Ayurvedic methods of Diabetic care and management in Kerala
“Little more extra care may give you a lot more control to your diabetes “
Diabetes is a disorder with raised blood glucose level due to impaired carbohydrate metabolism. It is a controllable medical condition. The endocrine gland named Pancreas controls blood glucose level in our body. Failure or reduced function of Pancreas may lead to the impairment in blood glucose level. Ayurveda is the most safe and natural way of controlling Diabetes. Restore your endocrine activity and cleanse your body at Dharma Ayurveda.
Type of Diabetes
According to modern classification there are two type of diabetes, Type 1 and Type 2. Type 1 diabetes is caused due to reduced insulin production(beta cell destruction ). Type 2, the more common type of diabetes is caused due to non-utilization of produced insulin. Insulin dependent diabetes mellitus and non – insulin dependent diabetes are the synonyms used for Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes mellitus respectively . The most commonly seen diabetes is Type 2 diabetes mellitus. Fasting blood glucose is done at laboratory as an initial diagnostic tool. HbA1C or glycated Haemoglobin is the laboratory test used for confirming Diabetes.
According to Ayurveda there are twenty type of Diabetes. In Ayurveda “Prameha“ is the term used for Diabetes. 10 types are caused by kapha, 6 by Pitta and 4 types are caused by Vata. The final type in Ayurvedab classification is called as Madhumeha. Madhumeha symptoms explained in the Ayurveda classics matches completely with Diabetes mellitus.
Symptoms, Causes and Complications of Diabetes mellitus
Excess urination or Poly urea is the noted symptom of this disorder. Increased thirst and hunger along with loss of weight also can be seen in this disease. Fatigue, vision related problems, slow healing of wound may also can affect a diabetic individual.
According to the modern medical science various theories are put forwarded as the cause of diabetes mellitus. Factors responsible for the impairment of metabolic activity reduces blood glucose levels and causes diabetes. In majority of cases produced insulin is not utilized properly and in some other condition insulin is not produced in sufficient quantity. Ayurveda explains over consumption of raw rice, alcohol (beer), lack of exercise , intake of excess of food with sweet and sour taste , unctuous and slimy food stuff intake in excess as the causes for Prameha .
Diabetes may cause lot of complications like diabetic retinopathy, diabetic foot, diabetic carbuncle, diabetic ulcers, stroke and other cardiovascular complaints like elevated blood pressure. Diet control and exercise may prevent a healthy individual from diabetes. Ayurveda also explains special diet and exercise measures to control diabetes mellitus.
Ayurvedic management of Diabetes
Ayurveda has Shamana (pacification of dosha) as well as Shodana (detoxification or expulsion of dosha) therapies. Ayurveda professionals of our center, after complete assessment of a diabetic individual administers required therapy. The Panchakarma procedures Vamana (Emesis) and Virechana (Purgation) is explained in Ayurveda classics for detoxifying and refreshing the body. Administration of medicines which contain Amla (Indian gooseberry), Turmeric are used internally in controlling this condition. Internal Ayurvedic decoction, medicinal powders and tablets used for diabetes help in rejuvenating the body cells naturally. Only Ayurveda advices natural methods for control of diabetes. Diet and work out also has equal importance in diabetes management.
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