Tag Archives: Ayurvedic herbs

Brahmi: Uses, Benefits, Dosage, Side Effects + Ayurvedic Uses Of Bacopa Monnieri

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Here, we take a look at brahmi, its Ayurvedic uses, benefits, and side effects. We also take a look at its Ayurvedic applications, appropriate dosages, and compare it with a similar herb known as gotu kola. What Is Brahmi? Brahmi, also known botanically as Bacopa monnieri, is a very well-known Ayurvedic herb used …

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Nirgundi Uses, Benefits + Actions, Ayurvedic Applications Of Nirgundi

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What Is Nirgundi? Vitex negundo or nirgundi is an herb widely used in Ayurvedic, Chinese and western herbalism traditions. Let’s take a look at nirgundi’s Ayurvedic properties, uses, and benefits. It is a shrub or small tree native to the tropical regions of Asia as well as Eastern and Southern Africa, commonly found growing …

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Ashwagandha For Energy + Ashwagandha Use For Fatigue, Stress, And Insomnia

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Ashwagandha For Energy Ashwagandha, also known as Winter Cherry or Withania somnifera is one of the most widely recognized and used Ayurvedic herbs. Here we take a look at ashwagandha’s use in Ayurveda, ashwagandha’s qualities and actions, and whether ashwagandha affects energy levels and fatigue. It’s names offer insights into …

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Leukorrhea Causes, Symptoms + Ayurvedic Remedies For Abnormal Vaginal Discharge

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What Is Leukorrhea? Leukorrhea is a thick, whitish or yellowish vaginal discharge.  Here we take a look at leukorrhea causes, symptoms, and Ayurvedic remedies for leukorrhea. Excessive vaginal discharge associated with itching, burning sensation, and pain with body aches and fatigue is known as Leukorrhea in conventional western medicine and sweta pradara …

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Medhya Rasayana: Ayurveda For Cognitive Health + Natural Nootropics, Brain Herbs

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The Ayurvedic Solution To Maintaining Nervous Health With the kind of lifestyles that people follow these days, mental health and nervous system issues have become commonplace. Ayurveda offers an ideal solution –medhya rasayanas (Ayurvedic nootropics). Common issues people face nowadays include anxiety, depression, unnecessary stress, and mood swings. While conventional psychotropic …

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Sitopaladi Benefits, Ingredients, Dosage, Side Effects + More

Sitopaladi benefits, dosage, side effects and more.

Sitopaladi is an important Ayurvedic herbal formula. It is popular worldwide due to its various health benefits, including cold, cough and chronic respiratory problems. How should it be taken? Keep reading to learn sitopaladi dosage, sitopaladi side effects, sitopaladi ingredients and more. This formula is tasty. Leave your questions in the …

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Can Ashwagandha And Tulsi Be Taken Together?

Ashwagandha on the left, Tulsi on the right. Both offer stress relief and numerous other health benefits.

Great question! You’re probably also wondering about stress. Ashwagandha and Tulsi can be taken together for more powerful stress-relieving results. Let’s review each herb individually and then we’ll address safety, stress, Ashwagandha Tulsi tea, contraindications and more. Got a question? Drop them in the comments below. Here’s what we’ll cover …

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Shatavari Benefits, Uses, Dosage, Contraindications, How To Take Shatavari

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For centuries Shatavari has been used in Ayurvedic medicine for its medicinal benefits. There’s no doubt why this amazing herb is known as the ‘Queen of herbs’. Shatavari benefits are numerous, particularly for women. Benefits include feelings of emotional love as well as breast milk production, balancing female hormones, relieving …

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Guduchi Powder, Benefits, Side Effects, Contraindications + More

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‘Guduchi’ is a Sanskrit term which means, ‘that which protects the body from diseases’. Another name for this herb is ‘Amrita’, which refers to ‘the heavenly elixir’ according to Hindu mythology. According to the tale, Guduchi saved celestial beings from old age and kept them eternally young. The story is actually quite suggestive of …

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Ashwagandha Anxiety Relief Remedy That Works, True Or False?

Ashwagandha Anxiety Relief Remedy

Ashwagandha is an anxiety relief remedy that is effective, powerful and free of side-effects. It has anxiolytic, stress-relieving, neuro-protective properties which help foster a healthy mental environment. Ashwagandha has tons of other uses as well. In addition to anxiety relief, Ashwaganda is beneficial for sleep, acne, hypothyroidism, PCOS, arthritis, sexual …

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Triphala Benefits, Side Effects, Uses, Triphala Dosage, Churna + Guggul

Everything You Need To Know About Triphala: Benefits, Side Effects, Uses

Triphala is an Ayurvedic herbal formula composed of the powder of three fruits: amalaki, bibhitaki and haritaki. These three fruits have different healing properties in part due to its five different tastes. Here we discuss Triphala’s uses, benefits, dosages, and side effects. There are very few herbs in Ayurveda which …

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The HbA1C Test, Uncontrolled Diabetes + Mortality, Herbs For Diabetes

The HbA1C Test, Uncontrolled Diabetes + Mortality, Herbs For Diabetes

A recent analysis of National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data (NHANES) found that older adults who had an HbA1c above 8% were associated with increased risks for all-cause, cardiovascular and cancer-related deaths. What’s HbA1C? The HbA1C test is a blood test that provides information about a person’s average levels …

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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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