Homoeopathy is a unique concept of healing
which has been around since the 18th century
It has gone in and out of fashion over many years
but not like traditional medicine, which is everchanging, it's principals
have always stayed the same.
It's these principals that make it so unique
"Like cures Like".
By taking a remedy that
matches your symptoms exactly it can remove
the symptoms from the body, creating a healing
Which in turn creates balance and ease to the dis-ease.
Homoeopaths prescribe small dosages, therefore having a gentle action,
but a powerful response,
and goes on to assist the body to heal itself.
Homoeopathy is about taking responsibility
for your own health and this can entail
not only recognizing our physical problems
but also our mental and emotional thoughts
Personality also plays a role as we are
all individuals, for example you may
get 2 people complaining of a cold
but they have varying symptoms
One person may have a cold that starts in
the throat then moves to the chest and
another will have congestion, headache +
Many things are taken into consideration on
diagnosis to get the most effective remedy,
is the patient thirsty, effects of appetite,
energy levels, body temperature etc.
Many years ago when visiting your
local family doctor, they would spend
time with you, also they would know all
your family history, it was a bit like talking
to a family friend, in confidence.
In our fast paced world these old traditional
values seem to have been lost.
When a homoeopath sees you for the
first visit they will spend 1 - 1.5 hours
with you depending on the case.
Casetaking involves presenting symptoms,
personal and family history, lifestyle, diet
and getting to know you as a person.
to come to a complete diagnosis.
Comments from patients after a consultation
is that they feel they have been listened
to and without judgement, appreciate the time spent,
which is all part of a healing process.
All consultations are treated with absolute