Have you heard about homeopathy, but you aren’t sure what it is?
You’re not alone!
Homeopathy is one of the most mis-understood systems of medicine out there. And, even though it is the second largest system of medicine in the world, most people in the United States and many other western, developed countries, still have no clue what it is.
So, what exactly is homeopathy?
Homeopathy is a distinct, comprehensive, and deep system of medicine originally developed by Samuel Hahnemann over 200 years ago. It uses minute doses of specially prepared medicines, colloquially called remedies, to stimulate a person’s own vital force to heal itself.
Homeopathy is distinct in that it is its own system of medicine. Is it distinct in both theory and practice from all other systems of medicine - most notably allopathic, mainstream medicine, but also from naturopathic medicine, chiropractic, acupuncture, herbal medicine, bodywork, osteopathy, essential oils,...