Homeopathy is an alternative system of medicine developed by German village doctor Samuel Hahemann in the late 1700’s. Hahemann objected to many of the accepted healing modalities of his day, such as bloodletting, considering them dangerous and life-threatening. His search for effective and benign cures led him to begin a formal homeopathy practice in 1792.
The word “homeopathy” comes from the Greek words “homeo” (meaning like) and “pathos,” (meaning suffering). It is based on the principal that “like cures like.” Homeopathy [Read more…]