traditional medicine

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  • Healthcare’s share of national budget surges twofold 2021-01-22 16:49

    Healthcare’s share of national budget surges twofold

    TEHRAN – The national budget bill for the next calendar year (starting on March 20) has proposed 1.5 quadrillion rials (around $35 billion at the official rate of 42,000 rials) for the healthcare system, a more than twofold increase compared to the current year’s budget of 700 trillion rials (nearly $16 billion).

  • All villages with over 20 households to be connected to national internet network 2020-12-27 19:41

    85 traditional medicine projects developed to help curb COVID-19

    TEHRAN – Eighty-five research projects on traditional herbal medicine have been developed to help contain the coronavirus pandemic in Iran, an advisor to the traditional medicine office at the Ministry of Health, has announced.

  • intangible cultural heritage 2020-11-23 21:00

    Tehran webinar to discuss intangible cultural heritage, traditional medicine

    TEHRAN -- Iranian intangible cultural heritage and traditional medicine will come up for discussion during a three-day webinar in Tehran. 

  • Traditional medicine center inaugurated for COVID-19 patients 2020-11-08 16:49

    Traditional medicine center inaugurated for COVID-19 patients

    TEHRAN – A center offering traditional medicine services to coronavirus patients was inaugurated in Tehran’s Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences on Sunday.

  • traditional medicine 2020-07-08 17:23

    Iran ranks 5th worldwide in traditional medicine citation

    TEHRAN – Iran ranked fifth among all participating countries for publication of articles in the field of indigenous pharmacology, traditional medicine and medicinal plants in 2011-2018, according to the analytical report of the Journal of Ethnopharmacology.

  • Health ministry to promote Iranian lifestyle based on traditional medicine 2020-07-03 16:03

    Health ministry to promote Iranian lifestyle based on traditional medicine

    TEHRAN – The Ministry of Health’s department of Iranian traditional medicine has signed a memorandum of understanding with five executive bodies for the development of a cult

  • escanbil 2019-07-14 23:25

    Can a desert plant help treat Endometriosis? 

    TEHRAN- A new study has investigated the effects of Escanbil, a desert plant, in treating Endometriosis, Royan Research Institute reported.

  • traditional medicine 2019-06-19 12:24

    FDA to publish list of approved traditional medicines

    TEHRAN- The list of traditional and herbal medicines approved by the Iranian Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will be published by the end of the Iranian month of Tir (July 22), said the director of FDA’s department for natural and traditional supplements. 

  • ‘Iranian traditional medicine effective on reducing cancer pain’ 2019-02-04 23:17

    ‘Iranian traditional medicine effective on reducing cancer pain’

    TEHRAN — Iranian traditional medicine can effectively help in reducing pain among patients with cancer, head of Iranian Society of Radiotherapy Oncology has said.

  • Iran’s first geriatrics clinic to be inaugurated  2019-01-28 21:04

    Iran’s first geriatrics clinic to be inaugurated 

    TEHRAN— The first geriatrics specialty clinic in Iran will be inaugurated by the end of the current Iranian calendar month (Feb. 19) in Semnan province, Semnan University of Medical Sciences chancellor has said.

  • Iranian and Indian ministries officials 2018-11-27 21:50

    Iranian, Indian ministries ink MOU on traditional medicine 

    TEHRAN- A memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed between the Iranian Health Ministry and the Indian Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH), ISNA reported on Monday.

  • Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari 2018-07-26 10:20

    By Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari

    Persian medicine 

    Taking medicinal plants on the supposition that they have no side effects is absolutely wrong.

  • Persian medicine 2018-07-24 09:42

    By Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari

    Can’t sleep? Persian medicine helps address difficulty sleeping. 

    Iranian traditional medicine (also known as Persian medicine) helps address difficulty sleeping. 

  • Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari 2018/05/09

    By Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari, MD, PhD

    Importance of humors: Formation, nutrition, organ regeneration

    Iranian traditional medicine is a holistic medicine which is based on individual differences and a determinant basic concept known as Mizaj (temperament). This is the main difference between the traditional medicine practiced for hundreds of years in Iran and other medicines.

  • Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari 2018/04/21

    By Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari, MD, PhD

    Iranian traditional medicine: Eat a varied, well-balanced diet

    Over the previous articles the broad definition of the temperaments (Mizaj in Persian), their specifications, food and drinks producing the four humors, also called ‘Akhlat’ in Persian, in the body or formation of excessive amounts of the humors in the body leading to mal-temperament or Sou-e Mizaj, and most importantly healthy lifestyle tips suiting people with different temperaments were given.

  • Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari 2018/01/17

    By Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari

    Importance and specifications of “Akhlat”- Black bile

    TEHRAN — ‘Abstaining’ from food stuff and drinks as well as reforming eating habit in accordance with one’s individual temperament would definitely help people to stay healthy.

  • Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari 2018/01/12

    By Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari

    Importance and specifications of "Akhlat"- Phlegm

    As a general principle the Iranian traditional medicine highly recommends individuals to abstain from food stuff which could harm them as they could cause an imbalance in the quantity or quality of one or more than one of the four bodily humors.

  • Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari 2017/12/20

    By Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari

    Importance and specifications of “Akhlat”- Blood

    TEHRAN — Keeping the four humors, namely yellow bile, blood, black bile, and phlegm in good proportion would definitely improve one’s health.

  • Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari 2017/11/22

    By Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari

    Perfect health originates from balanced humors

    TEHRAN — In a nutshell ‘Akhlat’ are liquid humors which are formed in the liver and gastrointestinal system subsequent to the digestion. The four humors including blood, yellow bile, black bile, and phlegm, will provide the cells and the body organs with necessary nutrients.