A Comprehensive Guide to Ayurvedic Treatments for Anorexia

June 24, 2021
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Anorexia is one of the most common eating disorder that causes potential life threatening situation for a large number of people across the world. This condition can be disabling, thus we recommend to get that or if it’s you for an immediate medical treatment. However there has been a growing market for alternate means to treat the condition in Ayurveda. Ayurvedic approach to treat Anorexia is holistic in nature, thus results in an overall well-being health and quality of life. It is a better option to avail an ayurvedic consultation for the condition.

Anorexia in ayurveda is explained as loss of appetite due to higher amount of the dosha Kapha in the stomach.

Ayurvedic approach combines various products along with crafting a lifestyle for treatment of Anorexia, that creates the balance of doshas.

Here are some approaches to treating Anorexia

Kabala & Gandoosha

A process of holding medicated oil in one’s mouth. This can lead to eliminating bacterias due to a Bulimia, a condition related to Anorexia that causes cavities, or inflammation. This can also stimulate appetite as well.

Deepana and Panchana

These means attempt to balance the digestive system by reducing mucus accumulation which affects the sensation of taste. This is done through specialized herbs and diet, Deepans and Panchana is also the preliminary step to Panchakarma treatment. The herbs help clear digestive toxins.

Abhyanga

Body massage that involves oiling from head to feet. This helps alleviate stress, which is one of the leading factors for worsening Anorexia. It has additional benefits of reducing heart rate, improving skin health and dropping muscular stiffness.

Shirodhara

Shirodhara involves pouring medicated oils or herbal decoctions on forehead. It is often combined with body massage or abhyanga. Shirodhara majorly relieves the psychological effects related to Anorexia, and reduces stress levels.

Panchakarma & Virechana

Means of purging that helps purify your body from toxins. Although it seems counterintuitive to Anorexia, it is a controlled process of purging, which helps establish balance of electrolytes in ones body. This a part of Panchakarma treatment which is drug induced and is done under the guidance of a proper Ayurveda practitioner.

Diet & Lifestyle Modification

The aims of diet and lifestyle modification is to bring out a balance between air, water, earth, fire and space in one’s body. One’s body is controlled by three doshas, and diet and lifestyle modification established the right balance of these doshas Vata, Pitta And Kapha.

Diet patterns and types that regulate to each of these doshas (example:- cold food releases Kapha) to reach a point is equilibrium is provided to the patients. Lifestyle changes is planned and prescribed for the same.

Herbs

There some commonly used herbs as formulas for treating Anorexia which includes Pipali, Ashwagandha, Sunti, Hingu, Talisa, Cumin, Lavana.

Anorexia can be critically disabling, thus Ayurclinic is always by your side to help you recover. Get one of best treatments for Ayurveda in Melbourne from Ayurclinic. You deserve to live a happy, healthy life with a good appetite and the freedom to enjoy the food lf your choice. We are here to help you reach that goal.

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Disclaimer: In any means, we, AYUR CLINIC team is not claiming to be a medical doctor neither we registered in the Australian medical board. The word doctor used here is only to represent or to refer the Ayurveda doctors recognized in India after achieving a Bachelor of ayurvedic medicine and surgery qualification. This qualification is recognized in Australia as a naturopath by Vetassess governing body. The information provided on this website is designed to provide helpful information on the medical subjects discussed. Information on this website should not be considered as a replacement for advice and consultation from a healthcare expert. This content or information is not meant to be used, nor should it be used, to diagnose or treat any medical condition. For treatment or diagnosis of any medical condition or difficulties, consult a doctor. The publisher and creator are not responsible for any specific health or allergy needs that may require medical supervision and are not liable for any damages or negative consequences from any treatment, application or use, to any person reading or following the data or information in this website. References are provided for informational purposes only. Readers should be aware that the linked websites listed on this website may change. This site does not recommend or support the self-management of health issues using the information provided on the website. Instead, we insist you to consult with a qualified Ayurvedic doctor for guidance. Information on this site is not comprehensive and does not cover all physical conditions, illnesses, weaknesses or their treatment. Contact your healthcare professional promptly if you have any health-related questions. Never neglect or delay medical advice based upon the information you may have read on this site.

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In any means, we, AYUR CLINIC team is not claiming to be a medical doctor neither we registered in the Australian medical board. The word doctor used here is only to represent or to refer the Ayurveda doctors recognized in India after achieving a Bachelor of ayurvedic medicine and surgery qualification. This qualification is recognized in Australia as a naturopath by Vetassess governing body. The information provided on this website is designed to provide helpful information on the medical subjects discussed. Information on this website should not be considered as a replacement for advice and consultation from a healthcare expert. This content or information is not meant to be used, nor should it be used, to diagnose or treat any medical condition. For treatment or diagnosis of any medical condition or difficulties, consult a doctor. The publisher and creator are not responsible for any specific health or allergy needs that may require medical supervision and are not liable for any damages or negative consequences from any treatment, application or use, to any person reading or following the data or information in this website. References are provided for informational purposes only. Readers should be aware that the linked websites listed on this website may change. This site does not recommend or support the self-management of health issues using the information provided on the website. Instead, we insist you to consult with a qualified Ayurvedic doctor for guidance. Information on this site is not comprehensive and does not cover all physical conditions, illnesses, weaknesses or their treatment. Contact your healthcare professional promptly if you have any health-related questions. Never neglect or delay medical advice based upon the information you may have read on this site.

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