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keep (something) under one`s hat
to keep a secret, to not tell something
My coworker will not say where he is going for his holiday. He wants to keep it under his hat.
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Key Uses:Edema associated with diseased organs, and possibly linked with Hodgkin's lymphoma or Bright's disease
Origin : Found in North America.
Background : This plant has long been known by native Americans as a treatment for chronic heart disease. Its fibers are also made into rope, twine, mats, and baskets.
Preparation : The fresh underground parts are chopped and steeped in alcohol.
Remedy Profile : Apocynum is most suitable for people who feel confused, low-spirited, and distressed. The remedy is prescribed primarily as a treatment for edema (a collection of watery fluid in the body cavities or under the skin). The edema is characteristically associated with diseased organs, and may be linked with Hodgkin’s lymphoma or Bright’s disease. There is often great weakness, irritation in the digestive system, a slow or irregular pulse, and considerable thirst. Secretions such as perspiration and urine may be reduced, and breathing patterns may become uneasy.
Symptoms Better : For warmth; for sitting up; after passing stools.
Symptoms Worse : For cold of any kind; for uncovering the body; after sleep.