Natural Remedies to Cope with Depression

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011 No Comments Under: Depression

Modern world with its tendency to make your life easier is still accompanied with difficulties which make people depressed. Depression has become a usual condition among modern people, with nearly a half of them suffering from constant mood swings, and a quarter of them suffering from ongoing feeling of distress, followed by insomnia, pessimistic thoughts and even a tendency towards committing suicide.

Traditionally, if you turn to your health-care provider for advice, he or she prescribes you synthetic medicines.

These medicines are commonly subdivided into two groups:

1. Debilitants, which act to calm down your feeling of distress. Still, some of these remedies are capable of developing addiction in a sufferer.

2. Beta-blockers, which produce an effect on autonomic nervous system, providing body relaxation. Still, they are not potent of reducing psychological factors of depression.

There are herbal alternatives used to address the issue of depression. They are St John’s Wort and 5 Hydroxytryptophan, which are equal to synthetic medicines in function and effects.

The main aim of these medications is to elevate serotonin excretion in the brain. This substance is responsible for increasing positive emotions and enhancing one’s mood.

Synthetic medicines pose a threat to the organism, and herbal ones are also an unsafe solution for the issue. Their overdose can lead to serotonin intoxication, and in order to have a positive effect when using them it’s obligatory to use the remedies on a daily basis, which is expensive for your pocket.

As opposite to the remedies mentioned above, homeopathy is an absolutely new way of depression treatment, dedicated to kill the disease in its root. While synthetic medicines and their herbal alternatives have their main aim in elevating serotonin in the brain, this cure is meant to eliminate the disorder in the organism, which is the real reason for your depression. Being completely non-addictive, homeopathy is potent of ridding you of depression.

At first, you need a consultation with homeopathist, who needs to know all the details in order to prescribe a right remedy for your long-lasting and stubborn condition. These details are not limited to the signs of depression, but rather include the background, the environment where you live, the history of your family relations, any emotional stress and so on. When the remedy is chosen correctly, it will provide you with additional energy, so vital for your organism to function in a proper way. Depression is only a consequence of some system disorder, and properly chosen homeopathic medicine will help fight this disorder and all its common and specific symptoms. After taking a course of homeopathic treatment you will feel a total increase in your psychological and physical states. In some cases it takes several days or a couple of weeks to succeed, but commonly homeopathic treatment presupposes a progressive enhancement, which takes some time and patience to be successful. There are cases in which you may feel physically worse at first, but in time the situation normalizes.

In combination with already prescribed medicines homeopathic remedies will increase your chances for success, and speed the process of recovery.

Homeopathic remedies are absolutely safe for pregnant and nursing women and poses no threat to your and your baby’s organism.

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