The Homeopathic Way – Treating High Blood Pressure the Holistic Way
Today more and more people are relying on alternative ways to battle their illnesses and/or
diseases. With doctors visits being quite expensive and hospital stays being, for many, out of the
question because they do not have health insurance, more people are turning to homeopathy, or
alternative medication therapies to combat their medical problems.
Homeopathy dissects the symptoms and treats the symptoms, which, as homeopathic followers
believe, symptoms are the key to knowing how to attack the complication, in this case high blood
In homeopathy philosophy you have to have symptoms, as these adversely stimulate the immune
system. Health practitioners look at the whole person, not just the physical aspect. Those who
have a large amount of negativity in their life are more susceptible to illness than those who are
more positive and accepting of their life’s accomplishments, whether or not they are satisfied
with where they are at this time.
So in the case of the person for whom high blood pressure is a problem, by dissecting the
negative aspects of the patient’s life a cure can be found, according to traditional homeopathic
philosophy. Treatment does not include traditional “laboratory” made medications. The
traditional homeopathic healer would rather rely on products found in nature to cure high blood
Herbs, plants and stones such as quartz are some of the more common elements used on
homeopathy medicine. Diluted with alcohol, quartz stones can be used more effectively.
Homeopathy’s basic law states that to emulate someone’s adverse symptoms the health
practitioner must find an element to produce the same type of symptoms as the disease it is
trying to defeat.
For many proponents of the homeopathic way for treating, in this case, high blood pressure,
traditional medications are nothing more than a crutch on which patients become dependent. The
growing dependency on the traditional high blood pressure medications such as beta blockers,
ACE inhibitors, water pills, to name a few of the more common, makes it more difficult for the
body to fight off the disease. But homeopathic medicines do not put individuals at risk in the