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Posted by on Oct 14, 2012 in Health, International, Places | 0 comments

India Fights to Protect Traditional Home Remedies

India fights to protect traditional home remedies (via AFP)

For centuries, Indian housewives have used homemade remedies based on cow’s milk to cure constipation — but in 2009 Swiss giant Nestle applied for a patent to protect a similar product of its own. Earlier this year, India successfully fought off Nestle’s attempt at the European Patent Office (EPO)…