Holistic Health Care and Research
(An International Quarterly Journal of Health Sciences)
General Information: The Holistic Health Care and Research Organization (HHCRO) is devoted to the preservation, documentation, and dissemination of the knowledge of health and biomedical sciences. It attempts to put the ancient wisdom before the present scientific community, to investigate and make it evidence based knowledge, and for utilizing it for health care globally.
Releasing ceremony of HHCR on 7th December, 2011, at President Hotel, Pune, India
From left to right: Gilbert Louis (USA), Prof. A. H. Farooqui (India), Dr. M. Mukadam (Member CCIM, India), David Schmidt (USA), Prof. Sharique Zafar (Chief Editor, HHCR), Dr. Rini Johar (USA), Dr. Thornton Streeter (UK), Dr. Shalini Sarwade (India), Mohan Mahal (USA), Kimberly Schipke (USA), Dr. Shivanand Patil (India)
Releasing ceremony of HHCR on 10th December, 2011, at Hotel Ramada Plaza, Mumbai, India From left to right: Zeba S. Zafar (Treasurer, HHCRO), Dr. Sakina S. Zafar (Secretary, HHCRO), Vijaylakshmi Nadar (Journalist, India), Dr. Thornton Streeter (UK), Gilbert Louis (USA), Kimberly Schipke (USA), Dr. Mohammad Raza (Asst. Dir. RRIUM, India), Mr. Mohan Rawale (Former M.P., India), Dame Prof. Meher Master Moos (President, Zoroastrian College), Mohan Mahal (USA), Prof. Sharique Zafar (Chief Editor, HHCR), David Schmidt (USA), Elisa (USA)
The HOLISTIC HEALTH CARE AND RESEARCH is printed and published by Prof. Dr. Sharique Zafar on behalf of the Holistic Health Care and Research Organization, India.
Studies and photographs printed in this issue may not be reproduced unless previous permission has been obtained from the Chief Editor. The studies published in this journal are personal findings and views of the authors, and the publisher is not responsible for any legal consequences thereof, if any occurring in the future.
As an official publication of the organization, the Holistic Health Care and Research (HHCR) is an international quarterly, authoritative, cross-disciplinary, health-centered, peer-reviewed, scientific journal which is devoted exclusively to health sciences. It invites and provides an excellent platform for publication of original research papers, review articles, case reports, short communications, book reviews, worldwide information of institutions, organizations and regulations (not submitted for publication elsewhere), based on the following main areas:
Ayurveda and Siddha
Naturopathy, Yoga, Meditation
Chinese Traditional Medicine, Acupuncture & Acupressure
Traditional, Complementary and Alternative systems of medicine
Biofield Sciences and Energy Medicine
Physical Therapy, Kinesiology, Chiropractic and Sports Medicine
Nutrition, Diet Therapy, Traditional foods & beverages
Conservation and cultivation of medicinal plants
Phytotherapy and Pharmacovigilance of natural drugs
Pharmacological studies on natural drugs
Gene and cell therapies; pharmacogenomics, proteomics
Monographs of natural drugs
Pharmacognosy of natural drugs
Phytochemistry and Bioanalytical Sciences
Microbiology related to health care
Ethnobotany, Tribal Health Care and Research
Socio-medical aspects and medical anthropology
Copies of the journal will be distributed to the entire membership of the HHCRO, with limited sample copies available for those interested in finding out more and joining the organization’s membership.