Basic description of the disease
Foot drop is a general term for difficulty lifting the front part of the foot. If you have foot drop, the front of your foot might drag on the ground when you walk. Foot drop is a sign of an underlying neurological, muscular or anatomical problem. Sometimes foot drop is temporary, but it can be permanent.
Causes of foot drop might include:
- Nerve injury – is the most common cause of foot drop is compression of a nerve in your leg that controls the muscles - nerve can be injured during hip or knee replacement surgery, nerve root injury —in the spine can also cause problem.
- Muscle or nerve disorders - various forms of muscular dystrophy can causes progressive muscle weakness,
- Brain and spinal cord disorders - that affect the spinal cord or brain — such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis , multiple sclerosis stroke may cause foot drop.
The peroneal nerve controls the muscles that lift your foot. This nerve runs near the surface of your skin on the side of your knee. Activities that compress this nerve can increase your risk of foot drop:
- Crossing your legs
- Prolonged kneeling
- Wearing a leg cast
Since the cause is to be found in neurological problems due to nerve dysfunction, the problem is related to
disbalance. Primarily in
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is prevented - including lifestyle changes and diet plans. In this case,
(medicated enema) are suitable, which frees the body from the excessive presence of
Pizchil + Abyanga massage
- the medicated oil ispoured on body to activate nervous system. Otehr Ayurvedic treatments as
Swedana, and Pinda swedana therapies
has a good results in Foot drop treatment.
is and application of cotton dipped in Luke warm medicated oil (Thailam) on local body parts, in this case in foot or spinal ( depends of where the root of problem begins). Each case in individual – treatment period and medicine used for this procedure will be decided as per the condition. Yoga and physiotherapy also recommended.
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Devastating thoughts and emotions
Attitude towards self, self-criticism, criticism of others and life. Any kind of paralysis or inaction of the body is a requirement to change beliefs, thoughts and attitudes towards things.
Yoga and physiotherapy also helpful
Drink warm water
Pranayama – helps to reduce stress and clears mind
Self foot massage with Cajeput, Roosemary or Lavander oil is effective
Take a ½ tsp of Ghee every morning ½ h before breakfast
Eat a warm and fresh cooked food
Avoid cold food
Avoid fast food – it’s aggressive Vata dosha