Swine flu: Naik says government sending ayurvedic meds to states – The Indian Express

There has been a rise in cases of swine flu in the national capital and other parts of the country. A day after death toll due to swine flu crossed 700, Union Minister of State for Health Shripad Naik Friday said the Centre is sending special ayurvedic medicinal syrups to all states as part of its efforts to combat the influenza. Naik, in charge of the newly-created AYUSH Ministry, claimed that the “situation is under control” saying that medicines are being distributed apart from setting up isolation wards in government hospitals. “AYUSH can definitely help as ayurveda has special medicinal … [Read more...]

Who Do I Need To Talk To About Switching My Prescription Meds To Natural Supplements?

Who Do I Need To Talk To About Switching My Prescription Meds To Natural Supplements? There aren't any doctors in my area that practice alternative medicine (natural supplements). I have been on effexor and amitriptylene for a while now (3 years) and the side effects are terrible and doctors have tried 15 other different meds. So I would like to replace them with a natural approach. Thanks. Answer by thenoseknowsFirst you try to find an MD who is a holistic medical practitioner. This may not be possible because you may live in an area where the medical association prohibits MDs from … [Read more...]