Ayurveda – An aged Indian alternative medicine method

Basic terminology of Ayurveda
Elements of Ayurveda

Ayurveda is an old age Indian medicine method used for analysis and healing of numerous types of sickness since early days of our civilization. Ayurveda word is taken from the world’s oldest language Sanskrit. Ayurveda is a combination of two word ‘Ayus’ and ‘Veda’. ‘Ayus’ means longevity and ‘Veda’ means knowledge. That’s Ayurveda means the complete knowledge for long life.

In simple language Ayurveda is an aged Indian medicine science used for diagnosis and treatment of numerous diseases.  It has a long history, and is considered one of the oldest organized systems of medicine. Its earliest concepts are set out in the sacred writings called the Vedas, one of the prestigious books of Hindus. According to Vedas Dhanvantari is known as the god of medicine.

 

Elements of Ayurveda

Ayurveda is based on the below given five basic elements of the universe –

* Earth

* Water

* Fire

* Air

* Heaven

 

 

Basic terminology of Ayurveda

In this old aged Indian medicine system below given units are used –

* Pulse

* Urine

* Stool

* Tongue

* Speech

* Touch

* Vision

* Appearance

Acupuncture – An ancient Chinese needles medication

Acupuncture is an old Chinese medicine which is used in the treatment of sick peoples from the various types of disease. Due to the used of needles in treatment, Acupuncture is well known as the needles medicine method.

In simple term Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese medicine in which patients is treated by insertion and manipulation of the tips of needles at specific points on the body. Acupuncture can be categorized in the list of an alternative medicine.

This ancient Chinese medicine method is now widely practiced in all over the world. Acupuncture has a long history, and is one of the oldest alternative medicine systems. This old traditional Chinese medicine technique is based on the theory that in our body numerous acupuncture points are located through which vital energy runs.

Benefits of Acupuncture
Acupuncture

 

 

Benefits of Acupuncture

This old Chinese medicine method can be used in various types of treatment like –

* Pain relief in case of numerous pains like back pain, neck pain, shoulder pain etc.

* Reduce depression

* Osteoarthritis

* Relief from Insomnia and other sleeping diseases

* Treatment of infertility

* Anxiety