Fundamentals of Homeopathy
- Basic Constitutional Types - Preparation
Techniques of Medicine - Diagnosis
- Role in Medicine & Role in Allopathic
Highly strung, energetic, competitive achievers, these types work
and play hard. They are mentally and verbally lively and express
themselves with clarity and wit. They are impatient and often explode
with anger. Intolerant of criticism towards themselves, however
they are highly critical of others, and insist on perfection. They
are likely to use alcohol or drugs to enhance their performance
or to help them relax. When ill they are discourteous and quick
These people are usually lean, tense-looking with a smart appearance.
They are inclined to have sallow skin and dark circles under the
Although sulphur types expend a great deal of energy in imaginative
and inventive thought, they are incapable on a practical level.
Inclined to be antipathetic and critical over minor details, they
can also be very open hearted, giving liberally of their time and
money. They are egotistical with a strong need for recognition and
at worst they are lazy lacking willpower and initiative and do not
follow things through to completion. Although easily outraged, their
anger subsides quickly. Because they live life at an intellectual
level, their feelings are seldom deeply impacted.
Sulphur types may have one of two appearances; they are either rounded,
red faced and look jolly, or are lean and lanky with slouched posture.
Both types have coarse hair and may appear untidy.
Lachesis types are perceptive, creative and ambitious. In relationships
they are inclined to be egotistical and jealous, often alternating
between love and hate for their partner. They live life intensely
and have a sense of physical and mental congestion that can only
be relieved by a form of discharge such as expressing their views.
World affairs are of extreme interest to them, and they tend to
embrace or reject a particular philosophy. Although they posses
great creative energy, it may be infrequent and ill-sustained.
Generally Lachesis types are freckled redheads who may be overweight
with a somewhat bloated appearance or they are dark haired, lean
and energetic. Their complexion is pale with a purplish hue.
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