Health Conditions

How Ashwagandha Helps Hypothyroidism

How Ashwagandha Helps Hypothyroidism

One in 20 million people suffer from hypothyroidism. Ashwagandha or Withania somnifera helps hypothyroidism as it assists in balancing hormones and T4 levels. Ashwagandha is an adaptogen. It restores energy, supports adrenal function and combats depression, anxiety and stress. Keep reading to learn how hypothyroidism occurs, the Ayurvedic view, how Ashwagandha helps hypothyroidism …

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The Warning Signs Of Hemorrhoids And Piles, Plus Preventative Steps You Can Take

According to Ayurveda, there are many premonitory symptoms or warning signs of hemorrhoids and piles, which can be seen before the disease symptoms are exhibited. Some of these warning signs include hard and irregular stools or constipation along with the passing of excessive flatulence. The client may show less interest …

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Ashwagandha Insomnia Remedy From Ancient Indian Wellness

Ashwagandha Insomnia

Are you having trouble falling asleep? Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) may be just the remedy for you. As signified by its botanical name, Withania somnifera, ‘somnifera’ means “sleep-inducing”. It has been recommended for sound sleep for centuries.  Ashwagandha Insomnia Due to the relentless pace and pressures of today’s modern lifestyle, the …

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Ayurveda’s Natural Treatment For Low Thyroid (Underactive Thyroid)

Ayurveda's Natural Treatments For Low Thyroid (Part 2)

Ayurveda’s natural treatment for low thyroid or underactive thyroid is quite different than the standard treatment prescribed by western medicine. Ayurveda first determines the underlying root cause before recommending a natural, personalized treatment plan. People with low or underactive thyroid present with similar symptoms however variations occur from person to …

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Rheumatoid Arthritis: Causes, Signs, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Natural Ayurvedic Management (Amavata)

Rheumatoid Arthritis: Causes, Signs, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Natural Ayurvedic Management (Amavata)

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease that causes chronic inflammation of the joints. Autoimmune diseases are illnesses that occur when the body’s tissues are mistakenly attacked by their own immune system. Rheumatoid Arthritis Causes The cause of rheumatoid arthritis is unknown. Even though infectious agents such as viruses, bacteria, …

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Dementia, Dementia Medication, Dementia And Depression, Herbs For Dementia

Dementia, Dementia Medication, Dementia + Depression, Herbs For Dementia

Dementia has displaced HIV/AIDS for the number 7 spot on the global health watchdog’s list of the 10 biggest causes of death worldwide. Worldwide, there are 47.5 million people with dementia and another 7.7 million new cases are diagnosed every year. These cases often have a version of deterioration in cognitive …

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Ayurvedic Diet And Lifestyle for Highly Sensitive People (HSP)

The term Highly Sensitive People (HSP) is a term that came about in 1990 by a group of psychologists to describe people who have a more highly active nervous system. Highly Sensitive People are very affected by external emotional, sensory and environmental stimuli. This means that they are more aware of their surroundings …

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Ayurvedic Diet, Lifestyle + Herbs For Heart Disease, Number 1 Killer

The word ‘courage’ in the English language is derived from the latin word ‘cor’, which means heart. In our culture, we use phrases like “it takes heart” to describe the courageous quality of achieving something extraordinary. The heart is also considered central to our emotional experiences of love, generosity, compassion …

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After 4 Months, Woman’s Knee Pain ’75-80% Gone’ (Case Study)

By Vedika Global Anchor Teacher Vaidya Abhijit Jinde, B.A.M.S. Ayurveda believes that all disease and afflictions are caused by an imbalance in an individual’s prakriti, or “physical and mental constitution.” Ayurveda’s approach is to put the client back into balance by recommending changes in diet and lifestyle, and for more advanced cases, …

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