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Are there any good herbal remedies to help calm a crying child?

Are there any good herbal remedies to help calm a crying child?

Wait a Minute--: The real answer is to determine why the child is crying. For example, if they have gas cramps or constipation, there may be natural products that help.It they have an ear infection, there are some pain relief strategies. Crying from a tantrum may need to be ignored. Find the cause is the best way to find the cure. ...Read more

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Dr. Alan Mease
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Crying (Definition)

Crying in infancy is described as a loud, high-pitched sound made by infants in response to certain situations. Infants have a cry reflex that is a normal response to some stimuli, such as pain or hunger. Older children and adults cry for emotional reasons such as pain, fear, sadness, or frustration. Premature infants may not have a cry reflex, so they must be monitored closely for signs ...Read more


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What are the herbal remedies for cold I can give to a five year old child.?

What are the herbal remedies for cold I can give to a five year old child.?

Honey, saline...: Dark honey has been shown to help many children with cold symptoms. Honey should be given to children over 12 mo of age. Also, saline (made at home with non-iodized salt and water) or purchased as a nasal spray is very effective for nasal congestion. Also good-old vapor rub has been shown to be effective to improve cold symptoms and sleep at night in children over age 2. ...Read more

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Any proven herbal remedies for the hyper child?

Any proven herbal remedies for the hyper child?

Probably: I have no training in herbs, but i can tell you that hyperactivity is extremely common and is most often due to sugar intake. Stop sugar in all its forms and look at how to initiate a proper diet made up of "god-made" food. There are no short cuts to a proper diet for it is the fuel for which we were designed and the brain of a child requires excellent nutrition. ...Read more

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Are there any good herbal remedies to help calm down my very aggressive autistic son?

Are there any good herbal remedies to help calm down my very aggressive autistic son?

No: For patients with aggressive symptoms as part of their autism there are no herbal medications that have been shown to be of any value. Certain drugs like Risperdal or Clonidine have been shown to be of value. ...Read more

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Are there any good herbal remedies for erectile dysfunction?

Are there any good herbal remedies for erectile dysfunction?

There R a lot: However, even herbal contains chemicals that may interact with the medication u take. Talk with u pcp first and tell him what medication u r on or at least ask u pharmacist. ...Read more

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Are there any good herbal remedies for svt?

Are there any good herbal remedies for svt?

Yes-No-Maybe: There is no specific herb guaranteed. I would focus on nutritional therapies to strengthen the body at the cellular molecular level and natural therapies to reduce stress, anxiety. These would focus on behavior modification, aromatherapy and basic micronutrition supplementation and reduction of oxidative stress. ...Read more

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Are there any good herbal remedies for infertility in men?

Are there any good herbal remedies for infertility in men?

Yes: A great "natural" supplement is called male fertility supplement. It's from coast reproductive sciences. It has been shown to improve multiple abnormal parameters in sperm. ...Read more

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Are there any good herbal remedies to unblock your sinuses?

Are there any good herbal remedies to unblock your sinuses?

Essential oils: Peppermint oil and or eucalyptus oil. Peppermint has some antiinflammatory properties and can soothe the nasal pasages. Eucalyptus has decongestant properties. You can add a couple of drops of any of these to your vaporizer and it will help your symptoms. ...Read more

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Are there any good herbal remedies you'd suggest for pcos?

Are there any good herbal remedies you'd suggest for pcos?

Not really: Pcos is a complex disorder involving Insulin resistance (pre-diabetes), hyperandrogenism (too much male-type hormones like testosterone) and changes in the ovaries. There are no well-proven herbal remedies, although i only searched studies reported in english. Women with pcos have more thyroid problems, but this has not been linked to lack of iodine - a mineral not a herbal unless seaweed counts. ...Read more

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Dr. Randy Baker
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Medicinal Herbs (Definition)

Medicinal herbs is a term used to describe plants that either have or are believed ...Read more