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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 ridiculed, homeopathy opposed, and homeopathy accepted

Dr Andy Somody explains how he was initially a homeopathy skeptic, but a life-changing prescription made him reassess his position. He also discusses scientific support, opposition, mechanisms, and “fast food” homeopathy in his article. Do you agree with him? More Information: Homeopathy – Ridicule, Oppose, or Accept?

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Homeopathic remedies for frequent urination

Do you plan your day around how easy it will be to get to a bathroom or toilet? Are you always “in a hurry” when it’s time to go? Breathe a sigh of relief, because Dr Sharma discusses common homeopathic remedies for this annoying problem. Be the “boss of the …

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Tenpenny petition: Stop the suppression of information about vaccines

PETITION: Do you want information on preventative homeopathy and vaccine concerns? Dr Sherri Tenpenny should NOT be stopped from visiting Australia because of the noisy demands of a small political lobby group. Why Is there such alarm about what she might say? Is there something to hide? The rest of …

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Use Homeopathy and stay healthy for a long time!

Steve Scrutton links to research which looked at how healthy chronically ill patients were after eight years of homeopathic treatment. The observational study of 3,709 patients found that, with homeopathic treatment, participants “were likely to improve considerably” and that positive effects persisted for as long as eight years. Great news …

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Homeopathy for malaria and other mosquito-borne diseases

Malaria continues to kill hundreds of thousands each year and creates disability and illness in many more. While some gains against it have been achieved in recent years, WHO and health agencies are concerned that increasing drug resistance and mutations will lead to its resurgence and spread. Governments in some …

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Tantrums, teen hormones and the gut: Homeopathy changes all three

Joette has written a fascinating story about Lucy, a girl with hysterical behaviour who loved ice-cream. Can you guess which remedy made the world of difference for her family? Read the story at the following link to see if you were right. More Information:Tantrums, Teen Hormones and the Gut: Homeopathy …

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The fatally flawed Australian NHMRC homeopathy review

In a recent media release, the Complementary Medicines Australia (CMA) identified five serious flaws in the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) report on the evidence for the effectiveness of homeopathy. An extract from the report follows. “Mr Carl Gibson, Chief Executive of CMA said “A number of independent …

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Seedlings respond to homeopathic potentisation

Want a simple way to test the effects of potentisation? Look no further than a handful of wheat seeds and a little arsenic, and do what these researchers did (ok, the arsenic may be hard to come by). The researchers changed the gene expression of wheat seedlings by poisoning them …