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Plan to appoint more Homeopaths at Government Hospitals

     MADURAI.JULY.13. The state Health Minister KKSSR Ramachandran, Speaking at the foundation stone-laying ceremony of Rs 1.5-crore buildings and inauguration of Laboratories at the Government Homeopathy Medical College, Tirumangalam assured that Steps would be taken to appoint homeopathy doctors in Government Hospitals, A proposal to appoint homoeopathy doctors in Government Hospitals would be considered while the examination to appoint medical practitioners is being conducted"

      "People are slowly learning about the positive aspects of homeopathy, he said and added that awareness should be created among the people about homeopathy medicine. More doctors should involve themselves in research in homeopathy to create awareness about this branch" he added. He also emphasized publication of documentary evidence on various illness.

      The state Adi Dravidar Welfare Minister A Tamilarasi lighted the "Kuthuvilhaku". Dr.R.Vijayakumar, the special commissioner to Indians systems of Homoeopathy, T.Udayachandran, the District Collector and P.Moorthy MLA, also participated in this function.

     The function ended with vote of thanks by Prof.Dr.V.C.Vydhilingam, the principal of the college.

     M.D(hom ) at GHMC

     The Minster assured that government would take steps to start postgraduate course at Government Homoeopathy Medical College, Tirumangalam this academic year. The staffs and students thanked him


 
A Seminar at Erode

    

     ERODE.JULY .2: The Hahnemann Educational and Medicinal trust hosted a seminar at Hotel Regency. Dr.Ramasamy, Medical officer inaugurated the seminar. Dr.S.Santhana Pandian, former principal, Government Homoeopathy Medical College spoke on "Heart Disease" and Dr.R.Gnanasambandam presented a audio visual presentation on "Miasms and its clinical utility" in the forenoon session.

     Dr.N.Subramanian, principal, Dr.Hahnemann Homoeopathy Medical College, Rasipuram spoke on "Respiratory Illnesses and its practice" Dr.Rangasamy, former member, Tamil Nadu Homoeopathy Medical Council, Dr A.Victor dass and Dr.Senthil Kumara also participated.

 

 
Free Medical camp for Chikungunya
 
 

    PITHAPURAM. JULY.13. Free Homoeopathic Medical Camp was organized by Umar Alisha Rural Development Trust for the Chikhun Gunya. A team of doctors Dr. Ananda Kumar Pingali, Dr R. Ammaji, D.H.M.S, P Dr L. Srinivasa Rao, B.H.M.S, and Dr. B. Jaganmohan Rao, treated 2348 Chikungunya and other pyrexia of unknown origin cases. The team offered medicines as prophylatic to ChikunGunya for 12995 persons. 15343 people have benefited from this camp.The remedies indicated for treatment and prophylaxis are Eupatorium Perf, Rhus Tox, Bryonia, Ars Alb, and Gelsemium. The team confessed that homoeopathic medicines had proved their efficacy in treating theses epidemic out burst and very successful in prevention.

-Dr Ananda Kumar Pingali.


 
IHMA News Bulletin Released
 

    Ernakulam.July.16: IHMA National Secretary General Dr.S.Sreejeev released the IHMA news Bulletein at K.K.International. The first copy was received by Dr.Premachandran President Kerala State Chapter. The General Secretary Dr.Narayana Pai, Dr.SureshBabu Vice President, Chief Editor IHMA NEWS Dr.Shajikutty, Treasurer Dr.Habeeb, secretary Dr.Reji Kumar & Dr.Chandran are also participated the occasion.

 

 
Hailing success in preventive prescription in Chikungunya
    
CHENNAI. JULY.21.The out burst of Chikungunya fever in southern states had gripped the lives with tension in the southern states of India. The residents of Andra pradesh, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu are panicked on the epidemic out burst caused buy the Alpha Virus, contributed by the Vector the Aedes aegypti.

    Homoeopathy has found to be effective in the treatment and preventive against Chikungunya cases. Many leading Homoeopaths had shared their succesful treatment with the remedies" Eupatorioum Perfoliatum" and "Rhus Tox". Eupatorium perfolitum is widely indicated for the bone pains and Rhus tox suits the patients with Poly Arthritis and Maculo papulo rashes . Some physicians had expressed that Gelesmium and Pyrogen for severe intensity .

Andra Pradesh

    Health Minister K. Rosaiah and Principal Secretary, Medical and Health, I.V. Subba Rao said at a press conference here on Saturday that 52,000 fever cases were reported at Government hospitals in the State since January this year. He said chikungunya did not have a treatment procedure different from that for normal fevers. The only method of treatment available was administration of paracetamol and antibiotics. An alternative drug available in homoeopathy was “Eupatorium"drug of which 1.5 lakh doses had been distributed by CPI activists.

    Mass distribution of homoeopathy medicines such as Belladonna and Eupatorium-200 is a major component of the action plan. The Government found that incidence of malaria had come down by one-third in the State due to a variety of measures implemented in the past few years, including distribution of Eupatorium-200. Similar effect was noticed with respect to Japanese Encephalitis for which Belladonna was used.

     In a press conference after Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy reviewed the situation, Principal Secretary, Health, I.V. Subba Rao said Eupatorium-200 was being distributed at 2,000 centres to cover 20 lakh people with the help of 500 organisations, NGOs, banks, schools, temple trusts and political parties such as Telugu Desam and CPI. Steps were taken to keep pigs away from habitations.

Karnataka

    Many non-governmental organizations distributed Homoeopathic Medicines to the Chickunkunya Cases successfully. Dr.Veeramhasary, president, The Karnataka Board of Homoeopathic System of Medicine called over a meeting among eminent physicians and the team announced "Rhus Tox 200 and Pyrogen 200" are the "Genus Epidemicus " for Chikunganya cases. Many leading physicians had reported that Homoeopathic Medicines had been very successful in Chickungunya cases.

Tamil Nadu

    The worst hit area is Dharmapuri and Salem, The popularity in prevention and treatment with Homoeopathic medicines has reached the public to buy the specific medicines" Eupatoriom " and Rhust Tox in many Medical shops. Dr.Sekhar, Medical officer, Government Dispensary said “We had distributed Medicines for more than 4,000 persons as preventive prescription. We also conducted a free medical Camp in association with voluntary health organizations. Many had responded quickly”.

     Dr.Sasikumar, Dr. Muthuramalingam, Dr.Asokan also reported to homoeo times. Every time the epidemic outburst from ancient time Homoeopathy had proved its efficacy, Now we are seeing the wonderful curative power.

 
IHMA website launched
     ERNAKULAM JULY 16. The National Secretary General Dr.S.Sreejeev inaugurated The Indian Homoeopathic Association website" www.ihma.in " The officials Dr.A.Kannan Dr.Suresh Babu, Dr.Premachndran, Dr.Narayana Pai, Dr.RejiKumar, Dr.Habeeb are also seen in the photograph.
 

 
A Seminar on Epidemics at New Zealand
     Christchurch.July-21. : New Zealand Council of Homeopaths (NZCH) has organized a seminar on "Epidemics of the new millennium:" at Rydges Hotel.The council has published the list of speakers Dr Joseph Rozencwajg,Elisabeth fink,Deirdre holmes,Natarajan Viswanathan,Linda Hanson,Dr Geoffrey rice, Mary glaisyer,Leila joffe,Dr. Sharad Shangloo.Dr Gurjoat Vraich,Nicki walker and Therese boyle. India represents two three speakers Dr.Natarajan Viswanathan,,Dr. Sharad Shangloo and Gurjoat vraich, More informations can be had from Website:www.homeopathy.co.nz

 
Homoeopathic Day
  
 

  The Homoeopathic Medical Association of India,Karnataka State Branch organised a rally from Vidhana Soudha and proceeded through the major roads of Bangalore and ended at Karanataka Homoeopathic Board, Bangalore.