PUDUCHERRY: A State-level campaign on Homeopathy for Mother and Child Healthcare was inaugurated on Tuesday.
Home Minister E. Valsaraj, who also holds the health portfolio, inaugurated the two-day campaign, which was organised by the Directorate of Indian System of Medicine and Homeopathy.
The topics discussed on the first day included introduction to homeopathy and status of homeopathy in the country and Puducherry, scope and potential of homeopathy in mother and child healthcare and mainstreaming of AYUSH* in Puducherry.
Scientific sessions on homeopathy management in problems in children, gastro-intestinal disorders in children, lactation problem in mothers, neonatal jaundice, hypertension in pregnancy, and integration of homeopathy system with modern system in the area of mother and child care, strengths and limitation of homeopathy and yoga as a boon for mother and child care, were held.
Director of Health Dilip Kumar Baliga, Director of Indian System of Medicine and Homeopathy Directorate Jawahar Babu and nodal officer of AYUSH N. Balaji were present.
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