What’s Causing Children’s Obesity?10th November 2015
Antibiotics Linked to Obesity in Children
Brian S. Schwartz of Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health was lead author in a study of 164,000 children in Pennsylvania USA. link
Schwartz adds that there is growing evidence antibiotics lead to weight gain in humans because of the effect they have on the microorganisms that reside in our bodies (gut bacteria). “Antibiotics at any age contribute to weight gain,”
Penicillin is used in industrial farming to fatten animals and is another source of antibiotic exposure for humans.
Antibiotic use is limited to emergencies in organic farming and many organic farmers successfully use homeopathy instead.
Homeopathy and Obesity
Homeopathy for obesity is part of holistic treatment.
Challenging obesity through diet is notoriously problematic as diet is often not the underlying cause of the obesity. Homeopathy can address underlying causes, which can be related to hormonal or microbiological imbalances.
Obesity is a chronic problem, needing the attention of a professional homeopath.