Centre grants Rs. 30 lakh under NRHM to promote Ayush Pushti biscuits to tackle malnutrition in children
The Union government has chipped in a financial assistance to the tune of Rs. 30 lakh to support the Karnataka government's novel Ayush Pushti biscuits pilot project. The Ayush Pushti biscuits containing 15 Ayurvedic herbal ingredients is seen as a paradigm shift in the herbal medicine space to tackle malnutrition among children.
Claiming that the 5000 year old India's Ayurvedic healing system has every scope for treating mental illness, the Ayurvedic Medicine Manufacturers Organisation of India (AMMOI) has approached the Parliamentary Committee on Mental Health to include Ayurvedic treatment system in the Mental Health Care Bill, 2013 being formulated in the country.
The state government is committed to promote all traditional therapies and Ayurveda would hold sway once again in future, chief minister Ashok Gehlot said on Saturday. The CM was speaking after inauguration of the buildings of University College of Ayurveda and two hostels under Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan Rajasthan Ayurveda University.
The world's first ayurvedic ophthalmic hospital here says that more and more people are turning to the ancient Indian system of medicine to resolve eye problems.
New Delhi: The Central Government has given more than Rs 500 crore to various states for bringing AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy) forms of medicine into the mainstream.
The Indian Ayush (Ayurveda, Unani, Siddha, and Homeopathy) and herbal industry have grown by leaps and bounds during the last few years, with the export of these products taking a jump from Rs 617.87 crore during 2005-2006 to Rs 1335.01 crore during 2009-2010.
The Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) will shortly constitute an expert committee to discuss the new syllabus for MBBS students for the forthcoming academic year with a view to include basic Ayurveda as part of MBBS syllabus in medical colleges across the state.
Carole Zinsel, a native of Switzerland, has successfully completed the BAMS course from Alva-s Medical College with 71% marks.
The department of AYUSH will launch a comprehensive survey on the usage and accessibility of drugs from different traditional systems of medicine such as Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani, and Homeopathy.
Union government has approved a proposal put forth by the Karnataka government to establish a dedicated Ayurveda university in the state.