the novice as well as the experienced practitioner. Homoeopathy can quickly overcome measles, scarlet fever, influenza, whooping cough, chicken pox, mumps, diphtheria and other ailments. Furthermore homoeopathic remedies have no side effects. Infectious diseases can also be aborted with homoeopathy when the early symptoms are dealt with promptly.
Pets

Homeopathic Remedies for Dogs

Author: Geoffrey Llewellyn

Publisher: Tfh Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781852790868

Category: Pets

Page: 128

View: 9244

Illustrated throughout with full-color drawings, most of them m a charmingly humorous vein. The author, a member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, fully describes how homeopathic medicine can work for dogs and provides specific suggested remedies for many common ailments. Considering how many people are convinced of the value of homeopathic medicine (and how many dog owners would like to be able to cure their dog's problems by themselves), this should be a very ready seller!
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American Book Publishing Record

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: American literature

Page: N.A

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Pets

The Doctor's Book of Home Remedies for Dogs and Cats

Over 1,000 Solutions to Your Pet's Problems--from Top Vets, Trainers, Breeders, and Other Animal Experts

Author: Prevention Magazine Health Book Staff

Publisher: Rodale Press

ISBN: 9781579540104

Category: Pets

Page: 403

View: 506

Presents remedies for physical and emotional problems in cats and dogs
Body, Mind & Spirit

Learn How to Talk to Animals

A Practical Guide for a Magical Journey

Author: Leta Wortington

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

ISBN: 9781468034592

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 122

View: 7841

Whether you aspire to be a professional animal communicator, want to talk to your own animals, or simply wish to understand animal communication better, this unique book is for you. Leta Worthington has distilled her 25 years of experience into an easy-to-read yet complete guide. Learn How to Talk to Animals answers commonly asked questions like: "What is animal communication?" and “How does it work?” You'll find insights as to why opening the heart and learning to use the brain differently are important for ensuring success, as well as practical instruction for expanding your subtle awareness. Many other compelling topics, such as the dos and don'ts of animal communication, are covered as well, but if you're eager to dive in you can skip to Part Two and start practicing with Leta's step-by-step guidance. Verbatim case histories and fascinating true stories will spur your confidence and enthusiasm. This book is a one-stop-shop for anyone ready to experience the magical journey of talking to animals.
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Coping with Concussion and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

A Guide to Living with the Challenges Associated with Post Concussion Syndrome and Brain Trauma

Author: Diane Roberts Stoler,Barbara Albers Hill

Publisher: Avery

ISBN: 1583334769

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 378

View: 4388

A comprehensive guide to improving mental clarity and quality of life in the aftermath of a concussion draws on the expertise of a neuropsychologist and concussion survivor to counsel patients and caregivers on how to manage symptoms ranging from migraines and depression to sleep problems and memory loss. Original. 40,000 first printing.
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Smart Medicine for Healthier Living

A Practical A-to-Z Reference to Natural and Conventional Treatments

Author: Janet Zand,James B. LaValle

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101662638

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 672

View: 6737

Written by a medical doctor, a naturopath, and a registered pharmacist, Smart Medicine for Healthier Living is a complete A-to-Z guide to the most common disorders and their treatments, using both alternative care and conventional medicine. Comprehensive and easy-to-follow, Smart Medicine for Healthier Living is divided into three parts. Part one explains the full spectrum of approaches used to effectively treat common health problems. It provides an overview of the history, fundamentals, and uses of conventional medicine, herbal medicine, homeopathy, acupressure, aromatherapy, diet, and nutritional supplements. It also includes a helpful section on home and personal safety. Part two contains a comprehensive A-to-Z listing of various health problems. Each entry clearly explains the problem and offers specific advice using a variety of approaches. Part three provides step-by-step guidance on using the many therapies and procedures suggested for each health problem. Smart Medicine for Healthier Living is a reliable source that you and your family can turn to time and time again, whenever the need arises.
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Bach Flower Remedies For Animals

Author: Judy Howard,Stefan Ball

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1409019993

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 176

View: 7565

Bach Flower Remedies for Animals is a complete and authoritative guide to using the Bach Flower Remedies as an alternative treatment for pets and other animals. Written by experts, it includes the history behind Dr Bach's internationally acclaimed remedies and explains how the remedies are suitable for animals. According to an animal's temperament, a particular remedy or combination of remedies will prove the most beneficial for it. There is guidance on using the remedies and on reading animal behaviour, drawing on insights from professional animal behaviourists. There is also detailed information on treating animals in the home, horses, and animals on the farm or in the wild. Packed full of helpful advice, there are intriguing case studies throughout.