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ho·me·op·a·thist

(hō'mē-op'ă-thist),
A medical practitioner of homeopathy.
Synonym(s): homeopath
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homeopath

Homeopathy
A practitioner of homeopathy.
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ho·me·op·a·thist

(hō'mē-op'ă-thist)
A medical practitioner of homeopathy.
Synonym(s): homeopath.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

homeopath

, homeopathist (hō′mē-ō-păth″, hō-mē-ŏp′ă-thĭst)
One who practices homeopathy.
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One of the oldest homeopaths, Dr Vanetta Shahani, who began her practice in 2002, credits the rising popularity of this branch of complementary medicine to its efficacy and good results.
"I treated her myself, along with the support of other homeopaths. She had quite a lot of herbalism [the use of plants intended for medicinal purposes].
Most of the best homeopaths will generally admit that if they continue studying for the rest of their lives, they might learn to be as good a homeopath as they would like to become.
So the homeopath looks at your symptoms, but also talks to you about your mental, physical and emotional health.
I embrace it as a way of life, I visit my homeopath every few months and use a whole host of remedies.
To prepare for work as a homeopath, you can take a qualification that's recognised by one of the professional organisations for homeopathy.
During this evaluation period, a Swiss homeopath (who could read Hahnemann's German) requested to see the manuscript and very generously offered to assist in deciphering the correct placement of the notes.
"Sometimes, conventional medicine overpowers the subtle effects of homeopathy and your homeopath can advise you about that, but reducing any conventional medicine should always be done with the advice of your GP.
How can you say that homeopaths don't have any knowledge of medicine?
The other goes to a veterinary homeopath, who studies the dog's symptoms and asks all kinds of questions about his behavior and actions while looking things up in a book or computer.
The ability to heal a variety of skin ailments, including burns and scrapes, has long made calendula a staple in the homeopath's medicine cabinet.