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What is Homeopathy?

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Homeopathy is a natural remedy taken orally. It uses tiny amounts of a natural substance to remedy an issue. These substances can be mineral, plant, or animal. Homeopathy is based off the idea that like cures like. For example, the same substance that can make a healthy person sick, can make a sick person better. Homeopathy can be used as a stand alone or in conjunction with other natural remedies such as herbs and also standard medicine. Homeopathy helps stimulate the body so that it may balance itself out. It is the second-most popular therapy used today and has been helping people for over 200 years!

Types of Homeopathy
Homeopathic remedies are extracted from minerals, plants, or animals to make tablets, liquid drops, gels, or creams. They also come in different potencies. The potency, or strength, used is dependent on the individuals needs.

What Can Homeopathy Be Used For
When a homeopathic remedy is being determined, the practitioner can also ask questions about an individual’s personality, emotions, eating habits, cravings, and medical history. Homeopathy takes a holistic approach, looking at the person from every point, not just physically. Having said this, what works for one individual may not work for another, even if they are facing the same health issue.

Homeopathy can be used for almost any ailment. However, it is most commonly used for: fatigue, hormonal issues, anxiety, stress, mood, joint inflammation, headaches, allergies, skin issues, and digestive issues.

If you have a health concern and are wondering if homeopathy can help you, contact Balanced Health at 612-812-9121 or email us at