S2E1: How Homeopathy Addresses Individual Needs

word blindness Apr 18, 2024



Getting to the Root: How Homeopathy Addresses Individual Needs

Does this sound familiar? Have you been told to just stick to the traditional medications for managing ADHD, but you're still struggling to see the results you want for your child? The frustration of not finding a solution that truly works can be overwhelming. It's time to explore a holistic approach that focuses on individual needs and overall well-being. Discover the potential of homeopathy and how it could transform the management of ADHD symptoms for your child.

My special guest is Naomi Zeskind

Naomi Zeskind, a classic homeopathic educator, brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the podcast. With a background in child therapy and counseling, Naomi's journey into homeopathy was sparked by her own personal experience with her son's health. Her extensive 15 years of study and education in homeopathy, combined with her passion for teaching, has positioned her as a respected figure in the field. Naomi's approachable demeanor and deep understanding of individual needs in homeopathic treatment make her a valuable resource for parents seeking holistic options for managing ADHD and other related issues.

When you're asking questions to a doctor, no matter if it's a homeopath, no matter if it's a physician, whatever it is, you love yourself enough to ask those questions. And that's really very correct. - Juliet Hahn

In this episode, you will be able to:

  • Discover the holistic benefits of homeopathy for managing ADHD symptoms and promoting overall well-being.

  • Uncover the differences between homeopathic remedies and traditional medicine for treating ADHD, empowering you to make informed choices for your child's health.

  • Learn how to identify your child's individual needs in homeopathy, leading to personalized and effective treatment strategies.

  • Explore the process of transitioning from pharmaceuticals to homeopathy for ADHD management, gaining insights into a holistic approach to treatment.

  • Harness the power of homeopathy for managing allergies and sensitivities, enhancing your child's well-being and quality of life.


The resources mentioned in this episode are:

  • Look up the National Center for Homeopathy or the North American Society of Homeopathy to find a registered homeopathic practitioner in your area.

  • Consider seeking a classical homeopath who specializes in constitutional prescribing for personalized homeopathic treatment.

  • When seeking a homeopathic practitioner, ensure they have the necessary credentials and education in homeopathy to provide effective treatment.

  • Explore the option of virtual appointments with a homeopathic practitioner, but keep in mind that in-person consultations may provide a more comprehensive understanding of your symptoms and needs.

  • If you're interested in exploring homeopathy, consider finding a practitioner who can provide personalized treatment to address your specific health concerns and needs.


Timestamped summary of this episode:
00:00:06 - Introduction to Homeopathy
Juliet and Brent introduce their guest, Naomi Zeskind, a classic homeopathic educator, and discuss the exciting world of homeopathy as an alternative to traditional medicine for issues like ADHD.

00:02:48 - Personal Experience with Homeopathy
Naomi shares her personal experience with homeopathy, explaining how she was thrown into the field through her son's health issues and how homeopathy has been a game-changer for her family's health.

00:06:07 - Individualized Approach of Homeopathy
Naomi discusses the individualized approach of homeopathy and how it looks at the whole person, considering various symptoms, lifestyle, and preferences to tailor a specific remedy for each individual, unlike traditional medicine's one-size-fits-all approach.

00:10:31 - Homeopathic Remedies and Treatment
Naomi explains the nature of homeopathic remedies, which are made from liquids and pressed into sugar pellets, and the treatment process, which involves giving a single homeopathic remedy based on the individual's symptoms.

00:12:47 - Dosage and Application of Homeopathy
Naomi addresses the dosage and application of homeopathic remedies, mentioning that it's non-toxic, has no side effects, and is taken based on individual needs, with most adults taking it once a day in lower doses. She also discusses the importance of avoiding certain substances that may interfere with the remedies' effectiveness.

00:14:18 - Homeopathy and Caffeine Consumption
The discussion centers around the use of homeopathic remedies and the consumption of caffeine. The guest shares her experience with caffeine and how homeopathy can naturally boost energy levels, reducing the need for caffeine.

00:16:06 - Homeopathy Restrictions
The conversation delves into the restrictions associated with homeopathy, including the avoidance of coffee, mint, camphor, and other substances. The guest explains how some people may need to forego these items temporarily to see the full benefits of homeopathic treatment.

00:17:35 - Body Changes and Homeopathy
The guest responds to a question about how the body changes and the need for adjustments in homeopathic treatment. She explains that some people experience changes due to life experiences or trauma, and how allergies can be treated effectively through homeopathy.

00:19:54 - Homeopathy vs. Medications
The discussion shifts to the comparison between homeopathy and conventional medications, particularly in the treatment of ADHD. Both the host and the guest share personal experiences with medications and the potential side effects, emphasizing the benefits of homeopathy over traditional drugs.

00:24:29 - Personal Experience with Homeopathy
The host shares her personal experience with homeopathy, discussing the changes in her remedy and the positive impact on her anxiety and menopausal symptoms. She highlights the importance of sticking through the initial stages of treatment, as results may not be immediate.

00:26:10 - Understanding Homeopathy Results
Naomi discusses the varying results of homeopathy and the need for the body to work through imbalances, unlike immediate results seen in some cases.

00:28:19 - Gender Differences in Health Awareness
The conversation delves into the differences between men and women in their awareness and sensitivity to healthcare, highlighting the variations in how they perceive and communicate their health concerns.

00:30:15 - Men's Mental Health Stigma
The discussion touches on societal stigmas surrounding men's mental health, emphasizing the reluctance of men to share their feelings due to fear of judgment and the impact on seeking healthcare.

00:33:33 - Holistic Treatment Approach
Naomi highlights the complementary nature of homeopathy with traditional medicine, sharing examples of patients successfully transitioning from medication to solely relying on homeopathic remedies for ADHD and other health issues.

00:36:49 - Accessibility of Homeopathic Practitioners
The conversation explores the accessibility of homeopathic practitioners in the United States, providing insights into finding practitioners through various organizations and discussing the shift towards virtual consultations.

00:39:08 - Importance of In-Person Consultations for Homeopathy
Naomi emphasizes the importance of in-person consultations for homeopathy, particularly in cases where physical symptoms like rashes need to be observed. She also dispels myths about homeopathic remedies interfering with pregnancies.

00:40:23 - Differences Between Naturopath and Homeopathy Doctors
Naomi explains the differences between naturopath and homeopathy doctors, emphasizing the extensive education and specialization involved in homeopathy. She highlights the focus on constitutional prescribing and the intricacies of the profession.

00:43:55 - Individuality and Unique Symptoms in Homeopathy
The conversation delves into the individuality of symptoms and how they are treated in homeopathy. Naomi discusses the importance of understanding and addressing unique symptoms, whether it's over-talking or under-talking, in the context of the patient's overall well-being.

00:46:25 - Self-Advocacy and Knowledge in Healthcare
The discussion shifts to self-advocacy and the importance of knowledge in healthcare. Both Juliet and Naomi underscore the significance of asking questions and being informed about one's own health, as well as the need for personalized approaches in healthcare.

00:50:07 - Maintenance and Well-Being in Homeopathy
Naomi explains the need for ongoing support in homeopathy to maintain optimal health, considering the environmental and genetic factors impacting individuals. The conversation emphasizes the role of homeopathy in enhancing overall well-being and addressing ongoing health challenges

00:52:10 - The Importance of Sharing
The host emphasizes the importance of sharing the episode with others who may benefit from it, encouraging listeners to review, rate, and share.

00:52:10 - Gratitude for the Audience
The host expresses gratitude for the audience, thanking them for joining another episode of Word Blindness. Dyslexia exposed.

00:52:10 - Uncovering Dyslexia
The episode likely uncovers the challenges and experiences related to dyslexia, exploring the topic in-depth with the guest, Naomi Zeskind.

00:52:10 - Call to Action
Listeners are urged to share the episode with anyone in their life who may benefit from the content, highlighting the importance of spreading awareness about dyslexia.

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