RE-PROVING OF SULPHUR IN THE 30th POTENCY

DONALD MACFARLAN, M.D.   Introduction. The writer has been making provings for more than thirty years. Recently he has been collecting the mass of evidence obtained during this extended period from the 30th potency of sulphur. Many persons of both sexes participated, none of whom, however, were aware that a proving was being undertaken. This … Read more

POTENCY

Read before I.H.A., Bureau of Materia Medica, June 18, 1940. T.K. MOORE, M.D.   Drug action in disease is apparently a stimulative process despite our age-old idea of physiological action. This latter is real enough but its excitant can be best explained as stimulative; for instance, with sodium salicylate in iritis, potassium iodide in paralysis … Read more

INDICATIONS FOR THE CORRECT POTENCY

RODMAN SHIPPEN M.D.   The problem of the correct potency has been puzzling homoeopaths for a long time. For the low potency group there is not much of a problem for they deny that there is any action to a high potency other than suggestion. They object to high potencies on theoretical grounds, or having … Read more

SELECTION OF POTENCY

John Hutchinson   Complaint is repeatedly made that homoeopathy does not progress at a pace that keeps time with dominant practice. The latter is, of course, materialistic in every sense of the word, treating the human patient, as it does forcefully, as a mechanism only, the workings of which are studied, hypothetically in detail, but … Read more

SELECTION OF POTENCY

┬áRead before the Annual Meeting of The International Hahnemannian Association, Philadelphia, July, 1926. John Hutchinson, M.D., New York.   Complaint is repeatedly made that homoeopathy does not progress at a pace that keeps time with dominant practice. The latter is, of course, materialistic in every sense of the word, treating the human patient, as it … Read more

HOW TO SELECT THE REMEDY AND ITS POTENCY

By Elmer Schwartz, M. D. (Read at the June, 1922, Meeting of the International Hahnemannian. Association.).   The selection of the right remedy for each individual case is not always an easy matter. It requires much diligent study both of the Philosophy of Homoeopathy and the demonstrated symptoms of each individual drug. Without this one … Read more