Homeopathy is a 200-year-old form of natural medicine widely practiced in the United States, Europe and Asia. In fact, more than 6 million Americans regularly use homeopathic remedies and it’s part of several national healthcare systems around the world.
What is homeopathy?
Homeopathy is based on the scientific principle of “like cures like,” also called the Law of Similars. Just like a vaccine, treatment involves giving extremely small doses of substances that produce the same response. For example, when you suffer from allergies, a specific homeopathic remedy targets the allergic response. This builds up your body’s natural immune system.
How did homeopathic remedies get started?
In the early 1700s, German chemist, Samuel Hahneman devised a gentler medical alternative to the harsher treatments of the day like bloodletting and poisoning. In time, homeopathic remedies were brought to America. Over the next few centuries, its popularity ebbed and flowed, with a dramatic renewed interest since the 1960s. Some people prefer homeopathic remedies because it enables the body to heal itself naturally without dependence on synthetic drugs.
What conditions do homeopathic remedies treat?
Homeopathic remedies are comprehensive including acute (short-term), chronic (long-term) and constitutional (genetic).
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