physician's high and only mission is to restore the sick to
Homeopathy is an
alternative medical system. Alternative medical systems are
built upon complete systems of theory and practice, and often
have evolved apart from and earlier than the conventional
medical approach used in the United States. Homeopathy takes a
different approach from conventional medicine in diagnosing,
classifying, and treating medical problems.
Homeopathy seeks to
stimulate the body's defense mechanisms and processes so as to
prevent or treat illness. Treatment in homeopathy is
individualized (tailored to each person). Homeopathic
practitioners select remedies according to a total picture of
the patient, including not only symptoms but lifestyle,
emotional and mental states, and other factors.
Treatment involves giving very small
doses of substances called remedies. Homeopathic remedies are
prepared from natural substances by a process of repeated dilution
and shaking, which makes them capable of stimulating the healing
process. Remedies are given to stimulate the whole body to heal
itself, while regular drugs are given to take away specific symptoms
generally from specific parts of the body.
Classical homeopathy employs only
one homeopathic remedy at a time, matching it as fully as
possible to the total symptom picture of the individual. It is
used for acute ailments in home care and for chronic conditions
under professional supervision. Its effectiveness depends on
accurate remedy selection and assessment of the remedy's action,
as well as an understanding of the fundamental principles of
Barbara Cellini has been studying and practicing classical
homeopathy for more than 10 years. She became interested in Homeopathy
after conventional medicine failed to
help with a chronic condition she had battled for a long time.
After taking a homeopathic remedy she
made a sudden, seemingly miraculous recovery.
After passionately studying homeopathy on her own she
decided to get an in-depth professional education. She
graduated from the
Northwestern Academy of Homeopathy. She keeps up with the latest developments in homeopathy
conferences, seminars, and advanced courses.
focuses on whole family health and well-being, taking into
account both acute and chronic conditions.
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