New Study Validates Rigorous Safety Measures Needed To Reduce Mercury Exposure During Dental Amalgam Filling Removal

CHAMPIONSGATE, Fla., July 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Research published this week in the peer-reviewed Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology (JOMT) shows that the safety thresholds for mercury exposure can be exceeded during dental procedures involving drilling on amalgam fillings if special precautions are not in place, according to the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT).  (Interview…

A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study of Classical Homeopathy in Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Abstract BACKGROUND: Homeopathy is commonly used for the treatment of medical and psychological conditions. Such prevalent use, however, is not supported by robust, methodologically sound research. This study evaluates the effect of homeopathic treatment in generalized anxiety disorder, a prevalent mental disorder characterized by an enduring pattern of excessive apprehension and distress and by mental…

Homeopathy for Anxiety and Anxiety Disorders: A Systematic Review of The Research

Abstract OBJECTIVE: To conduct a systematic review of the clinical research evidence on homeopathy in the treatment of anxiety and anxiety disorders. METHODS: A comprehensive search of major biomedical databases: MEDLINE, EMBASE, ClNAHL, PsycINFO, Cochrane Library; and of specialist complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) databases: AMED, CISCOM and Hom-Inform was conducted. Efforts were made to…

Individualized Homeopathic Treatment vs. Prozac for Moderate to Severe Depression during early menopause and menopause (and for hot flashes!)

This study compared homeopathic treatment to a conventional prescription (Fluoxetine, Prozac, Sarafem, Rapiflux, Selfemra) for depression AND to a placebo and the study found that:
1)homeopathic medicine was “highly significantly” better at reducing hot flashes than either placebo or conventional antidepressant drugs

Homeopathy and natural medicines were used during the American Civil War

Homeopathy and natural medicines were used during the American Civil War (1861-1865). During this time in history,  there were at least two competing camps of medical education: homeopathic and allopathic. Some also include the eclectics in this comparison, who later became known as naturopaths. The articles below will help give you an overview of homeopathy’s…