Types or Classifications of CAM Therapies
Alternative medicine is any practice that is perceived by its users to have healing effects of medicine.
Department of Indian systems of Medicine and Homeopathy [ISM & H]
was created in March 1995 and renamed as Department of AYUSH in November 2003 with a view to providing focused attention to development of Educational research in AYUSH.
AYUSH – generally means “Long Lived”
A – Ayurveda
Y – Yoga & Naturopathy
U – Unani
S – Siddha
H – Homeopathy