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Valerie Taylor Mabrey says ...
I really like all this information on a pod cast. It is so easy to do. v
10/23/2011 11:05:23 PM CDT
Armada Volya says ...
I've had great results with alternative medicine, with my own health and my cats. Good strong immune system can beat just about every health problem.
10/24/2011 5:39:44 AM CDT
Cheryl Free says ...
Thanks for the great tips and explaining Homeopathy!
10/24/2011 6:51:20 AM CDT
Summer Davis says ...
I had no idea that homeopathic drugs were regulated by the FDA! That doesn't make me think that they work any better, but it's interesting to know. I haven't used homeopathy on my family but I do use natural remedies when they get sick. My favorite is Elderberry, which we use in conjunction with peppermint tea sweetened lightly with honey.
10/24/2011 8:18:51 AM CDT
Christina Gould says ...
I've never tried a homeopathy remedy. Maybe I will.
10/24/2011 11:09:08 AM CDT
tubbytelly says ...
I much prefer to go natural with remedies when I can. I like knowing that generations of people have used these natural methods with great result.
10/24/2011 2:36:04 PM CDT
Kristin Wheeler says ...
Great information. Especially now that the cold and flu season is upon us! The podcast is a cool way to share information. THANKS!
10/24/2011 2:46:57 PM CDT
Crystal says ...
Great podcast! It's amazing how far back homeopathy goes and how many people are still against it today!
10/24/2011 3:02:01 PM CDT
Mimi P. says ...
I'm interested to give these a try this winter!
10/24/2011 3:02:51 PM CDT
Theresa Shafer says ...
So many times we must be reminded of the simple truths and common sense. Eat healthy, drink water, and supplement when needed.
10/24/2011 4:29:48 PM CDT
Teresha@ Marlie and Me says ...
Thanks for this! I am testimony that homeopathic medicines work. I have never had a flu shot because I use the preventative measures outlined in this podcast.
10/24/2011 6:03:54 PM CDT
Tina M says ...
Thank you for the information!!!
10/24/2011 7:29:50 PM CDT
Julie says ...
I've had a cold for a week, and I'm pregnant. My 3 yr old has one too. Thanks for giving options beyond chicken soup.
10/24/2011 7:49:21 PM CDT
Katherine says ...
This is so useful!
10/24/2011 7:54:00 PM CDT
Mari says ...
I've been curious about homeopathy, but have never tried it.
10/24/2011 10:06:00 PM CDT
am says ...
There is some interesting information about healthy living in addition to homeopathy.
10/24/2011 10:18:21 PM CDT
Avery Timm says ...
Here is a quick guide to how homeopathy works... http://youtu.be/BWE1tH93G9U How do you define "therapeutically active"? Are there any large studies that are double blinded that show that homeopathy has any effect beyond the placebo effect? http://virou.gr/vvX1PZ Homeopathy is not regulated by the FDA any more than water or sugar pills would be. As long as there are no detectable active ingredients the FDA isn't involved. The scandal that people concerned about their health should be talking about is the fact that the FDA has given homeopathic products a pass when it comes to health claims. A product can say that it's homeopathic and it can make any claims it wants to and there is no need for it to defend those claims. They can put sugar pills in a bottle and claim they treat a headache without demonstrating that they work. Then they can put sugar pills in another bottle that are identical in every way that any lab in the world would be able to detect and they can say that it will treat an earache. Can you imagine buying a bottle of ibuprofen that says it has pills with 250mg of the active ingredient, but it's really sugar pills...that manufacturer would be shut down in a second. The danger of homeopathy is not that people waste money on something that claims to cure a headache. It's that people grow to depend on homeopathy, and when something serious comes along they default to depending on it, and since it doesn't work they can die... http://whatstheharm.net/homeopathy.html Whole Foods is contributing to this dangerous situation by selling and promoting homeopathy.
10/24/2011 11:26:47 PM CDT
Cathy D says ...
Wow lots of mixed reviews and conflicting statements regarding Homeopathy!Personally, I think it's all nonsense and I haven't found enough substantial evidence to persuade me to actually try it on myself. However, if there are people out there who do find relief from their ailments using these techniques or medicines, even if it is just a placebo effect, then I say leave them to it!
10/25/2011 12:25:32 AM CDT
Pu Ye says ...
I love whole foods, Thanks for the great tips and explaining Homeopathy
10/25/2011 2:14:54 AM CDT
Shannon Wieneke says ...
Thank you so much! nothing is worse the a sick child!
10/25/2011 10:00:33 AM CDT
Lynda Del says ...
Great Podcast! Thanks for sharing!
10/25/2011 10:48:44 AM CDT
Michelle L. says ...
I'm a skeptic about alternative medicine, but I stand by a healthy diet as preventing colds and flu. A couple of years ago I started a habit of buying and eating an orange a day, every weekday, and I'm always healthy throughout cold and flu season even when friends and co-workers are sniffling away.
10/25/2011 12:28:00 PM CDT
Tara says ...
Thanks for the great tips! When I feel like I am getting sick I start taking garlic pills or eating more things with garlic and it seems to help.
10/25/2011 12:30:31 PM CDT
Jill Watkins says ...
I never knew homeopathic remedies were regulated by the FDA, That makes me feel better!
10/25/2011 4:09:42 PM CDT
Mary Michaud says ...
Thanks for the overview of homeopathy, and the other suggestions to stay healthy during the cold season! Things like exercising are easier to forget when its colder outside.
10/25/2011 4:19:40 PM CDT

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