What are homeopathic methods for inducing labor?
Homeopathy is the treatment of medical conditions with potentised substance.
To induce labor try taking a spoonful of castor oil. Who's to say it is scientifically proven, but I believe this age old wise tale actually works. A best friend of mine wanted to induce labor and upon hearing this tried it later that night. Within hours she started having contractions. Her baby was born the following day.
WRT to castor oil: castor oil is a natural medication. It is not homeopathy.
Aromatherapy oils can cancel out the effectiveness of the homeopathic remedies which contain the essence or vibration of a substance. Peppermit, for instance, will negate the good effect of a homeopathic remedy. Instructions for homeopathic is to avoid brushing your teeth, use mouthwash, etc. before or after the use of any homeopathic remedy.
Compare and contrast the knights of labor and the American federation of labor in goals methods and achievements?
The Knights of Labor (Noble and Holy Order of the Knights of Labor): Goals: 8-hour work day, legislation to end child and convict labor Methods: Cooperatives: Business organizations owned and operated by a group of individuals for mutual benefit. Strikes and Boycotts Achievements: Pacific Railroad Strike in 1884 and the Wabash Railroad strike in 1885. American Federation of Labor:Goals: Higher wages, shorter hours, and rights to bargain collectively. Methods: Mostly strikes. Achievements: As an association…
Drying, Salting, Pickling, Fermenting, Smoking, Freezing, Cooling, Sugaring... Most methods involve taking water out of the food or inducing a concentration gradient to kill bacteria (by sucking water out of it). Others involve coating the food with some chemical that kills bacteria but is (relatively) safe for humans to consume.
It is never a good idea to purposely put yourself into labor. However, if you are already in labor, and are right around the time you are due, then helping things along wont hurt. Peppermint is a natural labor inducer, also massage your wrists and ankles as these are natural labor inducing pressure points on the body also. Taking a hot bath or having sex can oftentimes speed things up as well.