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Dr. Pradnya Aptikar - Ayurveda, Thane

Dr. Pradnya Aptikar

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B.A. Sanskrit, BAMS, M.A. Sanskrit, MS -Gynaecology Ayurveda

Ayurveda, Thane

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Namaskar! Mai Dr. Pradnya Aptikar hun. Me Thane me 18 saal se practice kar rhi hun. I am practici...

Namaskar! Main Dr. Pradnya Aptikar hun. Main Thane mein 18 saal se practice kar rahi hun. I am practicing as a Ayurvedic Gynaecologist. Jisme mein main infertility ke patients treat karti hun.

Aaj hum is video mein baat karenge, infertility ka or ek issue abhi zyaada dikhayi deta hai. Jaise ki anti-mullerian hormone jo hota hai vo bahut patients mein , abhi 24-25 ki umar mein hi kam dikhayi deta hai. Iska jo normal range hota hai, vo above 1 hona chaiye ya 2 k above hona chaiye. 2 to 6 is the normal range. Lekin bahut se patients mein , it is less than 0.3 or 0.01. To ye humein bata deta hai ki stree ke sharir me ande kitne abhi tak hai.

Agar ye low bata deta hai, to uska matlab uske khud ke ande jo hain, vo kam hote ja rahen hain or khud ke ando se vo conceive nhi ho payegi. Bachha nhi ho payega. To kabhi kabhi aise cases mein modern technology ke doctor se ya fir modern technology agar hum jaante hain, test tube baby kraana chahte hain, to usme humein donor egg lena padta hai ki jisme jis stree ke ande ache hain, us stree ke ande leke vo test-tube baby karana pdta hai.

Agar hum ande ki quality badahna chahte hain , to hum ayurveda se ye kar sakte hain. To ye treatment ke liye main , mere clinic mein ayurvedic dawaiyan peat me dete hain or panchakarma chikitsa jisme shirodhara ho ya fir vaman, virechan, aise jo panchakarma ke detoxification processes hain or iske sath sath counseling hai, diets hai or lifestyle jo hai, suko modify krne ke hum kuch upay btate hain. To ye ab agar aap chizen krte hain to ande ki quality hum badha skte hain. Agar aap conceive nhi kar paa rhe ho ya agar aapko iske bare me or jankari chaiye ya fir mujhse milna chahte hain, mujhse appointment lena chahte hain to you can contact me through lybrate.com. Thank You.

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Namaskar! Mai Dr. Pradnya Aptikar hoon. Thana mei practice kar rahi hoon kai salon se. Meri jo pr...

Namaskar! Mai Dr. Pradnya Aptikar hoon. Thana mei practice kar rahi hoon kai saalon se. Meri jo practice hai, usmein main infertility ke patients treat karti hoon.

Aaj is video mein hum baat karenge infertility ki hi. Ismein kai patients ki report to normal aati hai, phir bhi vo conceive nahi kar paate hain. Ya phir jo test tube baby ke liye bhi jaate hai, jisko Artificial Reproductive Technology kahte hain- IUI ho ya test tube baby ho, embryos taiyaar hone ke bavjood bhi wo implant nahi ho paate. Toh yeh cheez ke bare mei mai aaj batane ja rahi hoon.

Isme bahut baar aisa hota hai ke jo endometrium lining hota hai , vo bahut thin hota hai. Jaise ki jo normal endometrium ki thickness hoti hai , voh 7 ya 8 mm ke uper hone chiye. Lekin koi koi patients mein pehle se hi kabhi kabhi hormones ke ulta palat ho ya kabhi kam zyaada ho , uske vajah se ya phir TB ki shikayat ho, kise ko pait ka TB ho sakta hai uske vajha se ya phir koi dietary inadequacy ho ya phir koi lifestyle disorder ho uski vajha se. Kabhi kabhi baar baar bachedani saaf karne se jise diancie bolte hain, frequent diancie karte hain uske vahja se endometrium thickness jo hai , voh kam ho jata hai. Voh kabhi kabhi 5 ya 6 aisa hota hai. Toh usmain bacha rehne k receptors hote hain voh kam ho jate hain.

Kabhi kabi uske ander jo blood suply hota hai vo kam ho jata hai, toh uske vajha se bache conceive nahi ho pate hain. Implantation vo jo embryos transfer karte hain test tube baby mein , voh bhi kabhi kabhi implant nahi ho paate hain ya kabhi kabhi implant ho bhi jate hain toh voh missed abortion ya phir jaldi hi pahle ya doosre mahine mein abort hoke gir jaate hain. Toh aise mein hamara ayurved kaise kam karta hai? Ismain ayurved mein hum dietery habits badalte hain, lifestyle changes krne ke liye hum aapko salah dete hain aur kuch uttarpasi jaise treatment hain Panchakarma aur pait main bhi dava dete hain.

Toh isse hame kaafi faayda hota hai or bachha jaldi reh sakta hai. Lekin iske liye aur bhi kuch cheezein hamein karni padti hain , jiske liye aapko mere se appointment leni padegi. For more information you can contact me through Lybrate.com aur agar appointment bhi book karni hai toh Lybrate.com se book kar sakte hain. Thank you so much!

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Symptoms and Treatment of PCOD

Namaskar, mai Dr Pradnya Apitkar Thane mein practise kr rahi hun as a Ayurvedic Gynaecologist. Pichale bees saalon se practise kr rahi hun. Aaj hum iss video mein thodi baat-cheet karenge, PCOD ke patient mein jo cosmetic problem aate hain uske bare mein. Jaise bahut si ladkiyan aati hain hai fall, jaise baal girna aur pimples ki shikayat leke. Muh ke upar acne yani pimples bahut baat jo pitikayen rehti hain choti-choti wo bahut si aa jati hain. Toh bahut baar ye cosmetic problem karke uske baare mein, chikitsa ya fir treatment kaise kiya jata hai uske bare mein pucha jata hai. Lekin agar hum detail history lete hai toh bahut si ladkiyon ke periods irregular rehte hain ya fir bahut si ladkiyon ke periods regular hone ke bawajood agar menstrual flow jo rehta hai, bleeding agar kam ho, scanty menses ho, ya kabhi-kabhi jayada bhi ho jaise menorrhagia jaisi conditions rehti hai jisme period ke dwara jayada rakt sarah hota hai. Toh ye jo shikayatey hain, wo directly relate kerti hain cosmetic problems mein. Jaise ki PCOD mein ovulation yani ki anda job anta hai woh bahut deri se banta hai, ya kabhi-kabhi banta bhi nahi hai. Toh uski wajah se strivishisht hormones jo hain wok am hote hain aur jo purush vishisht hormones hain jisme testosterone jaise hormones rehte hain, wo shareer mein uski matra bad jati hai aur uski wajah se facial hairs jisse hirsutism bolte hain, jaise daadi ya much jaise baal aane lagte hain aur jo sar ke baal hote hain jo ki zaruri hai usme wo hair fall ke jaise symptoms dikhayee dete hain. Usme jaise hum bolte hain ki testosterone induced aur dependent alopecia, usme baal gir jate hain. Aur uske alwa muh ke upar, gaalo ke upar baal aana, ya fir phunsia jaise acne jise bolte hain, pimples jise bolte hain wo aana shuru ho jate hai. Usme kai baar pus formation hota hai, kai baar dard jayada hota hai aur uski uttpatti jayada der hone ke bawajood usme scars taiyar ho jate hain, jaise chehre ke upar daag taiyar ho jate hain. Toh iske upar ayurved mein bahut achche se ilaj hai, isme jaise face pack bhi hai, head massage bhi hai aur uske alawa jo underline jo uska root cause hai, jaise hormonal imbalance hai, testosterone ki matra badu hui hai usko balance karne ke liye hum pait mein kuch dawaiyan dete hain. Panchkarma ka bhi isme istemal kiya jata hai, jaise ki virechana ho, vasti treatment ho ye sab cheeze hamare yahan ki jati hai ki jisme hum iske upar puri taranh se milke root cause ke tahat hum ja sakte hain.

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Hello Everyone!<br/><br/>I am Dr. Pradnya Aptikar. Practicing as an ayurveda gynecologist in dhan...

 

Hello Everyone!

I am Dr. Pradnya Aptikar. Practicing as an ayurveda gynecologist in dhany for last many years.

Abhi aj hum is karekaram main bat krn gy lifestyle disorders k bary main. Jaiys k ap ko sb ko pta hai k abi agly 20 saal main zyada beemariyan barh rai hain. Jis main hain diabetes or thyroid or PCOD. Ye teeno chezain hamein bar bar dekhai deti hn. Or jo patients aty hain un main bhi yahi chezain dekhai deti hain. To is ka karan kya hai? To agr hum dekhain to these are lifestyle disorders. Hamary jo khany peeny ka, rehn sehan ka timing badal gya hai. Stress bhi zyada barh gya hai to us ki waja sy ye sb teeno bemariyan ek sath dekhai deti hain ya phr alag alag dekhai deti hain. Jaisy k agr udharan k tor py hm dekhain to 14 15 saal ki larkiyon ko bhi abhi ye sb dekhai deny laga hai k hypothyroidism, jis main thyroid ka jo secretion hai wok am hoty jata hai or phr wazan barhna, or periods irregular hona, balon ka girna or facial hairs barhna . ye sb dekhai deta hai. To in k sath sath kbi kbi hamein agr hum dekhain to insulin resistance bhi dekhai deta hai. Which is a pre-diabetic condition. In main kya hota hai k blood main, khoon main, insolin ki matra barh jati hai. Or us ki waja sy blood sugar ki matra jo hai wok am ho jati hai. Bar bar bhukh lgti hai. Is lye wo larkiya ya aurat jo bhi hai wo bar bar khana mangti hai. Khati rehti hai. Is ki waja sy wazan barht hai. Or itna khana khany k ba wajud, wazan hony k ba wajud bhi us ko bht thakan mehsus hoti hai. She cannot work in the evening also. To ye jo bat hai this is typically insulin resistance PCOD main dekhai deti hai. To wazan barhna, thakan mehsus hona, periods irregular hona, pasina bht ana ya phr nahi ana. Garden k nechy kali dararein parna, aisi sb chezain jo hain is ko bolty hn insulin resistance. To ye jo condion hai wo per-diabetic hoti hai. Agr is main hum sahe mainy sy treatment na dain yaw o agr hamary pas nahi aty hain to hm khud ka lifestyle modify kr k sudharty nahi hain. To ye jo hai wo pre-diabetes sy diabetes main badal jata hai. Jitna jaldi ho agr hum is main kam krn to hum is main reversible condition main a skty hain. To is main Ayurveda kya krta hai. To is main ayurved bht achy tareky sy kam krta hai. Is main hum panchakarma krty hain. Jis main k vaman verchan jaisy k jaisy detoxification process ho ya phr basti ho or diet or exercise k bary main bhi hum jankari dety hain. Or patient ko follow krny k lye bolty hain. Or ayurvedek ki bht sari jo dawaiyan hain. Jis ka hum is main istemal krty hain. To thyroid ho ya diabetes ho, pre diabetic condition ya phr periods irregular hn. PCOD ho jis main polisisting ovary diseases jaisy badain hon jis main period irregular ho k kbhi kbhi scanty menses jaisy k jism jis main khoon ek dam kam ya phir menorrhoea jis main khoon bht jata ho k 2 3 mahiny period nahi aty or us k bd 2 3 mahiny tk period ata hai or rukta e nai h. is main allopathy ki kitni bhi dawaiyan lain kam nahi krti hain. Is main hamara ayurved achy tareky sy kam karta hai. Or idher any k bad bhi aisa nai hai k hum 2 3 din dawai lein or hamein ek dam sy result mil jaye. Because it is scientific science. Science k mpor py hm jo kam krty hain to scientific jo rule hain us k mutabik hum dawaiyan istemal krty hain or kam sy kam aisy pateints maun ek saal tk treatment lena zaruri hota hai. Jis main punchkarma ho. Diet ho. Exercise ho. Or yoga behz bhi ho. Or is k sath sath kch dawaiyan bhi hon.

Or is k ilawa age apko kch zyada jan kari chahye to, for more information you can contact me through Lybrate.com. Thank you.

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Hello, everybody. I am DR Pradnya Aptikar. I am practising gynaecology in Thane from last 17 year...

Hello, everybody. I am DR Pradnya Aptikar. I am practising gynaecology in Thane from last 17 years. I am treating females having Gynaecological and obstetrical problems. Aaj is video me hum baat karenge Vaginal infections ke baare me jo ki bohot common hai females me. 14 years ki ladkiyo se lekar 70 years ki ladies me bhi hume dikhai deta hai.

Iske bohot types hai, jese ki;

Ek hota hai safed paani jesa jiska appearance thick, white hota hai, kisika yellow hota hai, kisika brownish, kisika greenish ya fir kisika paani jesa bhi hota hai. Iski wajah se bohot sare symptoms hote hai, jese ki lower abdomen me pain hona, lower back pain, vaginal itching. In symptoms ki wajah se females ki day to day life bohot he difficult hojati hai. Bohot problems hoti hai

Baar-baar in infections ke hone ki wajah se kuch females me infertility dikhai deti hai. So, this is a very common factor.

Iske liye hum jaankaari lete hai ki ise ayurveda se kese treat kiya jaae? Aur ye kyu hota hai?

Reproductive age groups me vaginal infections normally nahi hona chaie. Vagina ka jo pH rehta hai, that is acidic pH. So, normally we have all the resisting power against all the infections. But koi cheezein aisi hoti hai, jese ki unhygienic conditions, ya fir menstrual period me proper hygiene nahi rakhne se, ya fir during delivery period, ya fir delivery ke baad ke 3-4 months ke time duration me  proper hygiene na ho, ya fir apki immunity power kam ho. Aisi cases me infections ho sakte hai, ya fir apko frequent urinary track infections ho sakte hai. Iske lie Ayurvedic treatment, jise hum kehte hai Yonidhavan.

Iske liye hum herbal medicines are decoction karte hai, uska kadah bana ke hum baginal track wash kardete hai. Ye sitting me kiya jata hai, iske liye 7-15 sittings lagte hai. Aur kabhi kabhi cervix, uterus ka mhu pe swelling hoti hai, jese chronic erosion rehti hai, jiski wajah se white discharge ki complaint bar bar rehti hai.

Iske liye hum Pap smear test karte hai jisse ki hume inflammation, infection, cancer etc rule out kiye ja sakte hai. Ise test karne ke baad he hum vaginal treatment dete hai. Isme 7-15 sittings hote hai. Ise hum Ayurvedic herbs ke zariye theek karte hai jisse ki ye poora theek hojata hai. Humare treatment se yeh infection bar-bar nahi hota hai aur apki immunity badhane ke liye hum apko oral herbal medicines bhi dete hai.

Iske ilawa apko koi jankaari chaie ho to aap mujhe lybrate.com ke through contact kar sakte hai.

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Hello, everybody. I am Dr Pradnya Aptikar, practising as an Ayurvedic Gynaecologist in Thane from...

Hello, everybody. I am Dr Pradnya Aptikar, practising as an Ayurvedic Gynaecologist in Thane from last 17 years. I am an Infertility specialist. Is video me hum baat karenge Common cause of Infertility ke baare me which is Tubal block.

Isme fallopian tube block hone ki wajah se natural conception nahi ho pata hai, to patient ko Infertility ki problem face karni padti hai. To hum thoda samah lete hai ki ye Tubal block kya hai aur Ayurved isme kya kar sakta hai?

To jese ki aap yahan pe dekh rahe hai ki ye uterus hai, or ye fallopian tubes hai and ovaries. Periods ke 14th-16th day pe alternate ovaries se ek ek egg nikalta hai. Aur vagina se sperms ooper chale aate hai. Aur sperms agar acche hai to ye chale aate hai fallopian tube me aur ye egg ko fodd dete hai, jise hum kehte hai Fertilization. To ye fertilization tube main hota hai. To agar in tubes me swelling ho, ya tuebs blocked ho, paani udhar jama hua ho, to yeh tubes kaam nahi karti hai aur idhar fertilization ki process ho nahi paati hai. Iski wajah se fir Infertility ka saamna patient ko kara padta hai.

To abhi hum ye jante hai ki ye causes bohot tarah se hote hai. Lekin jo commonest cause hota hai, wo bohot baar pet ka TB hone ki wajah se hume tubal blocks dikhai dete hai. TB hone ke ilawa bhi jo other factors hai, jese ki infection, koi swelling, to isme Endriometrosis bhi rehta hai, jiski wajah se chipka chipki hojati hai, adagens hojate hai aur tubal blocks hojate hai. To ye tubal blocks ki wajah se conception nahi ho pata hai.

Ayurved iske baare me kya kehta hai?

Ayurveda me hum 2-3 tarah ki chikitsa karte hai. Mere clinic me ek jo chikitsa rehti hai tubal block door karne k lie, hum Uttara Basti naam ki ek chikitsa karte hai. Jese ki vagina ke raste hum kuch dawaiya ander daal dete hai, jese ki Uterine cavity ke ander hum daal dete hai. Ye process hum safety process ke under karte hai. Ye dawai ander tubes me chali aati hai aur hum tubes ko clean kar dete hai. Ye jo chikitsa rehti hai, wo hum periods khatam hone ke 10 din ke ander karte hai 3-5 din tak. Case to case ye differ karta hai ki 3 din ho ya 5 din ho. Hum jo ander dawai daalte hai use Uttara basti kehte hai. Isse tubal blocks door hote hai, aur agar tube me koi soojan ho ya fir koi adagens ho to wo kam hojate hai.

Lekin agar TB zada faila hua hai, agar grade 4 ka TB hai, to tube khulne ke baad bhi hume chances nahi milte hai. Iske baad test tube baby ka he hume istemaal karna padta hai. Lekin Uttara basti ka upyog hoga ya nahi hoga, ye hum case dekhne ke baad he bata sakte hai.

Uttara basti ka ek faeda bhi hota hai ki jo uterine cavity ki endiometry lining ko badhane ke liye hum kar sakte hai. Agar kisika tubal blockage khul nahi raha ho ya hume test tube baby ke liye jana pad raha ho, to test tube baby ke liye endometrial line accha hona chaie aur uski quality bhi acchi honi chaie. Iske liye hum Uttara basti ka upyog kar sakte hai. aur iske liye hum pet se bhi kuch dawaiya dete hai.

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Namaskar, main Dr Pradnya Aptikar hoon. Thane mein main 16-17 years se practice kar rahi hoon as ...

Namaskar, main Dr Pradnya Aptikar hoon. Thane mein main 16-17 years se practice kar rahi hoon as an ayurvedic gynaecologist. Ayurvedic gynaecology may be a new concept for you all. So ayurvedic gynaecology kis tarike se kaam karta hain? Jo classical Ayurved ki jaankari rakhte hain, aur modern science ki bhi jaankari hain, under one roof, I am working as an ayurvedic gynaecologist. Jis disease main Ayurved acchi tarike se kaam karta hain, usme ayurvedic medicines ki tarike se hum kaam karte hain. Aur jis diseases mein humein modern technology ki zarurat padhti hain diagnosis ke liye, jaise ki infertility ki baat hum lete hain, jisme hume X-ray, yap hire laparoscopy, hysteroscopy or surgery ki zarurat padti hai. In sab cheezon ko dhyan humein rakhte huye hume kaam karna padhta hain. Toh ayurvedic gynaecology hone ke bawajood, main baaki medicines or ayurvedic medicines ki bhi jaankari rakhti hoon. Jaise ki diabetes hai, thyroid disorders hai, endocrinological disorders hai, us me hum kaam karte hain. Aur yeh sab kaam ayurvedic medicines ke zariye kiya jaata hain. Ayurved jo hain, who alag tarike se kaam karta hain.

Aj hum infertility ke baare mein pehle baat karenge. Jaise ki by definition infertility ka matlab hain ki patient, ya couple agar ek saal se conceive nahi kar paa raha hain, phir toh hum unhein infertile bolte hain. Jaise ki the couple is trying for a baby for one year with unprotected sex, still they are not getting success, then the couple is defined as an infertile couple. Toh uske liye hum kaam karte hain. Toh agar apko dekha jay, toh isko hum anatomy apko mein batati hoon.

Isme yeh aap dekhte sakte hain ki yeh body of the uterus hain, yeh ovaries hain, and fallopian tubes hain. Toh isme agar PCOD jaise conditions hain, jaise ki ovaries mein agar anda taiyar nahin ho raha hain, har mahine mein  period aate hain, to periods start hone k 14th or 16th day ek ek anda right ya left ovaries se nikalta hain. Lekin agar ye nahi nikalta hain, ya phir immature nikalta hain, ya phir ovarian cyst taiyar ho jata hain, wo anda puri tarike se bahar nahi nikalta. Toh, yeh anda poori tarike se nikalne ke baad, yeh naliye usme kaam karte hain. Naliya usko jaise kheech leti hain. Then agar sperms acchi quality ke hain, toh ye upar swim karke aate hain, and yeh. Accha sperm is helpful in  fertilizing the ovum, and the embryo is formed in the fallopian tube, and that get implanted in the uterine cavity.

Aisi tarike se fertilization hoke, implantation hoke, pregnancy hoti hain. Lekin ye kisi bhi factor mein agar problem hai, toh infertility hoti hain. Jaise ki maine kaha ki ovarian cyst hain, PCOS hain, endometriosis hain, ya phir tubal blockage hain, toh phir humein success nahin milta hain, or humein infertility ka samna karna padhta hain. Toh is tarike mein, is mamle mein, ayurved kaise help karta hain?

Toh is mamle mein humein purification process rehti hain panchakarma se. Anda normal ya mature anda taiyyar hone mein hum kaam karte hain. Aur male partners mein agar sperm ki quality achchi nahi hain toh usme bhi hum panchakarma processes kar ke, hum sperm ki quality acChi tarike se badhate hain. Aur jis jis mein tubal blockages hain ya phir endometriosis hain, use bhi hum gynaceological panchakarma rehte hain. Jaise jise hum _____ bolte hain, aur uterus ki peeling process karke hum us mein kaam karte hain. Is me tubal blockages bhi nikal aatein hain, aur implantation ki chances badh jaate hain. Endometrium ki quality hum badhatein hain. IUI aur IVF jaise jo artificial reproductive techniques hain, isme bhi yeh karne se pehle agar hum panchakarma aur ye agar process karte hain, toh humein achchi tarike se results milte hain.

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She has over 20 years of experience as a Ayurveda. She has completed BAMS, MS -Gynaecology Ayurveda. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Pradnya Aptikar on Lybrate.com.

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B.A. Sanskrit - Tilak Ayurveda Mahavidalya & Post Graduate Institute, Pune University - 1995
BAMS - Tilak Ayurveda Mahavidalya & Post Graduate Institute, Pune University - 1996
M.A. Sanskrit - Tilak Ayurveda Mahavidalya & Post Graduate Institute, Pune University - 1997
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MS -Gynaecology Ayurveda - Tilak Ayurveda Mahavidalya & Post Graduate Institute, Pune University - 2001
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Piles - How Panchkarma Therapy Can Help?

B.A. Sanskrit, BAMS, M.A. Sanskrit, MS -Gynaecology Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Thane
Piles - How Panchkarma Therapy Can Help?

Piles, a condition wherein the veins in the anal canal are swollen and obstruct the normal function of defecation, starts to bleed and cause pain prolapse or produces a discharge. There are two types in it

  1. Internal: Seen inside rectum; generally does not show any symptoms, but sometime there may be protrusion causing bleeding.
  2. External: Seen under the skin around the anus.

Cause-

  1. Low fiber diet
  2. Obesity
  3. Pregnancy
  4. Inadequate fluid intake
  5. Straining on the toilet
  6. Hard stools

The symptoms are-

  1. Pain with skin irritation
  2. Bleeding with stool.
  3. Swelling around the anus

Complications are anaemia and strangulated hemorrhoids where the blood supply to internal hemorrhoids being cut n causes strangulations, causing extreme pain. Thus, when we do Panchakarma treatment the bowel system is strengthened and on consuming high fibre rich food, drinking more water, eating more fruits can prevent from the piles. Let us now see on the panchakarma treatment.

Ayurvedic Remedies for piles
External treatments

  1. Sesame seed paste: Sesame or “til” is a good treatment for bleeding piles when applied externally to the affected area.
  2. Muli or radish paste: Again, a fine paste made from this vegetable is useful in the case of painful piles which are not bleeding.
  3. Ayurvedic oils and creams: There are multiple ayurvedic oils and creams which can be very effective in curing or at least controlling piles. However, it is best to go to your nearest ayurvedic doctor for proper steps.

Treatment of piles by the Ayurvedic treatment of Panchakarma
Panchakarma is a formidable Ayurvedic treatment known for the purification of the body, mind and soul. It rejuvenates and detoxifies the body by removing accumulated toxins, thus improving metabolism by balancing the doshas.

It is usually a three-stage process.

  1. Purva (pre-operative)
  2. Pradhana (operative)
  3. Paschat (post operative)

Panchakarama covers a five step treatment out of which Virechan and Basti effectively helps in the treatment of piles.

1. Virechan- It removes pitta toxins such as herpes, zoster, jaundice, colitis and other infections. It clears bowel movement by cleaning the gall bladder and the liver.

Procedure: Concerned with the alimentary canal, it cures piles by a purgation process. Here the doshas are balanced in the form of waste excretion via faeces through the rectum. The heat produced from purgation medicines like Laxatives, Simple purgatives, Drastic purgatives, Hydragogues purgatives eradicates impurities from gall-bladder, liver and gastro-intestinal tract.

2. Basti- It treats vata dominated conditions and helps treat chronic diseases like constipation.

Procedure: It actively eliminates impurities through feces, urine and other excreta. Vata is located in the large intestine, which is why the medication directly affects ‘asthi dhatu’. Thus any medicines, when applied rectally, go into deeper bone tissues and cures vata disorders. It also gives relief from constipation.

If you are suffering from piles, consult a certified ayurvedic practitioner for treatment.

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PCOD - How Can Panchkarma Therapy Help Treat It?

B.A. Sanskrit, BAMS, M.A. Sanskrit, MS -Gynaecology Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Thane
PCOD - How Can Panchkarma Therapy Help Treat It?

Polycystic ovarian disease or PCOD is a disease of the ovary that is characterized by the larger size of the ovary, fluid-filled sacs in the ovary, multiple cysts etc. In this condition, the ovary is covered by a white, tough, and thick outer covering. PCOD can have many implications including hormonal imbalance, menstruation cycle related disorders, insulin production and its usage etc. Ayurveda explains PCOD as a Kapha disorder and aims at clearing the obstruction of Vatadosha of the pelvis, normalize the menstrual cycle and balance metabolism.

Causes of PCOS
As per modern science the cause of PCOS is not fully understood. It is unknown.

  1. Hereditary – Genetics may be a factor. PCOS seems to run in families, so your chance of having it is higher if other women in your family have it or have irregular periods or diabetes. PCOS can be passed down from either your mother's or father's side.
  2. Hormonal imbalance – In PCOS there is abnormality in secretion of androgens, luteinizing hormone(LH), sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG), prolactin. This may cause you to stop ovulating.
  3. Insulin resistance- Your body may have problems in using insulin leading to abnormal blood sugar levels. This increases the levels of insulin in your body, which increases androgen secretion again leading to hormonal fluctuations. The exact reason why these hormonal changes occur isn't known.
  4. Mild inflammation- Women with PCOS have mild inflammation, this type of low-grade inflammation stimulates polycystic ovaries to produce androgens in the body.

Ayurvedic approach in treating PCOD

Ayurveda looks at a holistic approach of treatment wherein the mind and the body are treated as one. The first step towards treating PCOS disorder is to reduce body weight along with lifestyle modification. The next step aims at countering the condition of PCOD with Panchakarma - a century-old treatment mechanism of Ayurveda. Some of the Panchakarma methods used in treating PCOD include Vamana, Vasthi, Virechana, Nasya etc. Before applying the Panchakarma therapy, oral administration of medicated oil is necessary. PCOS is a complex disorder which falls in artava kshaya, anartava, rasa vaha sroto dushti and medo vaha sroto dushti.

There is a definite cure for PCOS in ayurveda. But you must be patiently strong and willing as treatment may extend upto 6 months or 1 year.

Treatment includes panchakarma and internal medication. Panchakarma procedures like udvartana, vamana, virechana and basti.

  1. Uthara Vasthi: This procedure is very different from normal Vasthi in terms of its administration, ingredients, and quantity. This medication is applied to the uterus through the vagina. This is one of the best therapy when it comes to treating the polycystic ovarian syndrome.
  2. Vamana: Suitable herbal medication is prescribed to induce oral vomiting. It ensures that the toxin from inside the body comes out before the medication takes its effect on the source.
  3. Virechana: This is one of the cleansing methods that is prescribed in Panchakarma therapy. A patient is given herbal purgatives in the form of medicated oil to clear blockages of the Vata Dosha.
  4. Basti: This is the form of Panchakarma therapy that is meant for cleaning the alimentary canal. It has a calming effect on the Vata aggravation. This is the mode of medication where medicated herbal oil is injected through the anus. This procedure in Ayurveda is known as Basti. This is followed by another round of oil medication that has a mixture of herbal decoction, medicated oil, herbal paste, rock salt etc. 

‚ÄčBenefits of Panchakarma in Women with PCOS

  1. Reduces body weight.
  2. Decreases insulin resistance.
  3. Regulates normal hormone secretion. Fine tunes the endocrine system.
  4. Remove toxins.
  5. Corrects body metabolism.
  6. Mental faculties, strength and vitality are enhanced.
  7. Promotes fertility.
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Panchakarma Therapy For Infertility

B.A. Sanskrit, BAMS, M.A. Sanskrit, MS -Gynaecology Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Thane
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Namaskar! Main Dr. Pradnya Aptikar hun. Main Thane mein 18 saal se practice kar rahi hun. I am practicing as a Ayurvedic Gynaecologist. Jisme mein main infertility ke patients treat karti hun.

Aaj hum is video mein baat karenge, infertility ka or ek issue abhi zyaada dikhayi deta hai. Jaise ki anti-mullerian hormone jo hota hai vo bahut patients mein , abhi 24-25 ki umar mein hi kam dikhayi deta hai. Iska jo normal range hota hai, vo above 1 hona chaiye ya 2 k above hona chaiye. 2 to 6 is the normal range. Lekin bahut se patients mein , it is less than 0.3 or 0.01. To ye humein bata deta hai ki stree ke sharir me ande kitne abhi tak hai.

Agar ye low bata deta hai, to uska matlab uske khud ke ande jo hain, vo kam hote ja rahen hain or khud ke ando se vo conceive nhi ho payegi. Bachha nhi ho payega. To kabhi kabhi aise cases mein modern technology ke doctor se ya fir modern technology agar hum jaante hain, test tube baby kraana chahte hain, to usme humein donor egg lena padta hai ki jisme jis stree ke ande ache hain, us stree ke ande leke vo test-tube baby karana pdta hai.

Agar hum ande ki quality badahna chahte hain , to hum ayurveda se ye kar sakte hain. To ye treatment ke liye main , mere clinic mein ayurvedic dawaiyan peat me dete hain or panchakarma chikitsa jisme shirodhara ho ya fir vaman, virechan, aise jo panchakarma ke detoxification processes hain or iske sath sath counseling hai, diets hai or lifestyle jo hai, suko modify krne ke hum kuch upay btate hain. To ye ab agar aap chizen krte hain to ande ki quality hum badha skte hain. Agar aap conceive nhi kar paa rhe ho ya agar aapko iske bare me or jankari chaiye ya fir mujhse milna chahte hain, mujhse appointment lena chahte hain to you can contact me through lybrate.com. Thank You.

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Infertility: Why You Need To Improve Your Lifestyle?

B.A. Sanskrit, BAMS, M.A. Sanskrit, MS -Gynaecology Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Thane
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Namaskar! Mai Dr. Pradnya Aptikar hoon. Thana mei practice kar rahi hoon kai saalon se. Meri jo practice hai, usmein main infertility ke patients treat karti hoon.

Aaj is video mein hum baat karenge infertility ki hi. Ismein kai patients ki report to normal aati hai, phir bhi vo conceive nahi kar paate hain. Ya phir jo test tube baby ke liye bhi jaate hai, jisko Artificial Reproductive Technology kahte hain- IUI ho ya test tube baby ho, embryos taiyaar hone ke bavjood bhi wo implant nahi ho paate. Toh yeh cheez ke bare mei mai aaj batane ja rahi hoon.

Isme bahut baar aisa hota hai ke jo endometrium lining hota hai , vo bahut thin hota hai. Jaise ki jo normal endometrium ki thickness hoti hai , voh 7 ya 8 mm ke uper hone chiye. Lekin koi koi patients mein pehle se hi kabhi kabhi hormones ke ulta palat ho ya kabhi kam zyaada ho , uske vajah se ya phir TB ki shikayat ho, kise ko pait ka TB ho sakta hai uske vajha se ya phir koi dietary inadequacy ho ya phir koi lifestyle disorder ho uski vajha se. Kabhi kabhi baar baar bachedani saaf karne se jise diancie bolte hain, frequent diancie karte hain uske vahja se endometrium thickness jo hai , voh kam ho jata hai. Voh kabhi kabhi 5 ya 6 aisa hota hai. Toh usmain bacha rehne k receptors hote hain voh kam ho jate hain.

Kabhi kabi uske ander jo blood suply hota hai vo kam ho jata hai, toh uske vajha se bache conceive nahi ho pate hain. Implantation vo jo embryos transfer karte hain test tube baby mein , voh bhi kabhi kabhi implant nahi ho paate hain ya kabhi kabhi implant ho bhi jate hain toh voh missed abortion ya phir jaldi hi pahle ya doosre mahine mein abort hoke gir jaate hain. Toh aise mein hamara ayurved kaise kam karta hai? Ismain ayurved mein hum dietery habits badalte hain, lifestyle changes krne ke liye hum aapko salah dete hain aur kuch uttarpasi jaise treatment hain Panchakarma aur pait main bhi dava dete hain.

Toh isse hame kaafi faayda hota hai or bachha jaldi reh sakta hai. Lekin iske liye aur bhi kuch cheezein hamein karni padti hain , jiske liye aapko mere se appointment leni padegi. For more information you can contact me through Lybrate.com aur agar appointment bhi book karni hai toh Lybrate.com se book kar sakte hain. Thank you so much!

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Ayurveda for Fatty Liver - What All Should You Know

B.A. Sanskrit, BAMS, M.A. Sanskrit, MS -Gynaecology Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Thane
Ayurveda for Fatty Liver - What All Should You Know

Fatty liver or steatosis refers to the condition in which excess fat gets accumulated in the liver causing the liver to dysfunction. Some percentage of fat in the liver is normal but if it gets beyond the figure of 5 to 10 percent, then it is surely a cause of concern. Such a condition warrants treatment and if fatty liver is not treated on time, it can lead to liver cirrhosis or cancer. Therefore, the signs and symptoms of fatty liver should be taken seriously.

Some of the common symptoms of fatty liver include pain in the abdomen, loss of weight, swelling in the foot, jaundice, and inflammation of the liver. Anyone who suffers from these symptoms is likely to suffer from fatty liver. But the good news is that it can be treated. There are medicines in Ayurveda, homeopathy, and allopathy for fatty liver and if one talks about Ayurveda, it treats fatty liver with a holistic approach.

1. Fatty liver and Pitta Imbalance: Ayurveda works on the principles of managing vata, pitta, and kapha – the three physical energies present in the human body. It believes that when there is any imbalance in these energies, dosha (disease) affects the body. According to Ayurveda, pitta is related to the metabolic system of the human body, which governs ingestion, digestion, and excretion. The liver, being a part of the metabolic system, is further related to pitta and this is why, when the pitta gets aggravated, the liver becomes diseased and starts to dysfunction. Ayurveda says that pitta imbalance is responsible for fatty liver. In fact, the liver is known as pitta in Ayurveda. It says that when toxins begin to build up in the liver, the liver has to work extra and this causes inflammation, ultimately leading to liver problems. So, Ayurveda tries to correct this imbalance through herbal medicines and detoxification treatment procedures.

2. Ayurveda dos and don’ts: Ayurveda is a holistic science and therefore, it does not focus on suppressing the symptoms, similar to what allopathy does. It is also free from side effects and gives a permanent relief. But the patient undergoing Ayurvedic treatment has to be mindful of their lifestyle and eating habits. In case of fatty liver, Ayurveda prohibits alcohol, smoking, and spicy and oily food. So, the patient should avoid these foods. These food items should not be taken by the patient during the treatment duration. Otherwise, the effect of the medicines will get nullified. Anyone who goes for Ayurvedic treatment should remember that diet and lifestyle is a part of the treatment process and both go hand in hand.

Only in mild fatty liver please take simple triphla, avoid fatty food in your diet and exercise regularly. For grade 2 and grade 3 fatty liver, please take proper treatment under the guidance of expert Ayurvedic doctor. In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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How You Can Balance Your Blood Sugar With Ayurveda?

B.A. Sanskrit, BAMS, M.A. Sanskrit, MS -Gynaecology Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Thane
How You Can Balance Your Blood Sugar With Ayurveda?

Diabetes is a metabolic disorder which is characterized by high blood sugar levels in the body. This occurs when the glucose in the body is not converted into energy due to the impaired functioning of insulin in the body. Insulin is a hormone in the body produced by the pancreas which processes sugar in the body. Impaired functioning of the insulin leads to a rise in blood sugar levels, thus leading to diabetes.

Symptoms-

The symptoms of diabetes differ from person to person, depending on how high one’s blood sugar levels are. Diabetes exhibits various symptoms such as frequent urges to urinate, extreme hunger, rapid weight loss and irritability. Fatigue, blurred-vision and increased thirst are some other common symptoms as well. Diabetes also slows down the healing process of any sore or injury in the body.

Causes-

The cause of diabetes is linked to improper functioning of insulin. There are four types of diabetes and each comes with its own set of causes:

Type 1 Diabetes-

In Type 1 diabetes, the immune system of the body starts to attack the healthy pancreatic cells which produce insulin. This reduces the insulin production in the body, causing a rise in the blood sugar levels.

Type 2 Diabetes and Pre-diabetes-

The causes for Pre-diabetes and Type 2 diabetes are very similar. In both the cases, the body starts becoming resistant to insulin, and the normal production of insulin cannot make up for this. This leads to accumulation of sugar in the blood, leading to diabetes.

Gestational Diabetes-

During pregnancy, a woman’s body produces hormones which play a major role in sustaining the pregnancy to a full term. However, these hormones tend to affect the functioning of insulin, leading to a rise in blood sugar.

Ayurvedic Treatment For Balancing Blood Sugar Level-

Ayurvedic treatments to regulate blood sugar aim to get your blood sugar levels under control and improve your overall health. As they are made from natural ingredients, these remedies do not have any side-effects unlike conventional treatments. The Ayurvedic remedies are:

  1. Diet: Maintaining a healthy diet is very important to get blood sugar under control. Avoid eating simple sugars as they spike blood sugar levels; instead of opting for fiber and complex carbohydrates such as whole grains and vegetables.

  2. Exercise: Regular exercise helps in keeping blood sugar in check, as it burns calories. You can opt for cardiovascular or weight training to burn calories and keep your metabolic rate elevated. A high metabolic rate means good amount of calories burned by the body at rest.

  3. Herbs: There are certain herbs that you can consume (in different forms) to control diabetes. Herbs such as ‘combination of amla and turmeric' everyday, if incorporated in the daily diet in prescribed dosages, can be beneficial in getting your blood sugar in check. Turmeric is another herb which has anti-inflammatory properties that can treat this condition by reducing body resistance to insulin and increasing insulin production by the pancreas.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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What Precautions Should Psoriasis Patients Follow?

B.A. Sanskrit, BAMS, M.A. Sanskrit, MS -Gynaecology Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Thane
What Precautions Should Psoriasis Patients Follow?

Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin disorder. Although it is non-contagious, the disease is quite complex. Erythematous plaques with silvery scales appear on skin layers, which basically characterise the disease. This excessive increase of cell division in the basal layer of the skin, results in increased proliferation on skin layers.

Symptoms

The symptoms of psoriasis vary from person to person. Some of the common symptoms of psoriasis are the following:

  1. Raised, red patches of skin topped with loose, silvery scales, usually on the knees or elbows
  2. Thick, red patches known as plaques, and dry, silvery scales appearing on the scalp, face, elbows, knees, palms, and soles of the feet.
  3. Dry, cracked skin that may bleed
  4. Joint swelling, tenderness, and pain
  5. Thickened, pitted or ridged nails

Causes of Psoriasis According To Ayurveda

Acharya Charak has described the involvement of vata and kapha in ekkushtha or psoriasis. Accumulation of toxins or ama could also lead to this condition.

  1. Viruddha Aahar (Opposite diet or contradictory foods) and Mithya Ahara (Improper Diet)
  2. Excessive intake of yogurt, seafoods, salty foods, black gram and sour foods, spicy foods, fermented foods, maida (fine flour), and bakery products, junk foods and fast foods, refrigerated and cold foods may contribute to psoriasis.
  3. Mithya Vihara (Improper Lifestyle)
  4. An irregular lifestyle disrupts the digestive process and creates imbalance in the doshas.
  5. Adrista Hetu (Unknown Cause)
  6. Excessive Physical and Mental Stress
  7. Leading a stressful life or too much consumption of alcohol and tobacco can also trigger psoriasis.

Ayurvedic Treatment for Psoriasis

Ayurvedic treatment of psoriasis includes counseling, lifestyle management, diet management and ayurvedic external and internal treatment. In the case of scalp psoriasis, shirodhara with proper oils is also a very effective treatment. Treatment may also include stress management, oral Ayurvedic medicines, immunomodulators for immunity, topical treatments, regular follow up appointments and yoga and meditation to relieve mental stress. The blend of natural herbs and elements, which are extremely beneficial for the health and skin. The panchakarma therapy in Ayurveda is strong enough to cure psoriasis effectively. The therapy includes a thorough detoxification of the whole body system and removal of all harmful toxins from body fluids. Thus the main aim is to purify the blood system and restore the digestive system in order to prevent the disease.

It is important to maintain a healthy lifestyle in order to adapt to this condition. Regular exercise is also very important. Yogic asanas and pranayam can help to keep the mind and body fit and healthy.

Few precautions for psoriasis patients:

  • Psoriasis patients should say no to acidic food products like urad dal, radish, sesame, jaggery etc.
  • Patients with psoriasis should practice yoga on a regular basis to prevent the disease.
  • Psoriasis patients should not use chemical skin products. Instead, they should use natural cleansers like besan.
  • Picking, scratching or peeling of skin should strongly be avoided.
  • Usage of cotton clothes is recommended.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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Ayurveda & Panchkarma For Managing IBS!

B.A. Sanskrit, BAMS, M.A. Sanskrit, MS -Gynaecology Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Thane
Ayurveda & Panchkarma For Managing IBS!

A surprising large number of people suffer from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), a condition characterized by a combination of stomach pain, abdominal discomfort and abnormal bowel movement such as diarrhea or constipation. This condition is not life threatening, but can make you very uncomfortable and increase your risk of suffering from other colon problems. Ayurveda can be very effective in treating irritable bowel syndrome. Here are a few tips.

A healthy diet
Diet is one of the most important facets of Ayurveda. To prevent bowel difficulties eat plenty of fiber and easy to digest foods. Cumin seeds, pomegranate and buttermilk can also aid digestion and prevent this condition. Drinking warm water can also aid digestion. On the other hand, curd, junk food, acidic beverages and food that causes bloating and excessive gas production such as potatoes, cabbage and cauliflower should be reduced or removed from your daily diet.

Yoga asanas
Yoga works on the physical and psychological levels of a person. It also massages and strengthens a number of different organs. Stress is one of the biggest causes of irritable bowel syndrome. Yoga can help combat stress and alleviates anxiety and aids relaxation. A few basic yoga asanas that can help ease pain and treat this condition are:

  1. Marjariasana
  2. Pavanamuktasana
  3. Downward facing dog
  4. Ardhamatsyendrasena
  5. Bhujangasana
  6. Dhanurasana

Panchakarma
This is an Ayurvedic cleansing process that enhances the metabolic process and eliminates toxins from the body. Panchakarma literally means 5 techniques or forms of treatment. This includes vamana, virechana, basti, nasya and raktamokshana. These processes make the mind and body more receptive to food and medicines that treat irritable bowel syndrome.

  1. Probiotics: Probiotics supplement your natural gut bacteria and help break down complex foods. It can also help alleviate bloating, abdominal pain and regularize bowel movements. Probiotics can be found in oatmeal, whole grains and a number of fruits and vegetables like asparagus, onions and bananas.
  2. Herbs: Ayurveda also utilizes the properties of herbs to treat health conditions. Half a spoon of turmeric taken twice a day can help reduce intestinal inflammation and reduce bloating and abdominal pain. Drinking a concoction made by steeping spoonful of dried mint leaves or coriander seeds in hot water for ten minutes can also help deal with this condition. Equal quantities of powdered dry ginger, pepper and pippali can help regulate digestion. 

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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How Can You Balance Your Blood Sugar Level?

B.A. Sanskrit, BAMS, M.A. Sanskrit, MS -Gynaecology Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Thane
How Can You Balance Your Blood Sugar Level?

Ayurveda is an age old system of medicine that is holistic in nature. Treatment in Ayurveda focuses on getting rid of the cause of the disease. The medicines in Ayurveda are natural and thus, do not have any side effects. There are various remedies in Ayurveda to balance your blood sugar level. Blood sugar occurs either due to decreased insulin sensitivity or inefficient absorption of glucose by the cells in the body.

The various remedies to balance blood sugar in Ayurveda are

  1. Diet- All fruits are not having simple sugars. So avoid banana, guava, custardapple, chikoo should be avoided. Curd, potato, sweet potato, corns should be avoided.

  2. Exercise: Exercise is a must if you want your blood sugar under control. Include cardiovascular exercises like running and swimming that helps in burning calories and regulate blood sugar. It also helps you lose fat and reduce weight. Exercises also uses the sugar in your blood thus, causing a drop in the blood sugar levels.

  3. Avoid stress: If you are feeling stressed lately then you may employ relaxation techniques such as meditation. You can start off with simple meditation techniques such as focusing on your breath. Count to 4 while you inhale and then hold your breath for seven seconds, then exhale while you count to 8. Repeat this procedure for 10-15 minutes on a daily basis.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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Ayurvedic Oils - Know How They Are Beneficial For You!

B.A. Sanskrit, BAMS, M.A. Sanskrit, MS -Gynaecology Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Thane
Ayurvedic Oils - Know How They Are Beneficial For You!

Aromatherapy is an ancient practice that dates back to ancient times across many cultures. This is a practice where concentrated oils are used to treat many imbalances and disorders within the body. The oils emit a fragrance or aroma, through which many important molecules enter your blood stream which have a healing effect. The oils can be applied on the skin and the aroma is then absorbed directly into the body through it. They can also be used as an aromatic agent where you need to sniff them in order for the molecules to get inside the body and then be absorbed into your blood.

What kind of oils are generally used in aromatherapy?
Aromatherapy uses essential oils similar to the ones used for massage in many other forms of alternative medicine such as Ayurveda and Chinese medicine. These oils have the organic compounds within the plants or respective sources concentrated into a small dose so it can pass on the benefits of those compounds to you, healing your body. Some of the types of oils used in aromatherapy are –
1. Peppermint oil
2. Tee tree oil
3. Lavender oil
4. Frankincense oil
5. Lemon oils among many others

How are essential oils made?
Essential oils are made from natural ingredients such as herbs and resins of different plants. These can be extracted from the following sources of a plant, tree or herb:
1. Flowers
2. Seeds
3. Fruits
4. Leaves
5. Bark
6. Roots
7. Stems etc.

Aromatic oils tend to be powerful as a lot of ingredients go into the making of a small quantity of oil. It is estimated that it takes multiple kilos of an ingredient to make only a few milliliters of an essential oil. Due to the immense concentration of the powerful organic compounds created by this, organic oils are very effective and thus potent in curing ailments. The compounds are separated through a distillation process that separates the oils from the other components.

How and where are essential oils in aromatherapy effective?
Aromatherapy is very effective in dealing with lesser ailments and also as a supplementary form of treatment for other larger problems such as recovery form surgery and pain relief. Some of the more common areas where aromatherapy is very helpful are:

1. Relieving and reducing stress
2. Relief from joint pain
3. Resisting Cold and flu like infections
4. Building the immunity of the body
5. Improving the appearance and health of your skin by fighting wrinkles, skin infections and inflammation
6. Reduce pain from inflammation and other disorders
7. Corrects and properly regulates hormone production within the body
8. Helps with gastrointestinal problems as well as improving digestion among many other such benefits

Certain specific types of essential oils and their benefits in aromatherapy
1. Lavender oil: Helps heal burns and cuts quicker, relaxes your body and improves your mood
2. Peppermint oil: Helps with digestion, builds up immunity, and helps with the ability to focus among others
3. Rosemary oil: Helps build hair strength, improves memory and brain function in general
4. Sandalwood oil: Improves skin quality, fights inflammation and wrinkles and also acts a as a libido booster
5. Rose oil: Extremely effective for combatting skin problems as well as for natural glow of the skin
6. Tea tree oil: An excellent immunity booster, Tea tree oil also has antifungal and antimicrobial properties which can fight off infections and cure the ailments much quicker.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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