A weekend with Miranda Castro

A weekend with Miranda Castro

Miranda Castro’s books are often people’s gateway into homeopathy. They are reliable, easy to use and comprehensive – not sure what else I would want really. And if you’re in the world of pregnancy, childbirth or those early years, then her book is irreplaceable in my...
For the cuts and bruises, and the tears

For the cuts and bruises, and the tears

The sun’s starting to come out here in Frome. My family love spending time outside. My very energetic toddler comes alive. There’s plenty of running around, and playing, and starting to learn how to use his little tricycle, and happiness, and excitement, … And...
It Worked Like Magic

It Worked Like Magic

Helen (not her real name) came to see me. She was 27 weeks pregnant with her fourth child, and her main complaint was excruciating heartburn. She had a very intense burning sensation, which got worse with things like lying on her left side and eating. She had it with...
Desert Island Remedies

Desert Island Remedies

If I was going to be stranded on a desert island, what remedies would I take? I wouldn’t stay anywhere overnight with my family without packing at least these remedies. They are definitely our frequent fliers! Aconite Apis Arnica Arsenicum Belladonna Bryonia Calc carb...
A Case of Chronic Sinusitis

A Case of Chronic Sinusitis

Sarah (not her real name) is 17 years old, and for the last couple of years kept on getting ill with sinusitis. She’d had lots of time off school, and has missed out on many things going on with her friends. Every few months she’d get very severe pain in her eyes,...