What is Homeopathy & how does it work?

What is Homeopathy & how does it work?
Samuel Hahnemann

Homeopathy or homoeopathy (both the spelling are acceptable) is an alternative system of medicine. It’s a medical system based on the belief that the body can cure itself. It was created in 1796 by Dr.Samuel Hahnemann (Founder of Homeopathy).

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Its practitioners, called homeopaths, believe that a substance that causes symptoms of a disease in healthy people would cure similar symptoms in sick people. This doctrine is called similia similibus curentur, or “like cures like”. Homeopathic preparations are termed remedies, which are made using homeopathic dilution. In this process, a chosen substance is repeatedly and thoroughly diluted, they called this process as “potentisation”.

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The final product is chemically indistinguishable from the diluent, which is usually either distilled water, ethanol, or sugar; often, not even a single molecule of the original substance can be expected to remain in the product. Practitioners claim that such preparations, upon oral intake, can or cure disease from its roots cause.

All relevant scientific knowledge about physics, chemistry, biochemistry, and biology gained since at least the mid-19th century confirms that homeopathic remedies have no active content. They are biochemically inert, and have no effect on any known disease Hahnemann’s theory of disease, centered around principles he termed “Miasms”,(Learn More about Miasms) is inconsistent with subsequent identification of viruses and bacteria as causes of disease. Clinical trials have been conducted, and generally demonstrated no objective effect from homeopathic preparations, but still, it cures diseases

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What conditions does Homeopathy Treat?

It’s used for a wide variety of health issues, including some chronic illnesses like Allergies, Migraines, Depression, Chronic fatigue syndrome, Rheumatoid arthritis, Irritable bowel syndrome, Premenstrual syndrome, bruises, scrapes, toothaches, headaches, nausea, coughs, and colds & in many more condition.

How does the Homeopathy doctor treat?

Homeopathic doctors work in the same way as any other doctors. History taking, examination, and investigation are all important in establishing the diagnosis. However, as well as asking about your symptoms, a homeopathic doctor will be interested in you as an individual and the unique way in which your symptoms affect you the most.

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Now I feel you have got enough idea regarding homeopathy but understanding homeopathy is like understanding an art that is much more ahead of today’s modern science.

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