Ultra-High Dilutions and Homeopathy: Can They Be Explained without Non-Local Theory?
Ultra-High Dilutions and Homeopathy: Can They Be Explained without Non-Local Theory? Homeopathy. 2018 Jun 05;: Authors: Almirantis Y, Tsitinidis K Abstract We discuss questions related to the 'Benveniste Affair', its consequences and broader issues in an attempt to understand homeopathy. Specifically, we address the following points: 1.: The relationship between the experiments conducted by Benveniste, Montagnier, their collaborators and groups that independently tested their results, to 'traditional' homeopathy. 2.: Possible non-local components such as 'generalised entanglement' as the basis of the homeopathic phenomenon and experimental evidence for them. 3.: The capability of highly diluted homeopathic remedies to provoke tangible biological changes in whole organisms and cellular experimental systems. 4.: Aspects of the similia principle related to the above. 5.: Suggestions that can lead to experimental verifications of the non-local hypothesis in homeopathy. PMID: 29871024 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Abstract BACKGROUND: The importance of temperament in the selection of an individualized homeopathic medicine has not been evaluated systematically. The current study explored this under-researched area. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A prospective, open, randomized (1:1), two parallel arms, pilot trial was performed on patients suffering from various chronic diseases. Each patient's temperament was assessed using a newly developed "temperament diagnostic questionnaire". Outcome measures were health status using the EQ-5D-5L questionnaire and a visual analog scale (VAS) of patient's self-rated h...
May 14, 2019 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has posted warning letters to five companies who produce products labeled as homeopathic for significant violations of current good manufacturing practice (CGMP) regulations. Four of the warning...
CONCLUSION: Emotional healing becomes more plausible when the patient's inner strength attains the level of strength of the disturbance, represented by "level of potency", which allows the patient to cope with his/her disturbance more successfully. PMID: 31087310 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Condition: Overweight and Obesity Interventions: Drug: Homeopathic Medication; Other: Multidisciplinary intervention (Exercise program, diet, motivational support); Drug: Homeopathic placebo Sponsor: Hospital Juarez de Mexico Recruiting
CONCLUSION: There was moderate certainty of evidence that acupuncture had no important benefit regarding improvement of symptoms and quality of life. Further well-designed and well-conducted randomized clinical trials are needed in order to reduce the uncertainties regarding the most commonly used interventions for patients with IBS. PMID: 31116276 [PubMed - in process]
ConclusionWe provide new insights on factors that might increase the risk of serious AR associated with CAM use in children: products containing more than two components and simultaneously administered with conventional medications can represent a potential risk in children.Graphical abstract
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ConclusionsTherefore, cultivation with homeopathy does not induce a genotoxic effect in the use of infusions and essential oil of chamomile, favoring the sustainable cultivation and the safe use of this medicinal species when cultivated with homeopathy.Graphical abstract