Migraine, An Ayurveda approach

WHAT IS MIGRAINE ?

Migraine is a neurological syndrome characterized by altered bodily perceptions, severe headaches, and nausea. Physiologically, the migraine headache is a neurological condition more common to women than to men

The typical migraine headache is unilateral (affecting one half of the head) and pulsating, lasting from 4 to 72 hours.

WHAT ARE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS ?

The signs and symptoms of migraine vary among patients. . The four phases of a migraine attack listed below are common but not necessarily experienced by all migraine sufferers.  Continue reading

Advertisements

Endometriosis, An Ayurveda approach

WHAT IS ENDOMETRIOSIS ?

The inner lining of the Uterus is made up of specific cells called endometrial cells. These cells are shed every month during menses. When these cells instead of complete evacuation attach to the tissue outside the uterus they are known as endometrial implants and lead to a debilitating condition called endometriosis characterized commonly by pain and uncontrolled and prolonged bleeding. Endometrial implants are commonly found on ovaries and the Fallopian tubes but can range from vagina, cervix, urinary bladder and can also rarely occur in liver, old injury scars, lungs and brain.  Continue reading