A chronic condition is a human health condition or disease or ailment that is persistent or otherwise long-lasting or has a long patient history or time-period. The term chronic is often applied when the course of the disease lasts for more than three months. Common chronic diseases include arthritis, asthma, cancer, diabetes, COPD and some viral diseases such as hepatitis C and HIV/AIDS. Other chronic diseases include cardio-vascular diseases, Alzheimer’s disease, addictions, bipolar disorders, cerebral palsy, chronic liver and kidney diseases.
Homeopathy has been effective in treating if not all but many of the above mentioned diseases/sicknesses. A good homeopath after taking the medical history of the patient tends to treat the patient accordingly from the remedies available for such problems. If multiple diseases are present then combination of remedies can be given to the patient. Some of the medicines out of many that are used to treat chronic diseases are:-
- Ambrosia artemisiaefolia.
- Ranunculus bulbosus.