EFFECT OF HOMOEOPATHIC MEDICATION ON DEPRESSIONAbstract
Depression is a well-defined mood disorder which is characterized by state of disposition of mind and dislike or antipathy to activity that can affect an individual’s thoughts, demeanor, sense of emotional touch and physical well- being. Depressed people may feel mournful, troubled, uneasy in mind, meaningless, helpless and unworthy, experiencing as if having committed an offence. They are easily annoyed and disinclined to rest. It is a very important public health problem which is devastating millions of life all over world and making the scenario very look very pathetic. Homoeopathic medicines are effective in the treatment of various acute and chronic diseases. Efficacy of homoeopathic medicines on depression is of great importance. Most mental health disorders like depression, anxiety tend to chronic illness that requires long-term treatment. Appropriate treatment of depression with homoeopathic remedies can help to prevent the likelihood of serious recurrences of depression. The advantages of homeopathic remedies are-it is effective in people of all age right from children to the elderly, is safe and has minimal side effects. The present research exertion exemplifies that Homeopathic remedies do not treat merely the symptoms in a patient but restore the complete homeostasis of body and mind. As different people respond to the same illness in different ways– treatment for each person has to be individualized.
Girija Shankar Shukla
Faculty of Health Sciences, Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology & Sciences- Deemed University, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
16 July, 2013
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