India, UK to conduct clinical trials of Ashwagandha for promoting recovery from COVID-19
Ashwagandha (withania somnifera), commonly known as 'Indian winter cherry', is a traditional herb that boosts energy, reduces stress and makes the immune system stronger. It is an easily accessible, over-the-counter nutritional supplement in the UK and has a proven safety profile, it said. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - August 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Are the Benefits of Ashwagandha
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Source: eMedicineHealth.com - June 25, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Best supplements: Ashwagandha helps with metabolism and cortisol levels for weight loss
BEST supplements for weight loss: The time is finally upon Britons for the easing of lockdown and the enjoyment of warmer days with family and friends to finally commence. For many, this might bring moments of panic regarding the best ways to lose those lockdown pounds. It is claimed that certain foods such as ashwagandha, a common Ayurvedic medicine, may support weight loss. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Government working on formulating standards for AYUSH products to increase its international trade
Four Indian standards have already been published on the glossary of ayurvedic terminology and medicinal preparations, and the similar process is underway for different herbs including Ashwagandha and Giloya. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - March 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lupin launches Be One, an ayurvedic energy supplement for men
It is scientifically tested and contains 100 per cent ayurvedic natural ingredients including ashwagandha, shatavari and shilajit that boost energy levels and improve immunity, it added. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - February 10, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Lupin launches ayurvedic energy supplement for men
It is scientifically tested and contains 100 per cent ayurvedic natural ingredients including ashwagandha, shatavari and shilajit that boost energy levels and improve immunity, it added. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - February 10, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

NGT directs Telangana PCB to recover Rs 1.55 cr from pharma firms for causing pollution
The NGT passed the order after a committee recommended to impose environmental compensation for one year for all pharma formulation industries and six months to Shri Kartikeya Pharma which is engaged in Ayurvedic Ashwagandha extraction, as the pollution load is less. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - January 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

High blood pressure treatment: Ashwagandha can help to reduce your reading
HIGH blood pressure is a precursor to numerous health problems but you can reverse it quite easily. Diet holds the key and certain items have been singled out for their blood pressure-lowering prowess. One such item is ashwagandha. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ashwagandha as a cause for live injury - Bj örnsson HK, Björnsson ES, Avula B, Khan IA, Jonasson JG, Ghabril M, Hayashi PH, Navarro V.
In a recent letter to the editor, by Mohan et al. 1 , the authors make comments on our recently published paper "Liver Injury due to Ashwagandha. A Case Series from Iceland and the US Drug-Induced Liver Injury Network"2. The authors do not agree with the c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Ashwagandha can be effective COVID-19 preventive drug, finds research by IIT Delhi and Japan's AIST
The drug's development may take some time, and in the current scenario, these natural resources -- Ashwagandha and Propolis -- can offer some preventive or even therapeutic value, according to D Sundar, head of the Delhi Indian Institute of Technology's Biotechnology department. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - May 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Stronger and Safer Than Any Vaccine …
The coronavirus exposed the fatal flaw of our mainstream health system: the misguided dependence on the U.S. government and Big Pharma to save the day. Dozens of companies are now in a race to develop a coronavirus vaccine and treatment drugs — with billions of dollars in profits going to the winner. I have news for you: The vaccine won’t stop this virus. You can’t eradicate a virus like this with an external weapon like a vaccine, any more than you can eradicate seasonal flu or the common cold. But you can make sure you never get the coronavirus in the first place — or any other disease-causing infecti...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - May 8, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dr.A.Sears Tags: Health Source Type: news

How I Protect My Employees With Bone Broth
Brewing a batch of my immune enhancing broth. Every other Friday, I have a catered lunch delivered to the office… As you might imagine, it’s a Paleo menu. But the favorite part of this tradition isn’t the food… it’s the bottles of bone broth I pass out afterward. I created my own “Immune System Enhancing Broth,” and the entire stock disappears within minutes. Today, I’ll share the recipe so you can make it at home. And I’ll show you just how powerful this ancient brew really is… There’s a reason humans have been harvesting bone marrow for thousands of years. ...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - May 8, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dr.A.Sears Tags: Nutrition Source Type: news

Russian Shopping Mall Fire Kills 64; No Alarms Reported
MOSCOW (AP) — With the fire alarms silent and staff reportedly nowhere to be seen, a fire at a shopping mall packed with children and their parents on the first weekend of the school recess killed 64 people in Russia's Siberia. The fire at the Winter Cherry mall in Kemerovo, a city about 3,000 kilometers (1,900 miles) east of Moscow, was extinguished by Monday morning after burning through the night. Firefighters were still recovering bodies as parts of the buildings were still smoldering. Some of the dead were found inside a cinema, which one witness said had been locked shut. Investigators said Monday that emergency ex...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - March 26, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Nataliya Vasilyeva, Associated Press Tags: Major Incidents News Mass Casualty Incidents Source Type: news

What Are Adaptogens and Why Are People Taking Them?
Adaptogens are a buzzword in the wellness world, popping up everywhere from juice bars to lifestyle blogs. But what are adaptogenic herbs, exactly? Here’s what you need to know. What are adaptogens? Adaptogens are non-toxic plants that are marketed as helping the body resist stressors of all kinds, whether physical, chemical or biological. These herbs and roots have been used for centuries in Chinese and Ayurvedic healing traditions, but they’re having a renaissance today. Some, like holy basil, can be eaten as part of a meal, and some are consumed as supplements or brewed into teas. Each one claims to do somet...
Source: TIME: Health - February 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition healthytime onetime Source Type: news