* Homeopathic principle of
like curing like.
* Safe low dose remedies
without toxic side effects.
* Can Homeopathy help you?
Elaine Webb BA(Hons) SDSHom RSHom
Tel 01243 782432
* In 1786, the German doctor Samuel Hahnemann, discovered and
developed Homeopathy and it has been used effectively ever since.
Some of the theories involved have a long and respected history,
including the principle of 'like curing like' which was part of the
teachings of Hippocrates, the early Greek physician and 'father of
* Hahnemann's work suggested that a substance that would ultimately
cause certain disease symptoms in a healthy person, has the capacity
to cure similar symptoms in an ill person. Like could cure like.
Furthermore, he found against expectations, that the curative power
of the medicines increased dramatically by diluting and vigorously
shaking or 'succussing' the substances. Hahnemann's good work and
results continued after his death.
* In later years, although still having many followers, Homeopathy
took a back seat to the emergence of the orthodox medical system that
we now know. Today however, with the limitations of some of the drugs and
the side effects experienced by taking them, there is a renewed interest
in Homeopathy with its gentle and effective way of treating many illnesses.
*Homeopathy regards physical, mental, emotional and spiritual states as
interrelated and is therefore, holistic in its nature and treatment. Its
remedies (not to be confused with herbal) have not been found to interact
with other medicines and so can be used alongside orthodox treatment if
*In my practice, I see people with a wide range of diagnosed conditions,
Joint disorders, skin conditions, asthma, allergies, headaches, children's
physical and developmental disorders, women's conditions, depression,
anxiety and other emotional states.