I met Robert Mathie a few years ago at the Faculty of Homeopathy Conference in Glasgow. Robert is not a homeopath, but he is one of the authors of this study, which he has been working on for 4 years. He was very excited that Systematic Reviews were publishing, as they only accept research for publication where the science is rock solid, and the science shows positive effects for RCT’s of individualised homeopathic treatment, which is what I do. This is also what I find in practise, so it good to see that the science confirms what I see everyday, but also that there is a significant difference when the person takes the homeopathic medicine.
One of the most exciting developments in the war on cancer has just been published in the Journal of Acupuncture and Meridian Studies, where new research shows that the homeopathic remedy, Lycopodium Clavatum (a spore bearing plant from the clubmoss family), has an anti-cancer effect on infected cells while protecting normal blood cells. It is recommended that any cancer patients speak to the clinician responsible for their care and treatment before embarking on therapy to manage the symptoms of cancer.
An 8 year long study into the effects of homeopathic treatment in Germany and Switzerland concludes that “Patients who seek homeopathic treatment are likely to improve considerably. These effects persist for as long as 8 years.”
The English translation of the Swiss government report on homeopathy has now been published. The Bornhöft & Matthiessen HTA report ends with this statement: “In conclusion we have established that there is sufficient supporting evidence for the pre-clinical (experimental) as well as clinical effects of homeopathy, and that in absolute terms, as well as when compared to conventional therapies, it offers a safe and cost-effective treatment.” Click here to order a copy.
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Homeopathy found to be 10x more effective than placebo in recent double blind placebo-controlled trial for nasal allergies.
Study into homeopathic Practice in Belgium projects €775 million (2/3 of the national drugs budget) saving if homeopathy were to be fully implemeted in their health service. This is set in the context of the good clinical outcomes found in the study.
Dr Russell Malcolm talking about the evidence for Homeopathy Part 2 May 2010
Nobel Prize winner reports effects of homeopathic dilutions: In a recent study Professor Luc Montagnier, a French virologist who co-discovered HIV and who won the Nobel Prize in 2008, and his team report the results of a series of rigorous experiments investigating the electromagnetic properties of highly-diluted biological samples. Read More…
www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6882/7/7/abstract Multinational study into the effects of homeopathy on ENT Problems