In the nineteenth century this revolutionary method rapidly spread all over Europe and by European emigrants to North and South America. Well-known historical names are Clemens von Boenninghausen, Johann Stapf, Constantin Hering, Georg Jahr, Adolph Lippe, Robert Dudgeon, Bernard Fincke, Thomas Skinner, Francis Boericke, Richard Hughes, Henry C. Allen, Timothy F. Allen, James Compton Burnett, Ernest A. Farrington, Calvin B. Knerr, William Boericke, James T. Kent, John Clarke, Margaret Tyler, Cyrus M. Boger, R. Gibson Miller, Herbert A. Roberts, Arthur Grimmer, Douglas Borland, William Ernest Boyd, Pierre Schmidt, Elisabeth Hubbard.
Homeopathy also expanded through the British Empire, the later Common wealth countries such as India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Australia, New Zealand, Nigeria etc. Particularly in India and Pakistan homeopathy found an important breeding ground because of homeopathy's similarity with traditional Ayurvedic medicine. Through Pakistan and India homeopathy has started to find its way to the Arabic countries (Middle-East and Northern Africa) and recently it has also started growing in Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Thailand and China.
Homeopathy is the leading form of complementary medicine in Europe. In India, it is the sole form of medicine for over 100 million people. The world health organization estimate that homeopathy is currently practiced by over 500 million people world wide. clinical research on homeopathy that has been published in medical journals has shown positive results. As well as these clinical trials, many basic science studies confirm the biological activity of homeopathic medicines. And perhaps, most importantly, for over 200 years, health professionals and their patients throughout the world have consistently experienced and documented positive therapeutic effects from homeopathic medicines without the number of side effects associated with conventional drug treatment.
Homeopathy is a safe, gentle, natural system of healing that works with your body to relive symptoms, restore and improve your health.