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Dispelling myths: People lived well past 40 before modern medicine, says study

The research, published in the Journal of Anthropological Archaeology, determined that it was not uncommon for people to live to old age.

Jan 08, 2018, 18:18 PM IST

Modern healthcare system is a product of war, says Indian-born US system biologist

Indian-born US system biologist Dr. Shiva Ayyadurai says western civilisation, including modern medicine are creation of war.

Sep 10, 2015, 18:04 PM IST

Need for treatment facilities with integrative approach: Naik

Observing that standalone modern medicine may not be sufficient to cater to the demands of an ailing society, Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Shripad Naik Saturday stressed the need to create treatment facilities with "integrative approach".

Jan 10, 2015, 23:35 PM IST

Plastic surgery, the gift of Vedic science to modern medicine, says Sripad Naik

Plastic surgery is the gift of Vedic scripture of 'Sushruta' to modern medicines, says Minister of State for AYUSH (Independent Charge) Sripad Naik, inaugurating the Amrita Institute for Integrated Medicine and Research Centre under Amrita University in Kochi, Kerala, on Saturday.

Jan 10, 2015, 19:17 PM IST

India's first centre for interdisciplinary study of medicine to come up in Kochi

The first centre for integrated study, research and patient care in Allopathy, Ayurveda and Yoga will come up in Kochi, Kerala under the Amrita University.

Jan 07, 2015, 15:47 PM IST