Homeopathy – Art, Science, Nanomedicine

We are demanding evidence of science in all areas of life. Some of the research carried out is high quality and finally reveals what we may have suspected for years on a range of topics. However, in some cases, when quality research is provided, the scientists with the biggest voices don’t like it unless it suits their desired outcomes or assists their backers’ financial…

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Hand, Foot & Mouth

When I first started in practice 20 years ago I had never heard of hand, foot and mouth. I had a three year old son myself at the time who went to child care and it was never a problem at any of the centres he attended. I probably came across a few cases about…

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Why do I need to see a GP?

I sometimes get the feeling that people may be a little reluctant or even scared to go and see a GP or visit their local emergency department. I can understand this, particularly based on some of the comments I get about poor bedside manner, wrong diagnosis, lack of time and interest, and ineffective treatments, however,…

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What can I treat at home myself?

Let’s start out with some questions just to get you in the zone! Question 1: Why can’t I buy that remedy from an online store? Question 2: Is this a repeat prescription from another homeopath? Question 3: Is it appropriate to be treating this condition by myself? I had an interesting conversation with someone buying…

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Lactose Intolerance or Dairy Allergy

The concept of lactose intolerance has been big in my practice since 2001 when I opened The Children’s Ear Clinic in Perth. This is not necessarily a true allergy, but more often an inability of the digestive system to cope with milk and then a tendency to produce a range of symptoms as an indication there…

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