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  • Ayurvedic approach to Female Infertility

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    Infertility in a woman can occur due to various reasons, some of them can be easily curable, now lets know how to confront it.     Guidelines to treat female infertility : To treat any ailment one should be sure of the causative factor, once it is detected you can proceed with the medications and therapies. As mentioned earlier the vata dosha, predominantly Apan vayu should be taken care of along with the associated impaired Dosha. Pain, swelling, Vaginal infections, ulcerations should be treated according to the cause for the same. Herbs like Punarnava, Gokshur, Haridra, Anantmool, Manjishtha, Triphala, Chandan reduces swelling and pain. If Pandu (Anaemia) is the cause it should be treated first. Intercourse should be strictly avoided till the swelling subsides if overindulgence is the reason for swelling. These medicines also bring the infection under control when taken along with medicines like Chandraprabha vati, Arogyavardhini, Sookshma triphala, chandanasav, ushirasav. Vitiated Pitta and related imbalance also causes ulceration and erosions, excessive heat in the vaginal area may even result in necrospermia, A smear
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  • Causes of Female Infertility

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    The news of conception and feeling of becoming a mother gives an unexplained contentment to every woman’s heart. It is an innate desire of every woman to hold her baby in arms and bestow upon it, her affectionate love, generously. Conception is a natural course in an individual, whereas in some cases the female may have to confront some hinderances. As explained previously, Infertility is inability to conceive after one year of unprotected sexual intercourse. Woman who conceive but are incapable to retain the foetus till the birth are also termed infertile. Causes of Female Infertility : According to Ayurveda Uterus comprises of three functional layers : Prathamavarta or the first layer consists of Vulva. Dwitiyaavarta or Second layer comprises of Vagina, cervical canal, cervix. The ovaries, fallopian tubes and endometrium forms the innermost third layer or Tritiyaavarta, any  abnormality in  these functional layers results in gynaecological problems. The root cause of Female Infertility can be either structural or functional anomaly or both. Vaginal infections. Uterine cavity – Growth, fibroid, malformation. Ovaries – PCOD (Polycystic Ovarian Disease),
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  • Male Infertility

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    Infertility in general can be classified as : 1) Male Infertility 2) Female Infertility. 1) Male Infertility : The following points need to considered while studying Male Infertility : Volume of semen.  Sperm count – oligospermia, azoospermia, necrospermia. Motility of sperm. Structural defects of sperms – Due to vitiated vata dosha. Any obstruction in genital tract. Erectile dysfunction.  Causes of Male Infertility :     Ayurveda explains following causes for male infertility : Ativyavayat – Over indulgence in sexual activity. Vyayamat – Over exertion, it may include any kind of physical exertion or strenuous mental efforts. Avyayamat – Over relaxation, laziness or spending very leisure life. Asatmyanam cha sevanat – Eating over spicy, salted, sour, frozen foods, foods with low nutrition and lack of hygiene; also behavioural habits like sleeping very late at night, hectic lifestyle leads to disparity of Rakta and Pitta Dosha, ultimately causing Shukra kshaya i.e. deficit in Shukra Dhatu qualitatively and quantitatively. Akale – It means at inappropriate time; i.e. before desirable age specifically before age of 16 in females and 18 in
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  • Infertility (Vandhyatva) and Ayurveda

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    GOD is a magnificient creator, He created universe, five elemental forces of Nature which governs the entire universe and many more things beyond our imagination. Admist these various innovations, is the prodigy of Procreation. Procreation in another words, is the desire to reproduce own species through sexual act. The fundamentals in nature, namely Prakriti and Purush acts as driving force, which replicates the Female and Male gender respectively in all Living creatures. This is the cause why sexual act and desire for sex is given so much importance since ages, it is nothing but a sincere Nature’s call. Inability of a woman to concieve or a man to induce conception after one year of regular sexual intercourse without any contraceptive measures or retaining the foetus till the birth is termed as Infertility. The problem may be with the male or female partner, or both. Although many a times only female is held responsible, it is important to know that both man and woman are equally responsible for conception, as conception occurs only after the union
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  • Halitosis – Say Bye To Bad Breathe.

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    Halitosis or bad breathe is one of the commonly faced problem by many of us some or the other time. Bad breath is not a disease in itself but an irritating symptom which can bring concerns in social and personal rapport. Most of the times it is a temporary symptom which settles on its own depending upon the cause, but sometimes this small symptom can be intricate enough to deal with.   Causes of Bad Breathe : Lack of oral hygiene. Xerostomia (Dry mouth). Food particles clogged between the dentures provide a seat for Bacterias to multiply. Intake of pungent foods like Onion, Garlic, eggs. Smoking, Alcohol consumption and Tobacco chewing. Underlying diseases like Respiratory tract infection such chronic cold and Sinusitis, Gastro Intestinal complaints like indigestion, constipation, acidity. Also some kidney and liver diseases can be the cause of foul smelling breathe. Sometimes Diet and Fasting can also be the reason, as it leads to dryness of mouth and allows plaque formation. Tips to fight Bad Breathe :  Brush your teeth properly atleast twice
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