Constipation is called as Anaha in Ayurveda. From an Ayurvedic point of view, constipation is a disease caused particularly by the vitiation of the vata dosha. But other two doshas can also be responsible for constipation. Constipation caused due to a increased pitta dosha is characterized by dry stools with burning sensation. Constipation caused due to a increased kapha dosha is characterized by passing out the sticky fecal material accompanied by pain. For vitiation of these dosha the below mentioned causes are responsible. Continue reading
Ayurvedic treatment for appendicitis is aimed at treating the infection, helping the inflammation subside, and dissolving the lump. Continue reading
Slip disc is among the most common causes for back pain and the number of patients suffering from this crippling disorder is increasing at an alarming rate. Most are either treated with Pain killers or with physiotherapy which provides symptomatic relief for a short time and if the patient is not responding to this, then surgery is the only resort. However, with the help of Ayurvedic panchakarma therapies most of these surgeries can be easily avoided. Continue reading
Ayurveda offers safe and effective treatment alternatives for Osteoarthritis. Through the alternative herbal medicine prescribed in Ayurveda, the plants used have documented anti-inflammatory properties without the side effects of commonly prescribed medications. Continue reading
In Ayurveda Gallstone is known as PRATISHYAYA mainly due to vitiation of DOSHAS (Vata, Pitta & Kapha).
Hypothyroidism results from inadequate production of thyroid hormone. Any structural or functional defects of thyroid gland that significantly impairs its output of hormones will lead to the hypo metabolic state of hypothyroidism. Continue reading