In a world where allergies and sensitivities are an ever increasing problem, it will come as quite a relief to discover that there is some significant help available within the complementary therapy field.
Professionally trained homeopaths, often have many clients with quite debilitating issues. Probably the most common problems are hay fever, food intolerances, chemical sensitivities and pet allergies (particularly cats, dogs, rabbits and horses). They can trigger a number of physical stresses within the body. Which system is directly affected depends very much upon the constitutional weakness of the individual. So, for example, where there is a tendency towards respiratory weakness in the family, we may well see asthma as a reaction. Alternatively, where the family genes suggest a weak digestive system, diarrhoea is very possible. In addition, direct contact with the substance can often create an immediate skin reaction. The area can become inflamed or puffy, sometimes quite rapidly. Continue reading →
Homoeopathic medicine uses very small amounts of natural substances to gently stimulate the body’s own natural defence system.
The founder of modern homoeopathy, Samuel Hahnemann discovered, in the course of his research that progressively diluting the dose of a remedy and “succussing” or shaking it vigorously at each stage of dilution (a process known as potentization) makes the homeopathic remedy more powerful when given in the lowest concentration or highest dilution. The most powerful homeopathic remedies are so diluted that there is little probability of any molecule of the active original substance remaining.
A naturopathic consultation generally takes longer than a visit to your doctor or other health practitioner. This is because the naturopath needs to get as much information as possible regarding your state of health
Homeopathy is a comprehensive medical system practiced by both homeopathic doctors and physicians fully trained in orthodox medicine. It is one of the most gentle and sympathetic forms of healing and the use of homeopathic remedies are growing rapidly all over the world. As with all complementary therapies, homeopathy recognizes that every individual is unique and understands different people may react to the same illness in different ways.