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MANAGING PILES WITH AYURVEDA

MANAGING PILES WITH AYURVEDA

by Kottakkal Support July 20, 2020

The three dosas become morbid by their aggravating factors and the three anal sphincters become afflicted at the ano-rectum. Piles caused by vata and kapha are known as dry piles and are usually less painful with no bleeding. Piles caused by pitta and/or rakta are associated with bleeding and are very painful this is known as wet piles.

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CHRONIC CONSTIPATION AND INDIGESTION

CHRONIC CONSTIPATION AND INDIGESTION

by Kottakkal Support June 07, 2020

Ayurveda recognizes constipation as any regular change from a normal routine of frequency, size, consistency, or ease of elimination. The inability to completely evacuate the bowels or passing very hard stools is known as constipation or vibandha.

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5 Ayurvedic Ways To Detoxify

5 Ayurvedic Ways To Detoxify

by Kottakkal Support April 07, 2018

A build-up of toxins is a primary cause of disease, according to Ayurveda. Toxins, also known as Ama, can manifest physically or mentally. Toxins accumulate when we eat food that isn't properly digested and then eliminated. Ama is known as the "mother" of all diseases: arthritis, heart problems, digestive issues, chronic problems, you name it. 

Ayurveda recommends 5 steps to eliminate toxins.

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Sneh Kalpana: Preparation & Use of Medicated Oil & Ghritam in Ayurveda

Sneh Kalpana: Preparation & Use of Medicated Oil & Ghritam in Ayurveda

by Kottakkal Support August 13, 2017

In Ayurveda, medicated oils and ghritam (medicated ghee) are prepared using specific processes and principles described in detail in the classical Ayurvedic texts. These remedies are used by Ayurvedic physicians for many kinds of disorders affecting the different systems of the human body.

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Digestion Through the Lens of Ayurveda

Digestion Through the Lens of Ayurveda

by Kottakkal Support March 14, 2017

In Ayurveda, healthy digestion on the physical level is the most important thing to cultivate to have long-term wellbeing on all levels. Healthy digestion creates a healthy life. Weak digestion creates an unhealthy life. It is not always that simple, but oftentimes it can be.

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6 Tips for Relieving Back Pain with Ayurveda

6 Tips for Relieving Back Pain with Ayurveda

by Kottakkal Support February 28, 2017

Low back pain is a common problem today. The main culprits are stress, poor posture, unhealthy diet and lifestyle and weak digestion and muscles. Fortunately, Ayurveda offers many solutions to soothe back pain. Here are 6 things that you can do on your own to begin the healing process!

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Healing Constipation with Ayurveda for Practitioners: Practices & Remedies

Healing Constipation with Ayurveda for Practitioners: Practices & Remedies

by Kate Lewin August 14, 2016

Constipation is a major problem in modern society. With a diet that is commonly made up of refined and processed food and a stressful lifestyle that promotes being constantly on-the-go, many people think that having a bowel movement every couple of days, experiencing difficulty eliminating and feeling that a bowel movement is incomplete is not an issue. But constipation is a major contributor to many other diseases and disorders. This article, geared toward Ayurvedic doctors and practitioners, describes the definition of constipation as well as practices and specific herbal remedies for different types and severity of indigestion. Click the link to read more!  

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