Ayurveda

Cure Diabetes mellitus (Madhumeha)

According to Ayurveda, the consideration of a patients lifestyle, age, type of work, psychosocial needs and willpower is important in a management plan. The latter includes the necessary panchakarmas (cleansing methods), herbal formulas, a healthy meal plan, and regular blood sugar monitoring. A physician needs to evaluate the plan at each visit and make necessary…

Obesity prevention

When it comes to obesity prevention and management, Ayurveda has much to offer, with daily and seasonal regimens that include healthy foods, yoga exercise, panchakarma and medicines. For obese patients, according to the symptoms of ama, digestive (dhatwagni deepan) and carminative (pachan) medications are given. Ayurvedic formulations of a guggulu kalpa decoction are also advised with…

Ayurveda can prevent AIDS

Ayurveda can help in preventing AIDS by strengthening the body’s defence system through herbs and a supplementary code of conduct, doctors at a recent meeting of international policymakers on HIV here, said. “Apart from ‘Achaar Rasayan’ (code of conduct), the ancient system of Indian medicine provides for a whole range of herbs for the prevention of…

Herbal and home remedies for back ache

Though back and neck problems are quite common, yet people tend to ignore them until it becomes so complicated that the help of doctors and extensive medication is needed. There could be various causes that lead to back and neck problems. Neck tension could be caused due to physiological reasons like unaccustomed exercise or by…

A home remedy kit for natural acne

Acne or pimple is a common problem affecting men and especially women of all age groups. Acne is formed when pores of the skin gets clogged with oil and dead skin cells. Hence oily skin is more prone to acne when compared to normal and dry skin. Acne mostly appears in areas that contain the…

Heart tonic from buckthorn berry

Indian scientists have managed to extract juice from the buckthorn berry. The juice is believed to be good for the heart, the BBC reported. Sea buckthorn is a known source of cholesterol-lowering compounds, but extracting its juices was difficult. Juice was extracted by using high speed centrifugation. The researchers then separated the juice from the…

Herbal face packs for youthful and beautiful skin

Naturally healthy and beautiful skin is every womans wish. Since age old days, women of India have been depending on herbs and other natural products for skin and body care. Ayurveda has herbal remedies for all kind of skin problems like acne, wrinkles, scars and for increasing the glow and fairness of the skin in…

Herbal Remedies for dry skin and wrinkles

Dry skin is more prone to premature ageing when compared to normal or oily skin. Dry skin generally lacks moisture, and hence the skin loses its suppleness and smoothness and tends to develop laugh lines, fine lines and wrinkles. Dry skin generally looks dehydrated and shows signs of cracking or chapping, and fine lines tend…

Home Remedies for Dry skin care

Home Remedies for dry skin are best obtained in ones kitchen pantry. A natural home remedy for dry skin could be made by application of a combination of common foods. Some common ingredients used for dry skin care include olive oil, honey, oat meal and yogurt. In addition to this certain kinds of herbal teas…

Oily Skin Care : Herbal and Home Remedies

Oily skin generally appears shiny, has rough pores and is prone to pimples, blackheads and blemishes. In oily skin, the sebaceous glands produce excess oil which oozes out through the pores of the skin giving it a shiny look. Oily skin could be due to heredity, hormone levels, diet, pregnancy, humidity, or due to the…