The place was R.G.Kar Medical College, Calcutta (now Kolkata). The year was 1960, and I, a final year MBBS student, was waiting to be called in for the Internal Medicine Gold Medal Prize examination. Each of us 5 students who
‘I know it will hurt you, but it is true dear doctor. But, if you believe in yourself, your treatment process and Ayurveda- the ancient science of wisdom, you should write prescription for each and every patient who visits you.’
When you limit yourself by time or space stress occurs Stress is body’s way of responding to any kind of demand or threat. When a person feels threatened, the nervous system responds by releasing a flood of stress hormones, including adrenaline
I am sure many of you have a similar story as you have watched your eyesight deteriorate with age. Today, one out of five Americans between 40 and 60 take some type of supplement to support their eyesight. When I
Nasal septum is a thin midline partition in the nose dividing its cavity in two nostrils. The septum mainly consists of two paper thin bones and a cartilage. The cartilage is its pliable part in front part of the septum.
Newborn period is extremely critical phase of life. This period is foundation of adult human life. Neonatal care is therefore very important area of health practices and practiced across the world since ancient time of human civilization. There are different
Being a joint for weight transmission and locomotion, age based degenerative changes and constant wear and tear, tend to cause disabling pain. Keeping the muscles that act across the joint strengthened and toned up, stabilizes the joint to prevent pain.
Ahara – food, Shayana – Sleep and Abrahmacharya (non-celibecy) – properly indulged, support the body constantly just like the house is supported by the pillars. Humans are a body and mind complex. Food plays an important role in maintenance of
Cervical Spondylosis is the medical term used for what in general parlance is wry neck or a stiff painful neck . This is an age related condition in which the aging joints between the neck vertebrae degenerate. In the process,
LBA affects 60-85 per cent of people at some point of their lives. Many people have a mild to moderate (acute) low back pain. Most of them subside within six weeks due to administration of pain killers or due to
Blood is the lifeline and very precious for human body. A complete chapter has been dedicated by Susruta on blood, which explains its importance and its vital functions. In situations, when Pitta symptoms must be reduced quickly and there is