Tag: traditional

Traditional Medicine Makes a Comeback in MENA Region

An Iraqi man mixes herbs at an ‘apothecary’ in the old al-Shurjah souk in central Baghdad on December 14, 2008. ALI YUSSEF / AFP Dana Hourany Samer El-Khoury was started by the sound of rifle fire at three in the morning on a crisp December morning. El-Khoury, who lives in a little village on the high peaks of Lebanon’s northern …

Traditional herbal medicines can replace antibiotics in dairy sector, help combat antibiotic resistance, and produce safe milk, says CSE

CSE’s contentions based on discouraging results from India’s largest on-field project in dairy animals CSE conducts international webinar on ethnoveterinary medicine to discuss the findings Ethnoveterinary medicine (EVM) practices can help reduce antibiotic use and prevent the public health crisis of growing antimicrobial resistance – shows an ongoing project led by National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) in India EVM practices …

Do Ice Compresses Work Well? Bruise and Injury Cures Using Traditional Chinese Medicine

In my impression from childhood, whenever people had a bruise, fracture, or dislocation, they would go to a Chinese medicine clinic to reunite bones, obtain massage, and apply Chinese topical ointments, as well as take wound medicine prescriptions to activate blood circulation and removeblood stasis. Then the damage would be healed quickly. But nowadays when people get injured, they often …

Driving down the demand for illegal wildlife products in traditional medicine in Viet Nam is still critical to reducing the impact of the practice on wildlife

The fact sheet summarizes the survey data collected among traditional medicine (TM) practitioners and patients. It provides guidance and recommendations for reducing the prescription and consumption of wildlife products in traditional medicine in Viet Nam. Key findings from the survey indicate that 59% of the TM practitioners admitted having recommended illegal products (of threatened species such as rhino horntigerand pangolin) …

North Korea pushes traditional medicine to fight COVID-19

PAJU, South Korea– As a medical student in North Korea, Lee Gwang-jin said he treated his fevers and other minor ailments with traditional herbal medicine. But bad illness could mean trouble because hospitals in his rural hometown lacked the ambulances, beds, even the electricity at times needed to treat critical or emergency patients. So Lee was skeptical when he heard …

CHARMY PET™ ANNOUNCES FIRST LINE OF FREEZE DRIED RAW PET FOOD IN NORTH AMERICA TO USE TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC and others. Claim your 1-week free trial to StreetInsider Premium here. TORONTO, ON, June 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Charmy Pet™, a Canadian pet-nutrition company, announced a Kickstarter campaign for their new line of freeze-dried pet food. The first of its kind in North America, the new line integrates holistic …

Traditional Chinese veterinary medicine and ligament healing

In this interview at the Fetch dvm360® conference in Charlotte, North Carolina, Janice Huntingford, DVM, DACVSMR, CVA, CVPP, CCRT, shared how ligament healing is accomplished in TCVM. During this dvm360® interview, Janice Huntingford, DVM, DACVSMR, CVA, CVPP, CCRT, owner/medical director at Essex Animal Hospital Canine Rehab and Fitness, explained how ligament damage is described in traditional Chinese veterinary medicine (TCVM), …

Scarlet Ravin’s White Fox Medicinals Invokes Traditional Herbal Healing with Traveling Storefront Medicine Wagon

LOS OJOS, NM, June 13, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Herbal health enthusiast Scarlet Ravin has enjoyed a supportive counterculture following since the 2007 launch of her White Fox Medicinals, a CBD infused topical line of health and beauty mixtures. PHOTO CAPTION: Scarlet Ravin of White Fox Medicinals. When she eventually left Colorado for California, her business expanded with bottling, branding, …

Viet Nam’s Traditional Medicine sector commits to reducing the use of illegal wildlife products

Ms Nguyen Tuyet Trinh, TRAFFIC Viet Nam Office Director presented at the event on 8th June 2022 In Viet Nam, the use of rare species products such as ivory and rhino horn for social display or decoration is often illegal and contributes directly to global wildlife crime. In addition, illegal wildlife products are still prescribed by doctors to promote wellness …

Traditional medicine, ‘black magic’ threat to southern India’s slender loris populace

The use of its body parts in traditional medicine and “black magic” have become a threat to the existence of slender loris, wildlife researchers have noted. The researchers made the conclusion based on the analysis of the injuries found on the creatures in Bengaluru rescue centers over 18 years. Among the 139 rescued slender lorises—nocturnal primates found in southern India—researchers …