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Metabolic Mechanism

The Metabolic Mechanism The metabolic mechanism is closely associated with the digestion process. In fact, the terms ‘metabolism’ and ‘digestion’ refer to the body’s instinctive and natural processes of breaking up, absorption and assimilation of the food items we consume.…
Obesity Deitary regimen, causes and treatment

Obesity is termed Medoroga in Ayurveda. Obesity refers to the abnormal accumulation of fat in the body. How and why does Fats accumulate? Fats accumulate as the metabolism process fails to keep pace with the amount of fat intake. We…
Gout Diet, Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Gout is known as Vatarakta in Ayurvedic terminology. Gout is painful. It is basically a metabolic ailment. Gout Symptoms Gout results in inflammation of the joints. Chalky deposits accumulate in the joints. However, Gout affects the toe first. The toe…
Goitre Swelling Of The Neck Symptoms Causes Diet & Treatment

In Ayurvedic terminology, Goitre is known as Galaganda. It occurs in the thyroid gland. Goitre Symptoms The main characteristic of Goitre is swelling in the front portion of the neck. The swelling becomes quite prominent with time. It may cause…
Diabetes Types, Diet, Symptoms, causes & Treatment

Diabetes is known as Madhumeha in Ayurvedic terminology. It is also known as the ‘Rich man’s disease’. This is because diabetes occurs when a person is over nourished. Once one contracts Diabetes, it is quite difficult to cure it. One…
Cervical Spondylosis “neck arms shoulders back portion stiffness

Cervical spondylosis is commonly known as Spondylitis. Cervical spondylosis is known as Griva sandhigata vata. The osteo-arthritic type of Spondylitis is known as Spondylosis. It adversely affects the cervical vertebrae. Cervical spondylosis strikes the vertebrae. This ailment also affects the…
Rheumatoid arthritis causes symptoms treatment & diet

AILMENTS OF JOINTS, GLANDULAR & METABOLIC PROCESSES This section contains the details of eight most commonly complained diseases affecting the joints, as well as the glandular and the general metabolic processes. These are detailed in the following sub-sections: (1) Rheumatoid…