Welcome to the Neurotic Mothers Club!

Are we really becoming a nation of neurotic mothers? This is a question I asked myself a lot 10 years ago, when my son was sick and yet no doctor would take the time to listen to me. He had an ongoing cough, every cold went to his chest, he was diagnosed with asthma initially, […]

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Sensory Processing Disorder – Sensitivity on another level

I’ve seen many children with Sensory Processing Disorder over the years. None were as severe as the case I am presenting now: Ellie’s Mum contacted me in July this year with concerns over her daughters SPD, emotional meltdowns and aggression. I have never met Ellie and both of our appointments have been carried out online […]

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Why is my child constantly ill?

Regularly I am seeing and hearing of young children stuck in a pattern of low immunity and repeat infections. Chest infections, ear infections, infected eczema, tonsils etc etc. An overwhelming majority of these children have something in common. Antibiotics. Several short courses for acute infections and sometimes long term low dose to ‘prevent’ a recurrence. Shocking […]

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The Case of the 7 Year Impacted Bowel

  January 2018: Katie is 7 years old. She came to see me with a chronic issue of constipation and withholding her stools since she was a tiny baby. She was under the care of an incontinence team and a few months ago had to undergo a dis-impaction procedure that involved a week off school […]

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The story of the beige eating boy

In practice I am surprised by the number of children i’m seeing who will only eat beige foods. Ed’s story is just one of many I could tell. Ed is 7, his mum brought him to see me in January this year with concerns over his immunity. Life was a constant cycle of colds, swollen […]

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Nightmares & Sleep Issues – A child’s case treated with Homeopathy

I love treating children, they are often far more open with their feelings and easy to read. I do see a lot of cases of anxiety in young children, school fears and sleep issues being top of the list. Often I find that these concerns can be resolved in a short period of time when […]

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