Some Facts About Homeopathy, Did You Know……
- The founder of homeopathy Dr. Samuel Hahnemann was in fact a German physician who spoke 8 languages fluently.
- Homeopathic remedies are not tested or trialed on animals but on humans.
- No homeopathic medicine has ever been withdrawn from the market due to safety concerns, adverse effects or inefficacy. We are still using the same remedies discovered over 200 years ago!
- During the London cholera epidemic of 1854 the London Homeopathic Hospital reported a fatality rate of 16.4%. Whilst the neighbouring Middlesex Hospital reported a fatality rate of 53.2% statistics.
- During the Spanish Flu Epidemic of 1918-19, Dean W. A. Pearson of Philadelphia collected 26,795 cases of influenza treated by homeopathic physicians with a mortality of 1.05%, while the average old school mortality is 30%.**
- The cost of homeopathic medicine to the NHS in 2010 was £57,000 per year compared to £11 billion for pharmaceutical medicine. Homeopathic remedies are very economical.
- Homeopathic medicine can be safely given to babies, pregnant women, the elderly and animals.
- Homeopathic medicines do not have side effects due to the fact that the medicines are made in ultra high dilutions, making them non-toxic, and there are no contraindications.
- 100 Million Europeans use homeopathy, which is 29% of the population. In India 100 million depend solely on homeopathy.
- The English Royal Family has been under homeopathic care since 1830 and there has always been a Royal Homeopathic Doctor. The current Royal Homeopathic doctor is Dr Peter Fisher. The Queen carries her ‘black box’ of homeopathic remedies with her on all her travels.
- What do these people all have in common? Paul McCartney, Peter Haine, Roger Daltry, Pamela Anderson, Jayne Seymour, Yehudi Menuhin, Robert Bosch, Frederic Chopin, John Rockefeller, Mahatma Gandhi, Camille Pissarro, Florence Nightingale, Mother Theresa….they are all supporters of homeopathy
This is not a fact but an afterthought…
I have been practising homeopathy for many years now and have come across many doctors who have trained to become homeopaths, but I have yet to meet a homeopath training to become a medical doctor.
*Morrish, M. (2007). A Rational Choice in Medicine.
**Dewey WA. Homeopathy in influenza: a chorus of fifty in harmony. Journal of the American Institute of Homeopathy. May 1921;13:1038-1048.
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