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Herbal medicines aid newborns digestive system: Expert

To relieve the baby's digestive discomfort, the parents must ensure that the baby is fed in small quantities at frequent intervals and include enough liquids. 

May 30, 2019, 11:23 AM IST

Centre mulls herbal medicine units on banks of river Ganga in Uttarakhand

As part of NDA government's ambitious Clean Ganga project, Uttarakhand may soon open processing units of herbal medicines on the banks of the holy river, along with an 'Eco Task Force' of ex-servicemen who would be engaged in plantation activities.

Jun 10, 2015, 15:25 PM IST

Medicinal plant growers, forest officials should ally: Experts

Medicinal plant growers and forest officials in India must join hands to benefit the country's indigenous treatment systems, experts said Saturday.

Nov 08, 2014, 21:31 PM IST

Herbal anti-malaria drug may control asthma

A common herbal anti-malarial drug can be used to control asthma, significant research shows.

Aug 02, 2014, 16:42 PM IST

Herbal medicines in low doses do not pose health risk: ADMA

Low doses of herbal medicine taken for a short duration do not pose health risk, Ayurvedic Drug Manufacturers` Association (ADMA) has suggested.

Apr 21, 2013, 12:25 PM IST

Herbal medicines can cause kidney failure, cancer

Millions of people may be exposed to risk of developing kidney failure and bladder cancer by taking herbal medicines that are widely available in Asia.

Mar 19, 2013, 10:37 AM IST

Herbal medicines can be potentially lethal

Herbal medicines if taken in large quantities, injected, or combined with prescription drugs, can prove potentially lethal, experts have warned.

Feb 09, 2010, 21:36 PM IST

Herbal medicines can be potentially lethal

Herbal medicines if taken in large quantities, injected, or combined with prescription drugs, can prove potentially lethal, experts have warned.

Feb 09, 2010, 00:00 AM IST