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Articles by Tamara Der-Ohanian, DSHM
Constitutional Remedies for Panic and Anxiety Disorders

Constitutional Remedies for Panic and Anxiety Disorders

June, 2015

Recently, a friend and I were driving down Hwy. 400, headed towards our favourite restaurant and looking forward to a leisurely lunch. The traffic slowed down due to construction ahead, and we proceeded in a stop-and-go manner...... Read more »

Homeopathic Medicine for Digestive and Bowel Disorders

Homeopathic Medicine for Digestive and Bowel Disorders

March, 2015

Digestion is the complex process of transforming the food we eat into energy needed for growth, repair, and maintenance of body tissues. This process also creates waste products which must be eliminated..... Read more »

Homeopathic Medicine for Family Dysfunction and The Holidays

Homeopathic Medicine for Family Dysfunction and The Holidays

December, 2014 - January, 2015

Last January, a number of my new patients sought help with various ailments such as headaches, digestive problems, anxiety, depression, eczema, and more. As I was reviewing their cases, it became apparent that all their ailments seemed to be triggered by one common denominator..... Read more »

Homeopathic Medicine for PMS

Homeopathic for PMS

September, 2014

Do you look forward to your menstrual period as a positive experience, or dread this time of month and find it a major inconvenience? Many women feel negatively about their menstrual cycle, planning activities and vacations carefully to avoid coincidence with ‘that’ time of the month...... Read more »

Homeopathic Medicine for Fibromyalgia

Homeopathic for Travellers

June, 2014

A few years ago I was sitting next to a mother and her young boy on a bus trip to New York City. Shortly after departure the boy started to cry, holding his tummy and clinging to mom. His mother was apologetic, explaining..... Read more »

Homeopathic Medicine for Fibromyalgia

Homeopathic Medicine for Fibromyalgia

April, 2014

Fibromyalgia is often misunderstood, and even misdiagnosed, when symptoms first appear. It is difficult to diagnose because fibromyalgia’s, including widespread musculoskeletal pain, fatigue, sleep problems, main symptoms..... Read more »

Homeopathy for Sadness Grief and Depression

Homeopathic Medicine For Embracing Life's Changes

November, 2013

This article was inspired by an incredible young woman who can teach us about embracing change and living life to the fullest. Elena worked hard during her last year of high school, saving money for her big adventure..... Read more »

Homeopathy for Sadness Grief and Depression

Homeopathic Medicine for Addiction to Drugs, Alcohol, and more

September, 2013

“Still enjoying your new Honda Accord?” he inquired, following their sexual encounter in his hotel room. Rising on her elbow, Danielle peered at the stranger she had met at the bar less than two hours earlier.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Sadness Grief and Depression

Homeopathic Medicine for Mending A Broken Heart

June, 2013

Having gone through a relationship break-up recently, I am reminded of how effective homeopathy can be in processing negative emotions and mending a broken heart.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Sadness Grief and Depression

Homeopathy for Numbness and its Underlying Health Conditions

April, 2013

In my years of homeopathic practice I have heard many patients complain about experiencing numbness in some form, although in most cases numbness was not the primary reason for their visit to my office.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Sadness Grief and Depression

Homeopathy for Sadness Grief and Depression

February, 2013

Madeline, a middle-aged woman diagnosed with mild depression, felt worse during the winter months. It started with the anticipation of the obligatory family get-togethers during Christmas.... Read more »

Homeopathic Medicine for Shingles (Herpes Zoster)

Homeopathic Medicine for Shingles (Herpes Zoster)

October, 2012

The first thing I felt was tingling and itching on the left side of my scalp. I then discovered a blister when I looked in the mirror. Luckily I was able to cover this thing with my hair.... Read more »

Homeopathic Remedies For the HPV Virus and Warts

Homeopathic Remedies For the HPV Virus and Warts

July - August, 2012

Do you have warts? No problem! Rub a piece of bacon on your warts, then bury the bacon under a tree, and the wart will soon disappear. If you’re not into bacon, no worries, rub a few copper pennies on your warts then give the pennies to someone who needs them. You may however run the risk of offending the person.... Read more »

Treating Migraine Headaches

Treating Migraine Headaches

May, 2012

Use of alcohol and ‘recreational’ drugs, over¬eating, outbursts of anger, avoidance of social situations, quick judgements of others’ inadequacies – these are all ways in which people avoid feeling their pain. Taking painkillers for head¬aches and migraines is another.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Overcoming Fears

Homeopathy for Overcoming Fears

February, 2012

Fear is an intrinsic part of the human experience. It is necessary for our survival and triggers the 'fight or flight' response to keep us alert and out of physical danger. Living in chronic fear, on the other hand, can have serious and far-reaching ramifications for our health and well-being.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Hair loss in Women

Homeopathic Alternatives to the Influenza Vaccine

December 2011 - January 2012

With increased controversy surrounding the flu vaccine and its efficacy, more people are choosing to stay healthy using natural alternatives. Homeopathy is one outstanding option for safely and effectively preventing and treating the flu.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Hair loss in Women

Homeopathy for Hair loss in Women

October, 2011

The hair on our head is like a vegetable garden. How well it flourishes depends on what is happening beneath the surface. Just as poor quality produce is a symptom of soil deficiency, hair loss is a symptom of an unbalanced human organism.... Read more »

Homeopathic Medicine for Treating Lyme Disease

Homeopathic Medicine for Treating Lyme Disease

July - August, 2011

With the great summer weather in full swing, you want to participate in outdoor activities, but can’t understand why you are suffering from symptoms you typically get during the flu season. You feel fatigued. Perhaps you have chills, muscle aches, joint pains, headaches, and even swollen glands.... Read more »

Tic Disorders and Tourette Syndrome

Tic Disorders and Tourette Syndrome

May, 2011

Kyle’s parents were disturbed by their son’s behaviour at school. The 11-year-old was often in trouble for pulling other students’ hair, then laughing about it. It started happening sporadically when Kyle was nine, but escalated in frequency and severity over time.... Read more »

Allergies – The Soul’s Cry for Help?

Allergies – The Soul’s Cry for Help?

March, 2011

"No, thanks, I’m allergic to oranges,” announced the woman I was conversing with at a recent cocktail party. As the server walked away with the fruit tray, the woman continued telling me about her latest airport and customs ordeal.... Read more »

Homeopathy Alternatives to the Influenza Vaccine

Homeopathy Alternatives to the Influenza Vaccine

December, 2010 - January, 2011

With increased controversy surrounding the flu vaccine and its efficacy, more people are choosing to stay healthy using natural alternatives. Homeopathy is one outstanding option for safely and effectively preventing and treating the flu.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Reclaiming Lost Energy

Homeopathy for Reclaiming Lost Energy

October, 2010

Have you noticed how your energy improves when you have a new love interest in your life? The world temporarily transforms itself into a kinder, gentler place.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Insomnia and Sleep Disorders

Homeopathy for Insomnia and Sleep Disorders

July, 2010

Your partner sleeps four hours each night, never seems to run out of energy, and is chipper most of the time.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Perimenopause; A time of Personal Empowerment

Homeopathy for Perimenopause; A time of Personal Empowerment

May, 2010

“It can’t be menopause, can it?” was the protesting question posed by a 47-year-old patient with perfectly regular periods.... Read more »

Antidote to Depression and Winter Blues

Antidote to Depression and Winter Blues

February, 2010

Ten years ago a friend of mine committed suicide. Although I was aware of her life stresses and struggles with single motherhood, I never realized how deep her pain was.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Relief from Arthritis

Homeopathy for Relief from Arthritis

December, 2009

“So, who is the pain in your neck?” I playfully asked one patient complaining of chronic neck pain and stiffness. Appearing a little confused, he went on to elaborate on his symptoms and discomforts.... Read more »

Homeopathic Medicine for Relief from Diabetes Melitus

Homeopathic Medicine for Relief from Diabetes Melitus

September, 2009

Calling this article homeopathy for diabetes is somewhat misleading, since I continually stress the fact that homeopathy does not cure diseases. Homeopathy cures people.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Improved Relationships

Homeopathy for Improved Relationships

September, 2009

Seeking homeopathic treatment to fix your relationships may seem unusual, since most people think of homeopathy as a natural means of addressing physical ailments.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Cholesterol

Homeopathy for Cholesterol

February, 2009

If you are like most people, you believe that avoiding saturated fats and keeping your blood cholesterol level low is the key to combating heart disease.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Varicose Veins and Hemorrhoids

Homeopathy for Varicose Veins and Hemorrhoids

May, 2009

Often thought of as an unsightly and embarrassing matter, varicose veins are one of many circulatory problems that can contribute to ill health.... Read more »

Homeopathy for High Blood Pressure

Homeopathy for High Blood Pressure

October, 2008

During her annual physical exam, Nicole was surprised to learn that she had high blood pressure. Her doctor had prescribed medication, but the 52-year-old business owner decided to seek alternative treatment before resorting to prescription drugs.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Digestive Disorders and Their Emotional Roots

Homeopathy for Digestive Disorders and Their Emotional Roots

May, 2008

Madeline, a middle-aged woman diagnosed with mild depression, felt worse during the winter months. It started with the anticipation of the obligatory family get-togethers during Christmas.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Arthritis and Other Inflammatory Conditions

Homeopathy for Arthritis and Other Inflammatory Conditions

September, 2007

If you're an arthritis sufferer, take a moment and think back to when you were pain free and able to move as desired. With the use of homeopathy, returning to this healthier state is a distinct possibility.... Read more »

Homeopathyc Medicine for Loss of Balance (Vertigo)

Homeopathic Medicine for Loss of Balance (Vertigo)

February, 2007

What is the meaning of my life? Many of us have been confronted with this great existential question which tends to surface when we're feeling a lack of balance.... Read more »

Acne and Skin Disorders

Acne and Skin Disorders

July, 2006

It never fails. You have a job interview, an important business meeting or a hot date and, boom, you look at yourself in the mirror on the morning of - and staring back is the biggest, angriest pimple your body has yet produced. For some people, especially teens, facing new blemishes may be a weekly or even a daily occurrence.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Improving Self-Esteem

Homeopathy for Improving Self-Esteem

April, 2006

Our self-esteem is shaped by the responses we get from our parents, siblings, peers and teachers while growing up. Psychology’s definition of self-esteem is the person’s perceived value of their self-worth.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Surgery

Homeopathy for Surgery

October, 2005

One of homeopathy's best-kept secrets is its ability to prevent complications from surgery. Homeopathic remedies can help reduce fear and anxiety prior to surgery, excess bleeding during surgery as well and can dramatically accelerate post-surgical recovery.... Read more »

Allergies

Allergies

May, 2005

"I love this spring weather", I declared during a recent customary elevator chitchat. "Why?" queried the woman I was conversing with, "It's only another dreadful allergy season!"... Read more »

Anxiety

Anxiety

February, 2005

In a society that praises perfect physical appearance, youth, confidence, and material wealth, it is no surprise that many people develop feelings of inadequacy, anxiety and depression.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Cancer

Homeopathy for Cancer

November, 2004

The intention of this article is to introduce you to homeopathy and the important role it can play in treating patients with cancer.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Candida

Homeopathy for Candida

September, 2004

While I've been fortunate enough not to suffer with candida, I recently decided to go on the 'candida diet' to get first-hand experience on what some of my patients with candida have to endure.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Bedwetting

Homeopathy for Bedwetting

May, 2004

Nocturnal Enuresis, commonly known as bedwetting, is a relatively common disorder fraught with physical, emotional and social implications. By the age of three approximately 60% of children will be dry through the night.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Insomnia - Treating the Cause

Homeopathy for Insomnia - Treating the Cause

April, 2004

Sleeping is trusting. In order to get a good night’s sleep, you need to give up control – yield and trust that you will be safe. Sleep disorders are characterized by the inability to get sufficient and / or restful sleep.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Constipation – treating the cause

Homeopathy for Constipation – Treating the Cause

December, 2003 - January, 2004

What are you holding onto? Is it money? A long lost relationship? Painful abuse memories? Unwavering attitudes on how things should be? Or, perhaps, your own truth.... Read more »

PMS and Homeopathy; Treating the Cause

PMS and Homeopathy; Treating the Cause

September, 2003

As women, our habitual negative attitude towards menstruation and PMS perpetuates society's prejudice towards women's credibility and competence during their menstrual cycle. Many people are unaware of its positive affects, thus PMS is often associated with suffering, a medical condition requiring drugs, and other helpless states over which women have no control.... Read more »

Homeopathy for ADD/ADHD

Homeopathy for ADD/ADHD

May, 2003

Hyperactive? Spirited? Behaves badly? Gifted? A human tornado? Or perhaps a child diagnosed with ADHD. Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) is a medical classification used to identify individuals who are unable to concentrate and learn.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Migraines; Treating the Cause

Homeopathy for Migraines; Treating the Cause

March, 2003

Is your migraine headache a result of self-destructive behaviour? As humans, we have the capacity to create our own pain. Often, people knowingly sabotage their health and well-being; carrying on with unhealthy relationships, staying in jobs that do not provide fulfillment, eating foods that cause them indigestion, continuing with self destructive habits like smoking, drinking and “recreational” drugs.... Read more »

Homeopathy for Depression: Treating the Cause

Homeopathy for Depression: Treating the Cause

December, 2002 - January, 2003

When did your depression begin and what was going on in your life at that time? This is one of the first questions your homeopath will ask when you're seeking help for depression.... Read more »

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