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 […]

16 March 2011

Relief for Seasonal Allergies


Homeopathy has a lot to offer in the treatment of seasonal allergies. There are many over the counter medications available to treat allergic symptoms, but they commonly have side effects such as drowsiness and dry mouth. Homeopathic remedies are safe and non-toxic and easy to use. With homeopathy, there are two approaches used to treat […]

14 March 2011

Thank you for your feedback


Thanks to everyone who has commented on my website and blog. Nothing like launching a website and getting loads of emails and comments to make a person feel appreciated and loved! I have received several suggestions for future blog posts, including: ” You should also talk about how there is often not a lot of […]

5 March 2011

Homeopathic Remedies for Traveler’s Diarrhea


Homeopathic remedies are useful to take along with you when traveling. A common symptom when traveling, particularly to warmer climates is gastro-intestinal distress, such as diarrhea. Persistent, severe or bloody diarrhea should be evaluated immediately by a physician. Left untreated, severe dehydration and electrolyte loss can develop rapidly. Potency I recommend remedies be taken in […]

3 March 2011

Flu prevention, treatment and recovery

Flu, or influenza is a viral illness that is more intense than a common cold, and can include fever, muscle aching, headache and fatigue.  Homeopathic remedies can help to lessen the severity of a flu and aid in your recovery.  Homeopathic remedies are selected by looking at your particular symptoms and matching them to the […]