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5th Edition of International Conference on

Traditional Medicine, Ethnomedicine and Natural Therapies

May 22-23, 2023 | Tokyo, Japan

Traditional Medicine 2023

Charles Shang, Speaker at Traditional Medicine Conference 2023
Keynote Presentation
Charles Shang, Baylor College of Medicine, United States

The growth control organizer model of meridian system and acupuncture set the first example in acupuncture research in successful prediction of multiple research results in both acupuncture and conventional biomedicine with many independent confirmations. This is also the only mo [....] » Read More

Riehl Andre, Speaker at Nidra yoga, Brain & Consciousness-Traditional Med 2023
Keynote Presentation
Riehl Andre, UEY, France

Nidra Yoga, an almost forgotten knowledge dating back to several centuries is a study of the human mind using 4 main types of exercise: Sithilikarana (3 levels of deep relaxation), Dharana (12 degrees of tension free concentration), Prana Kriya Sadhana (8 types of breathing) [....] » Read More

Girish Momaya, Speaker at Traditional Medicine Conference 2023
Keynote Presentation
Girish Momaya, Maharishi Vedic University, Netherlands

Ayurveda, the ancient Indian science of health, perceives life, its emergence, evolution, and preservation as a holistic phenomenon. Ancient texts of Ayurveda, such as Charak Samhita, and Sushrut Samhita, describe health as a state of perfect balance and harmony on all levels of [....] » Read More

Hideko pelzer, Speaker at Traditional Medicine Conference 2023
Keynote Presentation
Hideko pelzer, Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College, United States

Acupuncture has been a mainstream medicine in Asian countries for centuries, especially wellknown as a method of pain relief. Since the 1970s, acupuncture has become popular worldwide. In the US, NIH recognized the efficacy of acupuncture pain relief in 1997. There are researcher [....] » Read More

Chuleekorn Kwanchainon, Speaker at Traditional Medicine Conference 2023
Poster Presentation
Chuleekorn Kwanchainon, Applied Thai Traditional medicine of Master of Sciences, Thailand

Introduction: Vernonia cinerea is a herb in ASTERACEAE family, that is packed in the National list of essential Medicines ( NLEM ) and anti-appetized food when before eat. Smoking is cessation rates increased among those who received medications and counseling and recommendations [....] » Read More

Sheilla Rodriguez Madera, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Sheilla Rodriguez Madera, Florida International University, United States

Puerto Rico (PR), a Caribbean Island with a Spanish-speaking population of 3.1 million, is marked by coloniality. Since 1898 the Island has been an unincorporated territory of the United States of America (US) that has historically received unequal treatment compared to the other [....] » Read More

Lobsang Dhondup, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Lobsang Dhondup, Global Institute for Tibetan Medicine Science and Spirit Institute, United States

Previous efforts to link Tibetan and western biomedicine have had challenges because of the attempts to link the concepts of disease diagnosis in the western biomedical views with Tibetan approaches that do not utilize such a disease concept. There is no one-to-one categorical se [....] » Read More

Moses Turkle Bility, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Moses Turkle Bility, University of Pittsburgh, United States

Several geological studies have suggested that severe weakening of the geomagnetic field strength results in dieoffs in hominids. However, the mechanism by which severe weakening of the geomagnetic field strength induces diseases and deaths in hominids remains to be fully determi [....] » Read More

Leslie Whitcomb, Speaker at Traditional Medicine Conferences
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Leslie Whitcomb, Akamai University, United States

This presentation uses a complexity science approach to explore Integrating Indigenous Ancestral Medicine with Mental Health and Acupuncture Protocols. It is supported by case study experience and empirical research bibliographies. The case study experience includes healing modal [....] » Read More

Ana Isabel Garcia, Speaker at Traditional medicine conferences
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Ana Isabel Garcia, University of the Valley of Guatemala, Guatemala

Maya Q'eqchi’ phytotherapy is a main part of the socio-natural capital in Guatemala. Up to 40% of healthcare services are centralized in urban and peri-urban areas, leaving marginalized local populations with poor access to official healthcare services relying mainly on [....] » Read More

Dieu Thuong Thi Trinh, Speaker at Thread Embedding Acupuncture - a potential method in the treatment of GERD (Oral Presentation (In- person))
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Dieu Thuong Thi Trinh, Faculty of Traditional Medicine, Vietnam

Introduction: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) is now one of the very common diseases, increasing and greatly affecting the quality of life. The treatment of GERD today remains a challenge. According to previous reports, after 4 weeks of Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI) treatmen [....] » Read More

Michele Quintin, Speaker at Ethnomedicine Conferences 2023
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Michele Quintin, Center for Relaxotherapy and Prevention, Belgium

Traditional techniques, such as yoga and meditation through their empirical and practical approach to the Living, transmit to us their long and deep knowledge of human beings. Neuroscience, psychology and physiology can tap into this intelligence, tested by experience and concret [....] » Read More

Qiong Di Wu, Speaker at Traditional Medicine conferences
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Qiong Di Wu, Q&D Acupuncture & Herb Clinic, Ireland

In vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET) is the most used artificial assisted pregnancy technology by infertile women worldwide. However, due to the low successful rate of IVF-ET, adjunctive therapies including acupuncture and Chinese herb medicine have been increasin [....] » Read More

Patcharee Pripdeevech, Speaker at Traditional medicine conferences
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Patcharee Pripdeevech, Mae Fah Luang University, Thailand

The essential oil of Zanthoxylum limonella contains various volatile compounds such as monoterpenes and its derivatives. It has been reported to possess strong antimicrobial activity against several bacterial strains. Among the volatile compounds contained in Z. limonella essenti [....] » Read More

Sarunpron Khruengsai, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Sarunpron Khruengsai, Mae Fah Luang University, Thailand

The antibacterial effects of Zanthoxylum limonella, Zanthoxylum bungeanum Maxim, and Zingiber montanum (J. Koenig) Link ex A. Dietr. essential oils and their combinations were tested against two bacterial strains including Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli which are gene [....] » Read More

Mangala Kotnis, Speaker at Traditional medicine 2023 congress
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Mangala Kotnis, Private Practitioner, India

Ayurveda is considered one of the oldest medicines accepted worldwide. Herbal drug industry requires to follow stringent and non-compromising quality control parameters to ensure uniformity and standards of the formulations/products across the industry, hence requirement of stand [....] » Read More

Mohanlal Ghosh, Speaker at Traditional Med 2023
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Mohanlal Ghosh, Hooghly Mohsin College, India

In recent times, medicinal and aromatic plants are finding diverse uses as raw materials not only for medicines but also for many other articles of cosmetics and perfumery. According to WHO, medicinal plants constitute the principal health care for more that 80% of total populati [....] » Read More

Pritika Ramharack, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Pritika Ramharack, South African Medical Research Council, South Africa

BACKGROUND: South African traditional medicine, uMhlabelo, is widely used within the South African population to aid in the healing of bone fractures and wounds; however, there are no studies that elucidate the chemical profiling and mechanism of action of these extracts. OBJECT [....] » Read More

Oluseyi Adeboye Akinloye, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Oluseyi Adeboye Akinloye, Federal University of Agriculture, Nigeria

Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disorder affecting all age groups with severe complications in patients. Baka (Gladiolus psittacinus) is used by traditional healers in Southwest Nigeria for treating diabetes mellitus. Oral administration of two doses (100 and 200 mg/kg) of aqueo [....] » Read More

Obinna Adumanya, Speaker at Traditional medicine conferences
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Obinna Adumanya, University of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Nigeria

A medicinal plant Salacia senegalensis leaves extract (dry weight) were assayed for its alkaloids, flavonoids and glycosides composition using gas chromatography (GC-MS) analysis. The results revealed the presence of alkaloids, flavonoids and glycosides. Alkaloids obtained consis [....] » Read More

Tugume Lubowa Hassan, Speaker at Traditional medicine conference
Oral Presentation (In- person)
Tugume Lubowa Hassan, Makerere University, Uganda

This study analyzes the possibility of integrating traditional religious psychiatric healing methods among the Baganda of Uganda in East Africa into modern healing practices. The debate was influenced by the failure of some ailments to be treated using the orthodox medication and [....] » Read More

Maria Penchyna, Speaker at Nutritional medical treatment in patients with covid - 19
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Maria Penchyna, Technological of Monterrey, Mexico

Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that can cause disease in both animals and humans. In humans, several coronaviruses are known to cause respiratory infections that can range from the common cold to more serious illnesses such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) [....] » Read More

Fotini Athanassopoulou, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Fotini Athanassopoulou, University of Thessaly, Greece

The aim of the study is to assess the efficacy of several substances of plant based origin substances(Zingiber officinale, Artemisia alborescens,Thymus vulgaris) against two fish pathogens of fish in vitro (Aeromonas veroniiver. ,Sobria sobria and Aeromonas veronii veronii).Ginge [....] » Read More

Aime Cezaire Ayena, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
Aime Cezaire Ayena, University of Abomey Calavi, Benin

Zingiber officinalis is a medicinal plant used alone or in combination with others to treat various inflammatory conditions. This study presents the influence of L. nobilus aqueous extract on the anti-edematous activity of Z. officinalis aqueous extract on Sprague-dawly rats. Thr [....] » Read More

John Phuti, Speaker at Traditional medicine conferences
Poster Presentation (In-Person)
John Phuti, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

The continuous burden of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-1 in Sub-Saharan Africa, coupled with the inability of antiretroviral agents to eradicate HIV-1 from viral reservoirs, the potential risks of drug resistance development, and the development of adverse effects, emphasizes the [....] » Read More

Julieta Andico Songco, Speaker at Traditional Medicine Conference
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Julieta Andico Songco, JAS Consulting Services, United States

After what we went through with the pandemic, natural disasters, and other devastating conditions and climactic situational changes in the environment, what is the future of healthcare and humankind? After the cost of healthcare to the inhabitants of the world, what’s [....] » Read More

Krashenyuk Albert Ivanovich, Speaker at Ethnomedicine Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Krashenyuk Albert Ivanovich, Academy of Hirudotherapy, Russian Federation

The author of this message owns a series of publications in the period 2020-2022, highlighting the features of the pathogenesis of a new disease: "COVID-19-POST-COVID SYNDROME", as well as a method of treatment and prevention of this disease based on the scientifically [....] » Read More

Erzsebet Bogyo, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Erzsebet Bogyo, Be Fit For Ever Ltd, Hungary

In this presentation I will talk about the benefits of practicing qigong, how it has a highly positive effect not only on the physical body, but the emotions and mental state of mind as well. I will highlight how important one’s own nature is to the healing process and how [....] » Read More

Punitha Isaac Samraj, Speaker at Traditional Med 2023 congress
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Punitha Isaac Samraj, Endeavour College of Natural Health, Australia

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a progressive, neurodegenerative disorder characterized by dopaminergic neuron degeneration and the appearance of Lewy bodies in the substantia nigra (SN) presented with classical motor and non-motor symptoms. Currently, PD is the second most com [....] » Read More

Elizabeta Popova Ramova, Speaker at Traditional med congress 2023
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Elizabeta Popova Ramova, MIT University Skopje, Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of

Alternative healing methods are traditionally used around the world. In modern societies, up to 60% of patients use these methods, despite the existence of high standards for treatment in conventional medicine. The W?rld Health Organization believes that this interest in modern c [....] » Read More

Kenneth R Pelletier, Speaker at Traditional Medicine Conference
Keynote Presentation
Kenneth R Pelletier, University of California School of Medicine, United States

Biology is no longer destiny. Our DNA doesn’t determine our health and disease prospects, as geneticists once believed. According to the new science of epigenetics, the vast majority of our genes are fluid and dynamic—and their expression is shaped by what we think an [....] » Read More

Sunita Teckchand, Speaker at Traditional Medicine Conferences 2022
Keynote Presentation
Sunita Teckchand, The Holistic Alternatives, United Arab Emirates

Having worked for many years treating people with this debilitating disease, one can just wonder at the amount of mental and physical trauma they suffer. Since Multiple sclerosis is under the label of autoimmune related diseases and there are over 100 of them under that category, [....] » Read More

Neil Gumenick, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Keynote Presentation
Neil Gumenick, Institute of Classical Five-Element Acupuncture Inc, United States

This presentation will cover the basics of Classical Five-Element Acupuncture, with emphasis on how this system of medicine uses the sensory skills of the practitioner to determine the principal elemental imbalance of a patient's symptoms: Fire, Earth, Metal, Water, or Wood. [....] » Read More

Michael Kuzeff, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Conferences
Keynote Presentation
Michael Kuzeff, Albury Central Medical Clinic, Australia

Effects of homeopathic medicine can be dramatic, and homeopathy is a system of medicine par excellence that lends itself to the double-blind randomized controlled trial. Since this is the clinical study design that provides the highest internal validity, the question arises [....] » Read More

Zhenhuan Liu, Speaker at Traditional Medicine Conference
Keynote Presentation
Zhenhuan Liu, University of Chinese Medicine, China

To investigate the effect of and Acupuncture on brain plasticity and motor development in children with cerebral palsy. Investigate effect on mechanism of apoptosis of brain nerve cells, regulating the expression of neurotrophic factors, promoting the remodeling of nerve synaptic [....] » Read More

Lukui Chen, Speaker at Traditional medicine conference
Keynote Presentation
Lukui Chen, Integrated Hospital of TCM, China

The acquired neurological impairment of survivors following an ischemic stroke poses a serious risk to their quality of life and health. Due to the disadvantage of direct transplantation, the application of neural stem cell (NSC) transplantation is limited. These cells promote ne [....] » Read More

Cynthia Husted, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Cynthia Husted, Global Institute for Tibetan Medicine Science and Spirit Institute, United States

The impact of the integration of Tibetan and functional medicines and the Neubie direct current electrical stimulation device is reported for helping to restore nerve conduction and function in a 65-year-old woman with sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as m [....] » Read More

Dana Crawford, Speaker at Ethnomedicine conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Dana Crawford, Albany Medical College, United States

Much of the world’s population suffers from chronic disease, in turn leading to pain and suffering and high health care spending. While pharmaceutical drugs have reduced suffering and saved many lives, they are also often expensive and can produce side effects if not outrig [....] » Read More

Antonia Demas, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Antonia Demas, Food Studies Institute, United States

This presentation is based on years of evidence-based research with diverse populations that demonstrates how to have a sustainable positive impact on behaviours concerning food, nutrition, and the environment through food literacy education. The award-winning curriculum, Food is [....] » Read More

Mara Bishop, Speaker at Traditional Med conference 2023
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Mara Bishop, Whole Spirit LLC, United States

Many studies show nature’s positive physical and emotional effects on humans. For example, it lowers blood pressure, helps restore mental clarity, and improves mood. Indigenous cultures teach that everything in the natural world is interconnected; humans are a part of natur [....] » Read More

Devendra Prasad Mishra, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Devendra Prasad Mishra, Ayurveda Oase, Center of Excellance, Germany

Agni Karma is one of the important para-surgical procedures described in Ayurvedic Samhita. Sushruta, Charaka and Vagbhata describe the role of Agni karma in debilitating disorders.Vagbhata even termed it as the best amongst all kind of therapeutic procedures in Ayurvedic ar [....] » Read More

Alfonso Lagaya, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Alfonso Lagaya, Quirino Memorial Medical Center, Philippines

Corporate human resource productivity is the bottom-line concern of top-management for all agencies. However, the current executive screening / check-up of employees maybe cost restrictive beyond the usual simple annual physical examination. Would there be a more cost-effective a [....] » Read More

Vitor Alves Marques, Speaker at Traditional Medicine Congress 2023
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Vitor Alves Marques, Federal University of Goias, Brazil

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (DM 2) is generally a defect in insulin action and secretion and in the regulation of hepatic glucose production. Exercise to treat type 2 diabetes has had positive impacts on the lives of diabetics. The aim of this study is to analyze the effects of the [....] » Read More

Andre Ferraz, Speaker at Traditional medicine 2023 Conference
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Andre Ferraz, iQuilibre Center of Educational Research, Brazil

According to the National Institutes of Health National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, north-americans alone spend more than $30.2 billion annually on complementary health approaches, and according to Grand View Research, it is predicted that the global market o [....] » Read More

Mohammad Kamil, Speaker at Traditional medicine congress
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Mohammad Kamil, Lotus Holistic Health Institute, United Arab Emirates

A vast majority of people depend on traditional medicines for their primary healthcare needs and it can safely be presumed that a major part of traditional therapy involves the use of plant extracts or their active principles. In recent years with ever-growing commercialization i [....] » Read More

Komgrit Eawsakul, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Komgrit Eawsakul, Walailak University, Thailand

Acanthamoeba species are capable of causing amoebic keratitis (AK). As a monotherapy, alpha-mangostin is effective for the treatment of AK; however, its bioavailability is quite poor. Moreover, the efficacy of therapy is contingent on the parasite and virulent strains. To improve [....] » Read More

Ghalem Bachir Raho, Speaker at Traditional Medicine Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Ghalem Bachir Raho, University of Mascara, Algeria

Plant diseases impact negatively on human well-being through agricultural and economic loss and also have consequences for biodiversity conservation. They are caused by some pathogens like bacteria, fungi, nematodes and viruses. Bacteria and fungi are the most common cause of man [....] » Read More

Ajai Prakash Gupta, Speaker at Impact on demand of herbal medicinal products after covid19: 
 quality control and adulteration
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Ajai Prakash Gupta, CSIR-Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, India

Herbal medicinal products contain ingredients derived from plants. Herbal products are whole plants or parts of plants or plant extract used as pharmaceuticals, or/and as supplements and may be used as food and beverage products. These products are offered in tablets, syrup, powd [....] » Read More

Rishu Sharma, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Rishu Sharma, Board of Ayurvedic & Unani Systems of Medicine, India

Foot ulcers are caused by an imbalance between excessive pressure on the soul of the foot and repetitive stress from walking. Normally harmful pressure or motion against the skin will set off a protective pain alarm but unfortunately in people with diabetic neuropathy, this press [....] » Read More

Vikram patial, Speaker at Traditional medicine congress
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Vikram patial, CSIR-IHBT, India

Liver diseases can affect almost every age group, and their incidence is increasing worldwide due to the extensive spread of hepatitis and the western lifestyle. The primary cause of liver disease includes infection, exposure to drugs/toxic compounds, diet and alcohol, which furt [....] » Read More

Poonam Singhal, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Congress
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Poonam Singhal, Indian Institute of Technology, India

Bamboos, a group of large woody grasses belonging to the family Poaceae and subfamily Bambusoideae, are much talked about for their contribution to the environment. Bamboo shoot is not only eaten for its flavor and taste by the tribal communities but is also appreciated as an imp [....] » Read More

Yamuna U, Speaker at Traditional medicine conference 2023
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Yamuna U, Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana, India

Background and Objectives: Chronic Venous insufficiency (CVI) is one of the peripheral venous diseases and is often associated with prolonged standing at work. CVI could lead to multiple symptoms. Yoga, as a well-known traditional approach, has helped in mitigating several occupa [....] » Read More

Darshana Wickramasinghe, Speaker at Traditional medicine conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Darshana Wickramasinghe, District General Hospital Hambantota, Sri Lanka

The World Health Organization declared the COVID-19 outbreak as a global pandemic in March 2020 and the first case of the virus in Sri Lanka was confirmed on 27 January 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic caused by the severe acute respiratory disease Coronavirus 2 (SARSCoV-2) has l [....] » Read More

Abbas Abel Anzaku, Speaker at Traditional Medicine 2023 Conference
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Abbas Abel Anzaku, Institute of Human Virology, Nigeria

Background: Coconut oil continued to play a key role in traditional medicine from ancient times. This oil contains antimicrobial properties including lauric acid (C12), medium chain triglycerides that improve human health including enhanced digestion. In this study, we investigat [....] » Read More

Yu Chen, Speaker at Auricular-Magnet Theory for Treating Diabetes Mellitus Oral Presentation (Virtual) for Traditional Med 2023
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Yu Chen, The Baltimore Healer, Baltimore, United States

Using magnetic discs instead of acupuncture needles, attached to auricular acupuncture points to reduce blood glucose levels for diabetes mellitus patient was done with successful results. Due to better control of the blood glucose levels, patient’s infection in the leg was [....] » Read More

Arjun Gupta, Speaker at Traditional med conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Arjun Gupta, BKAMCH, Moga, India

Arsha’ (haemorrhoids) is an ailment that affects all economical groups of population. Though the disease is within the limits of management, it has its own complications like severe haemorrhage, inflammation and thrombosis, by which a patient gets severe pain and is unable [....] » Read More

Gabriela Nikolova, Speaker at Traditional Med 2023 Conference
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Gabriela Nikolova, Soul Healing Drops, Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of

Dr. Edward Bach (1886-1936) was a British doctor, bacteriologist, and homeopath who is known for developing the system of Bach flower remedies (essences). He studied medicine first in Birmingham, and then at the University College Hospital in London. He qualified as a doctor in 1 [....] » Read More

Talent Chipiti, Speaker at Traditional medicine conferences
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Talent Chipiti, Tshwane University of technology, South Africa

A wide range of African plants (n = 20), used traditionally for the treatment and management of epilepsy, were selected and subjected to biological assays to assess their effectiveness in combating pentylenetetrazole (PTZ)-induced seizures in six days post fertilisation (dpf) zeb [....] » Read More

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