Low back ache is a very common problem not only seen in aged but all age groups. Low back refers to Lumbar vertebra medically derived from Latin word 'Lumbus' meaning lion as it has power of flexibility with lifting and bending.
About 4448 diseases are classified and mentioned in Siddha literature. Amazingly even so many decades back, HIV/AIDS is classified under the disease Vettai noi. The signs and symptoms, causative factors and treatment are mentioned in detail.
World Heart Day observed on September 29th every year aims in prevention and protection of Cardiovascular diseases. Not only men, women and children should also regulate their eating habits as they are too often prone to Heart problems.
Believe it or not Kitchen spices which we use daily to garnish our dishes, parathas and beverages are of great medicinal value. These Kitchen wonders not only add taste but also provides various health benefits.
Treating Hair problems through Siddha medicine is very promising and effective. Siddha Medicines helps in treating the root cause of problem and corrects the three humoural changes through Naadi Diagnosis and Physical Examinations.
Siddhars through their emminent knowledge and vision emphasized on the 'way of life' through Siddha Medicine. Our daily life, routine, food, diet, medicinal aspects, prevention of diseases etc are described in various poems written by Siddhars. In 'Agasthiyar Pindor-urpathi' Siddhar Agasthiyar described how union of male and female gamete, through a series of changes transforms into an individual and its arrival to the new world. Siddha is a health system
One of the most common neuro-degenerative disorder which affects voluntary and involuntary movements of body is Parkinson's disease. The main characteristic feature of this disease include resting tremors of head and limbs, stiffness, impaired balance. Slowly with time this disease worsens affecting speech, gait and even simple movements of the patients. Though it is said that Parkinson Disease occurs at late age say 60 or 80
The Urinary Tract comprises of a pair of kidneys, a pair of ureters, urinary bladder and urethra. Urinary Tract Infection or (UTI) is infection caused by any pathogenic organism like Bacteria, Fungi, or parasite in any of the part comprising Urinary Tract. When it affects bladder, it is called Cystitis, when affects Urethra it is known as Urethritis. Kidney infection otherwise called upper urinary tract
A very common problem majority of population suffering today is Indigestion. The food we eat or consumed should be completely digested, absorbed and assimilated by our Digestive system else it may lead to a condition termed as Indigestion. In Siddha it is said that 90% of diseases occur due to Digestive problems. Skin infections may gets subsided by symptomatic treatment but if the digestion is not regularised, it may again
Cervical Spondylosis is a degenerative disease affecting cervical spine leading to degeneration and protrution of Intervertibral disc and Oesteophytic changes in the vertibrae. There is narrowing of cervical canal resulting the compression of nerve root or cord. The most frequently involved levels or segments are C5-6, C6-7 and C4-5 which are the mobile segments. According to Siddha, this disease is compared to one among the 80 types of vatha diseases