Jennifer Jacobs

Jennifer Jacobs

MD, MPH, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle,Washington, United States

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Homeopathic Prevention and Management of Epidemic Diseases: a Summary

Posted in Organon, on May 01, 2020 by Jennifer Jacobs,

Homeopathy has been used to treat epidemics since the time of Hahnemann. Different strategies have been used for it, including individualization, combination remedies, genus epidemicus, and isopathy. This article explores the evidence for each of these approaches. While individualization is the gold standard, it is impractical to use on a widespread basis.