Monthly Archives: September 2012

Protection of acellular Pertussis Vaccine wanes after 5 Years

Risk for pertussis increased 42% each year after the fifth dose of DTaP. In 2010, California had a large pertussis outbreak among children, many of...

MCI approves 3-and-a-half-year medical course

This short term course is detrimental to the growth and development of homeopathy and other AYUSH systems of medicines. Since new generation students after...

Health insurance schemes abused to profit private providers

A 'Twisted' Health Scheme Editorial- Economic and Political Weekly Vol - XLVII No. 38, September 22, 2012 State health insurance schemes are being abused to profi t...

Letter to a Teacher by Abraham Lincoln

He will have to learn, I know, that all men are not just, all men are not true. But teach him also that for every scoundrel...

Ayurveda association’s concern over homeopathy appointment

Imphal : Ayurvedic Yoga Unani Association has said that the advertisement issued by MPSC for the recruitment of seven regular posts of Homeopathic Physicians has...

Calcium supplements linked to MI and kidney stones

The safety of calcium supplements has come under further scrutiny as recent reports suggest they may be linked with higher risks of myocardial infarction...

Unani doctors welcome new Commissioner of AYUSH Hyderabad

Hyderabad, September 20: Dr. Niyaz Ahmed Khan, President, Old Boys’ Association and member of Development Committee of Nizamia Tibbi College, and Dr. A.A.Khan, State President...

World’s first mother-to-daughter uterus transplantation

World’s first mother-to-daughter uterus transplantation performed in Sweden Wednesday, September 19, 2012 Stockholm: A team of researchers, physicians and specialists from the University of Gothenburg on September 15-16...

MHFW integrated Ayush in National health care delivery

MNS:- After the launch of NRHM, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has taken several steps for strengthening health care facilities by integrating...

Chairs set up in foreign countries for popularisation of Ayush

New Delhi, Sep 19 (ANI): Recognizing the popularity of the Indian systems of medicine in other countries, the Department of AYUSH under the Ministry...

Simple test to predict if pregnant women will birth prematurely

Stockholm: Babies born early run a greater risk of serious complications. The researchers at the Sahlgrenska Academy have now developed a method to predict if pregnant...

117 Colleges Imparted Post Graduate Education in Ayush

Report by India Education bureau; New Delhi: To provide higher education to graduate students of AYUSH, post graduate education was introduced in a number...

Andhra 673 posts vacant in Ayush Department

As many as 673 posts, including 211 doctors, are vacant in the Ayush department, medical education minister Kondru Murali informed the State Legislative Assembly...

Which is Worse, Hepatitis B or Hepatitis C?

Chronic hepatitis B infection was associated with higher liver-related mortality. Chronic hepatitis B and chronic hepatitis C virus infections are both potentially fatal conditions, but...

Homoeopathy to be integrated with healthcare in UP

There are more than 3,500 PHCs and 600-plus CHCs in Uttar Pradesh. Now, they would have full-time and some part-time experts from the AYUSH...

Planning commission allotted Rs 6,044 crore to AYUSH

The Planning Commission today finalised an outlay of Rs 3 lakh crore for the Health Sector in the 12th Five Year Plan, a rise...

Grant for Medical research – SHSRC- Research Proposal

Grant up to Rs. 2.5 lakhs Last date for submission is September 30th , 2012. Who can apply? 1. Students  a. Medical and Para medical post graduates  b. PhD...

New knowledge about water – homeopathy

Miroslav Provod My hypothesis was inspired by a finding of an Austrian citizen Johann Grandler. My attention was caught by his knowledge of revitalized water,...

Acclaimed by scientist- homoeopathy is open to rejouvenation

Dr. Shiv Dua “We know very little yet it is astonishing that we know so much and still it is more astonishing that so little...

AYUSH sector set to get a booster dose in UP

Integration of AYUSH & NRHM. AYUSH medications  included in the drug kit of ASHA. Drugs supplied to PHC & CHC includes AYUSH medicines. Two rooms in PHC...