Archive for category Homeopathy Abroad

Homoeopathy healing 80% leprosy patients, claims Ayush

AyushWith thanks to the Times of India 31.1.14:

From ‘… RAIPUR: If the claims of the Directorate of Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH), are to be believed, a pilot project of testing homeopathy drugs on leprosy patients has proven successful in restoring sensation to the affected parts of body.

According to officials, the project started for patients from the districts of Raigarh and Janjgir-Champa, had shown encouraging results with over 80% of them recovering senses to their affected body parts.  Read the rest of this entry »

Homeopathic Legislation in Portugal 2013

portugalWith thanks to ECCH European Central Council of Homeopaths 17.9.2013:

From Portuguese Government Shows Belgian Government The Error of Its Reactionary Way  

lei_n._71-2013_tnc.pdf   NB The wording of the new Portuguese law begins at the bottom right of the first page. An approximate English translation is available here: port – eng law.pdf

‘… On the 2 September 2013 the Health Minister of the Portuguese Government, Paulo Macedo, introduced the enacting legislation that lays down the future legal framework for the regulation of the practice homeopathy and 6 other CAM disciplines in Portugal. Lei 71/2013 is the product of a long process extending over a number of years and clearly sets out the requirements in terms of education and regulation for practitioners of CAM disciplines who do not have a conventional medical training but who wish to practise their discipline competently and responsibly.  Read the rest of this entry »

Homeopathy takes hold in the Lebanon

LebanonWith thanks to The Daily Star 10.10.13:

From  BEIRUT: Alternative medical treatments are becoming ever more popular in Lebanon. Holistic treatments such as reiki, acupuncture, homeopathy and Chinese herbal medicine are catching on with the public, thanks to word-of-mouth recommendations and increased international exposure via celebrities including Gwyneth Paltrow, Angelina Jolie and David Beckham, practitioners say. These treatments are currently exempt from state regulation and in the absence of self-regulatory bodies, which often govern non-mainstream medical practices in countries such as the U.S. and the U.K., qualified practitioners say there is little to prevent charlatans from passing themselves off as experts. Read the rest of this entry »

Homeopathy Becomes a Popular Treatment in the Arab Emirates

Arab EmiratesWith thanks to Top News Arab Emirates 10.4.13:

From ‘… According to the data provided by district homeopathy authorities, homeopathy has emerged as an effective way of treatment. Homeopathy was earlier used to treat kidney stones. Now, it has gained popularity among people to seek treatment for skin, hair, cyst and other ailments as well. Read the rest of this entry »

Big Pharma’s Plot against homeopathy in Brazil

Homeopathy HealsWith thanks to Homeopathy Heals Web Site 21.2.13:

(Original article written by a retired Brazilian Senior Homeopathic Physician)

From ‘… Suddenly Brazil´s population woke up in the early days of 2000 under heavy fire from Big Pharma’s plot with headlines in the compromised media and press, such as HOMEOPATHY IS OVER, etc. Well, it was the start of three full years of endless discussions in the press and media regarding this medical discipline.
After the first shock, there began a campaign against Homeopathy all over Brazil
with inspections by health authorities on homeopathic pharmacies and the
witch-hunting of pharmacists as well, under the excuse of quality controls, etc.,
and the forbidding in some cases, of sales of homeopathic remedies for several
fake reasons, etc. But Big Pharma made a hazardous Big Mistake by starting such a plot against Homeopathy since this has been an official medical specialty since 1980
under Decree #1000 and signed by the President of the Republic of Brazil
after Congress approval and official legal recognition of the Federal Board of Medicine in Brasilia. Read the rest of this entry »

Italian homeopathic doctors on their way to regulation

European Committee for HomeopathyWith thanks to the European Committee for Homeopathy 16.1.13:

From Last month the Conference of the Regions and Autonomous Provinces in Italy approved a document on the regulation of education and training in homeopathy, acupuncture and herbal medicine for medical doctors.

The document was produced in close cooperation with the Italian Medical Council FNOMCeO, along the lines of a previous similar agreement in Tuscany and proposed by the interregional Technical Group for Complementary Medicine. It was the main hurdle to pass on the way to a national regulation. Now it is up to the State-Regions Conference to approve the agreement, probably early this year.  Read the rest of this entry »

Homeopathy gets boost in the United Arab Emirates

Palm Island UAEWith thanks to The Gulf Today 20.1.13:


DUBAI: The practice of complementary and alternative medicines (CAM) is gaining momentum in the UAE and other countries in the region, with widespread use of it among patients and general consumers in this part of the world.

Homeopathy, in particular, has gained more acceptance in the UAE, due to various factors including stringent regulatory approval processes from the Ministry of Health (MoH).  Read the rest of this entry »

Homeopathy is the secret to the German’s Hong Kong Cup hope with Feuerblitz

With thanks to South China Morning Post; Racing pages; Michael Cox 6.12.12:

From: Morning trackwork sessions for the Longines Hong Kong International Races are a melting pot of training techniques as diverse as the nationalities that descend upon Sha Tin at this time of year.

But it’s fair to say none are considered to be as far outside the box as the holistic approach and “horse homeopathy” German handler Michael Figge employs with HK$22 million Hong Kong Cup hopeful Feuerblitz. Read the rest of this entry »

Homeopathy Popular In India

With thanks to posted by Rathi Manohar on  March 21, 2011 at 11:09 PM: It is not just the fact that the size of the present domestic homeopathy market has been placed around Rs 27,580,000,000 (395 million Euro), but that with a 30 per cent annual increase, it will reach Rs. 46,000,000,000 (659 million Euro) in a few years. These figures place India second to France in the ranking of the homeopathy market. Read the rest of this entry »

Camilla seeks holistic therapy in India

With thanks to Gulf Camilla Parker Bowles, the Duchess of Cornwall and wife of Prince Charles, is currently in India for a seven-day holistic healing session.

Having arrived with her daughter, Laura Lopes, and eight personal staff last Saturday (October 27), the Duchess is attending healing sessions at Soukya (, a Bangalore-based health centre headed by Indian holistic physician, Dr Issac Mathai. Read the rest of this entry »