Homeopathic First Aid Remedies for Home

ow wonderful it is to be able to soothe your family’s sudden acute ailments easily and quickly with a well-stocked homeopathic first aid kit.  Bruises and bumps disappear quickly, sprains become tolerable and flus and fevers are milder and shorter in duration.  It is empowering to be able to help keep your family in good health.  Homeopathic remedies are inexpensive and last for a long time.  It becomes a very economical way of treating family members and you can treat them on the way to the doctor or alongside doctor prescribed medication.


iabetes is a chronic condition in which the body is unable to control blood glucose levels. Diabetes is highly prevalent in New Zealand with 200,000 people diagnosed of it. This disease is of two types: Type 1 – it is caused by insulin deficiency because of the destruction of insulin producing cells. It is less common than type 2 diabetes. Type 2 – it occurs because of higher level of glucose levels in the blood. It is linked with obesity also. In this case, the pancreas are the not able to secrete enough of insulin and they get more sluggish …

Wintertime Colds and Coughs

his week I want to talk about helpful naturopathic and home first aid support for colds and coughs. The change in season is upon us and often the change in season is enough for many sniffles and colds to get the better of us.  The tips below help nurse ourselves and our families through any nasty colds and coughs.

Homeopathy and Fertility – Liz Lalor Fertility Program

ertility.  It can be an emotional word for some.  The total heartache experienced by a couple who cannot conceive or the disappointment each month when current methods don’t succeed.  Perhaps there is a history of miscarriages or even some difficult pathology to deal with such as Polycystic Ovary Syndrom (PCOS) or endometriosis.  Perhaps there has been long usage of the contraceptive pill and now the woman finds that she cannot ovulate but due to work commitments she is towards the later stages of her fertile years.  These are some of the common issues that couples are faced with when trying to …

Oh! The Pain of Teething!

t’s heartbreaking seeing a little one go through the pain of getting their first teeth.  Not all babies experience pain with their teething but for some it can be akin to a nightmare…endless days of dribbling, irritation and broken sleeps.  Of course, that doesn’t even begin to describe what poor old mum goes through having to nurse baby through their discomfort. The right remedy will quickly take the pain away, lift and calm baby’s mood and help them sleep. 

Similia Similibus Curentur

omeopathy works on a law which is similia similibus curentur and it means like cures like. Dr. Hahnemann worked very hard to find an alternative system of medicine. Before he could reach the law of similars, he experimented with many laws and pathys like isopathy which worked on the principle same cures same and antipathy that worked on the basis that medicine having opposite symptoms to the disease would cure. Finally he declared homeopathy as a system of medicine working on principle like cure like.

Naturopathic & Home First Aid in Fevers

  elcome to our first naturopathic blog article on The Healing Haven’s naturopathic blog page!! Our first topic is fevers! Here below are a few home naturopathic tips and herbs that can help support and ease yourself or your child through the often stressful process of a fever.

The Season of Sneezes – Hayfever remedies…

  t is so frustrating when hayfever strikes and often it will last anywhere from a few weeks to a whole season.  Feeling constantly inflamed in the sensitive tissues on the face or with a nose that seems blocked more often than clear or having itchiness in the ears that cannot be reached for a good scratch becomes very irritating.  I was not able to wear mascara all summer due to my eyes being super sensitive to irritants.  The necessity to rub them frequently meant that I had to make a choice between slow growing panda eyes as the day wore on …

The Importance of the Mind-Body link in Illness

ith very few exceptions, when a client comes into my clinic seeking a homeopathic remedy for their physical discomfort I always find a strong mental/emotional state occurring during or just before their physical symptoms start.  This seems to hold true no matter if it is a long-term chronic illness or whether they have just come down with the flu or the common cold.  This link is so strong and clearly apparent I now use it to help me confirm my remedy selection. All the homeopathic remedy pictures have a particular mental or emotional state that accompanies their individual physical symptom picture.  For example, …