Activities on COVID 19 (Corona Virus)
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>> New (15.06.2020) >> Webinar on “Glimpses of Ayush Sanjivani Mobile App and scope of applications” watch the full event
Watch the full event of Webinar on the “Glimpses of Ayush Sanjivani Mobile App and scope of applications” held on 11.06.2020 at 11:30 AM, jointly organized by the Central Council for Research in Siddha (CCRS) and the National Institute of Siddha, Chennai
The “AYUSH Sanjivani” mobile app is developed for analysing the impact of AYUSH advisories on immunity enhancement for the prevention of COVID-19.
Those who could not attend the Webinar may may check this video.
1. Opening remarks by Prof. Dr. K. Kanakavalli, DG, CCRS, Chennai2. Presentation on "AYUSH Sanjivani App" by Dr. V. Aarthi, R.O(S), CCRS, Chennai3. Promotional video on "AYUSH Sanjivani App" by NIS, Chennai4. Remarks by Dr. G. Veluchamy, Chairman, SAB, CCRS and Chairman, SPC5. Remarks by Prof. Dr. R.S. Ramaswamy, Former DG CCRS & Director, RVS Siddha Medical college, Coimbatore6. Remarks by Prof. Dr. P. Parthibhan, Joint Director, DIM&H, Chennai7. Remarks by Prof. Dr. R. Meenakumari, Director, NIS, Chennai; Member BOG, CCIM, Delhi8. Remarks by Dr. G. Sivaraman, MD, Arogya Healthcare Pvt (L), Chennai9. Concluding remarks by Prof. Dr. R. Meenakumari, Director, NIS, Chennai10. Moderator Dr. A. Rajendra Kumar, R.O(S), S-II & i/c of SRRI, Pudhucherry11. Technical support, AYUSH GRID CELL NIS, ChennaiRead More
>> New (10.06.2020) >> Special Issue of Journal of Siddha on 'Siddha preventive and clinical management for COVID-19'
The entire globe is facing a dangerous pandemic due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The medical and scientific community is trying to figure out and adopt effective strategies that can lead to (i) prevention of virus spread (ii) identifying medications for the management of critical care and reducing rates of mortality; and (iii) finally discovering the highly anticipated vaccine. Novel coronavirus of COVID-19 is the most deadly form of corona virus which has caused pandemic across the world. Plant medicines are in use since ages by the mankind in order to treat and cure various diseases. They are the best possible tools in order to tackle the disease as they have lowest possible side effects as compared to other forms of drugs available and in use to treat the diseases. Traditional Indian medicine has a lot to offer in the management of COVID-19 and it is, therefore, an opportune time for modern medicine and AYUSH to come together and develop an integrated approach for the management of COVID-19. Modern medicine contributes to the curative aspect of COVID -19 while traditional medicine can contribute to prophylaxis and adjuvant for the treatment of infection. Currently, National Institute of Siddha (NIS) is engaged in conducting clinical studies of Siddha drugs for the management of COVID-19. The results are promising. The time calls for an integrative approach for searching the solution to this unprecedented healthcare challenge.Read More
>> New (26.05.2020) >> National Institute of Siddha successfully treated COVID19 patients with integrative approach along with Allopathic medicine
Thirteen COVID19 patients admitted in SRM Medical College and Hospital successfully treated in association with National Institute of Siddha. These COVID19 patients were treated along with Siddha herbal regimen Kabasura kudineer and allopathic medicine as an integrative managementRead More
>> New (26.05.2020) >> NIS - COVID 19 treatment Success story published in many print media news papers
Thirteen COVID19 patients admitted in SRM Medical College and Hospital successfully treated association with National Institute of Siddha. These COVID19 patients were treated along with Siddha herbal regimen Kabasura kudineer and allopathic medicine as integrative management.Read More
>> New (22.05.2020) >> Distribution of Kabasura Kudineer to frontline workers of Biomedical waste management partner
Prof.Dr.R.Meenakumari has inaugurated the dispensing of Kaba Sura Kudineer to frontline workers who are all handling Biomedical waste from NIS. Mr.Jaban Jabasingh, senior Executive, GJ Multi Clave India Ltd received the packetsRead More
>> New (22.05.2020) >> Kabasura Kudineer concoction packets were distributed to frontline workers of Anakaputhur municipality, Chennai
Kabasura Kudineer concoction packets for frontline workers distributed by the Director of NIS. Commissioner of Anakaputhur municipality has received KSK pockets and more officials & frontline workers were benefitedRead More
>> New (22.05.2020) >> Kabasura Kudineer concoction packets were distributed to general public in Mudichur COVID19 containment zone, Chennai
Kabasura Kudineer concoction packets were distributed to general public in Mudichur COVID19 containment zone in association with Federation of Mudichur- Kommiamman nagar welfare associationRead More
>> New (21.05.2020) >> NIS Continuing the campus sanitation measures and helping in to fight against the Corona virus
NIS Continuing the campus sanitation measures and helping in the fight against the coronavirus, the Tambaram Municipal Corporation teams carried out disinfectant spraying in different parts of the NIS campus on Thursday (21/05/20).Read More