Indian doctors protest against plan to let’ quacks’ practise medicine

Indian Medical Association says short bridging courses for traditional healers will lead to army of half-baked doctors Indian physicians have accused the government of seeking to “sanction quackery” by proposing to allow homeopaths and others trained in alternative remedies to practise conventional medicine after taking a bridging course. Doctors at private hospitals held protests on …

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Indian doctors protest against plan to let’ quacks’ practise medicine

Indian Medical Association says short bridging courses for traditional healers will lead to army of half-baked doctors Indian doctors have accused the government of seeking to “sanction quackery” by proposing to allow homeopaths and others trained in alternative remedies to practise conventional medicine after taking a bridging course. Doctors at private hospitals held protests on …

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How I procured my life’s passion by asking myself these ridiculous questions.

One day, when my brother was 18, he waltzed into the living room and proudly announced to my mother and me that one day he was going to be a senator. My mom likely gave him the Thats nice, dear, therapy while Im sure I was confused by a bowl of Cheerios or something. But …

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Not Even Doctors Treat Depression Like A Serious Illness

It’s 2016, and the stigma attached to mental illness is infuriatingly still alive and well. Negative stereotypes deep affect those with mental health conditions and may even discourage them from getting proper medical treatment. And now research indicates this stigma even makes an unconscious bias among medical professionals. Quite simply: Physicians don’t take mental illnesses …

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Processed meat rank alongside smoking as cancer causes aEUR” WHO

UN health body says bacon, sausages and ham among most carcinogenic substances along with cigarettes, alcohol, asbestos and arsenic Bacon, ham and sausages rank alongside cigarettes as a major cause of cancer, the World Health Organisation has said, placing cured and processed meat in the same category as asbestos, alcohol, arsenic and tobacco. The report …

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I Tried Moon Milk To Fall Asleep When I Was Sick& I Was Out Like A Light

You don’t have to dare me to try anything once when it comes to wellness tendencies, especially viral recipes and holistic remedies. When people on social media were adding spirulina powder by the scoop to their smoothies, I, too devoted the gorgeous blue-green algae a try( and, TBH, I wouldn’t recommend it ). I’ve sipped …

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It’s poke, man: the ultimate hipster-food glossary

Know your khachapuri from your Kalettes with our handy guide to the coolest, most obscure and sometimes ludicrous food trends Modern food moves at a bewildering pace. Where once, influences from superstar chefs would circulate slowly and new products could take years to establish themselves, today rare ingredients and new dishes can proliferate online, globally, …

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This Woman Started Drumming In 1920 And She Still Has What It Takes At The Age Of 106

Musicians exult! Because legendary percussionist Viola Smith may have discovered the secret for a long and healthy life: energetic drum and the moderate consumption of good wine. Now aged 106 and actively drumming until recently in a Costa Mesa band called Forever Young Band: America’s Oldest Act of Professional Entertainers , Viola’s remarkably long career …

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