Author Archive | Davis Lamson, ND, MS

Melissa officinalis for Herpes

Another good naturopathic product of European origin disappeared a while back. It was a small tube of Melissa off. extract in a cream base. The topically applied product was possibly the best relief for Herpes simplex of either type. The cream reduced the itch, shrank and dried the vesicles, and shortened the attack remarkably. First […]

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Eucalyptus Oil Inhalation on Pain and Inflammatory Response

The title derives from a 2013 Korean publication (“Effect of eucalyptus oil inhalation on pain and inflammatory responses after total knee replacement: a randomized clinical trial.” PMID: 23853660 with free download) demonstrating reduction of nociceptive response to surgery for total knee replacement. While the technique may appear to be of narrow application, it would seem […]

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Evidence Affirms Benefits of Naturopathic Diet and Lifestyle on Aging

Editor’s note: In general, Vital News does not publish research articles from peer-reviewed journals. Instead, our focus is on sharing practical and personal perspectives, in a conversational style among colleagues. That said, when WANP member, Dr. Davis Lamson shared the following article with us, so hot off the press it hadn’t been posted on PubMed […]

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