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Forum: Women's Health   07-26-2012, 06:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,362
Posted By Alvie
Hi!   Thank you so much for the responses!...

Hi!
 
Thank you so much for the responses! That is very helpful. I had no idea about that condition - Encopresis.  That sounds exactly like the problem, although I will take it to our doctor too. ...
Forum: Women's Health   07-24-2012, 06:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,362
Posted By Alvie
Hi,   Thanks...yes, that may be part of the...

Hi,
 
Thanks...yes, that may be part of the issue, and when he does soil, I have him sit on the toilet for a while, to see if he needs to go.  Usually he doesn't.  I think it may be more than...
Forum: Women's Health   07-23-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,362
Posted By Alvie
Hi,   I posted this to one of the experts,...

Hi,
 
I posted this to one of the experts, but thought I'd post here too, in case I'm not alone with this issue, and if anyone has any suggestions...
 
My just turned 8 yr old boy has been...
Forum: Jennifer Karon-Flores
   07-23-2012, 09:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 327
Posted By Alvie
Hi Jennifer,   My just turned 8 yr old boy...

Hi Jennifer,
 
My just turned 8 yr old boy has been having several "accidents" a day, soiling his underpants with just a little feces at a time.  It's not diarrhea, and it seems to come and go,...
Forum: Vaccinations   12-23-2011, 10:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,724
Posted By Alvie
Apparently the rabies shot is law here in FL or...

Apparently the rabies shot is law here in FL or I would not get it.  Do they accept titres instead?  I have looked into this, and was considering getting titres done for parvo and distemper in leau...
Forum: Vaccinations   12-23-2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,724
Posted By Alvie
My dog is getting her rabies shot in January,...

My dog is getting her rabies shot in January, and I'm looking for the rabies nosode "lyssin" or "lyssinum" 30C to take after her shot.
 
Anyone know where I can get it online?  The only place I...
Forum: Women's Health   12-04-2011, 11:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 420
Posted By Alvie
I would wait till after you detox before trying...

I would wait till after you detox before trying to conceive...our body definately dumps toxins into the uterus when detoxing, and you wouldn't want the baby to get any of that.  How long do you plan...
Forum: Women's Health   12-03-2011, 09:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 108
Posted By Alvie
I'm looking into this for my ds who is 7, and...

I'm looking into this for my ds who is 7, and mainly for an acute issue he has been having.  He wakes at night with sneezing fits, and his nose sounds like its filled with runny mucus, but when I...
Forum: Women's Health   09-02-2010, 12:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 861
Posted By Alvie
Oh mamma! Hang in there! I hope you get...

Oh mamma! Hang in there!

I hope you get some good advice!

I can perhaps help with a little...I know that usually the blood sugar levels drop off just before a period, which cause alot of the...
Forum: Women's Health   09-01-2010, 08:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 612
Posted By Alvie
Vitamin B5 also called pantothenic acid is the...

Vitamin B5 also called pantothenic acid is the vitamin in the highest concentration in the adrenals. Supplementing can help with exhausted adrenal issues. I have really bad seasonal allergies, and...
Forum: Women's Health   09-01-2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 326
Posted By Alvie
What I've seen helpful is to take adequate doses...

What I've seen helpful is to take adequate doses of good quality Omega 3 oils, like flaxseed oil and/or fish oils. Also, avoiding common foods that are challenging can also help. Wheat and dairy are...
Forum: Women's Health   09-01-2010, 12:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 378
Posted By Alvie
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See my post about homeopathy and my child's cold! Gave him allium and belladonna, and it did the trick!
Forum: Women's Health   09-01-2010, 12:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By Alvie
Just a progress update...I gave him one dose of...

Just a progress update...I gave him one dose of allium and one dose of belladonna. At the time I gave it to him (about 6pm) he was lying on the bed looking very flushed, not really able to sit up,...
Forum: Women's Health   08-31-2010, 04:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By Alvie
Hey thanks! I forgot about the vit D! I have...

Hey thanks! I forgot about the vit D! I have some Carlson drops in the fridge...thanks for that reminder!

Yes, grape seed extract is great stuff, I'll have to see if he will drink that...hes...
Forum: Women's Health   08-31-2010, 03:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By Alvie
Thanks Avani! I'll be going to the health...

Thanks Avani!

I'll be going to the health food store this afternoon, and will pick those 2 up!!!

I'll post of his progress...
Forum: Women's Health   08-31-2010, 03:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By Alvie
Hi there... I can never settle on a remedy...

Hi there...

I can never settle on a remedy when reading either of my homeopathy books, several seem to be describing the symptoms!

My ds is 6 years old and woke up last night with a sore...
Forum: Women's Health   08-31-2010, 02:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,422
Posted By Alvie
There is a good book by William A McGarey called...

There is a good book by William A McGarey called "The oil that heals" about castor oil packing. (basically it is castor oil on a cloth placed over your liver/gallbladder with a hot water bottle over...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   08-27-2010, 01:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 359
Posted By Alvie
Thanks whaleingaloshes (cool name!) I will...

Thanks whaleingaloshes (cool name!)

I will look at that. I have not looked at any type of 'homeschool planner' books, so have no idea what is available!

Sorry - edited - I can't seem to open...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   08-27-2010, 12:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 359
Posted By Alvie
We are almost through the Kindergarten year with...

We are almost through the Kindergarten year with my ds who is 6yrs. At first I made a nice schedule, planned each day out and what we were doing etc. for a few weeks in advance. This worked well for...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   08-20-2010, 03:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By Alvie
Thanks, I have joined the homeschool review...

Thanks, I have joined the homeschool review group at yahoo, and will ask my question there.

I had a look at Right Starts website too, thanks for that link! I'll be researching that a bit more in...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   08-18-2010, 12:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By Alvie
I have a few friends who recently got this...

I have a few friends who recently got this curriculum, and say it is great! The whole program (K - 8th grade) is about $300+ and a big investment for our family.

My ds is 6 and we are just...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   08-20-2009, 10:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 407
Posted By Alvie
Hi I have a 5 year old son, and am going to...

Hi

I have a 5 year old son, and am going to start homeschooling him this year!! I've decided on the A beka phonics program, so I got all the student work books brand new, the teacher manual I...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-29-2008, 03:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By Alvie
Thanks, those are just the suggestions I need! I...

Thanks, those are just the suggestions I need! I have not heard of those, and I'll check them out. My first bottle of kinderlove is almost finished, and am looking at all the natural/foodbased ones...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-29-2008, 11:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By Alvie
Thanks for your reply! It's a debatable...

Thanks for your reply!

It's a debatable issue whether they actually need a supplement or not, perhaps there are some more opinions out there? I don't think there is harm in giving something...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-25-2008, 09:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By Alvie
I would like to hear what everybody uses/ if...

I would like to hear what everybody uses/ if they use childrens multi vitamin/mineral supplements. My 3 1/2 year old weaned about 4 months ago, and I found Floradix Kinder Love children's multi...
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