To become a homeopath?

The homeopathic community and homeopathy course providers in the UK have worked together to create a series of interviews with experienced homeopathic practitioners. In these short videos they share details of previous careers and what led them to train as … Continue reading

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The Faculty response to petition calling on the RCVS to ban homeopathy

Homeopathy has a long history of being used successfully in veterinary practice for both domestic and farm animals. The EU recommends its use in its regulations on organic farms and is funding research into veterinary homeopathy as a way of … Continue reading

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Getting to the route of sickness by removing maintaining causes and obstacles to cure

Homeopaths are trained in how to recognise and advise the removal of what we refer to as ‘maintaining causes’ and ‘obstacles to cure.’ In simple terms, this means eliminating habits or changing elements of lifestyle that are clearly injurious to … Continue reading

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‘The best studies show individualised homeopathic treatment has beneficial effects beyond placebo’

‘To date, many of the systematic reviews of clinical studies on homeopathy have analysed studies on all forms of homeopathic treatment together, in an attempt to answer the general question, “Is better than placebo?”. However, homeopathy takes several forms. ‘Individualised … Continue reading

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Symptoms and their use in returning to health

One thing that delights me about homeopathy is how so much of it makes sense. From the time of Hippocrates, it was recognised that symptoms often have something worthwhile to express to us and as homeopaths (along with other health … Continue reading

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The Homeopath’s Aim: Gentle, Rapid and Permanent

Dr Samuel Hahnemann, the founding father of homeopathy, created a text called The Organon of Medicine, in which he laid out what he felt were the aims of the homeopathic physician, as well as many other aspects pertaining to health … Continue reading

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Homeopathy: Individualised Medicine

Based on their specific symptoms and personal health, a homeopath will match the most appropriate medicine to each patient.  Homeopathy is individualised medicine, looking directly at the person and how they experience their illness and unique sensations. For example, there … Continue reading

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Seeing a homeopath – what to expect at the first visit?

Often when people visit a homeopath for the first time, they have no idea what to expect, having never had a consultation process like it before. One of the biggest differences is often that the homeopath takes time to listen … Continue reading

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