VERBENA OFFICINALIS

  Reprinted from The Homoeopathic World, April 1931, Vol. LXVI, p.95. EDWARD BACH, M.D.   This is a remedy for those of definite spiritual advancement, who are endeavoring to live lives of altruism and services, and yet through a deficiency of some quality, such as wisdom, courage, steadfastness, tolerance, etc., are suffering as a consequence. They … Read more

COMPARATIVE DRUG SELECTION, BRYONIA ALBA

    H.B.F. JERVIS, VETERINARIAN.   This wonderful polychrest in homoeopathic medicine is very conspicuous by its absence in all allopathic materia medicas; even Finlay Dun spurns all mention of it, and I believe it was dropped from the U.S.Pharmacopoeia about the year 1905. Here is another good remedy that the old school has overlooked, and it … Read more

HOMOEOPATHIC REMEDIES FREQUENTLY INDICATED IN GASTRIC AND DUODENAL ULCERS

  Reprinted from Pacific Coast Journal of Homoeopathy, April 1931, p. 131. PAUL S. WYNE, M.D.   I will review a few of the symptoms of remedies that we use most frequently in treatment of ulcer cases:. Belladonna. The Belladonna case is seldom anaemic nor do they present catarrhal symptoms. Pain is the big symptom and … Read more

PHYSICS OF HIGH DILUTIONS

GUY BECKLEY STEARNS, M.D.   FOR. THE FOUNDATION FOR HOMOEOPATHIC RESEARCH. Scientific knowledge of the ultimate nature of matter is purely conceptual. High dilutions, which term refers here to homoeopathic high potencies above the 200th (100/200), probably represent one of the manifestations of matter in its ultimate form and they offer an unique and possible … Read more

PROVINGS OF LAC VACCINUM BUTYRACEUM

  (BUTTERMILK). From original manuscript. S.SWAN, M.D.   1871, Dec. 19th. Took one dose of 30th in evening. At 11:30 p.m., pain in bone beneath right eye, pressive as with the point of a finger. Dec. 20th. Scanty urination, slow in passing. Took a dose at eight oclock. Dec. 21st, 22d. No marked symptoms, except loose … Read more

THE RELATION OF CASE TAKING TO REPERTORY AND MATERIA MEDICA STUDY

  RAY W. SPALDING, M.D.   Organon paragraph 104, “When once the totality of the symptoms which especially characterize and define a case of disease, or in other words the image of any disease has been accurately noted down…then also the hardest work is done.”. The importance of faithful case taking is thus emphasized by Hahnemann. … Read more

A STUDY OF HOMOEOPATHIC REMEDIES IN RELATION FOR TO RHEUMATIC TROUBLES

  H.A.ROBERTS, M.D. GUAIACUM OFFICINALIS.   Guaiacum is useful in rheumatic affections, especially after the abuse of mercury; in rheumatism with contraction of tendons or fibrous tissues; in the growing pains of children; in women suffering from rheumatism when associated with ovarian and menstrual irregularities; when ther is a tendency for alternating tonsillar and rheumatic troubles. … Read more