It's holiday time and many people struggle just to get
through it. Instead of being a time to enjoy family and friends, it turns into
a time of sadness, anxiety, feeling overwhelmed and over stressed. Hopefully,
you won’t need any remedies but if you do, here's a list to choose from. You can also check out our selection of Bach Flower Remedies for other various symptoms.
Homeopathy for Sadness/Grief
Holiday depression is a major concern during
this time of year. Too many people feel so sad and lonely during the holidays
whether it’s due to loss of a loved one due to death, divorce or break up, or,
if you can’t be with those you love. Try Ignatia. It is a major grief
remedy and a key indication is sighing. This is the remedy for someone who
can’t overcome their loss. For a deep depression with thoughts of suicide, use Aurum Metallicum and get
Homeopathy for Anger/ResentmentStaphysagria - You may not want
to see certain people because of insults, slights, etc. Staphysagria can help you to "deal with
it".Natrum Mur should be considered
also if the person is holding a grudge. Consolation aggravates. People needing
Natrum Mur tend to eat a lot of salt.
Homeopathy for Anxiety
Lycopodium - just wants everything
to go off without a hitch if they are hosting an event. There is self-doubt and
low self-esteem. Lycopodium people like
sweets.Arsenicum - wants everything to
be just perfect. There is restlessness and anxiety; ailment is worse from
midnight to 2 am.Argentum Nit - there will be
restlessness with pacing. This remedy is also good for stage fright.Gelsemium - nervous
anticipation but person just sits and thinks about it. Another remedy for stage
fright.Aconite - Fearful that things
won't go as planned. The key word here is "fear".Coffea Cruda
- Cannot settle
down at bedtime because they had a stimulant earlier.
Homeopathy for ChildrenIf they become irritable with crying, screaming
and don't know what they want, give them Chamomilla.Coffea Cruda is for children
who are all wound up and unable to sleep.
Don’t forget these same remedies apply to your PETS. With people tramping through the house,
plenty of food to get to, even having to travel, pets can get stressed out and
also depressed if they have lost someone they loved.