Bridge course proposed for practitioners of Ayurveda – The Hindu

Vanita Muralikumar, chairperson, Central Council for Indian Medicine (CCIM), has said that the council has developed a nine-month bridge course to train practitioners of Ayurveda to treat commonly encountered health problems faced by residents of rural areas. The council is awaiting the approval of the Union government. “Ayurveda curriculum has both Ayurveda and modern medicine. While remaining in our own platform, we want to make use of the advanced technology for the growth and development of the Ayurveda system to treat the commonly encountered health problems using modern medicine, within … [Read more...]

Azad calls for a holistic approach to bridge gaps in India’s health care sector – Newstrack India

New Delhi, Wed, 07 Nov 2012 ANI New Delhi, Nov. 7 (ANI): Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare (MH andFW) Ghulam Nabi Azad on Wednesday, called for bridging gaps in the emerging spectrum of dual burden of diseases in health care with inherent strengths, holistic approach and wide range of remedies of Department of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH). Chairing the meeting of Consultative Committee of Parliament attached to the (MH andFW), Azad said: "Global trends indicate that the natural medicine is going to be preferred resort of health care for … [Read more...]

Azad calls for a holistic approach to bridge gaps in India’s health care sector

New Delhi, Nov. 7 (ANI): Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare (MH andFW) Ghulam Nabi Azad on Wednesday, called for bridging gaps in the emerging spectrum of dual burden of diseases in health care with inherent strengths, holistic approach and wide range of remedies of Department of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH). Chairing the meeting of Consultative Committee of Parliament attached to the (MH andFW), Azad said: "Global trends indicate that the natural medicine is going to be preferred resort of health care for chronic lifestyle and geriatric … [Read more...]