Category Archives: General News

DHU representative in Portugal changed

The German producer of homeopathic remedies, DHU (Deutsche Homöopatische Union) has changed its representative in Portugal. According to personal contact with DHU in Germany (July 2014), this already came into effect at the end of 2011. The new representative is:

KTB Productos Farmacêuticos SA
Estrada Nacional 249/1,
Edificio SKF, Lote 1, Casal de Alfragide
2720-413 Amadora

Unfortunately this representative only provides complex remedies. Single remedies manufactured by DHU can be purchased via an international pharmacy. The DHU suggests the following pharmacy:


Plans for a BSc in Homeopathy at Germany University on ice

The plans for a University accredited course leading to a Bachelor of Science in Homeopathy at a German University in Bavaria, have been put on ice following opposition from critics but also flaws in the accreditation proceedings. The idea for this course had been initiated in 2011 but was finally abandoned following the controversies this March.


More information dated 11th June 2014, can be viewed at:

HEEL is leaving Northern America – Medinatura is taking over

While it has been reported that HEEL, the producer of complex homeopathic preparations, will discontinue its presence in Northern America, it has now emerged that a new company, MEDINATURA, will be taking over the premises and production lines. The products to be manufactured at the plant,  are said to undergo minor re-compositioning and re-naming, in order to be differentiable from the original HEEL products.

Source, dated June 2014 at:—Canada-Transformed-.html?soid=1101445322239&aid=CXWxDZKcOno


Where to buy HEEL products [here]

Wine of homeopathic agriculture

Europe’s first wine produced from grapes that only had homeopathic treatment, is a vinho verde (green wine) produced in Portugal. This initially happened January 2011.

Read more on this at the link below dated 30th May 2014:

Heel – producer of homeopathic complex preparations to leave the US and Canada

Due to legislative opposition caused by sceptic groups and the involved substantial financial challenges Heel retreats back to its core activities and markets, and will cease its business activities in the US and Canada.  Heel is the producer of combination preparations such as Traumeel, Oculoheel, Gripp-heel etc.

Their full statement dated May 2014, can be viewed at: