Posted on January 29, 2010 by homeopathyresource
The India Post reports that both Ayurvedic and Homeopathic Medicine have gained tremendous growth in India. They also say that the World Health Organization states that over one billion people world wide use herbal medicines and alternatives. Many of those are in India which has a population of about 1.17 billion people.
There are over 400,000 registered homeopaths in the country currently, with approximately 13,000 more being added every year.
Amrit Kalsi, Senior Medical Officer, Delhi Government, says, “The demand for Homeopathic and Ayurvedic medicines has increased in the last few years and to cure chronic ailments such as respiratory diseases, fevers, skin diseases, viral infections, asthma and allergic disorders, people are choosing the traditional way of treatment before allopathic.”
There were 28 homoeopathic dispensaries in Delhi in 1978 and the number now has gone up to 78. The number of patients taking homeopathic medicines has increased from around 800,000 patients in 1997 to 13,620,174 patients in 2006, she adds.
India is considered one of the largest emerging markets yet the pharmaceutical industry markets have only grown 13-15 per cent against a 25-30 per cent growth for homeopathy. The fact that homeopathy is such a beloved health treatment modality attests to its history of safety and effectiveness around the world but especially in India. Pharmaceutical company sponsored organizations attacking homeopathy have no ground to stand on in India and thus they have instituted attacks in countries such as England with the hope that it will have an impact on emerging markets in India and Africa.
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Posted on January 6, 2010 by homeopathyresource
This is part of series on Homeopathy Teachers by Homeopathy Resource.
Jan Scholten is a Dutch teacher and author and has revolutionized homeopathic thinking and practice with a whole new perspective of remedies made from minerals. He has utilized the periodic table as a method of understanding and mapping analogously human development and evolution, a discovery that is very profound and important.
He is the well known author of the books Homeopathy and Minerals and Homeopathy and the Elements. Through these works he introduced this completely new way to understand mineral homeopathic remedies according to the periodic table.
Jan Scholten was born on December 23rd, 1951, in Helmond (The Netherlands).After high school, Jan Scholten studied chemistry and philosophy before beginning his medical study. He graduated in 1983. Then he studied acupuncture, homeopathy and other alternative medicines. Since 1985, he has had a full time homeopathic practice.
Jan studied with many renowned teachers, including Roger Morrisson, George Vithoulkas, Alphons Geukens, Künzli, Bill Gray and many others. In 1988, he founded the “Homeopathic Doctors Center Utrecht” together with Maria Davits and Rienk Stuut.
He now teaches all over the globe- Europe, Australia, Russia, Middle East, Japan and North America and many other areas. He is currently working on a new perspective of plant homeopathic remedies. He works in a tireless fashion for the promotion and teaching of homeopathy and has started a foundation for homeopathy
and also initiated a successful clinical study of the use of homeopathy in the treatments of AIDS
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Posted on January 5, 2010 by homeopathyresource
Membrane up-regulation of CD203c, which in these experimental conditions proved to be a more consistent activation marker than CD63, was significantly inhibited in samples treated with histamine at the dilutions of 2C (P = 0.001), 12C (P = 0.047), 14C (P = 0.003), 15C (P = 0.036) and 16C (P = 0.009). Control water dilutions/succussions did not show any significant effect.
Using a strictly standardized flow cytometry protocol and a new dilution/succussion procedure, we have shown that low and high dilutions of histamine inhibit CD203c up-regulation in anti-IgE stimulated basophils.
The online paper also describes the history of this type of experiment starting with a scientist named Benveniste and how modern methods have now shown indisputably that homeopathic high dilutions that are potentized have effect and that this experiment can be replicated successfully.
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Posted on January 5, 2010 by homeopathyresource
Avatar Star Michelle Rodriquez on the December 23rd Jay Leno show said that after making the movie Lost, she developed terrible allergies. She went on to say she saw an allergist who treated her with homeopathic remedies and her allergies were gone.
It is interesting how Avatar has so much about energy healing and intuitive indigenous healing methods. Its beauty is not only in its stunning visuals but also lies in how the scientists in the end, understand and are part of saving the special culture of the inhabitants of Pandora and their energetic healing.
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