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    Well-known Educationist, Reformer Dr Ameer Hussain Passes Away

    Dr Ameer Hussain, well-known educationist, homeopathic doctor
    and social worker, passed away at his residence here on Saturday
    October 2 following a brief illness. He was 86.

    History Contains Evidence of Bias against Homeopathy

    My previous blog gave a modern-day description of one of the
    many ways that "medical fundamentalists" or "denialists" work
    hard to provide misinformation about homeopathy. Such behaviors
    did not arise out of nowhere as there has been a long history of
    such partisan misuse of science and journalism.

    Homeopathy - we shouldn't all pay

    Mr Hunter said doctors could use non-specific Medicare numbers
    to charge for homeopathic treatments while taxpayers also
    subsidised treatments through private-health rebates.

    Homeopathy: A Healthier Way to Treat Depression?

    Numerous studies have shown benefits in using the herb, St.
    Johns wort, to treat mild to moderate depression. However,
    homeopaths generally find that it is preferable to prescribe
    individualized homeopathic remedies to each patient to attain
    better long-term sustained results without having to take
    continual doses of any medicine natural or otherwise. In fact, a
    recent study published in a medical journal published by Oxford
    University Press found that individualized homeopathic treatment
    is as effective and is safer than Prozac in the treatment of
    people with moderate or severe depression.

    A natural choice

    You may know that homeopathy is a low-cost, nontoxic system of
    medicine with roots in ancient civilizations. But, did you know
    this therapy is used by millions of people worldwide, is a
    postgraduate medical specialty in England, and the royal family
    has their own homeopathic doctor?

    Health quangos facing axe

    Around 30 health-related bodies, including the Joint Committee
    on Vaccination and Immunisation JCVI and the Advisory Board on
    the Registration of Homeopathic Products ABRHP, are named in a
    leaked Cabinet Office memo published in national newspapers last

    Treating like with like: Lawrence community increasingly turns to homeopathy

    Word of mouth has led to a growing interest in homeopathy, says
    Lowen Millspaugh, assistant wellness manager at the Community
    Mercantile, 901 Iowa. More people want to take healing into
    their own hands and they like homeopathys lack of side-effects.