Practice of Allopathy by Homeopathic Doctor
if amounts to medical negligence:
“Similia Similibus Curantur” (Like Cures Like) is the basis of a system of therapeutics known popularly as Homeopathy.
Homeopathy is based on the premise that most effective way to treat disease is to use drugs or other agents that produce the symptoms of the disease in healthy persons.
This theory had its origin in or about 460 B.C. when the Greek physician, Hippocrates, noted the similarity between the effect of some drugs and the symptoms of the diseases they seemed to relieve. It was, however, in the late 18th Century that this theory was tested and popularised by German Physician, Christian Friedrich Samuel Hahnemann as a new form of therapeutic treatment after six years test study of scores of drugs on himself and others. Continue reading “Homeopathy: Origin and Scope of Practice.”