101 on Homeopathy For Kids
We asked our Dr. Mom, Dr. Bhavi Mody, about Homeopathy for kids. Here are some interesting insights, exclusively for our BabyChakra moms.
Q1. Why consider Homeopathy for kids?
1. Homeopathy is a 200 year old proven holistic science. It is safe and gentle.
2. It builds resistance and immunity, aids digestion and takes care of allergies to promote overall growth of the child.
3. The pills (typically sweet) are palatable and kid friendly: in fact kids love compliance!
4. These are natural medicines with no side effects. Can be given to newborns too: but please check with your doctor first.
5. It works well in acute and chronic conditions and psychosomatic ailments and emotional conditions as well.
Q2. Which illnesses are best cured by homeopathy?
1. Homeopathy treats almost all complaints for which you would visit your GP.
2. It is the best mode of treatment for children disorders, menstrual disorders, hormonal imbalance and other female complaints.
3. Autoimmune diseases, allergies, seasonal complaints, skin ailments give good response to homeopathy.
4. It also works well for acute and chronic conditions.
However; there are limitations to every science and so with homeopathy. Surgical cases do not fall under its preview. Homeopathy has, however, shown efficacy in pre -surgery and post-surgery conditions.