11 Home Remedies to Treat Eczema (plus one more)

Many children (and adults) with allergies or asthma also struggle with Eczema – atopic dermatitis of the skin. This is a review of Eczema, and description of 11 natural remedies to try at home – instead of more steroids.

Pediatric Complementary, Alternative Medicine: CAM for Children

CAM Use in Children? Many of us seek complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) remedies. But how many of us look to CAM remedies for our children? How widespread is CAM for children? It was recently reported that nearly 12% of all children in the United States have used some form of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). […]

Alternative Medicine Labels: Homeopathy, Naturopathy, Osteopathy, Chiropractic, Ayurveda

Cruising the internet for health-related information, you will encounter all sorts of terms and claims. These alternative medicine labels are often used to imply superiority of method or approach by whoever is using them. For example, a site might claim that their remedies are homeopathic, or naturopathic, or “natural,” claiming superior results. With no judgment regarding which is superior, here is a description of these alternative medicine practitioner labels.