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Case Study No: 95 | Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) – Gunjan Kalra

Case Study No: 95 | Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) – Gunjan Kalra Gunjan Kalra, a Child Suffered from ITP Disorder Gunjan Kalra is the daughter of Mohan and Poonam Kalra and belongs to Rohtak. Rohtak is also famous for having enormous medical facilities. Her ITP disorder came to the fore in October 2017, when the bleeding started from her nose. The doctors did her blood test and told them that her platelet count was too low, mere 18,000. When they asked for medicine to increase her platelet count, the doctors said that she has to take medicines for lifetime. Her […]

Peganum Harmala

What are the Uses and Benefits of Peganum Harmala? Introduction Peganum harmala is a perennial, herbaceous plant known as Harmal. It is a popular herb in both spiritual and medicinal customs. It relates to plant Ruta graveolens, therefore, is also known as rue (wild rue, Syrian rue, African rue). Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Clade: Angiosperms Clade: Eudicots Clade: Rosids Order: Sapindales Family: Nitrariaceae Genus: Peganum Species: P. harmala Binomial name Peganum harmala L. Synonyms Peganum dauricum Pall. Peganum crithmifolium Retz. Peganum rothschildianum Peganum harmala var. rothschildianum Peganum harmala var. garamantum Description This is a perennial herbaceous plant that grows up […]

Can Shatavari help in making IVF a Successful Procedure?

Can Shatavari help in making IVF a Successful Procedure? What is IVF? IVF or In vitro fertilization is a procedure that involves the fertilization of an egg with the sperm outside the body. This process involves stimulating the ovary to grow follicles, monitoring the growth, collecting the eggs when they get mature, allowing the sperms to fertilize the eggs in the laboratory and implanting in the mother’s uterus after 3-5 days. In spite of improvements in medical strategies, the treatment remains unsuccessful in some patients. Therefore, a growing number of patients are looking towards alternative and complementary systems of medicine […]

Effect of Obesity on Body

Effect of Obesity on Body Introduction Obesity is a medical condition in which abnormal or excessive fat accumulation takes place throughout the body which may show a negative effect on health. A person is considered obese if they have a high body mass index (BMI). BMI measures your healthy weight in relation to your height. For adults, a BMI of: 5 to 24.9 – healthy weight 25 to 29.9 – overweight 30 to 39.9 – obese 40 or above – severely obese Causes of Obesity The causes of obesity are complicated. There are many interrelated factors, that cause obesity such […]

Case Study No: 94 | Ulcerative Colitis – Bhavana Sharma

Case Study No: 94 | Ulcerative Colitis – Bhavana Sharma Bhavana Sharma Got the Cure for Ulcerative Colitis from Planet Ayurveda Bhavana Sharma suffered from lose motions a year back and took a local pill that subsided them initially. But after a few days felt her motions getting loose again and this time the pill was ineffective. She went to the doctor who after some tests revealed the disease of Ulcerative Colitis to her. The doctor also said that such disease occurs very rarely and took a long time to cure and prescribed some medicines to her. She began her […]

Case Study No: 93 | Kidney Problem – Amod Kumar Sharma

Case Study No: 93 | Kidney Problem – Amod Kumar Sharma Amod Kumar Sharma had a Kidney Problem, cured by Planet Ayurveda Amod Kumar Sharma had been suffering from blood sugar fluctuations from the last 35 years. Actually his blood sugar level sometimes reached a high level, 600 and sometimes used to come down on 50. But he used to have the medicines that were prescribed by his doctor. All these mishaps had a drastic effect on his pair of kidneys. His creatinine level enhanced and that was when he panicked. But his younger brother has been taking the medicines […]

How to Treat Lichen amyloidosis in Ayurveda?

How to Treat Lichen Amyloidosis in Ayurveda? Introduction An amyloidosis is a group of diseases in which a protein known as Amyloid fibrils accumulate in tissues and organs such as kidney, heart and sometimes even the nerves. It interferes with the functioning of organs leading to their malfunction. This condition may even result in the death of a person. Symptoms of amyloidosis may include weight loss, diarrhea, feeling tired, bleeding, numbness, swelling of the legs, faintness. About Lichen amyloidosis (LA) Lichen amyloidosis (LA) is the most common chronic form of cutaneous amyloidosis. It is a skin disease caused by the […]

Creosote Bush / Larrea tridentata)

Uses and Health Benefits of Creosote Bush (Larrea tridentata) Introduction Larrea Tridentata is a group of closely related wild shrubs. It has a number of other common names. As a plant known as “creosote bush” and “greasewood”, as a medicinal herb known as “chaparral” and as “gobernadora” in Mexico. Scientific Classification Kingdom: Plantae Clade: Angiosperms Clade: Eudicots Clade: Rosids Order: Zygophyllales Family: Zygophyllaceae Genus: Larrea Species: L. tridentata Binomial name: Larrea tridentate Common Name: Chaparro, Creosote bush, Dwarf evergreen oak, Gobernadora, Greasewood Description It is an evergreen shrub growing to 1 to 3 m tall, rarely reach to 4 m […]

Bay Leaves / Laurus nobilis

Uses and Health Benefits of Bay Leaves (Laurus nobilis) Introduction Laurus nobilis is a small Mediterranean aromatic evergreen tree or large shrub with green, smooth and hairless leaves, belongs to a flowering plant family Lauraceae. It is used as bay leaf for flavoring in cooking. Its common names are a bay tree, sweet bay, bay laurel, true laurel, Grecian laurel, or simply laurel. Scientific Classification Kingdom: Plantae Clade: Angiosperms Clade: Magnoliids Order: Laurales Family: Lauraceae Genus: Laurus Species: L. nobilis Binomial name: Laurus nobilis Description The Laurel is an evergreen small tree or shrub. The size of the tree is […]

Case Study No: 92 | Ulcerative Colitis – Jagan Gupta

Case Study No: 92 | Ulcerative Colitis – Jagan Gupta Jagan Gupta from Ludhiana had Ulcerative Colitis Jagan Gupta is still a young man in his thirties who got Ulcerative Colitis and earlier didn’t know where to go for treatment. He lived in Ludhiana, a city famous for cycle, hosiery and hospitals in Punjab. He felt very horrible symptoms like frequently going to pass stools for approximately 6, 7 times every day and very soon mucus and bleeding also accompanied them. He thought that he will get the medicines very easily and went to a medical college. The doctors after […]

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