Tag Archives: Ayurvedic

Ayurvedic Tips for Kapha Season

Based on ancient texts called the Vedas, Ayurveda is a comprehensive healthcare system from India. It is known as the “Science of Life.” Ayurveda emphasizes the importance of creating and maintaining health through proper diet, daily and seasonal routines, appropriate exercise and lifestyle. Ayurveda is the sister science of yoga and utilizes the same techniques… Read More »

Coma and Semi-Coma – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Coma refers to a state of unarousable psychological unresponsiveness in which the subject lies with eyes closed and shows no response to external stimuli or inner need. Involuntary functions like heart-beat and respiration continue, though they may be irregular due to some concurring or causative disease. Deep coma refers to a state where corneal, pupillary,… Read More »

Histoplasmosis – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Histoplasmosis is a fungal infection prevalent in temperate climates throughout the world. Risk factors for this condition include living in endemic areas with contaminated soil; exposure to a large amount of the fungus; immunocompromised status; and concurrent respiratory diseases. This condition can be acute, chronic, or progressive and disseminated. Common symptoms include fever, headache, chills,… Read More »

Sickle Cell Anemia – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Sickle cell anemia is an inherited disorder of the blood caused by abnormal hemoglobin, which causes distorted (sickle shaped) red blood cells, which are fragile and prone to rupture. When the number of red blood cells decreases from rupture (hemolysis), the resultant condition is called as sickle cell anemia. Sickling can be exacerbated by injury… Read More »

Vitiligo (Leucoderma) – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Vitiligo is a medical condition in which irregular, white patches appear on the skin because of loss of melanin, the pigment that determines the color of skin, hair and eyes. While the exact cause is not known, heredity and a disturbed immune system are believed to be important contributing factors to this condition, which is… Read More »

Tabes Dorsalis – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Tabes dorsalis is a slow degeneration of the nerve cells and fibers in the spinal cord and is caused mainly by an untreated syphilis infection. This condition is more frequent in males than in females, with the symptoms appearing several decades after the infection, usually in mid life. Common symptoms include weakness, unsteady gait and… Read More »

Klinefelter Syndrome – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Klinefelter syndrome is the most common chromosomal disorder associated with male hypogonadism and infertility. This condition is caused by the presence of an additional X chromosome in the affected male. Common symptoms include small testes, low sperm count, breast enlargement in late puberty, learning disabilities, psychosocial problems, infertility, dental problems, mitral valve prolapse and venous… Read More »