REMEDY OF THE DAY: SILICA
The idea of a Silica patient is that they are YIELDING (flexible).
easy to get along with, agreeable, it is a kind of shyness or timidity
but not cowardice. is submissiveness that arises out of lack of energy.
Very intelligent, sensitive to impressions, brain fag, obstinate,
…abstracted, fixed ideas, thinks only of pins, fears them, searches and
They are delicate, refined as the essence, the coarse element, thin
pale, delicate and highly refined, perceptive, but not assertive nor
Defective nutrition does to imperfect assimilation, bone diseases with
caries and necrosis, Silica can stimulate the organism to reabsorb
fibrotic conditions and scar tissues. In PHTHISIS, must be used with
care, for there it may cause the absorption of scar tissue, liberate
the disease walled in into new activity. It is a very deep remedy,
for chronic disease and slow in action.
Scrofulous, rachitic children with a large head, open fontanelles and
sutures, distended abdomen, slow in walking.
Ill effects of vaccination, suppurative processes, fistulous burrowings.
Ripen abscesses since it promotes suppuration, silica is cold and
chilly hugs the fire, wants warm clothing, hates drafts, hand and
feet cold<winter, lack of vital heat.
Intolerance of alcoholic stimulants, sour formations, prostration, mind
and body. Epilepsy, want of grip, moral or physical.
Swelling of lachrymal duct. Eye affections, caries of mastoid,
roaring ears. A sensation of hair on tongue, pricking as of a pin in
tonsils, parotid glands swollen. Fistula in ano, fissures and haemorrhoids.
painful with spasm of sphincter. Constipation always before and
during menses. NIGHT walking promotes expulsion of foreign
bodies from tissues. Crippled nails, indurated tumours, abscesses
of joints after impure vaccination, bursa, lepra nodes, and keloid growth.
Warmth, wrapping up head, summer, in wet or humid weather.
AND MANY MANY OTHER CHRONIC DISEASES.
Beatriz H Hill