Treating the Common Cold or Flu Through Understanding Our Biological Association With Nature, SANUM Therapy and Ayurvedic Concepts (Part II)

Continued from Part I Metabolic functions of microbes Production of enzymes, substrates, and metabolic products Important functions in the macroorganism’s metabolism of carbohydrates, fats and proteins. Biosynthesis of vitamins and conversion of steroid compounds. Regulation of energy by means of the oxidation and glycolysis of foods. Detoxification of ammonia, phenol, cresol, nitrosamines, N-hydroxyacetylaminofluorines and N2-fixation. […]

Treating the Common Cold or Flu Through Understanding Our Biological Association With Nature, SANUM Therapy and Ayurvedic Concepts (Part I)

Well, as the saying goes, its getting to be cold and flu season, again. And, with the recent reduction in flu vaccines due to contamination, Americans will be eager to look for alternatives to the treatment of this annual influence. SANUM Therapy offers a number of supportive remedies for these so-called viral conditions, such as […]

The Use of Metals & Minerals in Ayurvedic and Siddha Medicine

Extreme opinions exist about the use of metals & minerals in Indian Traditional Medicine namely Ayurveda and Siddha Medicine.Very often analytical laboratories publish news articles about the existence of heavy metals such as lead and arsenic in well known Ayurvedic formulations such as Chyavanprash. The interesting factor is that the classical preparation of Chyavanprash does […]

Ayurveda: The Healing System of The New Millennium

In spite of the claim to being scientific, the antidotal approach of allopathy has given rise to more problems than it has been able to solve. This has turned the thoughts of most right thinking people all over the world to alternative systems of medicine. One hears the word ‘holistic’ in this context: the search […]

Psoriasis and Its Common Triggers

What is Psoriasis? Psoriasis is a non-contagious, non-infectious skin disorder identified as a form of the condition and tends to be unsightly and almost invariably is uncomfortable for the sufferer. It is generally accepted that the predisposition to psoriasis is inherited and psoriasis occurs in those where the condition is suitably triggered. In some the […]

Methods for Making Ayurvedic Preparations

Different pharmaceutical processes are used to make Ayurvedic remedies. The most important forms are: Juice Power Decoction Paste Infusion Cold Infusion Milk Preparation Linctus or Jam Medicated Oil and Ghee Alcoholic Preparations Pills or Tablets Scale Preparations Medicines Prepared by Sublimation Collyrium These different methods or processes for making Ayurvedic preparations are discussed in detail […]

The Best Ayurvedic Remedies for Common Ailments

There are many Ayurvedic medicines that can treat a variety of ailments, but there are however some medicines that are most beneficial for certain conditions. These are invariably kept in view by the Ayurvedic physicians while prescribing medicines for patients. They are as follows: