Homeopathic St John’s Wort

July 9, 2010 at 9:45 pm (Alternative Medicine, Homeopathic Remedies, Homeopathy) ()

Homeopathy is based on the law of similars – the idea that like cures like. This has been described by some as ‘sympathetic magic’. There is a Wikipedia entry on magical thinking that includes a reference to Sir James Fraser’s division of magical thinking into “contagious” and “homeopathic” magic. Homeopathic remedies also tend to be highly diluted. Read the rest of this entry »

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