ARTHRITIS & NEUROLOGICAL CONDITIONS
Gouty Arthritis – (Paittika vata sonitha )
Gouty is a type of arthritis characterised by pain and swelling of almost all joints especially the big toe. Uric acid level in blood will be elevated. Mostly seen in women. Proper Ayurvedic treatment with special dietary regimen can manage the condition very well.
Osteo Arthritis (Sandhigata Vata) of Knee
Osteo arthritis of knee is a degenerative condition of the knee joint affecting either a single joint or both. Mostly seen in aged, especially in women after menopause. Overweight, injuries of knee joint and certain diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, rheumatic fever, gout will cause early degeneration leading to Osteo arthritis. Ayurveda has very good treatment in the prevention & cure of osteo arthritis affecting knee.
Rheumatoid Arthritis – (Vata Sonita/ Vata Raktha)
Rheumatoid arthritis is an auto immune disease affecting almost all joints and causing severe mobility impairments. It is a severe illness and leading to many complications. In Ayurveda the treatment for RA is available and even full recovery can be expected if properly attended in early days.
Trigeminal neuralgia/Facial neuralgia
Trigeminal neuralgia is a neurological condition which is characterised by intense pain on the trigeminal nerve course. Usually felt over face usually on the front of face mainly on forehead, cheek, jaws and lips. The condition can effectively be managed by ayurveda treatments.
Hemiplegia / Hemiparesis
Hemi paresis is the weakness of one side of the body. Hemiplegia is the complete paralysis of one side of the body. Both are caused by stroke, tumours or trauma. Ayurveda helps well in the recovery of the illness
Stroke is brain cellular death caused either by poor blood flow to the area (ischemic) or due to bleeding into the site (haemorrhagic). The clinical symptoms depends on the area of damage from mild mobility limitations to complete sensory & motor loss of functions. Once the acute phase is managed, Ayurveda treatments can bring back the patient to normal life.