Ministry directs non-AYUSH researchers to involve AYUSH experts for vetting the research 

The Ministry of AYUSH has issued an advisory to prevent incorrect, arbitrary and ambiguous statement and conclusions about AYUSH by the non-AYUSH researchers

Ministry directs non-AYUSH researchers to involve AYUSH experts for vetting the research The advisory states that non-AYUSH researchers and scientist should involve appropriate expert/Institution/Research Council of AYUSH in conducting the scientific trial/study/research to explore the AYUSH  drug or treatment. The ministry states, it has been reported that the research papers, studies on AYUSH drug treatment have been published by the non-AYUSH scientist with unfounded statement and conclusion […]

Ayush Ministry acts upon 960 complaints of fake ayurvedic products

The Ministry of AYUSH has come across instances of misleading advertisements and claims allegedly of herbal, Ayurvedic and other such products. It has effectively dealt with this by taking appropriate and timely action against them. The ministry also informed the respective states concerned about the violation of laws which govern fraudulent advertisements

Ayush Ministry acts upon 960 complaints of fake ayurvedic products204 cases of improper advertising of AYUSH and allied products in 2016. While 547 cases in 2017 and 358 in the year 2018, respectively. Determining the authenticity of such products is a bit difficult. Using fake ayurvedic products doesn’t only mean wastage of money it also has an adverse effect on your health. These complaints […]

Ayurveda is highly relevant in management of modern world diseases: Shripad Naik

In order to bring Ayurveda into mainstream healthcare, the strengths of Ayurveda for elective, sustainable and safe pain management required to be highlighted to the scientific world

Ayurveda is highly relevant in management of modern world diseases: Shripad NaikThe role of Ayurvedic interventions is highly relevant in management of modern world diseases and illnesses like hypertension, cardiac disorders, pain management stress, said Minister of State(I/C) AYUSH, Shripad Yesso Naik while speaking on 4th International and 12th National seminar of Association of Ayurvedic Practitioners (AAPCON) 2018 in Mumbai today. AYUSH System of medicines has […]

Foundation stone of phase two of all India Institute of Ayurveda laid in Delhi

Minister of State for AYUSH Shripad Naik has laid the foundation stone of second phase of All India Institute of Ayurveda (AIIA)

Foundation stone of phase two of all India Institute of Ayurveda laid in DelhiAddressing the gathering Naik said that the institute will help in imparting skills to Ayurvedic doctors to make them more efficient. He also said that this process will help in offering affordable treatment to people. The minister said that phase II, AIIA, Sarita Vihar would comprise of eight blocks and 3 level basement. “An auditorium […]

Soon: Homoeopathy and Ayurveda medicines for diabetes?

This information was given by the Minister of State (Independent Charge) for AYUSH, Shripad Yesso Naik in written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today

Soon: Homoeopathy and Ayurveda medicines for diabetes?Diabetes is a chronic condition associated with abnormally high levels of sugar (glucose) in the blood. Insulin produced by the pancreas lowers blood glucose. Absence or insufficient production of insulin, or an inability of the body to properly use insulin causes diabetes. The Ministry is also supporting various research institutions that focus on the use […]

‘Doctors should look at traditional medicine with modern perspective’

My Medical Mantra speaks with Dr Suresh Patankar regarding his nomination to the Central Council of Indian Medicine (CCIM), Government of India. It is a statutory body under Ministry of Health and Family Welfare which monitors and regulates higher education in Ayurweda, Siddha and Unani

‘Doctors should look at traditional medicine with modern perspective’Dr Suresh Patankar, a Pune-based urologist and President of Ace Multispecialty hospital, has been recently nominated to the Central Council of Indian Medicine (CCIM), Government of India. The CCIM is a statutory body under Ministry of Health and Family Welfare which monitors higher education in Ayurweda, Siddha and Unani. It regulates Ayurveda, Siddha and Unani. […]

‘Spend more to improve the country’s healthcare’

The recent incidents in Gorakhpur and Nashik have a thrown light on the poor state of neonatal care in India. TISS has been playing a vital role in healthcare policy making and also has been involved in several healthcare research projects. In an exclusive dialogue with My Medical Mantra Prof. S. Parasuraman, Director of Tata Institute of Social Sciences, explained what necessary steps have to be taken

‘Spend more to improve the country’s healthcare’After the tragic incident in Gorakhpur, in Nashik (Maharashtra) too, the death of 187 infants, merely in the duration of 5 months, has created a controversy and has highlighted the poor state of neonatal care in the country. On this backdrop, Prof. S Parasuraman, Director of Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) exclusively spoke with […]

Mumbai doctors slam AYUSH for pregnancy guidelines

There is no data available to say consuming non-veg food is unsafe. In terms of not having non-vegetarian food during pregnancy, chicken and egg is considered to be a first class source of protein as it gets absorbed in body easily.

Mumbai doctors slam AYUSH for pregnancy guidelinesA day after Union Ministry of AYUSH headed by Shripad Naik, suggested that pregnant women, should not eat non-veg, say no to sex after conception, allopathy practitioners have slammed the government’s advisory, saying that there is no scientific evidence for the same. Dr Bipin Pandit, gynaecologist and managing trustee of Association of Medical Consultants (AMC) […]

Ayush Ministry launches yoga awareness drive using life-size mascots

The mascots are expected to provide an eye-catching way of helping boost the awareness of International Yoga Day. They are connecting with families by providing added entertainment and interactivity. They can be seen awareness at malls, public places, events and recreational tourist areas

Ayush Ministry launches yoga awareness drive using life-size mascotsInternational Yoga Day (IDY) will be marked on June 21. In order to increase popularity of Yoga the central government has initiated Yoga Awareness Drive prior to International Yoga Day, through Mascots and Flash Mobs (which will be called Yog Mob). The Central Council for Research in Yoga & Naturopathy (CCRYN) under the Ministry of […]