Homeopathy

Why Homeopathy advises restrictions in diet when taking medicines

Certain strong tasting and strong smelling foodstuffs and stimulants (like coffee, onion, garlic) are advised to be restricted for some time before and after every dose of homeopathic medicine only for the reason that these substances leave a strong odour / taste in the mouth which is also the route through which the homeopathic medicine is going to act. Total …


Homeopathy

Why when visiting a homeopathic physician the patient is asked a lot of questions regarding his background and history

Homeopathic system of medicine treats the person who is diseased. Therefore, the physician, during the interview, has to identify those features of the illness, which are most peculiarly belonging only to that person, so as to be able to identify the required medicine for the patient. As a result, a detailed enquiry of the patient’s complaints including his mental symptoms …


What does the homoeopath need to know

The homoeopath needs a detailed understanding of who you are, along with details of any complaints and how you experience them. The series of questions on this site will lead you through all the types of information required in order to treat you. The more your homoeopath knows about you, the more easily will he or she be able to …

When do you need to see a qualified homoeopath

Although homeopathy is suitable for home treatment of minor ailments and for first aid use, if you have a longstanding or more serious illness a qualified homeopathic doctor should be consulted. As we are all so very different in our mental and physical makeup it is reasonable to expect that our reaction to an illness will also be different and …

Do homoeopathic medicines have side effects

Homeopathic medicines are ultra-dilute doses (this makes them non-toxic, safe and free from side effects) administered in minute quantity (just enough to set a reaction going i.e. to set the deranged vital force on the way to recovery by stimulating the natural recuperative processes of the patient towards health) less frequently (because their effect persist for a longer duration). This …

Will homeopathy medicine suit everyone

In my opinion, yes, homeopathic medicine can be used by most people, but as there are many different homeopathic medicines available, and as each person responds to illness in a different way, take care in matching your symptoms to a particular homeopathic medicine and ensure that you carefully follows the instruction for taking it. In my opinion, traditional homeopathic “medications” …

Does homoeopathic medicine really work or is it merely psychological

On one hand, homeopathy is often regarded as nonsense and a sham bythe scientific community. In broad terms, homeopathy is a belief inalternative medicine in which something that causes the symptoms ofa disease in healthy people will cure similar symptoms in the ill. All valid experiments have either indicated homeopathy to have nobetter an effect than placebo, or that the …