India will hold one of the biggest global Yoga meet in China to celebrate the UN's first "International Day of Yoga".
The seminar will cover the topics Traditional Health Foods & Relating to Menstrual cycle, Post Menopausal Syndrome and its Management, Awareness on Breast Cancer by doctors and experts.
According to Siddha, specific directive for each stage of treatment, including diagnosis and dispensing of medicines, is necessary to establish the veracity of curing diseases through Siddha therapy.
Dr. Ramesh said ‘Kabhasura Kudineer’ (kabham – cold; suram – fever; kudineer - concoction), comprising 15 herbal ingredients, should be administered to patients suffering from swine flu five times a day for three to five days.
The Medical Department’s Siddha wing conducted medical camp in tribal settlements of Sathyamangalam hills supported by the Special Task Force & Forest Department.
The demand for ‘Nilavembu kudineer’ has gone up with people thronging the Kamala Nehru hospital (KNH) here and the special camps conducted in viral fever-hit areas to get their share of the Siddha concoction, even as corporation health officials have started door-to-door distribution of ‘Nilavembu choornam.’
Sri Shripad Naik, Union minister of State for Yoga and Traditional medicines, has said the national health policy would soon be altered to include Indian systems of alternative medicines of Ayurveda, Yoga, Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy (AYUSH) as a mainstream component of modern medicine.
The Minister of State for AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga, Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha & Homoepathy) Sri Shripad Yasso Naik, has urged scientists and researchers to explore the value of Alternative Medicines and practices for cancer care.
In the float of AYUSH, Siddha system of Medicine got a projection by expressing internal as well as external treatment aspects like Varmam & Thokkanam.
The students dedicated a section of their exhibition to detect diabetes, siddha medicines for diabetics. Collector M. Karunakaran inaugurated the event.