Osteoporosis Treatment In Ayurveda
Ayurvedic Treatment of Osteoporosis
Ayurveda is an ancient old science, it defines that proper lifestyle and a healthy diet keeps the elements of the body balance. Ayurveda is very effective in removing the cause of osteoporosis by curing the same.
What is Osteoporosis and its causes?
Osteoporosis is a very severe bone disease. It occurs when the body loses too much of bones or make too little bones. The main reason for bone loss is the loss of calcium. Osteoporosis also means “porous bone’, and when viewed under the microscope the structure of the bone looks like a honeycomb.
Osteoporosis bones have no density or mass and contain abnormal tissue structures that can lead to easy breakage of bones.
Cause of Osteoporosis
People suffer various health problems, slowly and slowly the body and the immune system become weak leading to degradation of calcium resulting in bone loss. Osteoporosis is most common in people and women who are through the menopause phase. The less production of estrogen hormones causes weakens the skeleton leading to bone loss or osteoporosis.
Autoimmune Disorders – The autoimmune disorders leading to bone loss is Rheumatoid arthritis and Multiple sclerosis.
Cancer – Breast cancer and Prostrate cancer
Mental illness includes depression and anxiety.
Endocrine and Hormonal Disorders – It includes irregular periods, premature menopause, Diabetes, Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism and Cushing’s syndrome.
Other diseases and conditions – Weight loss, AIDS, Sclerosis, Polio, Organ transplant, Liver disease, chronic kidney disease.
Osteoporosis and Steroid medicines
The long intake of steroid medicines can cause loss of bones and osteoporosis. These medicines are glucocorticoids, steroids and corticosteroids. Steroids are like certain hormones, made by our own body. Healthcare provides steroids for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and Cushing’s syndrome but in the long run, these medicines cause loss of bones.
It is essential to take proper care and prevention of osteoporosis. People often follow an unhealthy diet plan that can cause loss of bones and calcium. Insufficient amount of vitamin D in the body leads to less formation of calcium and joint pain and bone weaknesses. Healthy eating and Vitamin D supplements can help prevent many serious bone complications. Proper synthesis of healthy food like dairy products and proper exercise can help to curb the loss of calcium and prevention of osteoporosis.
Osteoporosis and Ayurveda
Osteoporosis simply means the thinning of the bones and bone mass that can cause easy fractures to the skeletal system. Ayurveda is very effective in the treatment of osteoporosis. Ayurveda has natural medicines that can increase calcium in the body and the bone density. There are certain Ayurvedic herbs and medicines that can help to remove the symptoms and complete treatment of osteoporosis.
Dairy products are the greatest source of calcium. An early morning intake of smoothie prepared by the milk can do wonders for the bone loss. Apart from the diet, proper lifestyle is also necessary for the maintenance of healthy bones and body.
The lifestyle affects health. If we follow lethargic lifestyle, then it can bring various diseases in the long run. For prevention of low bone density, Ayurveda recommends a healthy lifestyle.
The consumption of alcohol increases the risk of osteoporosis by very large percentage. Various Ayurvedic herbs used for osteoporosis are –
• Laccifer lacca
• Moringa olifera
• Corallium rubrum
• Pearl calcium compound
• Lakshidi Gugglu
• Withania Somnifera
• Terminalia Arjuna
Sometimes we have seen small children and an adult suffering from osteoporosis and it’s alarming because in the young age or adolescent period the loss of bones can lead to various health disorders. According to astrology, there are 9 planets occupying various houses of a horoscope. Each part of the body is associated with certain planet. If there is a placement of malefic planets in the benefic house of the placement of benefic planets in the house of diseases such as 6th, 8th or 12th, then it can cause certain diseases. A proper analysis of horoscope is essential for complete treatment of osteoporosis. If you are looking for a medical astrologer in India, USA and U.K then you contact an only medical astrologer in India, Mr. Prashant Kapoor.