What is Homoeopathy?
Homoeopathic medicine is a natural method of healing. It was founded by a German physician in 1800s by
Dr. Samuel Hahnemann. It has been recognized for over 200 years and used by many noblemen, Kings and
Queens across Europe and the folk who preferred natural healing. Homoeopathy is a safe and effective
means of treating both serious and minor ailments.
A Natural and Safe Alternative
Homeopathy is the art and the science of healing the sick by using substances capable of causing the same symptoms, syndromes and conditions
when administered to healthy people in a homeopathic dilution. Homoeopathy is supported by worldwide clinical research into the holistic nature
of illness. It has been the subject of many articles published in international medical journals. It is treated the person, rather than his or her disease. homoeopathy enhances your natural defenses and vital force and helps restore your body to harmony and balance and its accepted by many countries.
Homoeopathy does not diagnose illness. Rather it addresses the underlying causes of symptoms.
HOMEOPATHY IS REAL MEDICINE
Homeopathy is the holistic nature of illness. now include homeopathy is a part of medical curriculum.
In 1991, the British Medical Journal published analysis of 107 clinical studies between 1966 & 1990. The authors found that
in 81 of the experiments, the homeopathic treatments were successful. Even when they included only the 23 studies that they considered to be
of the highest quality, the vast majority of these (15) showed positive results. Here's how the results broke down: 13 out of the 19 trials of
respiratory infection treatment were effective, 6 out of 7 were positive for other infections, 5 out of 7 were +ve for digestive system
treatment, 5 out of 5 were successful for hay fever, 5 out of 7 showed accelerated recovery after surgery, 4 out of 6 helped in hematological
disease, 18 of 20 were beneficial for pain or traumatic injury; and 8 out of 10 worked for mental or psychological problems.
In a double-blind controlled study conducted in Britain in 1980, 82 percent of those receiving the homeopathic remedy enjoyed improvements in
rheumatoid arthritis versus 21 percent of the control group on placebo. The subjects in this study received remedies that were individually prescribed.
HOMEOPATHY VS. TRADITIONAL MEDICINE
Although traditional medicine has made tremendous strides, many common ailments remain mysteries.
Homeopathy works on a deeper level and acts as a preventive to make sure that these illnesses cannot invade your
body. Traditional medicine can suppress symptoms. Homeopathy seeks to understand the real meaning of symptoms.
A homeopathic remedy encourages the body to heal the imbalance that caused those symptoms. So homeopathy
is a only choice alternative to traditional medicine.
Key Concepts of Homeopathy
Following are the Key Concepts:
1. Homeopathy seeks to stimulate the body's defense mechanisms and processes so as to prevent or treat illness.
2. Treatment involves giving very small doses of substances called remedies that, according to homeopathy, would produce the same or similar symptoms of illness in healthy people if they were given in larger doses.
3. Treatment in homeopathy is individualized (tailored to each person). Homeopathic practitioners select remedies according to a total picture of the patient, including not only symptoms but lifestyle, emotional and mental states, and other factors.