21 June 2011

Moving to a new location


As of July 01 I am moving to Queen Square Building, 45 Alderney Drive, Suite 610, Dartmouth. To book appointments, please call me at 902-431-4888 or email me at meryl@merylcook.ca. Please let me know the best times to reach you and your preferred appointment times and I will respond as soon as possible. I will […]

24 May 2011

Celebrating 15 years in practice!


I recently realized that this May marks my 15th year in practice. I began my practice with the Bowen Technique in May 1996 and then began taking homeopathy patients in May 2001. It amazes me to look back on the unfolding of my practice – from doing Bowen in my spare room 2 mornings a […]

2 May 2011

Homeopathic prescribing for Adventure Travellers


This book is an excellent resource for the adventure traveller.  It begins with the basics of homeopathic prescribing (dosages, potencies, where to purchase remedies).  There is a good discussion of immunization and prevention, helping the reader/traveler to weigh the risks of immunization against the prevalence and possible complications of various tropical diseases. I like that […]

18 April 2011

Bowen Home Instructions – The 3 W’s

A Bowen treatment consists of gentle, rolling movements done with the practitioner’s hands on specific points of the body. These moves are light and can be done through clothing. They stimulate a systemic response so powerful that a pause is observed between each series of moves to allow the body to integrate this information. A […]

11 April 2011

10 good reasons for using Homeopathy!

Happy Birthday to Samuel Hahnemann   Today marks the 156th year since Samuel Hahnemann was born.  To celebrate his birthday on April 10th, members of the Canadian Society of Homeopaths are spreading the word about 10 good reasons for using Homeopathy!     10 GOOD REASONS TO USE HOMEOPATHY. . .   1.  NATURAL ACTION Homeopathy works by […]

6 April 2011

The Little Bowen Book

I was so pleased when my colleague Louise Tremblay wrote and published this book.  I lend this book to patients who are wanting to learn more about the Bowen Technique.  I also give it to professionals such as family physicians who refer patients to me or who have patients that I am treating with the […]

25 March 2011

And the winners are …

Thank you so much to everyone who submitted comments and suggestions on my new website and blog. Originally I was planning to draw for those who submitted suggestions for future blogs. However, I received so many encouraging and heartfelt comments that I decided to draw for two prizes – one for the suggestions and one […]

24 March 2011

Homeopathic First Aid

First Aid Treatment with Homeopathic Remedies If someone in your family has an accident or injury, your first responsibility is to apply the proper first-aid measures and to get medical help if necessary. However, homeopathic treatment can complement the standard first aid measures and help to reduce pain and speed healing. Even for injuries which […]

22 March 2011

Homeopathy Works for Me on YouTube

There is a wonderful thing happening in the world of homeopathy. Recently people have been posting videos on YouTube and speaking about how homeopathy has worked for them. I have shared several on my FaceBook page Meryl Cook Homeopathy & Bowen. If you would like to see more, just google Homeopathy Works for Me and […]