With the current day unhealthy lifestyle, heart ailments are becoming increasingly common. This book offers an alternative from the ancient science of Ayurveda describing various heart conditions as we know it in modern medicine as well as provides the method of ayurvedic treatment for the same.
Heart is essentially the strongest muscle in our body as it functions continuously throughout one’s lifespan. Other than genetic heart diseases, there are several other heart ailments people suffer from today due to unhealthy lifestyles, consumption of cholesterol rich foods, smoking, drinking, etc. This book explains the pathogenesis or root cause of various heart diseases familiar in modern medicine today and interprets these ailments using the infinite wisdom present in Ayurveda. It describes the method of treatment based on diet and medicines according to the dominant causative dosha or primal factor causing the disease. In essence, heart diseases such as valvular heart disease, cardiac arrythmias, angina pectoris, aneurysm, coronary thrombosis, etc. are classified based on the dominant dosha or causative factor and the method of treatment forthwith is given. As far as possible, this text has adhered to provide the literal translation of the original sanskrut stanzas also giving the original verses for reference. It is an extremely useful read especially to students studying medicine, teachers, doctors, cardiologists, Ayurvedic practitioners and heart patients around the world. Read the full preface
|No of pages||168|
|Compilers||Dr. Kamlesh V Athavale, Pujya Vaidyacharya (Dr.) Vasant B. Athavale|
|Year of publication||2013|
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