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What is Homeopathy?

Homeopathy is a holistic system of natural treatment or alternative treatment. Homeopathy is developed by Samuel Hahnemann a German physician at the end of 18th century. Homeopathy treatment is based on the principle Like Cures Like i.e. in easy words a substance capable of developing disease in a healthy person can also cure similar symptoms in sick person. Homeopathy believes that when a person gets sick his whole body, mind and spirit gets affected. Homeopathy treats an individual as a whole, not just focussing and treating the particular disease. Homeopathy treatment aims to improve body’s normal healing system and immune system to avoid occurrence of disease in future. Homeopathy uses natural substances made out of plants, vegetables, minerals and animals in treatment. Homeopathy remedies are in the form of pills and liquid mixtures that are made of natural substances. As homeopathy uses natural substances in treatment, it is safe, painless, non addictive and has no side effects. Homeopathy is suitable for all age groups from children to elders. Homeopathy treatment is safe and gentle but very effective when compared to other conventional treatments.

Homeopathy treatment is prescribed based on the symptoms of the individual as it is based on the principle of symptom similarity. Homeopathy treatment is completely based on three principles, they are

  • Likes cure likes
  • The minimum dose
  • The single remedy

Homeopathy offers treatment based on symptoms, past medical history and personal examination. Though different people have different symptoms, a professional homeopath prescribes exact and accurate treatment to the patients.

History of Homeopathy :

Homeopathy is introduced by Samuel Hahnemann a German physician at the end of 18th century. Homeopathy though introduced in 18th century but it got popularity in 19th century. In 19th century homeopathy was introduced to United States by student of Hahnemann called Hans Birch Gram. In 19th century many homeopathic institutions were developed in Europe and United States. Homeopathy got introduced to India in 1835 by Dr. John Martin Honigberger a Romanian.

Homeopathy Benefits :

Homeopathy treatment is very beneficial for all age groups including children to aged people. It treats a wide range of long term illness, diseases and infections and helps to lead happy and healthy life. Homeopathy is gentle, effective and gives long lasting results without any side effects. It treats almost all diseases, infections and other illness. It is very effective in treating reoccurring and chronic diseases like allergies, asthma, sinusitis, psoriasis, rheumatism and many others and helps patients to get relief. Homeopathy is also very good in treating skin and hair problems. Homeopathy is very effective in treating female disorders like hormonal problems, PCOS, ovarian cysts, infertility, menstruation problems and many more. Homeopathy is also very good for children, it improves immune system and helps children to fight against flu, cold, diseases and other seasonal infections. Homeopathy is very efficient in treating health problems in men like erectile dysfunction, low libido and many more. Homeopathy is very beneficial and helps people live healthy and happy life by providing overall wellbeing.