Homeopathy is based on the theory that “like cures like” meaning that infinitesimal doses of a substance which causes symptoms may be used to cure those very symptoms. For example, allergens, such as pollen in a very small dose may be used to treat the symptoms of the allergy itself. Homeopathic medicines are created from microscopic amounts of natural substances which stimulate the body’s self-healing abilities. Homeopathic medicines are extremely safe and may be prescribed to infants, children of all ages, and pregnant and nursing women.
Homeopathy is used to treat varied issues including: