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Forum Thread: Natural Remedies for Lower Back Pain Relief

In today's world, lower back pain which is also known as Slip Disc, prolapse of disc, herniated disc, and degenerative disease. Sciatica is the major cause of lower back pain. When there is pressure on the sciatic nerve along with lower back pain there is pain in the sole of the affected foot radiating towards the calf muscles. The pain begins at the lower back covering the buttocks and radiating towards the knee joint, calf muscles and goes till the big toe and this pain can be felt in the e...

Forum Thread: Alternative Treatments for Depression and Anxiety

DR. MADAN GULATI: Depression is of various types. If the symptoms of sadness persist for a few days or the person has kept a condition that if I get this than I'll be happy, it is known as Reactive Depression. Another type is Endogenic depression that is caused due to biological reasons or imbalance of hormones. Then there is severe or high risk depression in which the patient might commit suicide.

Forum Thread: How to Prevent Swine Flu (H1N1 Virus)

Giloy has been mentioned in Ayurveda for its antipyretic, anti—inflammatory and immune booster properties. It has tremendous role in strengthening your immunity, kills the pathogenic microbes. The herbal extract of Giloy has positive results to inactivate the swine flu. The herbal extract of Giloy in form of capsule will enhance your immunity, purify blood, kills flu virus and rejuvenate the body. Giloy capsules are 100% pure and do not cause any side effects.

Forum Thread: Herbs to Cure Sarcoidosis in Ayurveda

There is no cure for Sarcoidosis in modern science but this condition can be managed very well with ayurvedic treatment. According to Ayurveda, generation of endotoxins in the body is responsible for this autoimmune disorder. Toxins are known as Ama in Ayurveda. This accumulation of ama in the circulatory and lymphatic system leads to the disturbance in the functioning of immune system. This in turn makes the immune system weak. Due to this, antibodies accumulate in several organs of the body...

Forum Thread: Natural Diet for Ulcerative Colitis Patient

The major cause of the occurrence of Ulcerative Colitis is the consumption of oily, spicy and greasy food materials. Also, heredity and intake of unbalanced diet play a huge role to cause this disease. Lack of proper sleep, anxiety, consumption of alcohol, smoking are some other reasons behind it. It is advised that the patients must follow the given diet chart to get relief from the Ulcerative Colitis (A Painful Metabolic Disorder) and lead a healthy life.

Forum Thread: Treatment of Migraine Headaches in Ayurveda

According to Ayurveda cause of migraine is the aggravation of pitta dosha. There are various factors like our life style and improper eating habits leads to vitiation of pitta dosha. Imbalanced pitta dosha results in the impairment of digestion which causes the production of toxins (ama). These toxins get accumulated in the manovahi strotas (mind channels), become the cause of pain in migraine. Migraine Care Pack is an effective combination of herbal supplement to treat migraine naturally. Re...

Forum Thread: Diet to Follow in Ulcerative Colitis

Ulcerative colitis is a tri-doshic imbalance disease. There is an imbalance of all three doshas; Vata, Pitta and Kapha, plus there is too much accumulation of Ama (Toxins). In Ayurveda, it is possible to cure the disease with Ayurvedic herbs, diet and lifestyle changes. This video is dedicated to all patients suffering from Ulcerative colitis who wants to know, which diet they should follow.

Forum Thread: Herbal Remedies for Rheumatoid Arthritis & Joint Pain

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disorder where your immune system starts invading its own body's tissues by mistake. According to Ayurveda, Rheumatoid arthritis (Amavata) is due to imbalance of vata dosha. Intake of vata and kapha-aggravating foods lead to the impairment of digestive fire which forms Ama (toxin) in body. Toxins accumulation leads to rheumatoid arthritis. To treat the rheumatoid arthritis naturally, herbs in Ayurveda pacifies the Vata Dosha along with Kapha and eliminate...

Forum Thread: Home Remedies for IBS - Irritable Bowel Syndrome

IBS (Irritable bowel syndrome) is an inflmmatory disease of intestines. The symptoms are Abdominal pain or cramping, Bloating, Gas, and Diarrhea. There are several lifestyle changes and home remedies that you can try at home to provide some relief. Cumin, Fennel, Thyme, Ginger, Butter milk, Coriander and Turmeric are some most effective home remedies to take care of IBS naturally.

Forum Thread: Top Home Remedies for Hemorrhoids (Piles)

Dr. Meenakshi says, Piles is today's problem due to long sitting for hours in chairs at offices or using computers. You may feel ashamed, not even to discuss with your partner. The inflammation around anus put you in discomfort positions like itching, burning and pain, affecting your overall performance. In spite of using allopathic medicines and ointments, you can use some home remedies to effectively treat pile without side effects like radish juice, marijuana paste, elephant foot yam (zimi...

Forum Thread: Health Benefits of Triphala-Natural Colon Cleanse

Triphala is a well-balanced formulation of these three constituents. All of these three constituents have been studied scientifically and the result confirms the traditional benefits of the same. In total, it is one of the best Ayurvedic rasayana or preparation that offers an excellent solution for lowering cholesterol level, reducing high blood pressure, enhancing blood circulation, improving digestive system and managing eradication without being dependent on laxatives.

Forum Thread: Ethnic Organic?

Hey Ms. Jack,  I love going to ethnic food stores and romanticize that they have far less processed items than your average American supermarket.   What are your tips for shopping at places that don't advertise organic products, but may have them?  Also, what are your favorite places for specialty goods and spices?

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