- Homeopathy is holistic. It takes clinical, physical, psychological, environmental, life span and lifestyle assessment into consideration for selecting appropriate medicine..
- Homeopathy treats a sickness by stimulating body's natural healing ability (immunity).
- There are no routine medicines in homeopathy. Its treatment is individualistic which is specific medicine decided by a doctor after thorough assessment of patients clinical, physical, psychological, and lifestyle status.
Homeopathy treats physical and psychological
diseases by stimulating body's inherent ability to treat
itself. Nature has provided a mechanism to heal and keep
us healthy. It is evident in day to day life when we see
minor ailments and injuries getting better with time. This
mechanism always tries to prevent & fight disease (or disorder)
and bring health back to normal. But in some conditions it
fails to do so. This results in progression of sickness.
To understand, take for example a small wound. Observe how
body tries to control bleeding and later heal the wound.
Same phenomenon is confirmed during epidemic outbreak. During
epidemic not everyone fall prey to it but those whose immunity
is low get sick.
Immunity level of every individual differs. Major illness occurs when body's own healing mechanism proves insufficient. This illness is expressed in the form of symptoms. If these symptoms are ignored or suppressed, sickness progresses and causes pathological damage to body organs.
Homeopathy works on the principle that in order to treat a sickness and gain health, these symptoms must not be suppressed. The treatment of sickness should be to stimulate the immunity / natural healing mechanism. In homeopathy this is achieved by dynamic homeopathic remedies. The entire working of homeopathy is based on some principles of natural healing. Some of them are :