Fact: Homeopathy is a scientific system and is not something that can be learned from books. To obtain a homeopathic diploma, you must follow a 51/2 year course in homeopathy, including a year of internship. During the course, students learn subjects related to homeopathy as well as anatomy, physiology, pathology, jurisprudence, surgery, medicine and obstetrics. Practicing homeopathy without a recognized diploma is an offense punishable by law. Many Indian colleges also offer a postgraduate program in homeopathy, M.D. (Hon.), in various disciplines. There are many other myths that people have in mind. We tried to dispel some of the most common ones.