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Month: May 2021

Editorial- May

Editorial- May

Editorial
A horrendous second wave of COVID-19 have stunned the people, administration and whole healthcare system of India with greater number of unexpected deaths. Records are flying. Lack of communication between senior leaders, scientists and public may be the main cause. Reasons may be thousands. Apart from external factors, good number of internal factors are suggested or claimed by scientists and doctors viz., weakened immunity, high blood pressure, diabetes etc. But, still detailed studies are awaited to find the relationship of various variants of genes related to ACE2 and severity of cases among the COVID-19 patients. Studies on Entrez gene 59272 shows that the protein encoded by this gene is a functional receptor of spike glycoprotein of COVID-19 viruses (HCoV-NL63). Gene related to Inna...
Does Ayurveda Qualify As A Public Healthcare System?

Does Ayurveda Qualify As A Public Healthcare System?

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*Dr Aakash Kembhavi, Director, Astanga Wellness Pvt Ltd, Hubli, Karnataka, IndiaDr Anita Kadagad Kembhavi, Director, Astanga Wellness Pvt Ltd, Hubli, Karnataka, India*Corresponding Author: drkembhavikpl@gmail.comPaper Received: 20-04-2021 Paper Accepted: 24-04-2021 Corrected: 2-05-21 Abstract: Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the cause of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, is the worst challenge for a century for international health and financial systems. It was declared as a global pandemic on 11 March 2020 by World Health Organization. There are serious gaps in response to the disease even in highly developed economies and healthcare systems. Presently, in the second wave, we are seeing that the healthcare system is collapsing and unable to p...