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India, UK To Conduct Clinical Trials On 'Ashwagandha' For COVID Recovery
India, UK To Conduct Clinical Trials On 'Ashwagandha' For COVID Recovery

Ashwagandha (Withania Somnifera), commonly known as 'Indian winter cherry', is a traditional Indian herb that boosts energy, reduces stress, and makes the immune system stronger.

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Modern Health Care And Traditional System Can Complement Each Other For Treating Covid: Ayurveda Experts

With children likely to be more susceptible to Covid infection during the anticipated third wave amidst a slow pace of vaccination in many parts of the country, the two-day conference held to formulate a uniform Ayurveda treatment protocol for children also underlined the need for preventive measures.

Yoga, Ayurveda To Help Deal With Post-COVID-19 Difficulties: Shripad Naik
Yoga, Ayurveda To Help Deal With Post-COVID-19 Difficulties: Shripad Naik

Panaji: Yoga, Ayurveda and other systems will be greatly helpful for the entire world in dealing with the post-COVID-19 difficulties, said Union Minister of State for AYUSH Shripad Naik. In a series of tweets on Saturday, Naik said a new model of healthcare delivery with more emphasis on preventive measures is needed for effectively countering […]

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Ayurveda 'Remarkable' For Improving Sleep Disorder: AYUSH Ministry

New Delhi: If you have come across terrible effects of long-term sleep deprivation and missing out recommended seven to eight daily hours of sleep, there is some re-assurance coming your way from India’s traditional healthcare regime Ayurveda. Citing a study report, AYUSH Ministry on Tuesday said that the Ayurveda treatment has led to a remarkable […]

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Ayurveda Age-Old Science, Not Placebo: AYUSH Doctors' Body Counters IMA's Poser On New COVID Protocol

Ghaziabad: An AYUSH doctors’ body on Saturday welcomed the government’s COVID-19 treatment protocol based on ayurveda and yoga as it asserted that ayurveda is an age-old, well-established science and “not a placebo”, days after the Indian Medical Association (IMA) criticised the Centre’s move. The Integrated Medical Association (AYUSH) said the government’s new protocol will help […]

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IMA Questions Govt On Ayurveda, Yoga-Based Treatment Of COVID-19

New Delhi: The Indian Medical Association on Thursday questioned the scientific basis of the government’s recently released protocol based on ayurveda and yoga for the prevention as well as treatment of asymptomatic and mild patients of COVID-19. Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday released a protocol for the clinical management of COVID-19, that lists […]

PM Modi Calls Ayurveda, Yoga-Based Protocol 'Commendable'
PM Modi Calls Ayurveda, Yoga-Based Protocol 'Commendable'

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lauded the National Clinical Management Protocol based on Ayurveda on Yoga, calling it “commendable”. “Commendable effort, which places emphasis on building immunity, remaining healthy and making the fight against COVID-19 stronger,” he tweeted. Commendable effort, which places emphasis on building immunity, remaining healthy and making the fight against […]

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COVID19: NIPER Introduces Immunity Booster Herbal Tea

Mohali: After innovative products like safety devices, sanitizers and masks to fight COVID epidemic, the National Institutes of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPERs) have now come up with an immunity booster Herbal Tea to strengthen physical resistance against the disease which has claimed more than 4.7 lakh people across the globe. As no new effective […]

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Patanjali Launches 'COVID Cure', Claims New Drug Can Treat Corona

Haridwar: Yoga Guru Ramdev on Tuesday launched Coronil tablet, claims to the possible cure for COVID19. Coming up with a clinically tested, evidence-based medicine was a challenge to Patanjali, says Ramdev. He also talked about various other immunity boosters at an event here during the launch. Patanjali claims those administered the medicine were fully cured […]

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Ayurvedic Drug Fifatrol Finds Mention In Compendium To Combat Coronavirus

New Delhi: Fifatrol as an immunity-boosting ayurvedic drug has found a mention among around 200 technologies and research activities evaluated by experts in a recently released compendium for combating coronavirus. Compiled by the state-run National Research Development Corporation, the ‘Compendium of Indian Technologies for Combating COVID-19 (Tracing, Testing &Treating)’ provides the status of 200 indigenously […]

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COVID-19: Ayurveda solutions to be included in contingency plans to contain coronavirus

New Delhi: The Ministry of AYUSH has proposed to include Ayurveda solutions in the district level contingency plans being drawn up to contain COVID-19 (coronavirus) in all districts across the country. An official statement said the ministry has also put together the draft guidelines for practitioners of different Ayush systems in the wake of Covid-19, […]

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India And Germany Sign 17 MoUs, Five Joint Declarations Of Intent Exchanged

New Delhi: Seventeen agreements have been signed between India and Germany in the fields of agriculture, maritime technology, Ayurveda and yoga among others, the External Affairs Ministry said. Five joint declarations of intent were also exchanged between India and Germany, the ministry said in a statement. The joint declarations of intent included cooperation on strategic […]

India Has Over 19.47 Lakh Doctors

New Delhi: The government Friday said there were more than 19.47 lakh allopathy, ayurveda, unani and homeopathy doctors at the end of March this year. Out of them, 11,59,309 allopathy doctors were registered with the State Medical Councils/ Medical Council of India. “Assuming 80 per cent availability, it is estimated that around 9.27 lakh doctors […]

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Her car painted with cow dung, uses horse-cart for small distances

BY CHHAYAL BHATT & MEGH MODI Ahmedabad: Just as you enter the iron gates of ‘Abhang Dwar’ (invincible gate), a horse-cart welcomes you. Look around and there are vintage wooden ghunghroo bells, bamboo chairs, old-world charm wooden benches. And between all this, stands a proud Toyota Corolla Altis painted all over by cow dung, competing […]

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Now, Medical Graduates can't get licence to practise without 'exit' exam

New Delhi: Medical graduates willing to procure a licence to practise Indian medicine systems, including Ayurveda, may soon have to clear an exit exam, according to a proposed legislation on the lines of the health ministry’s National Medical Commission Bill. This is a part of a draft bill which seeks to create a new regulator, […]

Time for Ayurveda-led 'health revolution', says Modi

New Delhi: Underscoring the importance of Ayurveda, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said time has come for a “health revolution” under the aegis of the traditional medicine system and pitched for affordable and accessible healthcare. Addressing a gathering after dedicating the country’s first All India Institute of Ayurveda to the nation here, the prime minister […]

Modi to dedicate All India Institute of Ayurveda to nation on Oct 17

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate next week India’s first All India Institute of Ayurveda (AIIA) that is aimed to bring in synergy between the traditional wisdom of Ayurveda and modern diagnostic tools and technology. AIIA, to be inaugurated on October 17, is the first medical institute under the Ministry of AYUSH to […]

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Himachal eyes profitable farming of medicinal plants

Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh government on Sunday announced that it was developing agro-techniques for making cultivation of medicinal plants profitable in the state. In order to identify species suitable for cultivation in each climatic zone, the state is developing the agro-techniques. This would help supplementing the income of the growers, the government said in a […]

AYUSH ministry seeks hike in budgetary allocation

New Delhi:The AYUSH ministry, which deals with alternative medicine like ayurveda and homeopathy, has sought a hike in allocation for itself in the coming budget from the current Rs.4 billion to Rs.27 billion. Ayush Minister Sripad Yesso Naik said that until now, a meagre Rs.4 billion was allocated for it for the fiscal 2014-15 which […]