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ho·me·op·a·thy

 (hō′mē-ŏp′ə-thē)
n. pl. ho·me·op·a·thies
A system for treating disease based on the administration of minute doses of a drug that in massive amounts produces symptoms in healthy individuals similar to those of the disease itself.

ho′me·o·path′ (-ə-păth′), ho′me·op′a·thist n.
ho′me·o·path′ic adj.
ho′me·o·path′i·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.homeopath - a practitioner of homeopathyhomeopath - a practitioner of homeopathy  
practician, practitioner - someone who practices a learned profession
Translations

homeopath

[ˈhəʊmiəʊpæθ] homoeopath (British) nhoméopathe mf

homeopath

homoeopath [ˈhəʊmɪəʊpæθ] nomeopatico/a

homeopath

n homeópata mf
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According to a press release issued here on Wednesday, in their actions during the last two days, the PHC teams had sealed 24 businesses which included 19general quacks, two homoeopaths and one each fake dentist, maternity home and bone-setter.
The PHC sources disclosed that the Commission's teams carried out surprise raids in different areas of the town and sealed 21 businesses which included 12 fake dentists, seven general quacks, and two homoeopaths.
During the last two days, the PHC teams had sealed 30 businesses which included 18 general quacks, four each homoeopaths and medical stores, two fake dentists, and one each hakeem and bone-setter.
When asked, homoeopaths say and teach that homoeopathy is the application of the law of similars, yet they often ignore that fact when prescribing, basing prescriptions on all sorts of other strategies--the constitution, sensation, essence, miasm or whatever.
This latest advancement in Homoeopathy is getting worldwide recognition, and the success rate of homoeopaths who use and apply this technique is exceptionally high, asserted Sankaran.
Solutions of medicines are chosen to treat the whole person unlike other systems, because homoeopaths believe the mind and body operate as one, and you cannot treat one part of the body without affecting the whole.
Mahir dandansaz and mahir haddi-jorr are much popular among people but generally hakims give steroids and homoeopaths treat their patients with antibiotics, which put them in the line of rest of quacks.
I am also a senior lecturer at the Liverpool branch of the Hahnemann College and train people to become homoeopaths.
Dr Avery says homeopathic remedies for breakouts are Pulsatilla, Hepar Sulph, Silica and Sulphur - the exact one needs to be prescribed (call the Society of Homoeopaths on 01604 621400).
1 Of the proposed reforms, the sixth reform directly impacts on herbalists, naturopaths, homoeopaths and nutritionists.
Mahir dandan saz and mahir haddi jorr are much popular among people but generally hakims give steroids and homoeopaths treat their patients with antibiotics, which put them in the line of rest of quacks.
Homoeopaths agree that to take medication while pregnant can be very dangerous to both mother and child.