What is homeopathy?
Homeopathy is a pseudoscientific system of alternative medicine that was developed in Germany more than 200 years ago. There is a belief that homeopathy can cure any medical condition and diseases with proper management and usage of homeopathic medicines. Homeopath is a medical professional who practices homoeopathy to treat diseases, disorders and infection through natural healing and minerals & vitamins.
What are the qualifications of a Homeopath?
Following are the educational qualifications of Homeopath:
- Practitioner of Rational System of Medicine (P.R.S.M)
- Practitioner of Healing Art (P.H.A)
- Licentiate of the Rational Homoeopathic Society (L.R.H.S)
- Certificate of Homoeopathic Practice (C.H.P)
- L.F. Hom
- M. D. Hom. (Practice of Medicine)
- Doctor of Homeopathic Medicine (HMD)
- MBS (H)
- DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
- MD - Homeopathy
- D.F. Hom
- M.F. Hom
- F.F. Hom
- Diploma NIH
- in Homoeopathy and Biochemistry (D.H.B)
How does Homeopathy work?
The effectiveness and efficiency of homeopathic medicines is based on two theories and they are “like cures like” and “law of minimum dose”. So, “like cures like” states that the disease can be cured by the substance that produces similar symptoms in healthy people and “law of minimum dose” states that lower the dose of medication, the greater its effectiveness. Most of the homeopathic medicines and products are diluted in such a way that the molecules of the original substance don't remain.
How are homeopathic products made?
Homeopathic products are made from either plants, animals, or minerals. They are often made as sugar pellets, ointments, drops, gels, creams, and tablets. So, individuals with the same condition may receive different treatments.
How often should I visit a Homeopath?
Individuals who are suffering from any medical condition and don’t want to use any medicinal drugs can consult a Homeopath. Depending on disease condition, individuals can consult a Homoeopath once every 6 months.
Why should an individual consult a Homeopath?
If an individual suffering from any of the following conditions can consult a Homeopath.
- Ear infections
- Body pains
- Sinus problems
- High blood pressure
- Skin allergies
Can Homeopathy cure diabetes?
Medical condition which is characterized by elevated blood sugar or glucose levels is Diabetes. Homeopathy doctors use homeopathy medicines that are made from minerals, plants, and animals to control the diabetes of a patient.
Can Homeopathy treat arthritis?
Inflammation of joints is called arthritis. Homeopathy doctors can cure arthritis through lifestyle modifications and homeopathic medicines.