Ayurveda may offer solution for Alzheimer – Business Standard

Extract from an Ayurvedic plant may provide the answer to Alzheimer’s disease for which no effective drug is available at present.The Centre for Neuroscience of the Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bangalore, is engaged in research into this.Revealing this, Centre Professor and Chair Vijayalakshmi Ravindranath said, P K Warrior of the Arya Vaidyashala of Kottakal, Kerala, had suggested to her an Ayurvedic plant. Finding that no new drug had come out to treat Alzheimer’s and that several drugs had failed in the last 10 years, the Centre had taken up Warrior’s suggestion to take a look at the … [Read more...]