What is Health?
It is that condition of physical and mental machinery in which all the parts work easily and harmoniously, each performing its duty without friction or inconvenience. Most person knows when a piece of machinery is out of order, and they also know the importance of repairing it as soon as possible. If the repair is not made promptly irreparable damage is likely to follow prolonged derangement.
Evidence of Good Health.
A person in good health is cheerful and good natured, the eyes are bright and sparkling , the lips are red and the complexion clear. The hair is soft, oily and glossy. The skin is smooth and velvety, with the pinkish tint; the sleep is sound, dreamless and refreshing. The appetite is good and no distress of any kind follows eating; no great thirst; no disagreeable taste in the mouth; the tongue is clean and the breath sweet; no belching , no bloating and no flatulency. The bowels moves once a day with ease; the urine amounts to 3 pints in 24 hours; is amber coloured and no sediment is found on standing a day. In health the urine doesnot have to be passed at night after retiring. A healthy person is free from all aches and pains of every kind. Many person call themselves perfectly healthy yet suffers many aches and pains. Healthy person does not cough or expectorate nor is he obliged to blow his nose. The pulse of a healthy adult ranges from 70 to 80 a minute. In health the temperature of the body is 98.5 degrees when taken by the thermometer in the mouth. There are rare exceptions to this rule.
What is Disease ?
Any derangement of the mental or physical machinery is termed disease. Disturbances may be so slight as to be scarcely perceptible; again they may be so great effect every function of the body and mind.
Causes of Disease
The exciting causes of the diseases are numerous, but the fundamental cause is unequal circulation. Heat expands and cold contracts. If one part of the body becomes cold there will be less blood in the cold part, and too much in some other part; that is a congestion of some other part. Sitting quietly in one position for a long time with the mind active, disturbs the equilibrium of the circulation. And overloaded stomach will also disturb circulation, so a drink of ice water or a dish of ice cream . Errors of diet cause a large percentage of diseases ; more than the average person imagines or the average physicians recognizes. Contagious diseases are caused by microscopic germs. But they seem to make no progress until there is disturbance of the circulation.It is certain , also, that they increase the disturbance of the circulation. A correction of the mental or physical derangement is the cure.Simply temporary relief is termed Palliative. The distinction should be kept in mind.
Ways of Cure
Cures are made in many ways. By diversion of the thoughts, by change of climate , by change of diet, by mechanical and surgical means, by application of electricity and by Drugs. Drugs used to correct mental or physical derangement are MEDICINES. From the beginning of History there have been numerous theory regarding the method of giving drugs.
WHAT IS HOMEOPATHY ?
A system of medical practice that treats a disease especially by the administration of minute doses of a remedy that would in larger amounts produce in healthy persons symptoms similar to those of the disease.
WHAT CAN HOMEOPATHY TREAT ?
Homeopathy is used to maintain health and treat a wide range of long-term illnesses, such as allergies, atopic dermatitis, rheumatoid arthritis, and irritable bowel syndrome. They have also used it to treat minor injuries, such as cuts and scrapes and muscle strains or sprains. They can produce dramatic improvement in acute conditions for example, viral infections and physical injuries.Many common children complaints , such as Bed wetting , colic , diaper rash , ear aches , nose bleeds and teething , also responds well to Homeopathy.Many women find great relief with Homeopathic treatment during pregnancy and child birth and with menstrual irregularities, PMS , menopausal symptoms.Homeopathic Treatment is useful in chronic conditions frequently accompanied by deterioration of health. These include acne, anxiety attacks, depression, arthritis and asthma to ulcers, varicose veins, warts and yeast infection and many more problems.Homeopathy also reduce severe symptoms, like pain, vomiting, anxiety, or fear. It helps to maintain long term good health.
ARE HOMEOPATHIC REMEDIES SAFE ?
YES , these medicines are non-toxic and safe for everyone of all ages, even during pregnancy and breast feeding.
Classical Homeopathy is based on selection of single remedy which closely matches your symptoms, then observe your response before giving another remedy.Your first visit with a homeopath will take up to two hours depending upon the ailment. You will be asked various questions which will describe your whole Body, Mind and Soul. From here , Homeopath will understand your unique individuality. Homeopath will also search for factors that has caused your illness, including stress, shock, traumas, or family history. Your reaction to external world, such as temperature , weather, food, etc. Your likes and dislikes.Usually a follow-up appointment is scheduled after a week or four weeks to determine the effectiveness of the remedy.For chronic diseases it takes time, for which regular follow up visits are required in order to assess your reaction to you remedy and to decide whether to repeat it, change its potency, or move on to another remedy.