Homeopathy council, top institutes tie up for advanced research

Buoyed by the success of the World Summit in Mumbai, the Central Council for Research in Homeopathy (CCRH) plans to have a tie-up with other research organisations with the aim of taking the health-care industry to the next level.

World Homeopathy Summit opens in Mumbai on April 11

The potential of homeopathic medicine to successfully treat dreaded diseases like AIDS, TB and hemophilia will be among the host of topics to be discussed at the two-day second 'World Homeopathy Summit' opening here on April 11, a top official said on Wednesday.

DD to telecast weekly programme on Ayush

The Ayush department is launching a weekly programme on public broadcaster Doordarshan to keep people informed on alternate systems of medicine like homeopathy and ayurveda, an official statement said on Thursday.

AYUSH to launch new prog on DD on traditional medicines

The AYUSH Ministry will launch a new weekly interactive programme this month on Doordarshan to popularise traditional Indian medicines among the masses.

Homeopathy not effective for treating any condition: Report

 Homeopathy is no more effective than placebos in treating health conditions that are chronic, serious, or could become serious, a major Australian study has found.

Minister asks scientists to explore AYUSH cures for cancer

Scientists and researchers should indulge in systematic evaluation of AYUSH remedies and practices in cancer care, Minister of State for AYUSH Shripad Yesso Naik said Wednesday.

Haryana govt to promote yoga: Minister

Ayurveda, Homeopathy and Yoga would be promoted in Haryana to give impetus to the ancient system of medicine in the state, state Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Anil Vij said here Monday.

Separate regulator for alternative medicine streams planned

A separate regulator for alternative medicine streams like Ayurveda, Siddha, Homeopathy and Unani is being planned by the government under a new health policy to be unveiled shortly.

German homeopathy remedies to be made in India

The know-how behind German homeopathic remedies for ten ailments will be shared with Indian experts to facilitate their production locally with indigenous resources, it was announced here Tuesday.

Drug resistance can be avoided through homeopathy: Experts

Expressing concern over the excessive use of antibiotics in allopathy, which results in drug resistance, health experts Saturday said that homeopathy can do away with this menace.

India, Bangladesh sign MoU on traditional medicine, homeopathy

India and Bangladesh Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the field of traditional systems of medicine and homeopathy.

India, Bangladesh to focus on research collaboration

Research collaboration, exchange of experts and training will be part of an agreement on traditional medicines and homeopathy to be signed between India and Bangladesh, Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said Monday.

Bhubaneswar AIIMS to introduce yoga, homeopathy and ayurveda

 Bhubaneswar AIIMS authorities would introduce traditional forms of treatment like yoga, ayurveda, homeopathy and unani to tackle the growing number of patients.

Homeopathy `no more effective than placebo`: Study

Researchers have suggested that homeopathy is no more effective than a placebo.

Interim budget 2014: Health ministry gets Rs.30,145 crore

Rs.30,145 crore was allocated to the health ministry in the interim budget for 2014-15 by Finance Minister P. Chidambaram .This move is being hailed as "positive" by the health sector.

US cracks down on ayurvedic, homeopathic diabetes remedies

The US Food and Drug administration is cracking down on the sale of alternative remedies, including ayurvedic and homeopathic products and dietary supplements, for the treatment of diabetes.

Rs.550 crore given for alternate medicine systems: Azad

More than Rs.550 crore have been given to various states for establishing centres for alternate medicine like homeopathy and ayurveda as part of the National Rural Health Mission, union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said Friday.

Homeopathy, ayurveda gaining global acceptance: Ghulam Nabi Azad

Highlighting the growing "coalition of allopathic and homeopathic" systems of medical treatment, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Saturday said traditional forms of medicines like homeopathy and ayurveda have gained acceptance worldwide.

Centre to take new initiatives for popularising Ayush

The health ministry would give special thrust to foster growth of Ayush (ayurveda, yoga, unani, siddha and homeopathy) during the 12th plan period, Minister for Health and Family Welfare Ghulam Nabi Azad said on Saturday.

Homeopathy, fish to take on encephalitis in UP?

The Gorakhpur administration is toying with homeopathy and fish to take on the killer disease.