Acute Illness

What to Do in Case of Acute Illness Should you develop an acute illness, you can refer to the chart of Unda Drainage Compounds for support. These compounds can be used with single homeopathic remedies you may choose for specific symptoms, or with those that Dr. Erin might suggest if you choose to consult with her. 

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Influenza

Worried about contracting the flu? Every winter, this topic rightfully attracts a lot of media and public attention. Let’s look at Options Naturopathic Clinic’s approach to addressing the flu. Should I worry about getting the flu? What is most specific to prevent and treat acute viral illness? What can I do to boost my Immunity? 

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Home Management of Acute Fever

A fever is one of the first elements of immune defense. When an individual has a fever, he is triggering his immune defense. So a fever is not a disease, but an indication that the individual is defending himself. If the child is under 7 years old when the fever appears, he is building his 

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Boosting You & and your Child?s Immunity

Common Causes of Illness, Solutions & Recommendations Uncommon Causes of Illness, Solutions & Recommendations Options Naturopathic?s Ideal Immune Boosters for Children Options Naturopathic?s Ideal Immune Boosters for Adults Every fall parents have to worry about the myriad of germs their child will encounter as they head off to school. There is always the concern about 

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Childhood Illnesses and Antibiotic Usage

From a naturopathic and homeopathic perspective, childhood illness is an important part of an individual?s physical and psychological development. The illness reinforces the child?s sense of his or her own boundaries, invigorates the immune system and makes it more efficient. Evidence of this lies in the growth spurts and developmental changes parents often report following 

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Fever and Acetaminophen Use

What You Should Know About Fever and Acetaminophen Use Many parents find it difficult to refrain from giving their children Tylenol (acetaminophen) or some other type of children?s over-the-counter analgesic medication when the see their child acutely ill. Originally based on naturopathic philosophy, but further confirmed from clinical observation, a child?s overall health fares better 

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Mucococcinum

FLU VACCINES and COLD and FLU PREVENTION: Mucococcinum Views expressed herein are my opinions based on study and experience We suggest that you do as much as possible to prepare for the oncoming cold and flu season. Flu vaccinations are not a safe, viable or even effective solution to cold and flu prevention. Using homeopathics 

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