What is homeopathy?
Homeopathy (British spelling ~ homoeopathy) is a system of medicine based on the principle of ‘like cures like’. Minute doses of natural and synthetic substances are attenuated to act as a stimulating factor for healing. Simply, homeopathy encourages the body’s own natural healing ability through the use of homeopathic preparations (medicines / remedies). These medicines are prescribed on the basis that it will treat the disease that is similar to the clinical presentation when the remedy or raw material that it is made of is administered to a healthy person.