3 Rivers Homeopathy – Hypnosis – Healing
World Encephalitis Day, held on February 22 each year is the global awareness day for people who have been directly or indirectly affected by encephalitis.
Although quite rare in the UK, it affects approximately 4000 people each year. It is a viral infection which causes inflammation in the brain causing potential life threatening conditions. There is no age limit, however, the very young and elderly are most at risk. Symptoms mimic a flu like feeling with high temperature and a headache. Other symptoms include fits and seizures and a general sense of confusion and feeling of lethargy. In cases such as these, it is important to get medical help as soon as possible. Causes can vary from common viral infections including the herpes simplex virus to immune system irregularities. A more prevalent cause is the Japanese encephalitis caused by mosquitoes and those from Ticks. It is not contagious.
There are a wide variety of Homeopathic remedies available & these are symptom specific based upon the symptom picture portrayed by the client. Homeopathy can be taken safely alongside main stream medicine or can be given on it’s own.
Links below on a couple of good articles on Encephalitis –
It is always essential to at the very beginning get a proper medical diagnosis from your GP before proceeding for treatment from a professional Homeopath.