traditional systems of health

traditional systems of health,

n.pl the healthcare beliefs and practices that have been established by indigenous people in developing nations. Their practices often reflect the con-cept that human beings function as an integral part of nature and involves the use of massage, herbs, and mind/body practices, which address the physical, mental, and spiritual well-being.
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This volume covers training and educational material for women's health, traditional systems of health, national and state policies from a gender perspective, and experiences with decentralisation, democracy and gender mainstreaming.
Pandey's current projects include his mission of bringing credibility and acceptability to Traditional Systems of Health and Medicines to Western Cultures through GDPAU and establishing and organizing a Multi-National Drug Discovery Team that will collaborate on phytopharmaceuticals for the treatment of Malaria and other neglected diseases.
About GDPAU - GDP Ayurvedic University (GDPAU) is a "Not-for-Profit" tax exempt 501(c) (3) Organization established in the year 2001 New Brunswick, New Jersey with the vision to bring credibility and recognition to the Traditional Systems of Health and Medicines through research, education, training therapy and mass promotion.

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