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The two major supporters in the health of the eyes are the liver and the circulation. Any strange eye symptoms are usually remedied with herbs that benefit these two functions. If the eyes are effected equally then it is likely circulation that should be addressed vigorously. If eye symptoms are only in one eye or affect the eyes differently, then working the liver will give the best results. In Traditional Chinese Medicine, the eyes are the opening of the liver and as such any eye pathology warns of liver dysfunction. My clients taught me that the liver-eye connection is very reliable.
If you have had eye problems for a long time, consider doing the Gentle Liver Cleanse at least 2 times a year.
If you have taken lots of pharmaceuticals or OTCs check that link for medication side effects. In this case, I strongly recommend doing the Gentle Liver Cleanse at least 3-4 times a year to slow deterioration. Your eyes will tell you when your liver is doing better.
If you also have chronic lymphatic problems, then consider N-Acetyl Cystine (#509-7) 3B. Either of these can be added to the Gentle Liver Cleanse. Reduce these with symptoms.
Begin with the Gentle Liver Cleanse then in between the liver cleanse months, do the following:
Gingko Biloba T/R (#898-8) 1B, 1D, Alpha Lipoic Acid (#1505-6) 1B, 1D and N-Acetyl Cystine (#509-7) 1B
If there is suspected nerve damage (don’t believe that it is irreversible) add Nerve Control (#1242-4) 3B, 3D.
And if your eyes are also dry then C. HY-C 3B,3D is a specific remedy for this.
Finally check out the Lymph Drainage and Open the Exits to be sure fluids are able to be carried away from the eye.
My clients report that Bilberry Concentrate (#74-8) 3B,3D DOES help with night blindness/vision. Bilberry does help the liver (it is a sour) AND is a vascular anti-inflammatory so both aspects of eye support are covered with this herb. Reduce dosage with symptoms.
My clients report that anti-oxidants are effective in reducing/eliminating floaters which points to vascular inflammation being the culprit. Grapine HP (#1699-3) 3B, 3D reducing w/symptoms would be the best place to begin. You can also rotate with Bilberry Concentrate (#74-8) 3B, 3D or Perfect Eyes 3B, 3D which has many eye-supporting ingredients. Reduce dosage with symptoms.
A reliable remedy for this is C. HY-C. This Chinese combo comes up for conditions where the adrenals are not sufficiently regulating the body’s fluids/minerals so some areas are dry while others are water-logged (swollen). If this has been a long standing problem do 3B, 3D for the 1st bottle, 2B, 2D for the second and 1B for the 3rd. This will fix many underlying problems with moisture mishandling in the body.
Styes are like boils and are a sign of lowered lymphatic drainage around the eye. To move the fluids in the area simply do rapid blinking whilst moving the eyes in a rainbow arc back and forth, that is from left to right and back again. Do this until you feel slight fatigue in the eye muscles and then stop. Repeat every four hours (yup, set a timer). Topically apply Colloidal Silver Gel. Also do your favorite liver herbs for the reasons stated above.
Consider this…..I have learned more from very sick people than I have from double-blind, placebo-controlled, cross-over studies. My sick clients taught me how to get them well - things that even my teachers didn't know. I have such smart clients.
** Important Warning **Nothing on this site is FDA approved. Nothing I write here is intended to be medical advice. Follow my recommendations at your own risk. Results may vary, and blah, blah, blah. So if the required warnings have not scared you away, then you have a chance. I'm reporting here what kinds of approaches actually helped very sick people get well, AND the kinds of things that actually made them sick (and it usually isn't lack of exercise, weight, menopause or smoking - it is the underlying cause of all those things.)
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In case you were wondering..B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner, b=bedtime. Make sure to read What to Expect on an Herbal Program (in the Herb menu) before beginning. Dosages given are about what my clients benefit from. You may be different. Begin slowly and see how each recommendation benefits you.
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