Fouzia Bashir

Fouzia Bashir
Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine Janakpuri New Delhi

Doctor of Medicine

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The Unani Medicine (Greek medicine) is a broad system of medicine, which specifically deals with a variety of states of wellbeing and disease. It deals in prevention of disease so that it can be checked in early stages and also helps to restore the function of body. This System of medicine is one of the oldest conventional systems of medicine, whic...
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The Unani system of medicine is one of the traditional systems of medicine practised since centuries in many parts of the world. Katan or Alsi is popularly known as flaxseed and is one of the famous Unani drugs used in various pathological conditions. It belongs to the family Linaceae. Although entire plant has medicinal value but its seed and oil...
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The Unani Medicine is a comprehensive medical system, which meticulously deals with the various states of health and disease. It provides promotive, preventive, curative and rehabilitative healthcare. The fundamentals, diagnosis and treatment modalities of the system are based on scientific principles and holistic concepts of health and healing. Th...
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The Unani Medicine is a comprehensive medical system, which meticulously deals with the various states of health and disease. It provides promotive, preventive, curative and rehabilitative healthcare. The fundamentals, diagnosis and treatment modalities of the system are based on scientific principles and holistic concepts of health and healing. Th...
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Fälij is a major topic in the literature of Unani Medicine since centuries. The aspects of diagnosis and treatment based on Usül-é-‘Iläj have remained a hallmark in the management of Fälij. The packaged treatment of Fälij includes various modalities of treatment – ‘Iläj bi’l-Ghidhä’, ‘Iläj bi’l-Dawä’ and even surgical intervention. Unani Medicine h...
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Unani Medicine is one among the oldest systems and prevails till date with its efficient drugs derived from animal, plant and mineral resources. Thousands of plants have been used traditionally to treat various diseases. Among them, Filfil Daräz (Piper longum L.) (Piperaceae) is an important medicinal plant which finds uses in Unani as well as Ayur...
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he use of medicinal plants for the prevention and treatment of various ailments has been in practice from the time immemorial. Pomegranate (Punica granatum L.) belonging to family Lythraceae has been reported to be effective against various disorders like gastrointestinal, haematological, renal or uro-genital disorders. The plant has been popularly...
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he use of herbal drugs is as old as human beings. Püdéna or Mentha arvensis L. belongs to the family of Lamiaceae. It is a common edible and aromatic perennial herb cultivated throughout India. It is one of the oldest culinary herbs known to the mankind and widely used in pharmaceutical, cosmetic and flavoring industries. As per the ancient Unani c...
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Unani System of medicine is one among the oldest systems of medicine that prevails till date with its efficient drugs derived from animal, plant and mineral resources. Over 2400 years ago the father of medicine, Hippocrates practiced it, however His medicine included a great deal of ancient Egyptian Medicine as well as important components of the a...
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Cancer is one of the fastest growing diseases, with an estimated worldwide incidence of 10 million new cases per year. Mortality is high, with >7 million deaths per year. In the last two decades, great advances have been made in cancer therapy; however, the success rates still remain unsatisfactory. Current conventional anticancer therapies are ass...
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Maternal health is the health of women during pregnancy, childbirth, and the postpartum period. Good care during pregnancy is important for the health of the mother and the development of the unborn baby. Ideally, the care should begin soon after conception and continue throughout pregnancy. It is an important aspect for the development of any coun...
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Surʻat-e-Inzāl (Premature Ejaculation) is the most prevalent male sexual dysfunction affecting 25 - 40% global population of men. It is a universal disorder and is independent of age, social or marital status. It has a significant impact on both- patients and their partners, causing distress, anxiety and relationship difficulties affecting the qual...
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Babchi (Psoralea corylifolia Linn) is an important medicinal plant which is used in Unani System of Medicine since along. Ancient Unani physicians have reported use of Babchi seeds in the treatment of different diseases especially skin diseases e.g. Bars (Leucoderma), Da-us-sadaf (Psoriasis), Bahaq (Pityriasis), Tape Balghamiya (Phlegmatic Fever),...
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Unani System of medicine is one among the oldest systems that prevails till date with its efficient drugs derived from animal, plant and mineral resources. Over 2400 years ago, the father of medicine Hippocrates practiced it; however His medicine included a great deal of ancient Egyptian medicine as well as important components of the ancient Mesop...
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Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common cause of dementia in older adults and an important public health problem. There is progressive brain cell death that happens over a course of time. Due to the progressive aging of the population, Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is becoming a healthcare burden of epidemic proportions for which there is currently...
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The various traditional systems such as Unani, Ayurveda and Siddha use several plant species to treat different ailments. The Unani (Greco-Arab) system of medicine has been practiced since ancient times for the treatment of range of diseases. Traditional medicine usually takes a “holistic” approach where the physical, spiritual (which includes ment...
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Surʻat-e-Inzāl (Premature Ejaculation) is the most prevalent male sexual dysfunction affecting 25-40% global population of men. It is a universal disorder and is independent of age, social or marital status. It has a significant impact on both-patients and their partners, causing distress, anxiety and relationship difficulties affecting the quality...
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Systematic care of women during pregnancy is called antenatal care. Good care during pregnancy is important for the health of the mother and the development of the unborn baby. Ideally, the care should begin soon after conception and continue throughout pregnancy. There are potential benefits from some of the elements of antenatal care, and these b...
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In Unani system of medicine there are four modes of treatment; ‘Ilaj bi’l Ghidha’ (dietotherapy), ‘Ilaj bi’l Dawa’ (pharmacotherapy), ‘Ilaj bi’l Tadbir (Regimenal therapy) and ‘Ilaj bi’l Yad (surgery). ‘Ilaj bi’l Tadbir (Regimenal therapy) includes a number of regimenal interventions such as Hijama (cupping), Ta‘līq al-‘Alaq (leeching), Fasd (venes...
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The use of Asl Khalis (Honey) in the treatment of external and internal ailments is much older than the history of medicine itself. Asl Khalis (Honey) as a natural product has clinched the attention of researchers as a complementary and alternative medicine. According to Unani Medicine, it is used as nutritive agent, as a natural food supplement an...
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Arthritis is described in Unani system of Medicine under a broad term Waja‘al-Mafāsil which covers entire joint disorders like inflammatory, non-inflammatory, infectious, metabolic and other musculoskeletal disorders. According to Unani concept, the pathological changes in the joints are caused mainly by derangement of humoural (Akhlat) temperament...
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In Unani system of medicine, there are four modes of treatment; Ilaj Bil Ghiza (Dietotherapy), Ilaj Bid Dawa (Pharmacotherapy), Ilaj Bit Tadbeer (Regimenal therapy) and Ilaj Bil Yad (Surgery). Ilaj bit Tadbeer includes a number of regimenal therapies such as Hijāma (cupping), Ta‘līq al-‘Alaq (leeching), Fasd (venesection), Dalk (massage), Natūl (ir...
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The word diet is taken from a Latin word „dieta‟ means a way of living in Greek. Ghiza (diet) is one of the vital necessities of life. During prehistoric period, most of the people considered diet only to satisfy their hunger pangs, but with the advent of medical science and preventive or community medicine, people began to realize the dietary impo...
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Unani System of medicine is one among the oldest systems that prevails till date with its efficient drugs derived from animal, plant and mineral resources. Over 2400 years ago the father of medicine, Hippocrates practiced it, however His medicine included a great deal of ancient Egyptian medicine as well as important components of the ancient Mesop...
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Khella is one of the oldest medicinal plant documented in Eber's papyrus of Egypt. The plant is an annual or biennial herb, fruits of which are used for medicinal purpose. Traditionally khella (Ammi visnaga L.) has been described as emetic, purgative, antispasmodic and diuretic which is used to treat renal colic, bronchial asthma and whooping cough...
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The use of medicinal plants for the prevention and treatment of various ailments has been in practice from the time immemorial. Acacia arabica (Lam.) Willd. belonging to family Fabaceae has been reported to be effective against a variety of disease such as diabetes, hypertension, skin disorders and cancer. The plant has been mentioned by the name o...

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