homoeopathy


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homeopathy, homoeopathy

the method of treating diseases by drugs that produce symptoms similar to those of the disease. — homeopathist, homoeopathist, homeopath, homoeopath, n. — homeopathic, homoeopathic, adj.
See also: Remedies
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Noun1.homoeopathy - a method of treating disease with small amounts of remedies that, in large amounts in healthy people, produce symptoms similar to those being treated
medical aid, medical care - professional treatment for illness or injury
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homoeopathy

homeopathy (US) [ˈhəʊmɪˈɒpəθɪ] Nhomeopatía f
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homoeopathy

, (US) homeopathy
nHomöopathie f
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References in classic literature ?
Homoeopathy is insignificant as an art of healing, but of great value as criticism on the hygeia or medical practice of the time.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] July 03(ANI/NewsVoir): The homoeopathy product market is expected to touch USD 17.4 Billion by 2024.
Commenting on the launch, Dr Akshay Batra, vice-chairman and managing director of Dr Batra's Group of Companies, said: "We have seen a rise in demand for homoeopathy in recent years.
Obviously it's best to check with your doctor but on some occasions, homoeopathy can heal the symptoms, whereas drugs may make you antibiotic resistant.
Dr Deepak Sharma, homoeopathic doctor practicing in Oman since 1996, has been honoured with 'Pride of Middle East' - Healthcare Excellence award for his contribution and achievements in alternative medicine (Homoeopathy) in Middle East, especially Oman.
Homoeopathy is a system of medicine in which minute doses of natural substances of plants, minerals and animal origin are administered to evolve a gentle and permanent cure.
Are the clinical effects of homoeopathy placebo effects?
HYDERABAD -- People turn to homoeopathy when they wish to find a treatment with no sideeffects, low costs and good results.
With international interest pushing the growth of homoeopathy, there is a parallel push for more research.
"Randomised controlled trial of homoeopathy versus placebo in perennial allergic rhinitis with overview of four trial series." British Medical Journal 2000;321:471-476.
Dubai A psychiatrist called upon the mental healthcare community to adopt homoeopathy as a tool to treat disorders, and move away from conventional medicine that can have severe side effects.