Quick Links to Global News in Traditional, Alternative, and Integrative Health and Medicine for July 2015

Quick linksThis Global Integrator feature notes 77 developments in traditional medicine and alternative and integrative health during July 2015. The work from PRO.ME.TRA international includes a fascinating blurb on a project in Senegal. More on that later. Interesting perspectives from the first female president of Mauritius, Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, a scientifically-trained professional who supports better integration of traditional medicine. On the regulatory front, the government of the Philippines acted to accept a list of 10 traditional medicines. And fascinating to see that India prevailed in stopping multinational Colgate-Palmolive from gaining trademark rights for an herb used in teeth care that has ancient traditional use.