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She was prescribed a round of antibiotics that worked but only temporarily. She then went to a homeopathic doctor. Not only did her symptoms go away rapidly, they never returned. It is hard to imagine, but during the early s this powerful woman was literally brought to her knees by a diagnosis of tuberculosis.
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She initially sought conventional medical treatment, but continued to suffer, until she sought care from Chandra Sharma, MD, a homeopathic doctor in England.
Tina considered him her doctor and her friend. She does not deprive herself. She sips wine at dinner, does not diet, does not take vitamins. He is considered one of the greatest South American writers of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
Perhaps the most well-known of his many novels is One Hundred Years of Solitude. Many of his writings are drawn from his own life. Because his father was trained as a medical doctor and a pharmacist who practiced homeopathy, this medical subject has been a part of several of his novels and short stories. Then, struggling in poverty when her husband abandons her and her eleven children, she seeks to make a better life for her family by making a living as a homeopathic pharmacist.
It would be difficult to cite any proposition less obnoxious to science than that advanced by Hahnemann, to wit, that drugs which in large doses produced certain symptoms, counteract them in very small doses, just as in modern practice it is found that a sufficiently small inoculation with typhoid rallies our powers to resist the disease instead of prostrating us with it.
But Hahnemann and his followers were frantically persecuted for a century by generations of apothecary-doctors whose incomes depended on the quantity of drugs they could induce their patients to swallow.
These two cases of ordinary vaccination and homeopathy are typical of all the rest.
It has really nothing to do with science. Under such circumstances vaccination would be defended desperately were it twice as dirty, dangerous and unscientific in method as it really is. This accumulation of fluid around the testicle normally requires surgery, but Shaw experienced a rapid cure without recurrence. Wright expressed complete incredulity, while Shaw retorted that Wright had no scientific attitude or simple curiosity.
Would you, Shaw, trouble to get out of your chair if I called from the next room. Salinger J. Salinger Jerome David Salinger, — , known as J.
Salinger, gained his reputation as a result of his novel The Catcher in the Rye Salinger wrote a couple of other books after this and several short stories, but ultimately, he has become one of the most private and reclusive modern-day authors.
He spends several hours each day studying homeopathic books, and he regularly prescribes homeopathic medicines to people and animals. At one point, Maynard describes a visit by her mother, who had an infected toe at the time.
After an interview with her, Jerry prescribed a homeopathic medicine, and within minutes, her toe swelled considerably and then burst, after which the pain disappeared instantly Maynard, , Beethoven Beethoven Ludwig van Beethoven — is generally considered the greatest composer in the history of music. He was born in Bonn, Germany but moved to Vienna in his early twenties to study music with Joseph Haydn.
Somewhere around he began suffering from tinnitus noises in the ear and hearing loss. Beethoven also experienced severe gastrointestinal distress, powerful headaches he even had several teeth pulled in the hopes of relieving some of his pain , an abscessed jaw, recurrent rheumatic pains, and frequent cardiac arrhythmia which he set to music in a piano sonata, Opus 81a, Les abieux.
Historians are lucky to have a rich cache of letters to and from Beethoven as well as his Conversation Books, the writing pads that he used to communicate with others when he could no longer hear audible speech. There are references by Beethoven to homeopathy in this written documentation, and it is well known that his doctor between and was Dr. Anton Braunhofer, a professor of biology at the University of Vienna.
Braunhofer also recommended certain dietary changes, including avoidance of wine, coffee, and spices. In late April , Beethoven was suffering from inflammation of his bowel, and in May he was spitting blood. Several sources acknowledge that the treatment allowed him to return to work and finish a quartet in July String Quartet in A Minor, Op.
Ultimately, Beethoven expressed such appreciation to and for Dr. Composers such as Beethoven, literary greats such as Goethe, and many others in the creative arts were known to join the political leaders and the wealthy classes of Germans in going to homeopathic doctors and to spas and natural medicine centers in Teplitz, Marienbad, and Driburg Maretzki and Seidler, , — In early February , Ignaz Schuppanzigh — , a violinist, friend, and teacher of Beethoven, assured Beethoven that Braunhofer was very skillful, and further, he told him that their mutual close friend and confident Nikolaus Zmeskall, who had suffered from gout, was particularly enthusiastic about homeopathy Albrecht, , In late February , Braunhofer treated Beethoven for symptoms of dysentery and gout, at which time he discouraged Beethoven from drinking coffee, because, the doctor said, it would be bad for his stomach and his nerves over the long term, even though the stimulant effect would seem to provide temporary relief Mai, , When Beethoven asked Braunhofer to come to Baden to treat him, Braunhofer declined, saying that it was too far a distance to travel.
It should also be noted that even though the emperor of Austria had declared the practice of homeopathic medicine to be illegal in and even though it remained illegal until that emperor died in , homeopathy was still practiced by a small and select group of highly respected physicians and even priests.
Matthias Marenzeller, captain of the medical corps in Vienna, was a leading advocate of homeopathy, as was Father Veith — , pastor at the famed St.
Stephens Cathedral in Vienna. Samuel Hahnemann, the founder of homeopathy. Mahatma Gandhi Mahatma Gandhi Mahatma Gandhi —, spiritual leader for independence had strong interest in and support for homeopathy, which stimulated interest in this school of medical thought and practice. Das and Pandit Motilal Nehru which had led me to seek homeopathic aid. They had always wanted me to give it a trial.
Government must encourage and patronize it in our country. Late Dr.
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Hahnemann was a man of superior intellectual power and means of saving of human life having a unique medical nerve. I bow before his skill and the Herculean and humanitarian labour he did.
His memory wakes us again and you are to follow him, but the opponents hate the existence of the principles and practice of homeopathy which in reality cures a larger percentage of cases than any other method of treatment and it is beyond all doubt safer and more economical and the most complete medical science.
Rabindranath Tagore — is widely recognized as the greatest writer in modern Indian literature. He was a Bengali poet, novelist, educator, and an early advocate of independence for India. Tagore won the Nobel Prize for Literature in Two years later he was awarded knighthood, but he surrendered it in to protest against the massacre of Amritsar, where British troops killed hundreds of Indian demonstrators. Diwan Jai Chand — , a highly respected Indian homeopath whose two sons and grandson are also leaders of Indian homeopathy.
Lindsay Wagner Lindsay Wagner Lindsay Wagner — is an actress best known for her starring and Emmy-winning role on The Bionic Woman and her socially significant television films. This superwoman has authored books on both vegetarianism and acupressure and has significant respect for homeopathy.
Many are general practitioners who have received only a basic training and who normally prescribe a limited number of remedies for specific acute conditions. Over homoeopaths without a conventional healthcare background are thought to practise in the United Kingdom. Homoeopathy has been part of the NHS since its inception.
There are currently five homoeopathic hospitals, of which the two largest, in Glasgow and London, have inpatient units. The hospitals provide a range of conventional and complementary treatments in addition to homoeopathy.
Normal NHS conditions apply: patients receive services free at the point of care, and the hospitals are reimbursed through block contracts with health authorities or extracontractual referrals.
Some independent homoeopaths have had contracts with fundholding general practices and health authorities and have provided treatment for NHS patients. Homoeopathic medicines can be downloadd over the counter at chemists and health stores. Homoeopathy is particularly popular in Europe: over 10 German and French doctors practise homoeopathy, and homoeopathic medicines constitute a substantial share of these countries' over the counter markets.
Training The Faculty of Homoeopathy offers doctors a 40 hour course, approved for postgraduate education allowance, and an examination that lead to a primary care healthcare certificate. Intermediate and advanced courses are also available.
The minimum entry requirement for the faculty's membership examination MFHom is hours of study. Training for homoeopaths without a medical background varies from three years part time to three years full time. Some training courses lead to university degrees in homoeopathy. Tel: Fax: Email: gro.
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Email: moc. Homeopathy ;99 1 — Clinical Trials Despite its deep and persistent implausibility and the lack of any sound reason to believe homeopathy could work, it has been the subject of hundreds of clinical trials. There have been so many studies that not only are there multiple systematic reviews of these trials, there are systematic reviews of the systematic reviews. Not surprisingly, the balance of the evidence does not indicate homeopathy is anything other than a placebo.
Ernst E. A systematic review of systematic reviews of homeopathy. The conclusion of this review was clear; the evidence does not support claims that homeopathy is anything other than a placebo: Eleven independent systematic reviews were located. Collectively they failed to provide strong evidence in favour of homeopathy.
In particular, there was no condition which responds convincingly better to homeopathic treatment than to placebo or other control interventions.
Similarly, there was no homeopathic remedy that was demonstrated to yield clinical effects that are convincingly different from placebo.
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It is concluded that the best clinical evidence for homeopathy available to date does not warrant positive recommendations for its use in clinical practice. This review examined seventeen other reviews of clinical trials in homeopathy. Six of these were re-analyses of one famous review which appeared to support that homeopathy was more than just a placebo. Are the clinical effects of homoeopathy placebo effects?
A meta-analysis of placebo-controlled trials. The best this supposedly positive review could say was that while homeopathy did not appear effective for any specific medical problem, it looked like it might have some effects beyond that of a placebo. The results of our meta-analysis are not compatible with the hypothesis that the clinical effects of homeopathy are completely due to placebo.
However, we found insufficient evidence from these studies that homeopathy is clearly efficacious for any single clinical condition. However, even this tepid conclusion did not stand up to further analysis, which revealed that this apparent effect was an illusion created by the inclusion of poor quality studies with inadequate controls for bias in the initial review.
When the original authors re-analyzed their own work, they showed that the better one controls for bias, the less likely one is to see any effect of homeopathy, exactly as one would expect if homeopathy is a placebo. Impact of study quality on outcome in placebo controlled trials of homoeopathy. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. Studies that were explicitly randomized and were double-blind as well as studies scoring above the cut-points yielded significantly less positive results than studies not meeting the criteria…We conclude that in the study set investigated, there was clear evidence that studies with better methodological quality tended to yield less positive results.
Several other re-analyses of these same data have been done, and all the independent analyses agreed that the appearance of effects greater than placebo was related to the inclusion of poor-quality studies in the original paper.
The most recent review has specifically compared studies of homeopathic treatments with matched studies of conventional therapies to identify whether a clear effect beyond placebo could be seen for either. The conclusion was that while all clinical trials are imperfect, it is possible to distinguish a true therapeutic effect from placebo effects for conventional therapies but not for homeopathic treatment.
Comparative study of placebo-controlled trials of homoeopathy and allopathy.Anthony Susan B. Charles J. Homoeopathy is particularly popular in Europe: over 10 German and French doctors practise homoeopathy, and homoeopathic medicines constitute a substantial share of these countries' over the counter markets.
How to write a great review. The E-mail Address es field is required. Various kings and queens of Great Britain since Queen Adelaide have openly sought medical care from homeopathic physicians. In Behring actually experimented with serial homeopathic dilutions and found paradoxically enhanced immunogenic activity, but he was advised to suppress this experiment due to the aid and comfort it would provide to homeopaths.