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In rural Kashmir, traditional bone-setters walk the tightrope between believers and sceptics
India

In rural Kashmir, traditional bone-setters walk the tightrope between believers and sceptics

The traditional bone-setters in Kashmir do not have any formal qualification, however, the remedies and treatment they offer have earned them quite a bit of fame.

'Even their father cannot arrest me': Ramdev dares authorities amid row with IMA
India

'Even their father cannot arrest me': Ramdev dares authorities amid row with IMA

This comes after the Indian Medical Association wrote to Narendra Modi, demanding that yoga guru Ramdev be booked under sedition charges for an alleged misinformation campaign on COVID-19 vaccination

Ramdev's digs at modern medicine cause furore, but ugly face of Indian anti-science ideologies is nothing new
India

Ramdev's digs at modern medicine cause furore, but ugly face of Indian anti-science ideologies is nothing new

The problem is more complex than Hindu nationalism or political opportunism—though both play a role

Ramdev's remarks on allopathy: Delhi Medical Association lodges police complaint against yoga guru
India

Ramdev's remarks on allopathy: Delhi Medical Association lodges police complaint against yoga guru

Ramdev has claimed that 'allopathy is a stupid science', the Indian Medical Association had said citing a video circulating on social media

Prosecute Ramdev for statements mocking modern medicine, IMA urges health ministry
India

Prosecute Ramdev for statements mocking modern medicine, IMA urges health ministry

The yoga guru is doing this 'so that he can sell his illegal and unapproved so-called medicines and make money at the cost of the public', the IMA alleged

Dubious advisory by Ministry of AYUSH recommends homoeopathy, Unani to 'prevent' coronavirus infection
science

Dubious advisory by Ministry of AYUSH recommends homoeopathy, Unani to 'prevent' coronavirus infection

This isn't the first time the Ministry of AYUSH has faced heat for propagating pseudoscience as alternative medicine.

National Medical Commission Bill tabled in Parliament: IMA to suspend routine medical services for 12 hours in protest
India

National Medical Commission Bill tabled in Parliament: IMA to suspend routine medical services for 12 hours in protest

Health ministry asked hospitals to take "necessary" steps to ensure healthcare services run smoothly in wake of an IMA call to suspend routine services on Tuesday.

JP Nadda introduces Bill allowing Ayurvedic doctors, homeopaths to practice allopathy after clearing bridge course
India

JP Nadda introduces Bill allowing Ayurvedic doctors, homeopaths to practice allopathy after clearing bridge course

Doctors pursuing Indian systems of medicine, including Ayurveda, and homeopathy may be allowed to practice allopathy after clearing a bridge course

Narendra Modi inaugurates All India Institute of Ayurveda, says it is time for 'health revolution' with traditional medicine
India

Narendra Modi inaugurates All India Institute of Ayurveda, says it is time for 'health revolution' with traditional medicine

Underscoring the importance of Ayurveda, Narendra Modi said that the time has come for a "health revolution" under the aegis of the traditional medicine system

Truth pill: Aarathi Prasad examines the many faces of medicine in India in new book
Life

Truth pill: Aarathi Prasad examines the many faces of medicine in India in new book

The range of diversity in people’s preferences for medicine is the premise that Aarathi Prasad explores in her latest book, In the Bonesetter’s Waiting Room

Ayurveda practitioner appointed Maharashtra Medical Council's registrar
India

Ayurveda practitioner appointed Maharashtra Medical Council's registrar

The government needs a pliant council that they can manipulate to suit their needs and appointing this new registrar to the medical council is one such move

Homeopaths can do one-year course, prescribe allopathy drugs: Maha govt
Mumbai

Homeopaths can do one-year course, prescribe allopathy drugs: Maha govt

The Indian Medical Association has opposed the decision, threatening to approach the Bombay High Court and calling it a move to promote quackery.