Fran Sheffield (MHlthScEd, MAAPH, AROH Reg) is a homeopath with 25 years experience in clinical practice and homeopathic education. She has qualifications in Nursing, Midwifery, and Health Science Education and is the senior homeopath and educator at Homeopathy Plus.
Fran has been engaged at state and national levels in homeopathic curriculum design and delivery, and the mentoring and supervision of homeopathic students and practitioners.
She has also presented at national and international conferences as a keynote and invited speaker, and regularly runs community workshops on how to use homeopathy for friends, family and pets.
Fran continues to live, practice, and teach on the Central Coast of NSW, Australia. National and international appointments with Fran – in-person, by phone or by Skype – can be booked at the Homeopathy Plus! Clinic
Homeopathic medicines have been used for prevention as well as treatment of epidemics since long. The paper enumerates the list of clinical studies and trials both historical and current which were done to control various infectious diseases. This shows how Homeoprophylaxis has been effectively used since the times of Hahnemann to control outbreaks and epidemics.