Homoeopathy – reducing healthcare costs

One statistic quoted indicates that 77% of the disease burden in Europe is due to five chronic conditions (diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, cancer, chronic respiratory disorder and mental disorders), which is an enormous burden on the European tax payer apart from the personal burden on the individual citizen and family.

As an example where savings could be made the report states that in the U.K. alone, if 4% of GP’s were to include homoeopathy in their practice the annual saving could amount to, €240 million euro (£190 million pounds). In the troubled economic times that we live policy makers should take note of the potential. Read full report.