A mighty pain to love it is,
And ’tis a pain that pain to miss;
But of all pains, the greatest pain
It is to love, but love in vain.
~ Abraham Cowley
Healing a Broken Heart…
Christina Richmond, CHom & Barbara Seideneck, CHom, CCH
Love is one of the most complex and intense emotions known to humankind. Through literature, poetry, music and movies love has been addressed for centuries. Every aspect of it has been explored from heavenly delight to rock bottom. For two centuries homeopaths have categorized
a number of emotions, and found natural medicines to balance them. The beauty of homeopathy is that it can help soothe a broken heart, reduce the anxiety of lost new love and lessen grief from the death of a loved one. Homeopathy is the study of body, heart, mind and soul. Homeopathic treatment has been very effective in re-establishing a balanced mental-emotional state, without side effects.
The love that hurts most – unrequited love
Unrequited love has caused many tragedies which have even led to suicides at times. When the emotion is too strong, life just doesn’t seem to be the same any more.
“Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.”
~ Charlie Brown
Homeopathy is wonderfully specific about sadness or symptoms as a result of unrequited love. The goal of the homeopathic interview is to find out how the person was affected. The homeopathic practitioner asks to understand the following: Does this person feel deceived, sad, suicidal, or embarrassed? Do they brood about their love, can’t stop thinking about it? Are they looking for revenge? Does this affect their sleep? What kind of limitation does this emotional state create?
The homeopathic Repertory lists symptoms in rubrics and points to homeopathic remedies that assist in reducing the suffering or cure the symptoms. Rubrics used for unrequited love would be listed in the mind section of the book (or software):
Ailments from disappointed love is a rubric that speaks to feeling sick because of disappointment in love. There are many remedies in this rubric, found to be especially effective are the following highlighted remedies: Aurum, Ignatia, Natrum Muriaticum, Platina, Phosphoric Acid and Staphysagria.
If there is a specific condition caused by disappointed love the practitioner will look at a different rubric, like for example the loss of…… Read entire article
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