Saturday, April 26, 2014

Apocynaceae: New Moon remedy

I learnt something exciting today. Kenchu drew Apocynaceae (especially Apocynum) and since it is two days before the New Moon, I wondered why. Usually they draw Strophanthus which works on the kidneys better.

I was reading on it, when I realised all the Apocynaceae belonged to the Urticaceae, and the most interesting remedy in the group is one that I haven't tried at all - Cannabis Sativa. It might help those with cataract! Of course there's Conium as well, so more to study, but I've at least placed more in the same group than ever before.
Strophanthus 30
In terms of energy it is amazing how two remedies of the same species react differently. Strophanthus and Apocynum are from the same plant family, yet Strophanthus is energy-rich for healing and Apocynum is quite dead. Both are supposed to help dropsy, but Strophanthus has a reputation for healing the heart and Apocynum is more general.

I'm guessing that for dogs, the heart is the more affected by exposure and exertion leading to the dropsy and the digestive and kidney failure. Can't think of any other reason for the energy difference in terms of healing.

This is one of those remedies that doesn't stop drawing energy in a continuous stream. Homeopaths usually give this as a tincture, not potentized, so no mouth doses of it please. I'll add more as I experiment.

Breaking down the disease: Weather, Seasons and the Moon

The healing order should be: Trauma ---> Seasons -----> Weather ----> Moon

I'm only just beginning to see how to break through that disease complex: using the moon, the weather, seasons and other exciting causes.

1. The moon is a great place to start. The cycle of the moon is a great irritant to a diseased animal. Removing it's influence at key points helps in healing the animal.

2. The weather is another major exciting cause of disease development in animals that have inherited STDS. Weather changes include electrical and atmospheric change, rain, wind, heat and cold.

3. Seasons are another really terrible strain on their diseased bodies and minds. Every seasonal change, winter, spring and monsoon, cats and dogs fall sick and often die - mostly showing symptoms of the disease we call 'distemper', 'parvo', etc. or worsen in disease states like respiratory, digestive or nervous disorders.

4. Another exciting cause is accidents and trauma. The stress of the accident seems to loosen the reins of health and the animal rapidly degenerates into death if we don't find the exact remedies to counter the stress. Just giving Arnica or Symphytum doesn't help. The underlying disease should be countered as strongly so that the animal can recuperate and regenerate to the point of control.

I have struggled to even figure out which miasm might be the exciting cause of my street dogs' diseases: the rheumatism, the digestive problems, the cataract, the breathing difficulty and the dying - the vomiting death, the distemper death, the chorea and paralysis death, the wasting away death, etc. They're all similar - just various degrees of the same disease to my eyes.

Reading Hahneman for the first time in 2001-3 or so, I got hope that there was the possibility of cure for them. But that's the trouble with ideas - 15 years down the line I still can't make book knowledge fit reality. At the start, I thought, "Oh, everything is ultimately psoric, so healing with antisporics is all I need." But that's not how the body heals - antisporics only worsen the situation when the disease is an intangible whole.

For a long time, I thought it was Tuberculosis, especially when Lassie and her children died (2004-5). Then that it was syphilis, when Nuttu was dying (2011-2). But though there are a few similarities, they responded to few of the remedies for those diseases.

Sycotic miasm in animals:
It's only now in the last couple of years that I've begun to appreciate the Gonorrheal and Cancer connection. Still it is a complex that defies intellectual reasoning. You can read about gonorrheal or sycotic remedies, but it doesn't follow they'll work in any simple order.

Free dogs, cats and birds will always have a sexually transmitted diseases. Puppies and kittens and bird chicks inherit the disease. Their bodies adapt to the disease state in different ways to survive. But there's never a stasis - they're always on the verge of breaking down.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Super List of Moon Remedies

Ok, here's my grand list for moon days and remedies I've used over the past few months. I was very tempted to leave out the ones with the scattered days but then left them in just in case they were important and I'd forgotten. I left out the snake and element remedies because I didn't spend enough time testing them across months and I think they're very harsh on the animal provoking aggravations much harsher then these plant remedies. Perhaps there's a niche use for them that I haven't yet reached - maybe when the animal is in better shape than my street dogs, who knows.

I think my entire blog could boil down to one post, and this one.:)

 Moon       Plant Group          Remedies

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Moon days by Months

The months are quite general, but these are the remedies that drew energy on a particular moon day. The start of a moon cycle for healing appears to be around the Last Quarter (1 days before or after). You can see patterns forming, indistinct as yet, but hopefully clearing up in the next few months.

 moon days remedy previous year 2012-13 Nov-13 1-Dec Jan-14 Feb-14 Mar-14 Apr-14
LST QTR 21 aconite cm Bowel Nosodes Rhododendron cm, Cina Aco 10m, Sulph cm Veratrum vir 10m   Stroph 6 Hydras 6, hell 3
22   Physostigma Rhododendron cm Aco 10m, Sulph cm Aconite 10m   Eucal 50m, Sab 10m Cicuta 200, Chromic Ac 6
23       Tereb 1m ( Hekla 1m for sweetie's jaw swelling)   Hellaborus 6x Vinca 3x, Thuja cm Hydras 1M
24 terebinth 1m Bryonia, Rhus tox, Platina Eucalyptus 6x (old rheum dogs, neuritis) Tereb 1m   Opium 30 Tereb 30, Phytolacca 30, Nat Mur 30 Nit ac 30
25   Gelsemium, dewormers Crotalus 200 (tired, dragging reaction in me) Tereb 1m   Thuja 6, 200, 1m, cm Absinth 6 Nit ac 30, Hydras 6
26   Belladonna, Strophanthus Baptista 200, ergot 1m, Rhod cm Tereb 1m   Sabina 30, thuj 6 Tereb 50m Boric Ac 30, Thuja 30
27 ipecac 50m Bacillinum, Syphilinum, Carcinosin, Hekla Lava Ipecac 1m Merc cor cm, Aconite cm   Sabina 30, thuj 6 China 30 Boric ac 6
            Sabina 30, thuj 6   Chin 1m, Coffea t 30
NEW  28   Gelsemium Ipecac 1m Merc cor 50m   Sabina 30, thuj 6 Absinth 1m Abro 6
29 - 0 eucalyptus 50m Phytolacca, Ruta, Agaricus Ipecac 50m Eucalyptus 30 Echin cm, Calc Phos 6 Sabina 30, thuj 6   Cham 6
1       ipecac 50m, aconite cm Echin cm sabina 30, thuj 6 Cham 1m Carduus 10m
2 echinacea cm     aconite cm Argent Nit 1m sabina 6, thuj 6 Tansy 6 Carduus 10m
3       echinacea cm Echin cm rhod 200 Eup perf 1m, Graph 1m Hepar 200
4       echinacea cm Mille 50m ipec 1m Graph 1m Staph 12
5       distemperinum 200 Arn cm, Lach 6x, Cham 50m echin cm Arg nit 30 Hydras 6, hell 3
6 millefolium 50m     merc sol cm Chamomilla 10m, Mag mur 30 mille 30 Car 30, Hekla 30 Aconite cm
1ST QTR 7     sulph acid merc cm Cham 1m, Merc 50m cham 30, echin cm Mag Carb 30 Hydras 1m
8 merc sol 50m   sulph acid merc cm Cham 1m, Merc 50m, Cadm Sulph 50m abrot 6, artemis 6, absinth 30 Chlor 30 hydras 6
9     sulph acid merc 50m, rhod cm Iod 6x (wrong time worst reaction peppy. After full moon!) Hepar Sulph 12, Graph 50m Mag Epsom Salt Hydras 6
10     boric acid thallium 10m Cupr met 50m Solanum 30 Bapt 30, Indio 30 Hell 6, Hydras 3
11 mag mur 10m   mag mur 10m merc 50m, rhod cm Baryta Mur 10m, Mag mur 10m, Cupr Met 12 Caps 30 Aqua Marina 6 Cicuta 30
12     mag mur 10m thallium 10m, mag mur 6 Mag mur 1m Indigo 30 Chlor 30 Cicuta 30, Ran sc 6
13     mag carb cm teucr 200, mag mur 6, tarax 30 Mag mur 200, Nat phos 6 Bapt 30 Spong 6 Ran sc 30, Cicuta 30, Squilla 6
FULL 14 argent nitr  10m   argent nit 10m merc 50m, mag mur 1m, aster 50m cupr ace 10m, stannum 6, arg nit 50m Ran B 30 Spong 6 Ran sc 30, cicuta cm, acon 3
15     argent nit 10m teucr 200, mag mur 1m Sabina 30 Puls 30, Boric Ac 30 Brom 6 Ran sc 30, cicuta cm, squilla 10m
16 sulphur/tellurium   argent nit 10m mag mur 1m, mag sulph 12 Sabina 30, Tellur 200 Ran B cm Brom 6 Phytolacca cm
17     argent nit 10m merc 50m, mag mur 1m Rhod 10m, Podophy 50m, Arg nit 50m Staph 30 Hydras 6 Chlor 6
18     cuprum ace merc 50m, mag mur 1m   Puls 1m, Physostigma 30 Hydras 6 Chlor 6
19 rhododendron cm   nat mur, nat phos, nat sulph merc 50m, mag mur 1m Bapt 30, Apocyn 200 Ran B cm Actea Race 30 Rhod 10m, Hyscam 200
20     tellurium echin 50m Apocyn 50m Stroph 6 Arn 50m, hell 3 Led 3