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Homoeopathy gets a boost

Mumbai (DNA): A slew of measures announced by the state minister for medical education, Dr Vijaykumar Gavit, on Wednesday are set to change the face of homoeopathy in the state. Speaking at a Maharashtra Council of Homoeopathy (MCH) function held to fete homoeopaths in the state, Dr Gavit said, “The government will be sending a … Continue reading

No Ayurveda hospitals despite 4-yr-old plan

Mumbai (AA): The one thing that the otherwise impressive health system of the BMC lacks is a civic ayurvedic hospital in the city. It has been four years since an Ayurveda hospital was proposed in the city, but the civic administration is “still busy” finding a suitable location for it. The proposal was put up … Continue reading

Ayurvedic boutique opened in airport

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM (IBN): Bipha Drug Laboratories has launched ‘Bipha Ayurveda’, the airport retail initiative of the 83-year-old ayurvedic medicine manufacturing house, at the international departure terminal of the International Airport here. The shop was opened by G Chandramouli, Airport Director, Thiruvananthapuram International Airport, on Wednesday. Bipha Ayurveda is a novel initiative to showcase and promote the … Continue reading

Kerala varsity likely to train ayurveda pupils from Maharashtra University of Health Sciences

NASHIK (TOI): The postgraduate students from the Ayurveda faculty of the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) are likely to be trained by the Kerala University of Health Sciences (KUHS). The issue was brought up by the Vice-chancellor of MUHS Arun Jamkar with the Vice chancellor of KUHS Dr. K Mohandas during 11th convocation ceremony … Continue reading

ISMGA urges TN govt to formalise state Siddha Medical Council by holding elections

Chennai (PB): Seeking immediate intervention of the state government for the conduct of election to the Tamil Nadu Siddha Medical Council and urging it to constitute the Council formally, the Indian Siddha Medical Graduates Association (ISMGA) has decided to approach once again the health ministry and the state Ayush department with a mass memorandum. The … Continue reading

AMMOI demands Ayush Dept to set up Council to regulate & recognise paramedical courses in Ayurveda

Mumbai (PB): The Ayurvedic Medicine Manufacturers Organisation of India (AMMOI) has urged the Department of Ayush to take immediate steps to set up a separate Council under Ayush to deal with the regulation and recognition of the paramedical courses like B.Sc nursing in Ayurveda. This demand comes in the wake of absence of a regulatory … Continue reading

28 graduate from homoeopathy college

Bengaluru (DH): As many as 28 graduating students were awarded degrees at the convocation of the Government Homoeopathy College here on Wednesday. Addressing the students on the occasion, AYUSH Department Director G N Srikantaiah said Homoeopathy has cure for many complicated disorders not found in the other forms medicine. He felt the need to have … Continue reading

Planning Commission’s Steering Committee calls for strategic shift in the approach of the dept of Ayush

New Delhi (PB): The Steering Committee set up by the Planning Commission on the Ayush sector has called for a strategic shift in the approach of the Department of Ayush for the 12th Plan period to create an effective healthcare delivery system while sticking to the core competencies. The committee observed that the focus of … Continue reading

Homoeopaths claim they are not getting their due

KANPUR (TOI): Even after being recognised as one of the most reliable methods of treatment of various deadly diseases across the world, homoeopathy is getting step-motherly treatment by the government. Homoeopaths claim as a practising system of medicine, homoeopathy is not getting its due in the city as well as in the state though it … Continue reading

BUMS,Ayurvedic, ISM docs practice Allopathic system in valley

Srinagar, (GK): In blatant violation of the Medical Council of India (MCI) norms the doctors possessing degrees in Unani, Ayurvedic or Homeopathic system of medicines are practicing the Allopathic system in the hospitals of the valley at the cost of the heath of gullible patients. This illegal practice by the doctors is going on mostly … Continue reading