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Understanding Chicken Pox, Shingles, and Herpes

Understanding Chicken Pox, Shingles, and Herpes

Chicken pox, shingles, and HSV 1 & 2 are three of the nine herpesviridae that infect humans. Because these viruses are similar, there are therapeutic protocols we can refer to for all three of them.

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Eat Right as a Vegetarian or Vegan

Eat Right as a Vegetarian or Vegan

In a fast-moving world dominated by corporate agriculture and media influence everywhere you look, it is hard to know what is being fed to us and what are truly our nutritional/environmental needs. Is raising and eating animals sustainable on the world’s current scale? I will attempt to clear up these questions as best I can and to provide you with the education necessary to make your own knowledge-based decision.

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Preparing for Pregnancy and Cultivating a Healthy Womb

Preparing for Pregnancy and Cultivating a Healthy Womb

Pregnancy is a time that inspires a woman to care for herself on a much deeper level, because of the life growing inside of her. Those nine months are a very sacred time, but we often forget how crucial it is to take that same love and attention while preparing for pregnancy.

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Holistic Pet Care

Holistic Pet Care

Just like people, pets get sick too, and our dogs and cats deserve to be taken care of in the same way that we support the health of our own bodies. I don't know about you, but I like the idea of caring for my pets when and where I can.

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Herbal Home Remedies for You and Your Loved Ones

Herbal Home Remedies for You and Your Loved Ones

We all know those moments when a sick child or loved one wakes up in the middle of the night and we have no cold medicine in the house. We have all lived that panicked moment when we have no idea what to do. Fortunately, there is so much you can do without even having to leave your house. Kitchen herbs can be used for many remedies such as herbal teas, steams, and soothing baths that can make all the difference.

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Mimi Kamp and Essences of the Desert

Mimi Kamp and Essences of the Desert

A favorite set of flower essences at CSCH is Essence of the Desert, created by Mimi Kamp, a healer based in the Sonoran desert in Arizona. Her Sonoran Desert series is composed of 12 essences, which have a common theme of transformation, specifically the transcendence of the effects of abuse and trauma. Even for those who have not experienced “abuse," as such, many challenges come with living as spiritual beings in an often challenging world.

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Bipolar II, Hypomania and Flower Essences

Bipolar II, Hypomania and Flower Essences

Flower Essences are safe energy medicines and have no interactions with any drugs or herbs; they can be added to water, meals or spritzed into the air or onto clothes. The universal nature of flower essences makes them available for both bipolar clients and the people who are around them.

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Flower Essences: A Clinical Picture

Flower Essences: A Clinical Picture

Flower essences, as described by the Flower Essence Repertory, are ‘subtle liquid extracts, generally taken in oral form, which are used to address profound issues of emotional well-being, soul development, and mind-body health.’ In simple terms, flower essences are supportive therapies for your emotional well being.

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From Apathy to Action: The Benefits of Wild Rose Flower Essence

From Apathy to Action: The Benefits of Wild Rose Flower Essence

Apathy is a state of being indifferent, disconnected, and resigned to what is. There is no passion, no opinion, and no emotion. It is a large obstacle blocking us from making positive changes in our personal health. When we become apathetic we stop engaging. Wild Rose is a flower essence that specifically addresses the apathetic state.

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9 Flower Essences for Chronic Pain

9 Flower Essences for Chronic Pain

The emotional pictures associated with chronic pain conditions are as varied as the people who live with them. However, specific patterns frequently surface, and this is where emotional therapeutics, including flower essences, may be incredibly effective aids.

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