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Taken to Court: Moving the goalposts on homeopathy

On December 22, in a case initiated by the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) in the Federal Court of Australia, a regulatory judgement was handed down that Homeopathy Plus Australia Pty Ltd and I, Fran Sheffield, violated Australian Consumer Law with statements about the whooping cough vaccine and homeopathy. …

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Homeopathy Made Simple (Part 1) – First Steps to First Aid

Homeopathy is fun to use and easy to learn. With just a handful of remedies even a beginner can make a big difference to everyday health problems. The homeopathic remedies (medicines) are relatively inexpensive, long-lasting, and safe for all ages. They are also easy to obtain. Many of the common …

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Let’s Look at Homeopathic Immunisation (Homeoprophylaxis)

We are struggling to manage two problems at once but not being very clever about it. The first is that people, including children, still die from infectious diseases such as malaria, whooping cough, and other epidemic diseases. The second is that, from the homeopathic standpoint, vaccines have several drawbacks. They …

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Homeopathy for ADHD

ADD, ADHD, GDD, ASD, PDD-NOS – our children are attracting so may acronyms these days and there seems to be no end in sight for what has now become a neurological epidemic. Parents, in their search for safe treatment options, often end up in homeopathic clinics, and many find homeopathy …

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Homeopathy used for Swine flu

Swine Flu continues to trouble India, and homeopaths have been setting up clinics for people to easily obtain the homeopathic preventatives. Dr Patel at the Vadodara clinic says: “Homeopathy can sure help in curtailing the surge of H1N1 cases. There are a few medicines that can be effective as preventive …

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Withdrawing From drugs and alcohol with homeopathy

Homeopathy is a wonderful support for those withdrawing from drug or alcohol addiction. Not only does it relieve the immediate symptoms, it also works to heal the underlying cause, whether inherited, acquired, emotional or psychological. Does that mean homeopathy is the only therapy that will help or that withdrawal becomes …

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Five homeopathic melodies to ease the blues

Homeopathy is more than just little bottles of pills and liquids, as many things produce a homeopathic “like treats like” effect – even music. So, if you’re feeling a little depressed, try listening to some music – but not the happy, bouncy kind, as this will either irritate or only …

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Trituration: Turning metals into homeopathic remedies

It’s easy to make remedies out of soluble substances – just dilute and shake – but what happens when the base substance is insoluble, as with metals? That’s when you need to triturate – and with a few utensils it’s easy to do at home. More Information: Trituration: Turning metals …

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Dandruff – Myths, facts and homeopathy

What causes dandruff – a fungus, overactive or clogged oil glands, a hormonal imbalance, stress, allergies, shampoo or hair dyes? Any one of these could be responsible, but Drs Juneja tell us how to manage the problem homeopathically so that embarrassing dandruff becomes a thing of the past. More Information: …

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Homeopathic Consult: What to Expect

Here’s a great article that contains a section on what a first homeopathic consult looks like. “If the patient feels critical, unassertive, timid, angry, sensitive, etc. These questions are often the most difficult yet the most revealing. The homeopath does not put a value judgment on the patient’s self-description. The …

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Does Homeopathy Make People Fat?

Recent research has implicated the use of antibiotics with the obesity epidemic that has become such a problem in the West. The killing of gut bacteria by antibiotics has now been linked to type II diabetes, metabolic syndrome, inflammation, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, heart disease, and obesity … and …

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Give Rover more than a bone … try a little homeopathy

An “aww” story from the UK Daily Mail about four dogs who were successfully treated with alternative therapies. Cassie, the bull terrier with severe anxiety, was helped with Reiki; Tyson the Staffordshire bull terrier was treated with acupuncture for his arthritis; and William, a Jack Russell-collie cross with worrying aggressive …