I have recently been reading material about the sensation method, with what seems to me to be back-tracking disguised as inclusiveness, with a new insistence on the value and importance of repertory and materia medica. All this termed, in political correctness, synergy.
For some odd reason, political correctness now seems to lead the homoeopathic field – and I have no idea how it got there. Hahnemann started off with something fairly straightforward – give substances to healthy people, write down the effects, use those symptoms to find the substance with similar symptoms to those of the disease. Really just hitchhiking on an investigated quirk of nature, “like cures like”, something that has proven itself in observation and experimentation. Continue reading