Interview with Mr. Rajkamal Yadav Sir, Mission Director, AYUSH Mission UP by Dr. Anoop K Srivastava. Through his project of AYUSH KAVACH app; AYUSH TELEMEDICINE; AYUSH Department was able to provide services to citizens of Uttar Pradesh during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The year 2020 will forever be etched in the minds of all of us- for the Crisis associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. I doubt anyone of us may have witnessed such mayhem in his entire life. The pandemic has turned the world upside down, the health sector, education, socio-economic -everything has been impacted.
Four cases of COVID-19 were treated with homeopathy alongside the standard care provided by the Hospital to which they were admitted. Two out of the four cases were high-risk patients with co-morbidity. Three classic cases of prevention of COVID-19 in very close contact has also been mentioned.
History shows that homoeopathy reflects its potentiality in epidemic management since its inception. As India is the global leader in the field of homoeopathy, almost every new emerging disease was successfully tackled by the veteran homoeopathic physicians of India. Initiatives in government level were taken from time to time to generate evidences.
Recently team of Homoeopathy University, Jaipur got an opportunity to study the Covid-19 Positive cases admitted in various Hospitals of Jaipur. Though we tried a lot to obtain the official permission to conduct the research trial in collaboration with CRI (A unit of CCRH, New Delhi) but we could not succeed due to strict policies of ethical committees of Government medical colleges.
The stigma of COVID-19 has provoked social stigma and discriminatory behaviors against people of certain ethnic backgrounds as well as anyone perceived to have been in contact with the virus. This can result in more severe health problems and difficulties in controlling a disease outbreak.
This paper discusses the mental trauma children are going through during the Lockdown phase of COVID-19 pandemic. No outings, no games, no school, restricted living in their houses with all the negative vibes from those around can be pretty depressing for them. Here Dr. Nootan explains how through homeopathy we can help our children meet out anxiety.
Through this open letter Dr. Das asserts on the use of antimiasmatic trio of Arsenicum album 30 –Phosphorus 30-Tuberculinum 200 in series for prevention of recurrence of COVID-19. This paper suggests that long acting complementary medicine(s) with miasmatic consideration should be considered according to the homoeopathic principles.
Paraplegia is a form of paralysis that mostly affects the movement of the lower body. Paralysis is most often caused by strokes, usually from a blocked artery in neck or brain or damage/injury to brain or spinal cord, like what can happen in a car accident or sports injury. The rectification of the abnormal neuro-muscular functions causing paraplagia is possible using homeopathic medicines.
Dr.Ajit Kulkarni explains in this paper the concept of Monogram with philosophy, abstraction and generalization, correlation with data in Materia Medica and meaning of words coined for monogram. The group monogram of Carbon, Halogen and Mercury are analyzed along with one individual remedy of Opium. Several examples and case illustrations have been provided.