traditional medicine


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traditional medicine

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Sample of traditional medicine is also made for the examination of prohibited substances through laboratory analysis.
This meat was meant to be used in traditional medicine or smuggled to East Asian countries.
Summary: Kallar (Kerala) [India], Jan 28 (ANI): A 75-year-old tribal woman from Kallar forest area has received the country's fourth highest civilian honours Padma Shri Award for her breakthrough in practising traditional medicine.
We want to tell our fellow Filipino people that we are leveling up our alternative and traditional medicine practices.
The World Health Organization for instance defines traditional medicine as "the sum total of the knowledge, skills and practices based on the theories, beliefs and experiences indigenous to different cultures, whether explicable or not, used in the maintenance of health, as well as in the prevention, diagnosis, improvement or treatment of physical and mental illnesses" (WHO, 2000:1).
Now, with increasing incidence of chronic diseases, poor access to and limitations of modern medicine, poor rural folks' health-seeking behavior are geared towards traditional medicine to address many health related problems [1,2].
Summary: Greater recognition of African traditional medicine might bring both health and economic benefits.
It took an attempt on his life to turn Olajuwon Okubena to African traditional medicine.
We welcome all the participants to the 3rd Global Summit on Herbals and Traditional Medicine held during October 18 - 20, 2017 at Osaka, Japan.
The 4th National Symposium on Traditional Medicine 2016 "Healthy Women for a Wealthy Nation" was held at the Institute of Indigenous Medicine, part of the University of Colombo, in Sri Lanka on Friday, June 3, 2016.
KUWAIT, July 14 (KUNA) -- Despite the huge advances in the medical field, many Kuwaitis still seek traditional medicine to heal ailments and diseases using natural ingredients.
Founded in 1997, the Eastern School of Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine, is the only college in New Jersey offering aspiring acupuncture clinicians with an accredited program.

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