Deborah Olenev

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Mudras for Meditation

I first saw somebody doing mudras for meditation while walking in my local park in 2005. A young woman, who looked like she recently came from China, was doing her yoga and meditation practice on a blanket on the grass. As part of her meditation she was using mudras or hand gestures. I was fascinated, …

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Fools Crow Native American Shaman

Dear Wonderful Person, Please notice that I have addressed you as wonderful person rather than as friend or client. The reason I did this is that I have been reading about the life of Fools Crow, who was a great native American healer. He never used the words patient or client to address the people …

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Pasha Visits Afghanistan

Dear Friends, When I heard Pasha recount the story of her trip to Afghanistan in 2009, I was blown away by her description of this country. I assumed that Afghanistan was a war-torn nation full of traumatized people, but what she told me painted a very different picture. She described a people who had learned …

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Rhus toxicodendron Homeopathic First Aid Remedy

If I were told that I could limit my home remedy kit to only five remedies, I would be sure that Rhus toxicodendron Homeopathic First Aid Remedy (or Rhus tox) were one of the five. I prescribe this remedy to more clients than any other. This is a constitutional remedy, an acute remedy and a …

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Homeopathy Questionnaire for Children

Children’s Homeopathy Questionnaire Download the Microsoft Word document of the Children’s Homeopathy Questionaire   Deborah Olenev CCH RSHom (NA) Homeopathy for Health 59 Paul Avenue Mountain View CA 94041 Phone 650-569-6219 Olenev@att.net www.homeopathyforhealth.net   Homeopathy Questionnaire for Children   What is your child’s name? What is your child’s date of birth? What is your mailing …

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Adult Homeopathy Questionnaire

Download the Microsoft Word document of the Adult Homeopathy Questionaire    Deborah Olenev, C.C.H. 59 Paul Avenue Mountain View CA 94041 (650) 569-6219 voice mail (650) 625-0692 home (650) 386-5415 fax Olenev@att.net www.homeopathyforhealth.net Adult Homeopathy Questionnaire What is your name? What is your date of birth? What is your address?   What are your phone …

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Urtica Urens A Homeopathic First Aid Remedy

To buy Urtica urens cream, from the First Aid Creams Company, please click here. To watch a slide show about Urtica urens, please click here   Urtica Urens a homeopathic first aid remedy for burns is one of nature’s gifts that it would behoove us all to know about. I spend a great deal of …

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Symphytum Officinale a Homeopathic First Aid Remedy

Symphytum officinale a homeopathic first aid remedy is also knows as comphrey, knitbone and bone-set in herbal medicine. The latter names precisely describe its sphere of genius, the mending of broken bones, and the treatment of bone diseases, ranging from inflammation of the bones, or osteitis to cancers of the bones or sarcomas. Whenever I …

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The Transformation from Illness to Health

The Transformation from Illness to Health and Steps along the Way What makes a sick person different from a healthy person, and how can people move from one side of the health equation to the other? This is truly a spiritual and temporal transformation encompassing every aspect of life. I have noticed that healthy people …

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Why I Meditate

Rather than quoting a brilliant writing by an enlightened spiritual teacher, I will speak here about why I meditate, and the benefits to be incurred from a meditation practice. One of the most important benefits of meditation is developing the self-observer or witness. In meditating the meditator tries to quiet the mental chatter that is …

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Mental Exercises for Inner Peace

I have written these Mental Exercises for Inner Peace as a self awareness tool, and as a guide to help people gain control over their minds when they have difficulty breaking out of the cycle of obsessive thinking. Thoughts can locate in the body as physical and emotional reactions. Watch your thoughts and observe if …

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Introduction to Homeopathy

What is Homeopathy? from Homeopathy for Health A History of Homeopathy The founder of homeopathy, and the man who coined its name, is Samuel Hahnemann. He was a physician, chemist, linguist, translator and father of ten children who was born in Leipzig, Germany in 1755. The famous story is told of how he was translating …

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Homeopathic and Folk Remedies for Colds and Flus

Dear Friends, We are right in the midst of the winter flu season and I know it has been traveling around the neighborhood, visiting my house and my neighbor’s houses.  Well, what can we do about it?  How do we protect ourselves and our loved one’s?  How do we hasten recovery?  Having just gone through …

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Calendula Officinalis Homeopathic First Aid Remedy

  To buy Calendula Officinalis Cream, from the First Aid Creams Company, please click here. To watch a slide show about Calendula Officinalis, please click here.   Calendula Officinalis Homeopathic First Aid Remedy   Calendula, the yellow marigold, is another member of the Compositae family, like our friends Arnica montana and Bellis perennis, and is a remedy …

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Arnica Montana Homeopathic First Aid Remedy

To buy Arnica Montana Cream, from the First Aid Creams Company, please click here. To watch a slide show about Arnica montana, please click here.   Arnica Montana Homeopathic First Aid Remedy   Arnica montana, the mountain daisy, also known as Wolf’s Bane is the most well known remedy in homeopathy, and well-deservedly so. I believe that …

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Correcting Character Weakness with Homeopathy

Correcting Character Weakness with Homeopathy There is one misconception that many of us have had or still have about homeopathy, and that is that homeopathy alone can correct our character weaknesses or challenging mental habits.  Yes, indeed, this does happen, but homeopathy should not be relied upon to make it happen, and our own personal …

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Hypericum Perforatum Homeopathic First Aid Remedy

To buy Hypericum Perforatum Cream, from the First Aid Creams Company, please click here. To watch a slide show about Hypericum perforatum, please click here.   Hypericum Perforatum Homeopathic First Aid Remedy   Hypericum is one of my favorite remedies, because when you need it, it doesn’t disappoint you. When you have had that unfortunate mishap, of …

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Ledum Palustre Homeopathic First Aid Remedy

To buy Ledum Palustre Cream, from the First Aid Creams Company, please click here. To watch a slide show about Ledum palustre, please click here.   Ledum Palustre Homeopathic First Aid Remedy Dear Friends, I want to keep this issue short and sweet and just tell you about the wonderful homeopathic first aid remedy, Ledum palustre. In …

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Ruta Graveolens A Homeopathic First Aid Remedy

To buy Ruta Graveolens Cream, please click here. To see a slide show about Ruta Graveolens, please click here. Ruta Graveolens A Homeopathic First Aid Remedy Ruta graveolens is another one of my favorite remedies and creams, because when I need it it doesn’t disappoint me. I actually had a call to use it recently …

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One or More Homeopathic Remedies for Life

One or More Homeopathic Remedies for Life Dear Friends, There are many different schools of thought as to whether there is only one remedy for a person throughout that person’s life, or whether people can benefit from different remedies at different stages of their lives. Here are my thoughts on that. Q. Is it true …

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