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Low Back Pain – Ayurveda View Point And Treatment

Article by - Dr. MS Krishnamurthy MD (Ayu), PhD (Ayu). Low back pain is the most common health complaint in the age group of 35-50 years in both the sexes. Above 50 years, it is associated with several other diseases as well, like diabetes or high … [Continue reading]

Snehakarma – Preparation For Panchakarma- Charak Samhita Sutrasthan 13

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Before starting with Panchakarma treatment, Snehakarma (oiling treatment) and Swedana (sweating treatment) is done. Panchakarma is a method of expelling the imbalanced Doshas out of the body. Before they are expelled either by oral or anal route, the … [Continue reading]

Ginger Amla Home Remedy For Asthma And Hiccups – Make It In A Minute

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Ginger and amla are powerful herbs with many health benefits, mainly targeting respiratory system and stomach. Let us learn a simple home remedy for asthma and hiccups, using ginger amla and a few other simple ingredients. … [Continue reading]

Amla Home Remedy For Frequent Urination – Prepare It Within A Minute

Health benefits of Amla are innumerable. It is Indian gooseberry, used as the main ingredient of medicines like Chyawanprash, Triphala etc. Here is a very simple home remedy using Amla, banana fruit etc, useful for people with frequent urination … [Continue reading]

Sciatica – Ayurvedic Understanding And Successful Treatment Options

Article by - Dr. MS Krishnamurthy MD (Ayu), PhD (Ayu). Sciatica is a severe painful condition where sciatic nerve of one or both the legs are involved. Thanks to long hours sitting jobs, it is a common disease which affects the movement of the legs. … [Continue reading]

Vata Dosha – Qualities, Functions, Imbalance – Charaka Sutrasthana 12

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Master Charaka has explained about qualities of Vata Dosha, its normal functions, causes and features of Vata Dosha imbalance, how to restore Vata Dosha balance etc in 12th chapter of Charaka Samhita Sutrasthana - Vata Kalakaliya Adhyaya. This … [Continue reading]

Elephantiasis -Shleepada -Understanding and Management as per Ayurveda

This article is written by Dr. MS Krishnamurthy MD (Ayu), PhD (Ayu). Age old Ayurveda explains a disease by name Shleepada, which is correlated with Elephantiasis. In Sanskrit, 'Shlee’ means Elephant and ‘Pada’ refers to foot. A diseased condition … [Continue reading]

Reading Is A Better Hobby Than TV During Pregnancy: 5 Strong Reasons

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During pregnancy, it is now a proven fact that the mental outfit of the mother has a direct impact on the child. Hence you are told to be mentally active during pregnancy. I often recommend my clients to go for reading positive books and to avoid TV … [Continue reading]

Home Remedy For Fever With Pitta Kapha Imbalance Using Kutki

Fever With Pitta Kapha imbalance will have symptoms like heaviness, internal burning sensation, headache etc. Let us learn about a simple home remedy for this condition. … [Continue reading]

Cancer- Ayurvedic Understanding And Hopeful Treatment Modalities

This article is written by Dr. MS Krishnamurthy MD (Ayu), PhD (Ayu). Cancer is a burning problem nowadays. The disease is more common in developed and developing countries than the undeveloped nations. It determines one strong point that modern … [Continue reading]