Dr.Schuessler recognised that a perfect balance of these salts was needed to maintain the body’s cells health thus keeping the systems of the body functioning. If there was any deficiency in any cell salt the delicate balance would be upset and the result would be ill health.
building blocks and was greatly influenced by Rudolf Virchow the founder of Cellular Pathology who believed that all disease originated in cells and that illness was based upon a change in function or condition of cells within the body.
Dr. Schuessler concluded that a micro-dose of a particular cell salt would encourage the body to produce the same salt and so heal itself. Schuessler believed that these salts worked because went right down to the cell level and stimulated the production of whatever was deficient .