India - Traditions of Healing

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India has long been a confluence of traditions of healing. Its ancient physicians were innovators of surgical procedures, and of herbal, animal and mineral products for medicinal use. This talk will explore ancient ideas about paths to health, and how these are evolving today. 


Dr Aarathi Prasad, Biologist, writer and broadcaster.

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