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Beyond Antibotics

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Doctors and parents expose how vaccines are crippling our children;
Dr. David Ayoub, M.D. lectures on Vaccines, Mercury, Autism and other disease

Dr. Allan Somersall M.D - "To raise glutathione levels is to reduce premature oxidation, to quench destructive free radicals and help detoxify the poisons inside each cell when it needs to. Only Immunocal is clinically proven to do that in a safe, effective and convenient way."

How Immunocal Can Raise Glutathione GSH Level in Our Cells and Optimize The Immune System

The Truth About the Drug Companies: How They Deceive Us and What to Do About "The medical establishment works closely with the drug multinationals whose main objective is profits, and whose worst nightmare would be an epidemic of good health. Lots of drugs MUST be sold. In order to achieve this, anything goes: lies, fraud, and kickbacks. Doctors are the principal salespeople of the drug companies." Guylaine Lanctot, M.D.

Side Effects or Flu Vaccine, H1N1, and Tamiflu Drug Dangerous Side Effects or Flu Vaccine, and Flu Drugs

NFL cheerleader suffers brain damage after getting flu shot (watch the video). Medical doctors warning about dangerous side effects of flu vaccine and flu drug.

Re-awaken Your Body's Healing Power With Marine Phytoplankton, Mother's Nature's Milk From the Ocean Dr. Jerry Tennant, M.D. says that marine phytoplankton contains almost everything one needs to sustain life and to restore health by providing the raw materials to make new cells that function normally. These nutrients improve mental function, and memory. They reduce depression, harmful effects of stress, and mood swings. Profound Life-Giving Properties of Marine Phytoplankton

Edible clay therapy The Native Americans call it "Ee-Wah-Kee meaning"The-Mud-That-Heals." In addition to the role it plays as a potent detoxifier, therapeutic clay has also been used extensively in the treatment of pain, open wounds, colitis, diarrhea, hemorrhoids, stomach ulcers, intestinal problems, acne, anemia, and a variety of other health issues. more

Healing Teas Teas Are One of The Most Effective Ways to Benefit from Nature's Healing Herbs

Teas can help fight depression and anxiety, heal skin conditions and gastrointestinal disorders, regulate hormone imbalances, improve your sex life, prevent illness, and help you heal faster. Many diseases and conditions for which we turn to modern medicine can also be treated naturally with healing herbs. These treatments can be safer, less expensive and possibly even more effective than traditional methods.

Green Pharma Dr. Myklebust, MD: "Teas are rich in antioxidants called polyphenols which are plant chemicals that may help prevent cancer, heart disease, and other diseases"

Magnesium Therapy

Magnesium Therapyy: Magnesium helps maintain normal muscle and nerve function, keeps heart rhythm steady, and bones strong - "Magnesium deficiency can affect virtually every organ system of the body. With regard to skeletal muscle, one may experience twitches, cramps, muscle tension, muscle soreness, including back aches, neck pain, tension headaches and jaw joint (TMJ) dysfunction." Dr. Sidney Baker

Natural Stem Cell Enhancers

Natural Stem Cell Enhancers

The first natural plant-based stem cells have shown to trigger the release of millions of adult stem cells from the bone marrow very quickly. These stem cells can then migrate and attach to any cells, tissue, bone, muscle, cartilage, organ anywhere in the body needing repair.

Parasites Infections in Humans and Animals

truth behind the AIDS propaganda
AIDS/HIV/AZT: truth behind the propaganda

Detoxification comes in many forms and refers to many different programs that cleanse the body of toxins. Chemicals and Toxins Are The Primary Cause of Illness, Disease and Obesity. Detoxification comes in many forms and refers to many different programs that cleanse the body of toxins. Detoxification for Optimum Health

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In part 1: my testimonial how I healed my lifelong eczema naturally. Common causes of eczema are allergies secondary to digestive disorders, immune deficiencies, genetic metabolic disorders such as the inability to produce GLA-gamma linoleic acid, a key component in the structure of cell membranes and nutritional deficiencies. Eczema is an inflammation of the skin, usually associated with blisters, thickening, crusting, scaling and itching. There are different types of eczema depending on their causes, and where they occur on the body. You are currently inpart 2 of the eczema article. click here for healing eczema naturally part 1

Essential fatty acids (EFAs) are believed to be involved in the etiology of atopic disease
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition April, 2003;77(4):943-51 (Free Full Text Article)

It is thought that essential fatty acids (EFAs) play a role in the development of atopic disease. Linoleic acid (LA), part of the n-6 EFA series, is derived from food and subsequently converted into gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) and longer-chain polyenes (LCPs) such as dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid (DGLA) and arachidonic acid (AA). Although LCPs of the n-3 EFA series can be derived from alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), the major source of n-3 LCPs is food. Studies have found higher concentrations of LA and lower concentrations of LCPs in the blood of patients with atopic dermatitis (eczema). Additionally, newborns with a family history of atopic disease have been found to have lower concentrations of n-6 LCP in umbilical cord blood prior to developing atopic disease (AD).

Dr. Mercola - "One of the first things that can be done if the child is breastfeeding is to have the mother switch from pasteurized milk to real, raw milk. Pasteurized milk is damaged and can easily contribute to major immune and skin dysfunctions in the breastfed child. You can read the links below for further information on the dangers of pasteurized milk. Next it will be helpful for the breast-feeding mother to stop all gluten products. Gluten is frequently a major contributing factor to these types of skin rashes. If the child is eating foods, then all grains should be avoided. Iexpand on the reasons for this in Chapter 2 of my new book, Dr. Mercola’s Total Health Cookbook and Program. Ideally, the infant should be breastfed. If he/she is on formula, all soy formula needs to be stopped immediately. Most commercial infant formula is close to junk and should also be stopped. If breastfeeding is not an option, you can use raw milk to produce a healthy infant formula. (danger of soy formula). After the milk and grain issues are addressed, you can modulate the mediators of inflammation, prostaglandins, by providing the correct substrates for their formation. This means providing beneficial omega-3 fish oil. The dose is 1 ml for every 10 pounds of body weight. As the above study shows there is also some benefit for providing an essential omega-6 fat like GLA. This can be obtained inexpensively from borage oil, but my favorite is the more expensive primrose oil. One can use from 500 to 2600 mg of the Evening Primrose oil. Exposure to sunlight on the affected skin is also frequently of benefit. Often, the above combination is fabulously successful for eliminating eczema. I have seen quite a few children who suffered from bleeding rashes from head to foot and had been to the top pediatric university dermatologists in Chicago. I don’t believe there is one child that we have not been able to help with this problem. They all seem to respond amazingly well to the above protocol."

Note: Flaxseed oil also played a big role in healing my eczema

The chia seed is one of the richest source of omega-3 oil and other essential nutrients for a healthy skin. They were the power food of the ancient Aztecs. According to Spanish manuscripts, the Aztecs ate the Chia seeds to improve their endurance - they called it their "running food" because messengers could purportedly run all day on just a handful. more



Water The Great Healer and Detoxifier! Water therapy has been used for centuries to heal the sick. Hydro- and hydrothermal therapy are traditional methods of treatment that have been used for the treatment of disease and injury by many cultures, including those of ancient Rome, China, and Japan. Water therapy has been around for centuries. The ancient Greeks took therapeutic baths. Water is an important ingredient in the traditional Chinese and Native American healing systems. more

F. Batmanghelidj, M.D. - "Every function inside the body is regulated by and depends on water. Water must be available to carry vital elements, oxygen, hormones, and chemical messengers to all parts of the body. Without sufficient water to wet all parts equally, some more remote parts of the body will not receive the vital elements that water supplies. Water is also needed to carry toxic waste away from the cells. In fact, there are at least 50 reasons why the body needs sufficient water on a regular, everyday basis. Without sufficient water to constantly wet all parts, your body's drought-management system kicks into action. The histamine-directed chemical messenger systems are activated to arrange a new, lower quota of water for the drought-stricken areas. When histamine and its subordinate "drought managers" come across pain-sensing nerves, they cause pain. This is what I discovered in my research that I mentioned earlier."

Benefits of Alkaline, Ionized Water, by Dr. Hidemitsu Hayashi, M.D.
Water has the ability to attract and accumulate bio-energy. It also stores an energy memory of harmful or helpful vibrations to which it was exposed in the past. Chlorinated tap water is polluted with non-biological chemicals and negative energy imprints. It is also devoid of bio-energy and so may be regarded as being badly polluted as well as 'dead'. Alkaline living water is regarded by a growing number of health care professionals as the best water to drink and is listed as a medical device in Japan for the treatment of degenerative diseases.

Joseph M. Price, MD - Chlorine is the greatest crippler and killer of modern times. It is an insidious poison."

Albert Schatz, Ph.D - "Fluoridation is the greatest fraud that has ever been perpetrated and it has been perpetrated on more people than any other fraud has." Professor Albert Schatz, Ph.D. (Microbiology), Discoverer of streptomycin and Nobel Prize Winner

Matthew Silver, MD - "An associate in her early fifties who had suffered for many years from the toxic effects of chlorine poisoning from inhaling vapors from an over-chlorinated swimming pool. This had resulted in many severe health challenges including extreme chronic fatigue and breathing difficulty that kept her housebound and dependent on oxyn. Even minimal exertion led to extreme shortness of breath. After just three days of drinking glyconutrients, she reported that all of her symptoms improved dramatically and that she was able to leave her house without oxygen and work in her garden, which she had not been able to do in years." The sugars found on all Glyconutrients (saccharides) also address the workings of the brain and nervous system – from memory and sleep to anxiety and depression.

Safe, toxin-free, Ionized, Energized, Drinking Water helps to naturally flush toxins and acidic waste from the body and is a powerful antioxidant. Ionized Water makes more oxygen available to our cells than distilled, reverse osmosis, filtered only, bottled or tap water and is the best possible drinking water. "Disease and early death is more likely to be seen with the long term drinking of purified water. Avoid it except in special circumstances." Zoltan P. Rona M.D



Chemicals and Toxins Are The Primary Cause of Illness, Disease and Obesity
Substances that are toxic to our bodies come at us from all directions: the air we breathe, the food we eat, the water we drink, the cleaning products we use, and the metabolic waste produced inside us. Toxins build-up in the body contribute to premature aging and chronic and degenerative diseases. Dr. Steve Nugent, the past president of the American Naturopathic Medical Association, reported recently that "in the typical American home there are more toxins inside the home than outside the home! Your cells actually contain over 400 new toxins that didn't even exist 45 years ago and we are losing the battle against toxins!" It's a fact. There are increasing amounts of toxins and chemical agents in the water we drink, the food we eat and the air we breathe - they all contribute to the breakdown in cellular communication and disease. more


Sunlight For Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)

Eczema, atopic dermatitis, is a common skin disease that usually arises in childhood, runs a relapsing and remitting course, frequently persists into adult life, and can result in significant discomfort.

Emollients and topical steroids form the basis of treatment, but response is often incomplete. Patients with atopic eczema often report improvement after sun exposure, and results from a series of studies suggest that ultraviolet B (UVB; wavelength 280-315 nm), ultraviolet A (UVA; 315-400 nm), and combined UVA-UVB are effective treatments.

Narrow-band ultraviolet B (UVB) is frequently used for psoriasis, and open studies suggest that this phototherapy might improve atopic eczema. Previous studies have shown that high dose UVA1 (340-400 nm) is as effective as moderately potent topical steroids for acute, severe atopic eczema. However, special irradiation devices, which are only available in specialist centers, are needed for this type of treatment.

A narrow-band (311 nm) UVB fluorescent lamp (TL01, Philips, Utrecht, Netherlands) has been developed that is effective in the treatment of psoriasis. Results of open, uncontrolled studies suggest that narrow-band UVB phototherapy might improve chronic, severe adult atopic eczema.

The researchers provided 12 weeks of this type of UV treatment for atopic dermatitis and noted improvements disease activity seen during treatment and were maintained 3 months after phototherapy had been stopped. The type of UVA fluorescent lamp that we used is typical of lamps available in most sunbeds in UK and is widely used for psoralen photochemotherapy.
Lancet June 23, 2001; 357: 2012-16

DR. MERCOLA'S COMMENT:

I thought that this was an important piece of science that documented the value of UV light, which is a normal part of sunlight that most people avoid like the plague, as they believe it causes cancer.However, We need sunshine to stay healthy. If we don't get a regular dose of sunshine our health will suffer. I am fully convinced that the reason most of us get sick more in the winter is that our sunshine exposure is decreased. One should not have excessive exposure, however, as that is dangerous.One should be outside for one hour a day, if at all possible. There are 1500 wavelengths of light that will hit your retina and supply you with an essential component of staying healthy.

Now, I don't want people to believe that I am advocating sunlight or UV treatments as the exclusive treatment for eczema. I have taken care of many infants with severe eczema. Some of them have have been quite severe and been to the top pediatric hospitals in Chicago without relief. They were basically one bleeding rash from head to toe.We have been able to help the vast majority of these infants with a simple strategy. Most of the improvement is related to cleaning up the diet and optimizing essential fatty acids.

Following the food choice program and supplementing with large amounts of a high quality evening primrose oil and a teaspoon of cod liver oil per day seems to help most of these severely affected children.

More on the health benefit of sunlight


THE ITCH THAT CANNOT BE SCRATCHED
Understanding Eczema and Psoriasis for a practitioner.
Brian Knight © 2005

When exploring the nature of skin disease, particularly eczema and psoriasis, by investigating the underlying genetic origin of skin problems, the effect of miasm emerges as a major catalyst. The role of miasms in creating and maintaining skin diseases is crucial to a more holistic understanding encompassing the physical, emotional, and biochemical factors contributing to these diseases. Whilst miasms cannot be eliminated by any physical means, empirical evidence suggests that they can be deactivated through homeopathic and herbal treatments, as well as dietary management, individually tailored to the needs of the client.

The principle supporting this type of treatment for skin disease emerges from understanding the essential triggers of skin problems and working with clients to develop remedies that more substantially address the issues, rather than just treating the surface symptoms. Miasms are intrinsically linked to the genetic programming of the individual and are part of the subtle structures attached to our DNA. Miasms are like shadows forming the background in the multiple reflections of a hall of mirrors. These reflections of the shadow cast by the original point of the reflection are part of the genetic blueprint passed on to future generations to resolve. The word miasm means a ‘cloud or fog in the being’ and they were first introduced into the theory of homeopathy by Hahnemann in 1828. Miasms are constitutional weaknesses created by either a personal or ancestral suppression of a disease. Everyone’s genetic structure contains miasmic imprints and Hahnemann considered psora to be the primary miasm – ‘an itch that could not be scratched’ - that is to say, an itch that was originally suppressed by a grandparent will be transferred down the genetic lineage for someone else to attempt to scratch.

Often the most obvious miasms are those that distress the skin, as the first thing we notice about someone is their appearance, yet what is often not acknowledged is that a skin problem is the external reflection of an internal problem. What is also not often recognized, particularly in Western medicine, is that all skin problems have an emotional stress at their core. There are three basic miasms affecting the integumentary system; psora, syphilinum and sycosis – a combination is tuberculinum being the most predominate in my experience. Miasms lie dormant in a person’s genetic makeup until a pre-encoded trigger is activated by the occurrence of something contraindicated to that individual’s maintenance of well-being. These triggers are most commonly a trauma or intervention of some kind that affects the person’s physical, mental and/or emotional status.

Prime triggers are invasive assaults on the immune system like immunizations and ingested substances that stress the body. Drugs, like antibiotics or corticoids, are also one of the biggest triggers for miasms. If using the metaphor of a jack-in-the-box, the miasm lies contained and dormant inside its box of genetic encoding, primed and ready on its highly tensioned spring, until something triggers the catch; like an unnecessary and unwelcomed jab from a hypodermic needle assaulting a new born baby’s immune system with a Hep B inoculation, for instance. This invasive assault triggers the catch, freeing the miasm to leap out of its containment and make an often dramatic appearance in the person’s life, by way of a physical ailment, or in the case of the new born, possibly even death.


Steroids - Cortisone in Skin Condition

In Western medicine, cortisone is the most common treatment for skin ailments. The ingestion of cortisone or the application of cortisone cream begins the vicious cycle of degeneration. Cortisone actually compromises skin integrity and suppresses the body’s natural ability to heal. Skin, being the largest organ of the human physiology, is fundamentally linked to all systems of the body. The use of cortisone, whether external or internal, causes adrenal depletion and thus the domino effect begins, eventually forcing the reactions into the lungs – the internal skin of the body. Western medicine focuses so predominantly on the symptoms of a disease and rarely addresses the core issues, especially in the case of a miasmic response.

An important step in initiating the healing process is to offer the client the opportunity to understand that their skin condition is their body’s way of expressing unresolved emotions through their skin. By assisting the client to connect with and acknowledge these emotions and encouraging them to verbalize their feelings, the body can begin to heal. Cleansing the large intestine and then the liver and gall bladder with herbal support and dietary management to avoid the triggers, as well as implementing ways to neutralize the stress that triggers the underlying emotional response, are key strategies in the health regime. The practitioner’s prime focus is to first inform the client of the process involved and then to fully open the miasm with homeopathic support. If the life force and immune system of the client are low, then it is very important to support the blood chemistry with appropriate foods and herbals. In particular, the reduction of stress will assist the miasm to deactivate.

Applying natural creams to sooth the ailment, whilst being supportive, should not be relied on as the only source of treatment. However, using a non-mineral based aqueous cream that will not suppress the ailment, can offer great local relief for the problem. The use of petrochemical based creams like sorbaline is definitely not recommended, as these cause even more problems in the long run. A very soothing cream can be produced by using a base of 50% purified water blended with coco butter and oils, especially those containing essential fatty acids such as flax seed, linseed, and evening primrose; plus coconut, avocado, wheat germ, and rosehip as well as vegetable glycerin with grape seed oil extract for preserving the cream. Dry skin is an indication of general dehydration and the applications of skin preparations alone, whilst being supportive and soothing, will not resolve the problem. If the cause of the dehydration is simply due to not drinking enough water, this can be a result of self-punishing behavior due to a lack of self-esteem and other associated issues. Other issues of dehydration can involve the adrenals, kidneys and thyroid, as well as other systems, and have a more involved physical inter-relationship.

Far from being a wonder drug 'cure all', steroids cannot cure one single condition. All they do is suppress your body's ability to express a normal response. In a few instances, this type of suppression will give the body a chance to heal itself. But more often, the effect is immediate, devastating and permanent damage. And we are only now realizing just how quickly damage can occur. Despite what doctors say, that steroids only have side effects after many years of use, there is no such thing as a safe dose.

Studies show that steroids cause permanent, debilitating effects after a single dosage. 'Steroids are probably the most sleazy of modern day medications,' says John Mills, former professor of medicine at the University of California, San Francisco and chief of infectious diseases at San Francisco General Hospital.


Dr. Douglas Willen - "It took a colleague of mine over 9 months to convince me to use glyconutrient supplementation in my practice and I only tried it because I had a case that was chronic and extremely difficult, a 7-year old girl with horrible eczema over her entire body, and I was getting nowhere using all my tried and true protocols. Not to mention the fact that this little girl was my daughter's best friend! Well, the glyconutrients proved to be the missing link in that case... Her rapid recovery really got my attention! I began doing the research and the reading on this subject and was incredibly impressed with the science backing these products. Four out of the last eight Nobel Prize winners won their prizes because of their research in this area called glycobiology, and thousands of new research papers are published each year in the field. Needless to say, I have continued to use this type of nutrition in my practice since." Learn more about glyconutrients
Fish oils and psoriasis symptoms

SHEFFIELD, UNITED KINGDOM. - Medical doctors at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital have just released the results of a clinical trial designed to evaluate the effects of oral supplementation with fish oils in the treatment of psoriasis. The 28 patients involved in the trial had all been diagnosed with chronic psoriasis. They were randomized into two groups with one group receiving 10 fish oil capsules (containing 1.8 grams of EPA) and the other group receiving 10 olive oil capsules every day for the duration of the 12-week trial. After 8 weeks of treatment there was a significant reduction in itching, erythema and scaling in the fish oil group and a trend towards a decrease in the surface area of skin affected by the disease. No significant changes occurred in the placebo group. The researchers conclude that fish oil supplementation is useful in the treatment of psoriasis particularly when itching is a major problem. Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), a major component of fish oils, is known to dampen the adverse effects of leukotrienes and has been proven to have significant anti-inflammatory effects. Bittiner, S.B., et al. A double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial of fish oil in psoriasis. The Lancet, February 20, 1988, pp. 378-80

Fish oil and margarine don't go together - ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA. Fish oil supplements containing EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid) have an anti-inflammatory effect and may benefit people suffering from rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis. This beneficial effect is significantly reduced when the diet is high in linoleic acid. A seven week controlled experiment involving 30 male volunteers was recently completed in Australia. The participants were given 1.6 gram EPA and 0.32 gram DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) daily. Half the volunteers were kept on a diet high in linoleic acid by using margarine as a spread and polyunsaturated oils for cooking. The other half used butter and olive oil which are low in linoleic acid. The experiment clearly showed that the incorporation of fish oil is enhanced by a diet containing butter and fish oil. Margarine and polyunsaturated oils had an inhibiting effect and should therefore be excluded from the diet in order to obtain maximum benefit from fish oil. Cleland, Leslie G., et al. Linoleate inhibits EPA incorporation from dietary fish-oil supplements in human subjects. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 55, February 1992, pp. 395-99

Topically applied fish oil alleviates psoriasis - BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA. Itching, scaling, and erythema (abnormal flushing of the skin) are common features of psoriasis, a fairly common skin disorder. One of the main characteristics of psoriasis is an increased concentration of arachidonic acid and its metabolite, leukotriene B4, in and around psoriatic plaque. It is well-established that fish oils suppress the formation of leukotriene B4 so researchers at the University of Buenos Aires Faculty of Medicine decided to investigate whether topical application of fish oil to skin areas affected by psoriasis would alleviate the symptoms. Their clinical trial involved 25 patients with psoriasis who were randomly assigned to apply either fish oil or liquid paraffin to their psoriatic plaques and leave them covered for 6 hours overnight under an occlusive dressing. The treatment was repeated daily for a 4-week period. Fish oil proved highly effective in reducing scaling (severity of scaling went from an average rating of 2.91 to 0.32 on a scale from 0 to 4), plaque thickness (from a rating of 2.21 to 0.52), and erythema (from a rating of 2.71 to 0.90). Itching was not relieved by the fish oil treatment. The 4-week liquid paraffin treatment was also effective in reducing erythema, but was significantly inferior to the fish oil treatment in reducing scaling and had no significant effect on itching or plaque thickness. Both treatments were well accepted by the patients and the researchers conclude that they are both clinically effective with the fish oil treatment being superior to the paraffin treatment. Escobar, S.O., et al. Topical fish oil in psoriasis: a controlled and blind study. Clinical and Experimentology Dermatology, Vol. 17, 1992, pp. 159-62

Fish Oil: The Natural Anti-inflammatory
by Joseph Maroon, Ph.D.

Did you know that the root cause of serious chronic diseases such as heart disease, Alzheimer's disease, cancer, arthritis, and asthma has been identified as chronic inflammation? Although numerous studies have confirmed these findings, few physcians are aware of or consider the fact that the battle against inflammation is at the forefront of the fight for health and well-being of the global population. Authors Joseph Maroon and Jeffrey Bost have set out to reverse that trend with "Fish Oil: The Natural Anti-Inflammatory."Ultra-Refined Fish Oil

Pharmaceujtical companies have spent billions of dollars in an attempt to understand the bio-chemistry of inflammation. Unfortunately, pharmaceutical anit-inflammatories such as Celebrex, Vioxx, and Bextra have been shown to greatly increase the risk of heart attack, stroke, and uncontrollable gastric hemorrhage, with potentially fatal consequences. Is there a safer alternative? Absolutiely! The answer lies in the power of the omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil, undeniably the most under-recognized and also the most petent natural anti-inflammatory available. With compelling arguments and the results of thousands of clinical studies to support them. the uathors explain in plain and simple terms; How the inflammation process works and how it can evolve into a chroninc condition that is the cause of many diseases; How fatty acids work in the body; Why supplementtion with omega-3 fatty acids can restore the body's balance and mitigate the effects of inflmmatory factors; and why fish oil is the best source of omega-3 fatty acids, and how to identify good-quality fish oil supplements.

Joseph C Maroon. M.D.,is a professor and vice chairman of the Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He is also a Heindl Scholar in Neuroscience as well as the team neurosurgeon to the world-champion Pittsburgh Steelers. His publications numbr more than 250, and he is a reviewer on five medical journals and an editorial board member of "Neurological Research." Jeffrey Bost is a neurosurgical physician assistant and clinical instructor in the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He has coauthored many presentations, articles, and grants exploring the use of omega-3 fatty acids.

Fish oils reduce psoriasis symptoms / Topically applied fish oil alleviates psoriasis



What Caused my Eczema when I was a Baby?

I wasn't born with eczema. According to my research, I believe that 3 factors played a role in causing my eczema when I was about one year old:

  • I was never breastfed and I was probably allergic to cow's milk infant formula.
  • It was a result of childhood vaccination.
  • I suffered emotional and physical trauma from motherly neglect and abuse.
Here's what played a major role in the cure of my eczema:

Homeopathy In the process of having played a crucial role in curing my eczema by stimulating my body's own immune defence system and natural healing force, homeopathy also restored my overall health on the mental, emotional and physical level and on a deep constitutional level. Learn more about homeopathy

Learn what homoeopathy can do specifically for skin diseases such as Vitiligo (Leukoderma), Eczema, Pyoderma, Warts and Dermatitis click here to view pictures

Optimum Health through Natural Hygiene Lifestyle

I have become a Natural Hygienist by necessity to regain my health. It has saved my life and I couldn't live a happy, healthy life without it anymore! Natural Hygiene holds that the one cause of all disease is the toxic saturation at the cellular level of the bodily tissues, bloodstream, and fluids brought on by the depletion of Nerve Energy reserves through wrong living habits. This state of self-poisioning is alternately termed "Auto-Intoxication," "Toxicosis," and "Toxemia."

The incredible Healing Properties of Living (Raw) Foodsand Juice
"Most human illnesses and diseases are due to a deficiency of vital nutrients. When you supply your body with the proper nutrients, in a form that your body can use, it knows how to repair itself!" The American Living Foods Institute

The Miracle of Wheatgrass or Barleygrass Juice
Wheatgrass juice also played a major part in the healing of my eczema and improving my overall health and vitality. It is one of the most powerful detoxifier I have used. I can't imagine my life without it anymore.

Essential Oils: omega 3 fatty acids
My body experienced a severe deficiency of essential fatty acids, mainly the omega 3 fatty acids which are found in abundance in fish oil and flaxseed oil. I started taking 2 to 3 tablespoons of flaxoil everyday. I also introduced Borage oil (as Flax/Borage oil combination) and one tablespoon of Evening Primrose Oil to my diet. My eczema could not experience a lasting cure until this deficiency was remedied.

Eczema: an autoimmune disease - modulating the immune system

Immune system disorders fall into two broad categories:

  1. Immunodeficiency - when the immune system does not recognize invaders as being undesirable and therefore does not mobilize to destroy them.
  2. Autoimmunity (self-destruction) - when the immune system fails to recognize 'self' as friendly and mounts an attack on itself." Explaining Autoimmune Disease by David Isenberg, PhD and John Morrow, PhD
Duane Townsend, MD - "Transfer Factor helps to modulate the immune system." (autoimmunity - over-active immune system)

Auto-Immune Urine Therapy
I'm not quite sure how big of a role Urine Therapy played in the cure of my eczmea. I have read that many people achieved a complete cure of their eczema/psoriasis with Urine Therapy.

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Detoxifying the blood

Detoxification is a normal body process of eliminating or neutralizing toxins through the colon, liver, kidneys, lungs, lymph and skin.

Naturopaths who hold that illness can be healed by the natural processes of the body are the most vigorous supporters of detoxification, since they believe that the primary cause of disease is the accumulation of uneliminated wastes. When the body's natural cleansing systems are no longer up to the task, proponents of detoxification say everyone should detoxify at some point.

Detoxification Methods - Learn about the various types of detoxification methods used: fasting, urine therapy, homeopathy, wheatgrass juice, rawfood, therapeutic clays, and other natural methods. more


Alteratives / Blood Purifiers

Alteratives are herbs which alter (purify) the blood. Most herbs for blood purification promote the cleaning action of the spleen, liver, kidneys and bowels. These herbs should be used over a long period of time, allowing gradual detoxification of the entire blood stream which in turn, will improve digestion, assimilation and glandular secretions. Bad habits and poor diet must be corected to remove the cause of the toxicity of the blood. Infections, cancer, arthritis and skin disease are some of the diseases caused by impure blood.



Testimonial: healing seborrheic dermatitis and eczema with Evening Primrose Oil
Friday 11/02/2001
Name: Jane Drake
From: Auburn, AL, USA
Email address: drakeej@auburn.edu

I read your personal story with great empathy. About 6 years ago I was diagnosed with seborrheic dermatitis on my face and eczema on my hands. The "dermy" said they were two totally different things. But I noticed when one would improve the other would and vise versa. That began my search for answers. I just knew it had something to do with nutrition. I FOUND answers...the same ones you found; it has to do with Leaky Gut Syndrome and lack of essential fatty acids. It took me years of research...mostly on the internet... to find that out. I wish I had come across your web site or Edgar Cayce's information. I didn't find either as I was searching the internet for answers. But eventually, I got a clue that led me to the answers and have healed myself.

You say you haven't gotten total relief yet, therefore I want to share what my experience revealed to me in hopes it might be of help to you and others. I could see a direct relationship to taking Evening Primrose Oil...within 20-30 minutes the redness and stinging would be reduced. I knew I was on the right track and I took EPO (the one that seemed to have the most effect on me) along with some other fatty acids for over a year and got lots of improvement but did not totally get rid of the rough and peeling skin which flaked off continually. So I decided to start increasing my dose of EPO.

Over quite a few months...maybe another year...I gradually increased from 3 pills, twice a day to 12 pills morning and evening and 6 more at lunch. It took a while but eventually all signs of the red, burning, peeling, flaking skin went away. I maintained that dose for a while and then started experimenting with a gradual reduction. I thought perhaps I had depleted my supply of fatty acids by following such a strict no fat diet for several years. I thought perhaps there was a need to overload with EPO and then to seek to reduce the doseage to find the proper level for maintainence. This seemed to be the case. I reduced gradually down to 2 pills morning and evening and I can even skip a dose every now and then without ill effect. I noticed that your dosages were quite small compared to mine. You can do what you will with my information, but it took a great deal more than your dosage to get me well.

I felt compelled to share that with you in hopes it might be of use to you, after reading about your courageous struggle. Bear in mind, it took two years to get the result I was looking for, after I had previously done 2 years of research to find our what might help. It does not happen overnight. I'm sure you, of all people realize that. I've tried to share this information with several people and it seems to fall on deaf ears. I hope, after your similar experience you will be interested in my experience. I only share in hopes of helping anyone who is suffering. My case was not nearly as bad as yours. I cannot imagine the agony you endured. Bless you and I hope what I have said will be of use to you.

Incidentally, After being on the fatty acids for a while, My cholesterol results amazed my doctors; LDL 95, HDL 109 and Triglicerides 49. For a comparison, the normal reading for LDL, so I was told, should be under 200, for HDL, below 130 and triglicerides 200 or below. I credit my Abnormally good reading to the fatty acids, especially the EPO. more about Evening Primrose Oil



Testimonial of improving eczema in an infant with Grapefruit Seed Extract
September 17, 2002
From Jennifer Johnson in Kansas, USA

When I wrote to you before, we were in dire straights! I held my son 24 hours/day because his skin was all open and covered with eczema. Just four days ago, I started to give my son Grapefruit seed extract and i am seeing an amazing difference. When he scratches, today I have been putting some Apricot Kernel oil mixed with a drop of the Grapefruit seed extract on the area . Now, he hardly has any open areas and the areas that he scratches heal very quick (only in the last four days have I seen this so dramatically). After I have treated him with the extract for a while, I plan to start him back on Flax/ Borage/ Evening Primrose oil and probiotics. I am also not current on his immunizations because I feel that they could very well have triggered all of this nonsense. Anyway, thanks again for the site. It's nice to see someone with personal experience with the disease who is so diligent about reporting any findings. We have that in common.


Detoxifying Herbal Treatment
This is a record of my personal internal herbal and oil treatment and cleansing program


Adding Seaweed and Healing Clay to my diet and my bathwater has done wonders for my skin!

Marine Plants To Boost Immunity and Detoxify
Thalassotherapy ( healing with sea water) may be more than 100 years old, but it also may be the healthiest and more results-oriented way of treating skin. The cells of marine algae concentrate the minerals found in ocean water. In particular, salts and iodine, both of which the body needs to stay healthy by helping it to cleanse, tone as well as stimulate circulation. The gelatinous nature of seaweed helps the minerals contained within penetrate the skin, allowing minerals to permeate the skin’s outer layers safely without carrying with them toxins that can be harmful to the skin's lower layers. In turn, aiding new cells at that first level of production and working with them as they reach the different stages in their 27-day cycle of life, the goal is to reach the final stage at the epidermis with skin looking as healthy and natural as it possibly can.

Sea Vegetables (Spirulina - kelp - Chlorella) have been acknowledged as a detoxifyer, a balanced nourishment and a miraculous healing plant. Sea vegetables are one of the richest sources of minerals in the vegetable kingdom as they have ready access to the abundance of minerals found in the ocean.
Thalassotherapy comes from the Greek word thalassos, or sea, and is a treatment system using fresh heated seawater which induces an exchange of minerals and toxins between the blood and the water. It is extremely popular in Europe, especially France. As with thermal spas, thalassotherapy centres benefit those with certain medical conditions such as arthritis and eczema.

Eczema Cured With Pascalite Clay
Bentonite and Pascalite Clays rich in vital organic minerals and trace elements are some of the most effective natural detoxifying agents available. I use clay in my bath water along wit the algae and I added it to my food and drinking water.

Nell Coates of Amboy, Washington, explained in her letter of [ sic. ] how Pascalite cured he psoriasis: Her doctors said there was "no know cure for it and gave me a list of things to purchase." After getting home and thinking about it, she decided it was too expensive for something that wouldn't work anyway. Instead she ordered a pound of Pascalite, mixed it with water to make a thick paste and applied this to the spots. When it dried, she washed it off with warm water, applied peroxide with a cotton ball, rinsed this off and held a 250 watt light close enough that the heat dried it. At night she applied the past and wrapped her legs in plastic and let it dry more gradually. She began this treatment in May of 1970 and continued through to August - by then she didn't have even a scar left."

Can amalgam fillings in your teeth cause eczema?
Read this amazing testimonial of a complete recovery of severe eczema after removing amalgam fillings from teeth

Can Your Fluoridated and Chlorinated City Water Cause Eczema?
Read the testimonials of people who have cured cases of eczema by protecting themselves from these toxic waters.

The Quinton Plasma
In 1904, the biologist Rene Quinton published his work that firmly and scientifically established the therapeutic virtues of sea water, also called 'Marine Plasma'. In his monumental book "L'eau de mer, milieu organique" ("Sea Water, organic medium") he established scientifically the organic relationship that exists between sea water and blood plasma. He expounded therein the hypothesis that the primordial living cell came from the marine environment, the ocean.
Testimonials of eczema/psoriasis cured with the Quinton Plasma

Eat Right for Your Type
by Peter J., Dr. D'Adamo

A testimonial on Fri, 3 Dec 1999, from Angela Jones

I have had Psoriasis and eczema for 15 years and I have tried everything the doctors have prescribed but of course the psoriasis always came back after "treatment". Then about a year ago I read the book "Eat right for Your Type" and I am a changed person. My skin is clearer than it has ever been

A friend of mine completely cured his severe psoriasis with a special oil mixture imported from South Africa. You can email Josh Whealer if you have a question and mention that you got his email address from Shirley.

External "Treatments" to soothe dermatitis
This info was sent to me. I have not personally experience any results whatsoever with external treatment. My cure came from within.

Leaky Gut Syndromes: Breaking the Vicious Cycle

Natural herbal remedies for eczema and psoriasis
for external or internal usage

Free E-book
Healing from the Hive' In this book, Rita Elkins discusses how bee products can aid healing: boost immunity and slow the aging process; enhances mood and reduces stress; balances and regulates body systems and hormones; suppresses cravings and unhealthy appetite, moderates body weight; rebuild bones, tissue and muscle as well as increasing energy and stamina. Learn more about Bee Pollen's Medical Miracles

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Understanding Suppression and The Healing Process

Understanding The Healing process

When toxins build up inside the body and when the liver, kidney, and lymphatic system are overloaded and unable to detoxify, the skin, which is the largest eliminative organ comes to the rescue to help eliminate toxins in the form of eruptions such as eczema/psoriasis. This approach to healing skin diseases is very different from the experience I had with using cortisone (steroids) for 9 years. Anti-inflammatory drugs taken internally or topically merely SUPPRESS skin symptoms without addressing the CAUSE of the problem. In addition, the cortisone caused many nasty side effects such as making me irritable, tired, depressed, and making me susceptible to recurring infections.

The Healing Process

  • You may feel worse... before you begin to feel better The Road To Better Health may begin with a Healing Crisis
  • What exactly is a healing crisis? --- Removing the Underlining Cause of disease v/s Suppression of Symptoms
  • Learn more about how your body is capable of healing itself once proper conditions are provided
  • Identify and Treat the Causes of Diseases: Underlying causes of illness and disease must be identified and removed before complete recovery can occur. click to learn about the healing process
TRUE HEALING ALWAYS OCCURS FROM WITHIN
When internal organs begin to function properly they clean the blood efficiently. A beautiful healthy looking skin is only the reflection of a healthy well functioning body with a clean blood and internal organs that can perform their job.

HEALING CYCLES
When I studied homeopathy and natural hygiene I learned that healing occurs in cycle instead of a straight steady line. I have experienced these healing cycles personally with my eczema. This means that the body may experience numerous "relapses" or "ups and downs" during a healing period but in each "down cycle" the symptoms are less severe and of a shorter duration. The "up cycles" or improvements on the other hand are more apparent, of a longer duration and the healing is experience on a deeper level, meaning that the whole person feel or function better has more energy or stamina, a clearer mind, etc. (not just symptoms improving).

Learn more about the healing crisis

Hering’s Law of Cure Constantine Hering was a German Homeopath who emigrated to the U.S. in the 1830's. He observed that healing occurs in a consistent pattern. He described this pattern in the form of three basic laws which homeopaths can use to recognize that healing is occurring. This pattern has been recognized by acupuncturists for hundreds of years and is also used by practitioners of herbalism and other healing disciplines.

According to the first of Hering's laws, healing progresses from the deepest part of the organism - the mental and emotional levels and the vital organs - to the external parts, such as skin and extremities.

Hering's second law states that, as healing progresses, symptoms appear and disappear in the reverse of their original chronological order of appearance. Homeopaths have consistently observed that their patients re-experience symptoms from past conditions.

According to Hering's third law, healing progresses from the upper to the lower parts of the body. For instance, a person is considered to be on the mend if the arthritic pain in his neck has decreased although he now has pain in his finger joints.

As the symptoms change in accordance with Hering's Law, it is common for individual symptoms to become worse than they had been before treatment. If healing is truly in progress, the patient feels stronger and generally better in spite of the aggravation. Before long, the symptoms of the aggravation pass, and leave the person healthier on all levels. (more on Herring's Law of cure)


A.R.E. Clinic where the Edgar Cayce legacy is alive and well.
The A.R.E. Clinic has been treating patients using a combination of the best in modern medical practice and alternative medicine since 1970 with a holistic approach. Natural remedies, such as those suggested by Edgar Cayce, form the foundation of therapies designed to bring about a healing of the entire person, body, mind and spirit.(The Book: Healing Psoriasis: The Natural Alternative can also be mail ordered from A.R.E clinic)

Note: During the thick of my crisis, when I was in near despair for help, I requested metaphysical assistance from the Council of Solace from the Rosicrucian Order The Council directs metaphysical assistance to those in need through a unique and mystical system of direct healing attunement. It was not long after this that I felt a spiritual guidance to learn about the flax oil and the Cayce program. (Please note that you do not need to be a member of the Rosicrucian Order, AMORC to request metaphysical aid from the Council of Solace. This assistance is available to anyone and is freely given as a humanitarian service.)

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Epidemic of multiple sclerosis and systemic lupus related to aspartame

"H. J. Roberts, M.D., said in his first press conference that if something wasn't done about aspartame then in 5 or 10 years we would have a plague on our hands. Now Dr. Roberts has declared aspartame disease to be a world epidemic and is in the process of publishing the medical text on the world plague."

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is widely believed to be an immune system disorder that causes the body’s own antibodies to attack the myelin sheath in the brain and the spinal cord causing inflammation and scaring. The myelin sheath is a fatty type wrapping that surrounds the nerve fibers throughout the nervous system of the body. The disease is progressive and slowly degenerates the entire central nervous system. The term Sclerosis actually means "to harden" and Multiple refers to "many locations" throughout the central nervous system.


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WORLD ENVIRONMENTAL CONFERENCE and the MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS FOUNDATION: F.D.A. COLLUSION WITH MONSANTO Article written by Nancy Markle

"I have spent several days lecturing at the WORLD ENVIRONMENTAL CONFERENCE on ASPARTAME, marketed as 'NutraSweet', 'Equal', and 'Spoonful'. In the keynote address by the EPA, they announced that there was an epidemic of multiple sclerosis and systemic lupus,and they did not understand what toxin was causing this to be rampant across the United States. I explained that I was there to lecture on exactly that subject.

When the temperature of Aspartame exceeds 86 degrees F, the wood alcohol in ASPARTAME converts to formaldehyde and then to formic acid, which in turn causes metabolic acidosis. (Formic acid is the poison found in the sting of fire ants). The methanol toxicity mimics multiple sclerosis; thus people were being diagnosed with having multiple sclerosis in error. The multiple sclerosis is not a death sentence, where methanol toxicity is.

In the case of systemic lupus, we are finding it has become almost as rampant as multiple sclerosis, especially in Diet Coke and Diet Pepsi drinkers. Also, with methanol toxicity, the victims usually drink three to four 12 oz. Cans of them per day, some even more. In the cases of systemic lupus, which is triggered by ASPARTAME, the victim usually does not know that the aspartame is the culprit . The victim continues its use, aggravating the lupus to such a degree, that sometimes it becomes life threatening. When we get people off the aspartame, those with systemic lupus usually become asymptomatic. " more

Lupus is an autoimmune disease in which the body’s own immune system attacks the skin, blood vessels, joints, and other tissues of the body. It is believed that there may be a virus that causes the development of antibodies, which then attacks good body tissues. Visual symptoms may include a butterfly shaped rash on the checks or the nose or in other locations on the body. Woman make up 90% of the people with Lupus and it is even more prevalent in Asian women.

There are many case histories in homeopathic literature who have reported success with multiple sclerosis and lupus. Also, holistic doctors have had success with Transfer Factor to modulate the immune system in their autoimmune disorder cases.

Epidemic of multiple sclerosis and systemic lupus related to aspartame



Cat's Claw (Una De Gato)
Uncaria Tomentosa, is being called by many the "Miracle Herb from the Rain Forest of Peru". The highly effective properties contained in the inner bark of the cat's claw (Una De Gato) plant have demonstrated, through centuries of usage dating back to the time of the ancient Incas, to have a profound and positive influence on the body's defense system. Studies conducted since the 1970s at research clinics in Peru, Austria, Germany, England, Hungary and Italy validate the traditional usage and indicates that this herb may be beneficial in ameliorating a host of modern day afflictions which have no answers from the orthodox medical arena. It is known to help nutritionally support the body's defense, circulatory and gastrointestinal systems through its antioxidant and build properties.

Cat's Claw is known to support a wide range of health problems associated with immune and digestive problems; such as gastric ulcers, arthritis, intestinal disorders, certain skin disorders, herpes, candidiasis, chronic fatigue, lupus, and tumors. It can also be used as an aid for stomach and bowel disorders including: Crohn's disease, leaky bowel, colitis, diverticulitis gastritis, ulcers, intestinal flora imbalance, and hemorrhoids. Cat's Claw prevents the formation of blood clots, lowers blood pressure, increases circulation, and inhibits the formation of plaque. It is helpful for inflammatory conditions; such as arthritis, bursitis, and rheumatism. It is also helpful with female hormonal imbalances, irregularities of the female cycle and with symptoms of PMS. It is also beneficial in support of diabetes and organic depression. Cat's Claw also protects from environmental toxins

Cat's Claw (Una De Gato)

THERE IS HOPE FOR MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS! by Dudley Delany
I am a 60 year old retired chiropractor, massage therapist, and registered nurse.I developed multiple sclerosis during the summer of 1991.Some of my symptoms included numbness, blurred vision, difficulty swallowing, tremors, muscle spasms, depression, fatigue, failing memory, slurred speech, and bladder dysfunction.In the fall of 1991, I began using a painless, inexpensive treatment suggested by the late Edgar Cayce... more

The Nervous System: Healing with Medicinal Plants and Diet
Nowhere is the efficacy of diet and herbalism more evident than in problems related to the nervous system. Stress, anxiety, tension and depression are intimately connected with most illness

Epidemic of multiple sclerosis and systemic lupus also related to canola oil

Lupus: Alternative Therapies That Work
Moore suffered from lupus for 14 years. After taking control of her health care, though, and drawing on alternative therapies (usually called "complementary" therapies), she has "recovered." Books by lupus patients aren't unusual, but hers is the first to go into complementary medicine in detail. Nutrition and dietary supplements played major roles, Moore says, and naturopathy, traditional Chinese medicine, and mind-body medicine were in the mix, too.

Lupus Novice : Toward Self-HealingRecommended by Andrew Weil in Natural Health, Natural Medicine, Lupus Novice gives a moving account of the author's successful struggle with "incurable" SLE 9 systemic lupus erythematosus), affecting mostly women. Ms. Chester shares the personal discoveries behind her recovery, and a meditation on what it means for a body to be "attacking itself."

Rebuilding the Immune System: The body's defense department
Your immune system is your bodyguard. It works both pro-actively and protectively to shield you from anything in your world that threatens your life and limb. The immune system is not responsive to drugs for healing. By rebuilding immunity, health is naturally restored and disease disappears. If health and immunity are thereafter conscientiously maintained, the individual is no longer vulnerable to disease. According t o Dr. George C Pack, MD, a cancer specialist at Cornell medical School, almost everyone has cancer cells present at times in our bodies. If our immune system is working properly, these cells are killed or reabsorbed by our defense system before they begin to grow and threaten our health. The only real defense against cancer is the immune system. Everyone gets cancer every day but if the immune system is where it should be those cancer cells are eliminated and we never know it.

Recharge, renew and rejuvenate your body, mind and spirit! Internal detoxification is one of our body's most basic automatic functions but in our world today, body systems and organs that were once capable of cleaning out unwanted substances are now completely overloaded; thus many unwanted substances stay in our tissues.

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