HOMEOPATHY

What is Homeopathy? A medical system that stimulates the body's own healing responses while respecting nature’s laws and the wisdom of the body. The key premise is everyone has vital force energy that if disrupted or out of balance creates health problems.   A key philosophy of homeopathic healing as a natural health therapy falls under the principle of ‘like cures like’, or Law of Similars where the body’s own healing response is activated. Simply stated substances which cause symptoms can be taken in small amounts to treat the very same symptoms.  It has been written that homeopathy is a natural health therapy that works by mimicking specific symptoms, rather than suppressing them as do allopathic medicines.    Another philosophy of homeopathic practitioners is to treat the person, not the disease. Homeopathic practices are used throughout the world and can be coupled safely with conventional medicines with no side effects as homeopathy healing is non-toxic.   The founder of homeopathy is said to be Samuel Hahnemann, a German who established the fundamental principles of both the science and art of homeopathic healing over 200 years ago.  He is also called the ‘father of experimental pharmacology’.  Homeopathy became a popular healing method during the 1800’s with the first schools opening around 1830, followed by dozens of homeopathic institutions throughout Europe and the United States.  By the beginning of the 20th century, there were thought to be over 15,000 homeopathic practitioners in the United States alone.  However, homeopathy healing had many vocal critics throughout the mid 1800’s in both the U.S and Europe.  By 1920, according to Wikipedia, the last homeopathic school in the United States had closed.  Homeopathic practitioner numbers continued to dwindle until the mid 1970’s when homeopathy and homeopathic products experienced resurgence.  Today you can find homeopathic healing products in most large pharmaceutical chains.   According to HomeopathyResource.com, 20% to 40% of physicians throughout Germany, United Kingdom, France and Holland regularly use homeopathy healing with their patients.  Homeopathic services are reimbursable under national health plans in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Greece, Israel, Austria and India where over 100,000,000 use homeopathy as their only form of medical care.   We hope you have learned more about Homeopathy as a natural health therapy. For more information, visit the Homeopathic section at All Things Healing online regularly.

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Bharti Nathani, BHMS received her Bachelor’s in Homeopathy Medical Science and Surgery from Gujarat, India. After Graduation, she spent few months as an Assistant Professor ...
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by Tina Quirk, MS, PCH
Homeopathy is a "whole medical system" that respects the laws of nature and the wisdom of the body. The underlying premises are that the body and mind are parts of a deep rooted system that regulates and renews health, that the body knows the best way to heal itself and that physical and mental symptoms are the organism's best way to deal with influences that threaten health...

 

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Editor's Note: In this final installment  (see Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4 and Part 5) of Mattie Klare's interview with homeopath Deborah Vidal, we get an inside peek at how a homeopath thinks when she undertakes the complex process of homeopathic case taking. If you are considering homeopathic treatment for yourself, watching these videos should give you some insight and put you at ease about what to expect!

 

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Editor´s Note: In Episode 5 (see Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 and Part 4), Deborah discusses combining homeopathic treatment with other therapies, noting that she advises her clients not to start another modality at the same time as Homeopathy. I love it that she describes the homeopathic remedy as a support system--a beautiful way to look at it!

 

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Editor´s Note: Deborah continues her discussion of the homeopathic healing experience (see Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3). Here, she examines the unexpected ways--in terms of subtle, deeper changes--in which healing can unfold and stresses the value in establishing a long term relationship with your homeopath. Listening to Deborah describe her most memorable case is truly inspiring!

 

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Editor´s Note: In Part 3 of her conversation with Mattie Klare, Deborah explores the scope of homeopathic case taking. The reader gets an idea of what to expect in the homeopathic interview from a client's perspective. At the same time, we see how complex an endeavor homeopathic case taking really is. See Part 1 and Part 2.
 

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Editor's Note: I really appreciate Deborah's perspective on health and Homeopathy. In particular, the idea that as a practitioner learning Homeopathy is a lifelong process. Also, that there is no such thing as a quick fix when it comes to real healing. Problems that have developed over a lifetime require time and patience to resolve; in the process of healing, old problems may resurface on the road to wellness. Deborah does a great job explaining the fundamental law of homeopathic healing, Like cures Like.

 

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by Sinead Fine MAHA

The sun rose higher in the sky and by 1pm we felt the essence was ready. The water was colored slightly yellow and the flowers were faded. We gently picked them out with the same twigs and put them back at the base of the tree. Then we emptied half the bottle of brandy into our Mother Tincture bottle and poured it to full with the Hawthorn-infused water.  We discarded the rest of the water at the base of the tree, giving thanks. We now had our Mother Tincture...

 

 

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by Dr. Ben Wulfsohn

Flu has strong seasonal and epidemic nature. Especially at the change of seasons running like wildfire through communities and even continents.They are generally self limiting diseases which resolve on their own after a few days, but symptoms can be eased and complications avoided by naturopathic/homeopathic treatment...

 

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by Louise Mclean, LCCH.

Throughout all the discussions and media attacks on homeopathy during the last few years, one thing has never been mentioned and that is the extraordinary effectiveness of homeopathic medicines to treat symptoms relating to psychological problems...

 

Editor´s Note: Dont take anti-depressants and tranquillisers. Homeopathy is genuinely there for people who want to avoid anti-depressants

 

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"Suffering is not a question which demands an answer, it is not a problem which demands a solution, it is a mystery which demands a presence."

~Anonymous

 

 

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"Find a good homeopath and watch the doors open for you in your life."

~Let's Talk Homeopathy on Facebook

 

 

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"Our natures are the physicians of our diseases."

~Hippocrates (c.460-370 BC)

 

 

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Understanding Health and Dis-ease

by Judith Hanna Doshi MA, CCH (Cand)

Have you ever stopped to ask yourself how healthy you really are? How often do you find yourself reaching for anything that will give you fast relief for your symptoms? Do you wonder whether managing your symptoms in this way qualifies as being in good health, as conventional medical thought would have us believe? What in fact does being truly healthy look like? In this article I will present an alternative view of health and disease, inspired by the principles of Homeopathy, that will hopefully get you thinking about the way you approach your own health...

 

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