Monday, 27 June, 2022

Topic: allopathy

No allopathic drug in Kerala’s Jackfuit365 flour, lab test confirms

Lab report on WhatsApp suggested the nutraceutical — food or part of food with medical benefits — that helps control diabetes had metformin. Nutraceuticals shouldn't contain allopathic drugs.

Delhi HC seeks Ramdev’s stand on plea against him by doctor’s associations

A lawsuit was filed by several doctors against Ramdev for allegedly misleading public at large that allopathy was responsible for the deaths of several people infected by Covid.

SC to hear Ramdev’s plea challenging FIRs related to his allopathy remarks on 12 July

The court was scheduled to examine original records of Ramdev's statements on use of allopathic medicine after his plea to stay investigation and transfer cases lodged against him.

SC asks Baba Ramdev to place original record of his statement on use of allopathy

The top court was hearing Ramdev's plea seeking stay on the proceedings in connection with FIRs lodged against him over his remarks against use of allopathic medicine.

Why Baba Ramdev’s comments on modern medicine are deeply harmful

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Doctors’ association to hold nationwide protest on 1 June against Ramdev’s allopathy remarks

Even after raising objections to statements by Ramdev, no action has been taken yet, the Federation of Resident Doctors Associations (FORDA) said in a statement on Saturday.

‘Keep quiet, I’m talking’ — Dr Jayesh Lele, IMA head who took on Ramdev in Covid fight

IMA's calls for FIR and sedition charges against Ramdev over his unfounded claims on allopathy have been led by Dr Lele. Colleagues say Ramdev brought out the 'original Lele'.

IMA serves Rs 1000-crore defamation notice on Ramdev over remarks against allopathy

Terming Ramdev's remarks a 'criminal act', IMA also asked the yoga guru to make a video clip contradicting all his allegations and circulate it on social media platforms.

57% urban Indians prefer ayurvedic shampoo over international brands

Baba Ramdev had recently rebuked western medicine and claimed that indigenous herbal medicine is superior when it comes to treating Covid-19.

Baba Ramdev asks 25 questions to IMA after withdrawing prior statement on allopathic medicine

In an 'open letter' posted on his Twitter handle, Ramdev asked the Indian Medical Association if allopathy offered permanent relief from hypertension (BP) and type-1 & 2 diabetes.

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G7 ban on new Russian gold imports ‘largely symbolic’, may not have major impact

The US, UK, Japan and Canada plan to announce the ban during the G7 summit that started Sunday in Germany. Flows have already been restricted by previous sanctions.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.