Siddha system of medicine preaches not only treating the diseases of human but also dictates that how to lead a quality life and disease free life. The system guides many daily disciplines for healthy and peaceful life. These daily routines are explained in detail under the heading,” Nithya

DRUGS Vs FOODS – Stay healthy in a right way.

Recent health crisis COVID-19 outbreak has been producing many unexpected things. One such thing is that drugs are sold as food supplements particularly which are common in Ayurveda, Siddha and Unani (ASU) drug category. The best example is Kabasura kudineer. It is a siddha sastric medicine recommended in COVID-19 management by AYUSH ministry of India. […]


The age old wisdom of the people of every country has been crystallised into different systems of medicine and each nation has its own medical system/s. Some of these traditional medical systems are well established, supported by theories and rich experience and recorded in writing such as Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani and Traditional Chinese medicine. In […]

Cough – Causes and Classifications

Cough is one of the five cardinal symptoms of respiratory disease. The intensity of cough is not necessarily indicative of the severity of the causative disease. Cough reflex is activated by stimulation of irritant receptors in the airway. The act of coughing is a defence mechanism that helps to keep the lower respiratory passages clear. […]

Winter cold- keep it away

Winter is the time for more colds and flu as the causative microbes get to survive longer in cold, dry air. But a healthy lifestyle with a boosted immunity can really help you warding off the cold and flu this winter. What Do We Do? Clean hands mean less infection Our forearm holds more bacteria […]

JRK and science

Taking the test of tradition– How scientific evaluation helped Dr. JRK’s Traditional medicines more acceptable About Dr. JRK’s Research Dr. JRK’s Research and Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd is a 26 year old GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) and ISO certified company based out of Chennai, India engaged in research, development, manufacturing and marketing of unique well research

Herbal medicine-safety

Herbal medicine- how safe they are?! About 80% of people worldwide rely on herbal medicines for some aspects of their primary health care. Even it has been estimated that 25% of modern medicines are made from plants first used traditionally, such as aspirin, artemisinin, ephedrine, and paclitaxel. However, there is limited scientific evidence to establish […]