Author: Jan Scholten
‘I sparkle so I am alive’ or ‘Glittering prizes’
Palladium is the first element in the Silver series that is relatively well known. But even here the group analysis can add a whole new dimension to the already well known symptoms. The need for compliments is explained within its proper context, which makes it easier to differentiate between similar remedies such as Calcium sulphuricum a.o.
This metal has been named after Pallas Athene, the Greek goddess of wisdom [Silver series]. It was discovered in 1803, shortly after the discovery of an asteroid which was also named after Pallas.
Palladium is used to make electrical points and surgical instruments because it doesn’t rust. Its rigidity makes it useful in crowns and bridges to replace broken teeth. Very thin Palladium membranes are used in Hydrogen filters.