Homeopathy Explained - Gentle Healing or Reckless Fraud?

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What are the principles behind Homeopathy and does it work?
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Main principles of homeopathy:
Information Network Homeopathy Germany:
Homeopedia - German Online Encyclopedia:
List of homeopathic remedies:
Information regarding different homeopathic potencies:

Physical examination of dilution

Hahnemanns explanation for the efficacy of homeopathy despite dilution:
§ 270 Sixth edition
18th century medicine
Hahnemanns rules for taking homeopathic remedies, Organon of medicine §260 Sixth edition:
Studies about the lacking efficacy of homeopathic products:
Statement of the European Academies Science Advisory Council September 2017:
Australian Study from the National and Medical Health Council, 2015:
Systematic reviews from Mathie et al, employees of the Homeopathy Research Institutebit.ly/2GaWI7x
Statement from the FDA demanding homeopathic companies must prove efficacy of their products:
Statement from the FDA regarding their approach towards homeopathic remedies
Quote: There are no drug products labeled as homeopathic that are approved by FDA.
The Placebo and Nocebo Phenomena: Their Clinical Management and Impact on Treatment Outcomes
Placebo interventions for all clinical conditions
Components of placebo effect: randomised controlled trial in patients with irritable bowel syndrome
Placeboeffect on children and animals
Caregiver placebo effect in analgesic clinical trials for cats with naturally occurring degenerative joint disease-associated pain.
Homeopathy is big pharma:
Homeopathic anamnesis/ initial interview:
Exemplary questionnaire for initial interview:
Marketshare and market development for homeopathy
Further reading:
Blog beweisaufnahme-homoeopathie.de (German, some articles in English)
ORGANON OF MEDICINE by Hahnemann Samuel (Original text)
Free ebooks on „Materiae Medicae” (German and English)bit.ly/2DtjNQW
Deutsches Informationsnetzwerk Homöopathie
(Short english version)
US Department of Health: Information overview about homeopathy
Homepathic Pharmacopoeia of the United States
(Official Compendium of Homeopathic ingredients)
List of over 5000 homeopathic ingredients A-Z
FDA warns against the use of homeopathic teething tablets and gels
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And i live in germany
Papyrus - преди 26 дни
Goid thing im bilingual
Chandragupt Singh
Chandragupt Singh - преди месец
@Surya Punugoti did u heard of Ayurveda, the only science which is complete and have no side effects
Sreeraj 7
Sreeraj 7 - преди месец
Kurzgesagt will you please help me. Let me do my intro. So I am from India and I am 16 years old.From the age of about 12 I have Dandruff problem and here I have tried English medicines first but not anymore because my father told that it works fast but can have side effects. Then I tried the local "Ayurvedic" medicine of India. But also stopped that because of the strict diet that I couldn't cope to go on with. Then I tried Homoeopathy. I have been using it for about one and a half years. So I know that I can't drink coffee, eat red meat and so on... I still follow the diet. But I do have some serious problem with the Dandruff on my head. Is it Psoriasis or any other type of .....?? So my real question is should I stop taking Homoeo medicines because from this video I somewhat understood that Homoeopathy doesn't work.
Wainiche Code
Wainiche Code - преди 20 часа
5:39 this clock, is the clock of don't Hug me, i'm scared
Alex - преди ден
Anyone notice the Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared reference at 5:39 :D
Dr Mario
Dr Mario - преди ден
Just recently discovered this channel. It's fantastic fun to explain to patients what the 6X and 12X means on their remedy.
dog ben
dog ben - преди ден
homeopathy is fake.
Tanvi Paul
Tanvi Paul - преди ден
Well India has incorporated homeopathy in to it's medical system. I've no idea how to tell people that modern medicine is as efficient as the faith system
CPD - преди 2 дни
I had low blood sugar, taking a few pills a day, my blood sugar went up a lot, thanks homeopathy.
supriya KALSI
supriya KALSI - преди 2 дни
silver is also used for cure but if you study and believe, it only works if nano particles are there and hence you know now how homeo thing works. since it is already used as an alternative and is easy to use then why not try why confront
supriya KALSI
supriya KALSI - преди 2 дни
your interpretation is idiotic , i have proof of blood sugar control and creatinine brought down which is not of course a palcebo affect even dengue cured.....you fool.
abadiqaisy123 - преди 2 дни
Is this true ? Pls help. I am having glaucoma. Does this method help please?
ChickBoy - преди 3 дни
"Rules for patients in homeopathy"
*homeopathic medicine is like making your life more lifeless, huh?*
G-guy - преди 3 дни
Why don’t we use these homeopathy methods to purify our drinking water?
Ares Quinn
Ares Quinn - преди 3 дни
i thought it said homotherapy
Rick Morty
Rick Morty - преди 3 дни
4:04 tome of bubbles drenched in white liquid. 69C potency.
hippiegypsygirl - преди 3 дни
pharmaceuticals; harsh healing or reckless fraud??? Def reckless fraud. the only proper medicine comes from raw organic nature. if something homeopathic doesn’t work its because you aren’t taking it with proper ratios of other food. For instance fresh organic turmeric has anti cancer, healing properties. You can eat turmeric all day and get no benefit because you must take it with black pepper and fat(oil) for proper absorption into your system.
Most people who try a natural-form of healing are not aware that the year old non organic dry turmeric in their pantry has 0 healing benefits to offer.
Same goes for honey!
You can’t heal with pasteurized honey in a plastic bear. You need 100% raw organic honey that hasn’t had all medicinal properties removed. Pasteurized means all the medicine is removed.
This video is clearly wrong. Pharmaceutical industry is so scared of being known as a fraud. Well I know it’s a fraud, just trust Gods natural medicine, the God they don’t want you to believe in so they hide proof that He taylor made all food perfectly to heal us.
Food is under attack so that a gmo Monsanto crop only has a small percentage of useful building blocks, and what it does have is still counterfeit.
If you use authentic whole raw organic foods thenAyurveda is the only true healing source on this enclosed system that is earth.
Anyone who had a bad experience with homeopathy most likely wasn’t using fresh living organic ingredients. The $ is worth never being sick again. And never giving a dime to that unholy foolery called pharmakia; which means “sorcery” in Greek. And can be found in the Bible as being warned against along with necromancy and witchcraft.
Trust the creator, never trust fallible men with increasingly evil motives. Really simple
Denzel Nganga
Denzel Nganga - преди 4 дни
All I got was homeopathy is almost like homemade vaccines ie it takes something causing similar symptoms and dilutes it, this would probably have a similar effect to vaccines
Gonzalo Ayala Ibarre
Gonzalo Ayala Ibarre - преди 2 дни
@Denzel Nganga I wasn't trying to sound angry or anything, it's actually pretty cool that you made a comment with what you got from the video.
Denzel Nganga
Denzel Nganga - преди 2 дни
@Gonzalo Ayala Ibarre well I just thought the two things sounded a bit similar, sorry
Gonzalo Ayala Ibarre
Gonzalo Ayala Ibarre - преди 2 дни
Vaccines do not dilute their active ingredients and the principle behind their effectiveness has nothing to do with "like cures like", it's more like providing antibody information against a certain pathogen to your immune system without having to suffer an infection first.
Business Chicken
Business Chicken - преди 5 дни
LOL I haven't even watched the video, but judging by the like/dislike ratio, I'd say I can guess the answer here. It looks like over 4k people who have viewed this video so far were stout homeopaths.
ShadowKnightYT - преди 5 дни
Sean Tangneys
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Kun Ashura
Kun Ashura - преди 5 дни
who watch Kurzgesagt and have the courage to dislike the video??!? the anti-vaxx are everywhere
Mandy Morgan
Mandy Morgan - преди 5 дни
Luna IOS
Luna IOS - преди 6 дни
Wasn’t the sun 97 million killometers away?
Z Man
Z Man - преди 7 дни
1 : 1 novemdecillion
Aadil Sohail
Aadil Sohail - преди 7 дни
Sad to see Kurzegesagt to blindingly dismiss an entire field of medicine. May be it's because homeopathic treatment is cheaper than your normal hospital treatment (which can cost thousands of dollars and is a big industry in line with capitalism and consumerism). I wouldn't be surprised if this video was also sponsored by big pharma or something because I can see no other reason as to why they would dismiss a proper, legit mode of treatment that has benefited millions of people around the world (most of whom had been told by their doctor that their ailment was incurable). So, last word, I'm really disappointed from you, Kurzgesagt.
Aadil Sohail
Aadil Sohail - преди 2 дни
@Ykario And I won't debate the whole placebo thing anymore cuz it's pointless. Neither of us will accept what the other is saying.
Aadil Sohail
Aadil Sohail - преди 2 дни
@Ykario "scientific based functions". Like it has to be scientifically verifiable, isn't it? If science somewhow proves that 1=2, then we'd believe that too because "someone proved it" and once it has been "proved", common sense just doesn't work for us anymore no matter how much practical evidence there is contrary to that "scientific proof". I guess we are no better than those people who jailed Galileo for saying something other than what they believed or had already been "proven" to them. We are just like those stubborn, brick-headed d*cks except now we worship science and its theories. Our prophets are the champions of science whom we believe unconditionally provided they have the verified, proven and peer-reviewd "holy scriptures".
Ykario - преди 2 дни
@Aadil Sohail Well, it'll never will, simply because homeopathy have nothing that could make it more than a placebo. No active molecules inside it, no proofs of it being more than placebo, nothing than a sugar pellet don't have, no scientific based functions etc.
Aadil Sohail
Aadil Sohail - преди 2 дни
@Ykario Nothing scares me more than peoples' blind "faith" on ever changing "studies and research".
Aadil Sohail
Aadil Sohail - преди 2 дни
@Ykario And what will you do when the same scientists come out tomorrow and say that "latest" research shows that homeopaths aren't just placebos, but real medicines.
shinisoi _
shinisoi _ - преди 7 дни
Umm sorry but it works
Isak Spets
Isak Spets - преди 8 дни
nice vid bro!!
Asad Ullah9101
Asad Ullah9101 - преди 8 дни
4K homeopaths cant take this video
T Jac
T Jac - преди 8 дни
So basically, if I take this sugar water, and don't do ANYTHING AT ALL, I will be cured? Okay.
Creator Ale
Creator Ale - преди 8 дни
4:04 OMG someone spilled coconut milk over that poor book
Eleeth Tahgra
Eleeth Tahgra - преди 7 дни
Its an XXX book...so...its to be expected?
alexis grondin
alexis grondin - преди 9 дни
The tic tac of dhmis
Double Oof
Double Oof - преди 9 дни
The placebo effect is just really weak reality warping.
Canadian Swiss cheese
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max hair • 87 years ago
max hair • 87 years ago - преди 9 дни
5:39 nobody knew that was the clock from dhmis 2?
H Homey
H Homey - преди 9 дни
I am a very skeptical person, but several years ago, against my belief, I experienced an extremely effective response to a homeopathic remedy. I have used it for forty years. My children all we're treated homeopathically during their childhood. Out of six children, only one has ever had antibiotics for a life-threatening illness, which I would recommend over homeopathy. Anyone who has ever seen the magic of Arnica for swelling after trauma, or Chamomilia for teething of a baby not susceptible to placebo will have a quick conversion. The ocean analogy is absurd. The process of trituration is very sophisticated. Homeopathy is still used by the Royal Family in England and many of the wealthiest people because they know it works. Moreover, homeopathy got its fame during cholera and whooping cough epidemics because the mortality rates we're so much lower among patients using homeopathy. Having said all that, two problems plague homeopathy: the first is that it's very difficult to learn as it is sign and symptom specific. No two cough remedies are alike. The second is that there is no money in the remedies as they can't be patented and protected, so pharmaceuticals have absolutely no interest in ”orphan drugs.” All the snide comments about stupid people using it only reveal how ignorant people are, and how superior many people feel despite their own superstitions about other things. Many MDs use homeopathy because it works, and not due to placebo in most cases.
Santacruiser - преди 4 дни
you're not a very skeptical person
Agent Bowlingball
Agent Bowlingball - преди 10 дни
5 year old: gets poke with needle
Sums up every time you went to get a flu shot
One Two
One Two - преди 10 дни
Germans understand English, why bother doing the German channel?
One Two
One Two - преди 10 дни
I want to be that clock that punches the morons
One Two
One Two - преди 10 дни
Morons, like people who believe in the effects of Philip Stein watches
Mityme Istemporary
Mityme Istemporary - преди 10 дни
Cookie company: I built my empire on sugar
Homeopathy: I built my empire on sugar
Cookiopathy: I fool the fat and the stupid
Homeopathy: I fool the stupid and the... ya just the stupid.
Maha maha
Maha maha - преди 11 дни
This video is real. Nicely explained fact
omar bernal
omar bernal - преди 11 дни
Never heard of this.
scott y
scott y - преди 11 дни
Only anglish
Lookslike Alien
Lookslike Alien - преди 11 дни
Really? Germans developed homeopathy?
That's a misinformation, I definitely didn't expect from this channel.
Ykario - преди 4 дни
@Lookslike Alien Any source then
Lookslike Alien
Lookslike Alien - преди 8 дни
@Ready Knight ya that's what I meant, a German. Anyway it's not true.
Ready Knight
Ready Knight - преди 9 дни
Germans? You mean a German. In doesn't take more than one person to invent this.
Scorpion X
Scorpion X - преди 12 дни
Nebosvod gonzalez
Nebosvod gonzalez - преди 12 дни
This is Stupid.
Yeah Maybe 30c doesn't work.
1X Homophobic Treatment Can work if the Substance they are using Helps.
Benjamin Hogan
Benjamin Hogan - преди 8 дни
"homophobic treatment"
Mitti - преди 12 дни
1X will literally kill you
Oofly - преди 12 дни
This channel has the best intro music ever. Thank God you didn't use loud dubstep. Keep up the work!
xico zen
xico zen - преди 12 дни
Can’t cure cancer?? Are you sure????? I have 3 testimonials about cancer cured by the homeopathy!!! You need to research more!
Benjamin Hogan
Benjamin Hogan - преди 8 дни
let me hear them right now
sy tomlinson
sy tomlinson - преди 12 дни
I've watched horror parasites and it was terrifying hopefully It might not happen to me
Kng Benz
Kng Benz - преди 13 дни
5:52 - It’s the clock from Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared episode 2!!!
Steamlazer X
Steamlazer X - преди 13 дни
5:40 Am I the only one who recognizes that clock?
Benjamin Hogan
Benjamin Hogan - преди 8 дни
falxonPSN - преди 13 дни
One has to be careful as the term is not used the same in all cases. For example, when the British invaded India, they termed all natural medicines as "homeopathy" even when they were concentrated pure ingredients with no dilution. Also, there is no like for like concept there. Thus to this day the term is still applied and this can lead to a misunderstanding with the Western use of the term to refer to silly diluted quackery.
Thedoc 88
Thedoc 88 - преди 13 дни
Lol there was jizz on the book
Metadragon - преди 13 дни
Get the original homeopathy away from the Karens
AgentSocks - преди 14 дни
Fuck homeopathy but here are some lifestyle changes that can change your life
BushGaming - преди 15 дни
Kayden Wallkvist
Kayden Wallkvist - преди 15 дни
Alex - преди ден
Kayden Wallkvist i came to see if anyone else noticed
john bailey
john bailey - преди 15 дни
Doing no harm, beats doing harm
Yeah, and actual medicine beats sugar-water
Ujala Laraib
Ujala Laraib - преди 15 дни
i am a homeopathic physician and i know how tough is this field to understand. Homeopathy depends on law of cure and yes it is our duty to prescribe remedy after complete case taking . During practicing i saw many such that get cured with sugar balls rather they are fungal infections,kidney stones or infertility.I am proud to be homeopath.
Ujala Laraib
Ujala Laraib - преди 11 дни
fillie is real
fillie is real - преди 14 дни
ok pseudoscientific boomer
Bazooka Llama Productions
Bazooka Llama Productions - преди 15 дни
everyone alive should see this
Bazooka Llama Productions
Bazooka Llama Productions - преди 15 дни
got an ad for "brilli" the lightbulb with "healing benefits" on this vid.