Doordarshan Chennai Kendra is planning a 'Public awareness campaign' on health in its weekdays morning telecast. As part of the campaign they also propose to include AYUSH once a week. The Secretary of CTMR, Dr.T.Thirunarayanan would participate in the discussions and share the traditional medicine approach for healthy lifestyle. Topics would cover- the basic concepts, daily regimen for healthy living, health food, managing common ailments, Lifestyle disrders, safety issues in traditional medicines, various therapies etc. CTMR so far was conducting Public awareness programmes for select target groups. This will enable reaching a large tamil speaking TV viewers and help dispel many myths about Siddha Medicine.