Ayurveda for cardiovascular diseases
Cardiovascular disease has become one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Today, in the global scenario, lifestyle diseases outperform infectious diseases - high consumption of cholesterol, leading to an unhealthy lifestyle, stress, anxiety, and smoking are some of the common causes which lead to the deposition of toxins (ama) in the body.
The cardiovascular system enables the delivery of nutrients, oxygen, and prana to all body, and directly impacts the quality of the bodily tissues, organs, and mental state.
How can an Ayurvedic doctor help in the case of heart diseases?
Ayurveda has a rich heritage and extensive scientific treatment system for heart problems. According to Ayurveda, the disease is not just an abnormality in the function of certain organs. Diseases and their symptoms indicate general disorders in the body. It is an imbalance of vital energies that affects all biological processes. Dosha, who is out of balance, usually causes disturbances. According to Ayurveda, heart disease is now often associated with abnormalities in Pita energy.
Ayurvedic treatment consists of the use of herbal preparations, diet, yoga, meditation, and other practices.
There is strong evidence that any Ayurvedic herbal therapy in combination with other Ayurvedic methods is effective in treating heart diseases.
Ayurvedic advice for the health of the cardiovascular system:
have a balanced diet,
maintain a healthy weight,
cut down on alcohol,
meditate and practice yoga
The heart is an "emotional" organ and is strongly influenced by the emotions that create relationships with others. Therefore, heart disease reflects personal problems.
Which parts of the body are affected in case of cardiovascular diseases:
Heart, arms, face, chest, speech, leg pain
Cardio, Hypertension, High Cholesterol, Angina pectoris, Ischaemic Heart Disease, High blood pressure, Low blood pressure, Atherosclerosis, Coronary artery disease - Ischaemic, Deep vein thrombosis, Heart failure, Peripheral arterial disease, Arrhythmia, Myocarditis, Varicose veins, Rheumatic heart disease, Anemia, Pericarditis , Endocarditis.