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Dr. Pratibha Singhal - Homeopathy in Mumbai

Dr. Pratibha Singhal

BHMS, Diploma in Diet and Nutrition

HomeopathyHomeopathy
  • Mumbai, Maharashtra

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Clinic Locations

kasturi polyclinic

Aangan Building..Opposite Thakur Welfare Hall, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

Specialization

  • Homoeopath
  • Dietitian/Nutritionist
  • Allergist/Immunologist

Education

  • Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Agra - 2004 Graduated
    BHMS
  • University Of Allahabad - 2004 Graduated
    Diploma in Diet and Nutrition

Health Articles

What Is Homeopathy?

Homeopathy is a medical practice based on the idea that the body can heal itself using diluted natural substances. Developed in the late 1700s, it employs the principle of "like cures like," using minimal doses to treat symptoms similar to those they produce in healthy individuals. Common remedies include substances like red onion, poison ivy, and arnica. Homeopaths tailor treatments to individual symptoms. While used for various ailments, research on its effectiveness is mixed, with critics attributing benefits to the placebo effect. Risks include potential heavy metal exposure. FDA oversight is limited. Consult a doctor before trying homeopathic remedies.

Diabetes and Homeopathic Remedies

Homeopathy, a German-origin medical system, treats the whole person with diluted natural substances. Homeopathic remedies for diabetes include Gymnema for blood sugar, Conium for numbness, and Uranium nitricum for kidney issues. Some remedies alleviate infections like Calendula for ulcers. While animal studies show potential, human trials lack evidence for efficacy. Homeopathy isn't a substitute for insulin but may complement diabetes treatment, as seen in one study. FDA doesn't regulate homeopathy, raising safety concerns due to potential side effects and interactions with other medications. Patients should consult doctors before considering homeopathic remedies alongside conventional diabetes care.

Homeopathic Remedies for Psoriasis: What the Science Says

Psoriasis, an autoimmune condition causing rapid skin cell growth, is managed with medical treatments like steroids and systemic drugs. Homeopathy, using diluted natural substances, is popular but lacks evidence for psoriasis treatment efficacy. Commonly touted remedies include sepia, sulfur, and arsenicum, but scientific support is absent. Risks include mislabeling, toxic ingredients, and lack of FDA regulation. Petroleum jelly may alleviate symptoms, but ingesting petroleum is hazardous. Homeopathy isn't FDA-tested for safety or efficacy. Never replace prescribed medication with homeopathy, and inform your doctor about all treatments. Psoriasis management requires evidence-based approaches due to limited homeopathic support and potential risks.

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