डायबिटीज अब उम्र, देश व परिस्थिति की सीमाओं को लांघ चुका है। इसके मरीजों का तेजी से बढ़ता आंकड़ा दुनियाभर में चिंता का विषय बन चुका है। जानते हैं कुछ देशी नुस्खे मधुमेह रोगियों के लिए – नीबू: मधुमेह के मरीज को प्यास अधिक लगती है। अतः बार-बार प्यास लगने की अवस्था में नीबू निचोड़कर पीने से प्यास की अधिकता शांत होती है। खीरा: मधुमेह के मरीजों को भूख से थोड़ा कम तथा हल्का भोजन लेने की सलाह दी जाती है। ऐसे में बार-बार भूख महसूस होती है। इस स्थिति…Read More
Are all salad combinations healthy?
by Dr Partap Chauhan Just the presence of the word ‘Salad’ in the name of a dish does not automatically make it healthy. In recent years, with the growing awareness of eating healthy greens, we are choosing dishes that are commonly referred to as salads. But are they all healthy? Here is an Ayurvedic perspective on this matter, and what you should put together in a healthy salad. Salad vs. ‘Healthy’ Salad – Avoiding Virrudh Ahaar There is a big difference between a salad and a healthy salad. By definition,…Read More
Incredible Benefits Of Basil Leaves & How You Can Add More Basil In Your Diet
Basil, or tulsi, is one of the oldest herbs known to the mankind. It is known for its strong healing and medicinal properties. The holy basil is quite often used in a number of prasad preparations and also forms an intrinsic part of various stews and curries. One can still see basil plants outside many Indian households, even outside the clamped urban flats. Holy basil is offered to Gods in the form of prasad. Some say, that it is prohibited to even chew the holy basil leaves; one is supposed to swallow…Read More
Common Rain related diseases & their prevention
With monsoon around, water-borne diseases can’t be far behind. As the much-awaited rains bring relief from the scorching summer, there’s also an increased susceptibility to a lot of diseases that are common during the season. The sudden onset of monsoon after an extended hot summer makes an average individual prone to a host of diseases. Some of the diseases associated with monsoon are malaria, jaundice, gastro intestinal infections such as typhoid and cholera. Apart from these, viral infections such as cold and cough also make their presence felt. Some other…Read More