Nandini V S

Nandini V S
Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University | TNMGRMU · Department of Indian Medicine and Homeopathy

BSMS

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Novel Corona virus is making its Worldwide propagation in a very fast phase. It is now essential to discover the drugs that are useful in the prevention and management of NCoV-19. Many traditional Herbs and Poly Herbal synergistic formulations are useful in the prophylaxis of various types of Viruses. In Siddha system of medicine, there are various...
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Candidemia is the major cause of death in ICU patients as per GAFFI (Global Action Fund for Fungal Infections). A Poly-herbal Shasthric formulation was prepared for Kazhichal (Dysentery) based on the Siddha Basic Principles. Preliminary Anti-microbial Studies and TLC revealed the concerned efficacy of the test drug. A notable accidental finding is...
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Life of a human being originates from a mother. It initiates from a matured zygote to a developed foetus inside the womb. At the end of tenth month, the foetus comes out of the womb and life begins. It is called as Antenatal period (Makapperu kaalam). This period is an important one for the health of the mother and development of the unborn child....
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Do your duty and leave the rest to God" is the essence of the Bhagavat Gita. Selfless service for a right cause and completely focusing towards it without any expectation should be the ultimate aim. The outcome of any work will be positive only when the work is done selflessly without any expectation. Disinterested work will not pave way to the ach...
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Human beings are the God's unique creation. He can do anything as he wishes. Everyone is provided with their own mind that carries out actions through thoughts. The life which we need is just a temporary one where we live in a small circle giving place only to Maayai (unreal happiness). We fail to realize ourselves to embody mental emotions with th...
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Siddha System of Medicine has a wide range of concepts and basic principles, based on which the pathological, diagnostic and treatment modalities are dealt with. This includes the aspects of Mukkutrangal (Three humors), Arusuvaigal (Six tastes), Pancha bhoothangal (Five elements), etc. In classic Siddha literatures, Many acute and chronic diseases...
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Siddha system of medicine is unique in its own way in treating many acute and chronic ailments. Among the various diseases mentioned, chronic diseases are mainly dealt in Siddha literatures. Many life threatening diseases are also mentioned in it which is becoming more prevalent nowadays. Carcinoma is becoming a major cause of death due to changes...
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Indian traditional systems of medicine (AYUSH) are well known for holistic management of various chronic ailments including cancer. In Siddha system of medicine, centuries ago Cancer is well documented as Puttru, Vedi soolai, Vippuruthi, Nachu maravai katti and so on. Since gene level modification occur in the cancer cells, it is difficult to find...
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The concept of “Food is Medicine and Medicine is food” is well accomplished by Siddha System of medicine. In such a way Milagu (Pepper, Piper nigrum) and Kraambu (Clove, Syzygium aromaticum) plays a vital role in our daily foods. Most of the herbs are known to have trace amount of antioxidant content. Siddhars, who are the founders of Traditional S...
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Karuppai Kazhunthu putru noi (Cervical cancer) is the second most common cancer among women worldwide and also in India. It is getting more prevalent nowadays with increasing morbidity and mortality. A current estimate shows that approximately 1,32,000 new cases are diagnosed every year in India and 74,000 deaths are annually recorded accounting to...
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Microbiomes are the microbiological environment of genetic material that resides within our body. They are beneficial to human beings in many ways which include host metabolism, nutrition and immune functions. The microbiomes help the human immune system in differentiating the beneficial and harmful microorganisms , but in case of antibiotic drug a...
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Objectives Siddha practitioners are often branded as giving false and tall claims regarding the management of dreaded diseases like HIV, Cancer, Tuberculosis, etc. The objective of this poster is to rule out such allegations and prove the scientific validations of Siddha anti-cancer formulations using reverse pharmacology. Methods Two Siddha formu...
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Siddha medicine has its own unique ways of treating many chronic and challenging diseases. Out of the 4448 diseases mentioned in the Siddha literatures, Siddhars have dealt with many life-threatening diseases, which have more prevalence nowadays. Gynecological conditions have been specially focused in Siddhars’ literatures. Karupai Kazhunthu puttru...
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Integrative Medicine Research - Ideas and Ideals.
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Each and every system of medicine has its own exclusive specialities. Selection of drugs based on the chemical composition and action is the common entity followed all over the world. An important method of selection of drugs based on the tastes, characteristics, effects and ultimate taste has been followed in India’s holistic indigenous medical sc...

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To Publish and disseminate Evidence Based Siddha (AYUSH - HERBAL) Interventions for the Effective Prevention and Management of COVID 19