A True Story of Homeopathy and Drug Withdrawal

I have been familiar with homeopathy for years.  For a long time, my usage was limited to a few first aid type remedies: arnica, hypericum, carbo veg, and, well, that’s about it.  I saw a couple of classical homeopaths in years past with some success. And I bought a 100-remedy kit and a 200C just […]

Copeland’s Cure: A Mama Bear Shares Some Lessons from History Part 3

Mother Knows Best One of the reasons that the use of homeopathic remedies spread so quickly in America was because mothers became enthusiasts. They recognized quickly that homeopathy worked and appreciated its gentleness, especially for their children. Homeopathic doctors used tiny sugar pills coated with the super-dilution of substances that followed the principle of “like […]

Copeland’s Cure: A Mama Bear Shares Some Lessons from History Part 2

Looking for Answers As a mother and grandmother who uses homeopathy to care for the health of my family, I am deeply concerned about the recent Draft Guidance issued by the FDA against homeopathic remedies. Homeopathic remedies are gentle, without side-effects and very affordable. They have been around for hundreds of years and are used […]

Copeland’s Cure: A Mama Bear Shares Some Lessons from History Part 1

History is a Great Teacher I love history. When I was a little girl my dad used to call me into the living room to see what was happening on the news.  I remember the day that President Nixon resigned. My dad told me that I was watching “history in the making.” I was only […]

What Did We Say to the FDA?

Hey Mother Bears and Other Bears.  As the AFHC Blog Editor, I am pleased to share this exciting announcement here on our blog. By now you know, and if you do not know, let me give you a bear paw full.  President, Paola Brown, Vice President, Mindy McLane, and Board Member, Allison Stusse submitted a […]

When they Say That, You Say This

Mama Bears, Papa Bears, and everyone in between A recent article by Loretta Butehorn, Ph.D., CCH, RSHom(NA) in Homeopathy Today, Why Words Matter, addresses the negative connotations, the negative words associated with homeopathy. These words readily used among the skeptics, the naysayers, and the opponents of homeopathy. She referenced words such as “placebo, nothing in […]

Above Board

Hello Mama Bears and Papa Bears. This includes you if you are here reading this blog. Mama and Papa Bears are nurturing, caring and mothering people who care for, nurture and mother others. This nurturing extends to your own children, friends, pets, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, even your parents as your seasons change. Today I […]