Homeopathy is a form of complementary or alternative medicine that is used to treat a variety of ailments. This suggests that homeopathy differs from traditional Western medicine therapies in significant ways. It is based on a collection of ideas proposed by a German doctor named Samuel Hahnemann in the 1790s. The “treatment” is based on… Continue reading Is homeopathy a safe treatment?
Homeopathy is an organized medical therapeutics and clinical assessment process. Homeopathy comes from the Greek words homeos, which means “like,” and pathos, which means “suffering.” The medications used in this therapeutic scheme are selected based on the Law of Similars (the idea of like healing like), a basic homeopathic theory based on observational relationship between… Continue reading What is the foundation of homeopathy?
Individualised homeopathic care focuses on the entire person rather than only treating symptoms or ‘disease labels.’ Two people with arthritis, for instance, are unlikely to obtain the same homeopathic treatment because, although they both have arthritis, their manifestations can manifest differently, and their personalities, lifestyles, anxiety levels, diets, and other factors are all different. As… Continue reading What conditions does homeopathy treat?
Homeopathic products under the Food, Drugs, and Cosmetic law are categorized as drugs. A U.S. FDA Compliance Policy Guide provides specific regulatory guidelines on homeopathic drug commercialisation. Cold symptoms, headaches, and indigestion are examples of self-limiting, self-diagnosable disorders for which OTC homeopathic medicines are suggested. All homeopathic medicinal products must be FDA labelled and produced… Continue reading How can I be prescribed homeopathic medicine?