Poly-Cystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) – Natural Treatment

Being one of the most complicated gynecological conditions, PCOS requires a proper evaluation of etiology. Some cases are due to high androgens and some to high estrogen levels. When estrogen is too high for prolonged periods of time, it results in a wide range of symptoms including an increase in follicle formation – this produces… Read More Poly-Cystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) – Natural Treatment

Ulcers – Natural Treatment

Licorice root has been used for treating ulcers, inflammatory skin conditions, low body weight, hepatitis, acidity, laryngitis, SARS, bronchitis, and many other conditions, for many years. In fact, there are references to licorice root in ancient Ayurvedic texts, dating back to 3000 B.C. According to multiple studies, the key chemical constituent “glycyrrhizin” has shown promising… Read More Ulcers – Natural Treatment

How to Fix Wrinkles, Saggy Skin, and Signs of Aging.

One of the most obvious signs of aging is the development of wrinkles and saggy skin. Facial skin has a hard time maintaining its health and elasticity due to multiple factors including less use of facial muscles, poor nutrition, dehydration, stress, excessive makeup use, poor circulation, smoking, alcohol, and several other things. While there are tons… Read More How to Fix Wrinkles, Saggy Skin, and Signs of Aging.

Scanty, Absent, or Suppressed Menstruation and Its Natural Treatment

Scanty menstruation is called Hypomenorrhea and in some cases may be considered as Amenorrhea. This condition can be caused by several factors, some physiological, some pathological and some psychological. Physiologically speaking, it can occur during the extremes of reproductive life (immediately after puberty or just before menopause. Pathologically, being severely underweight, hormonal problems (low thyroid, high… Read More Scanty, Absent, or Suppressed Menstruation and Its Natural Treatment

Excessive Menstrual Bleeding – Ayurvedic Treatment

Excessive menstrual bleeding is known as “Menorrhagia”. This condition can be quite detrimental in many ways since the excessive loss of blood can lead to severe anemia, which can then lead to cardiac arrest. Therefore, It is extremely important to get this condition under control quickly. The condition typically appears with the following features: -Excessive… Read More Excessive Menstrual Bleeding – Ayurvedic Treatment

Natural Relief for Food Poisoning, Vomiting And Upset Tummy

During my studies in India (which lasted 6 years) I experienced food poisoning, vomiting, upset tummy, and many other digestive problems innumerable times. It was quite an inconvenience as it would happen all the time and at the worst possible moments. The last thing anyone needs while in medical school is to be constantly sick.… Read More Natural Relief for Food Poisoning, Vomiting And Upset Tummy

Mental Hyperactivity – A Classical Ayurveda Approach

When a person has trouble concentrating, focusing or keeping the mind still, it is considered a problem of “Vata” (the air element), within the body. Vata is the physiological mechanism responsible for the conduction/induction of movement, perception, and consciousness itself (The nervous system functions) , this obviously includes the mental faculty. The functions of the air… Read More Mental Hyperactivity – A Classical Ayurveda Approach