• earliest
  • The earliest surviving excavated written material which contains the works of Sushruta is the Bower Manuscript -dated to the fourth century C.E. The Bower manuscript cites directly from Sushruta, and is of special interest to historians due to the presence of Indian medicine and its concepts in Central Asia. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Indian
  • And what we found was that approximately 20% of the Indian medicine had lead, mercury and arsenic and this wasn't surprising because it was consistent with our previous data. (abc.net.au)
  • So for example Indian products contained several or rasa shastra medicines with extraordinarily high lead levels. (abc.net.au)
  • Oil pulling or oil swishing is a traditional Indian folk remedy that has been practised for many years where oil is "swished around" (kavala graha) or "held" (snigda gandoosha) in the mouth. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Other traditional uses include the removal of tapeworms and other intestinal parasites by swallowing a few teaspoons of powdered areca nut, drunk as a decoction, or by taking tablets containing the extracted alkaloids. (wikipedia.org)
  • examples
  • Meditation, various styles of yoga, acupuncture and deep-breathing exercises are examples of mind-body medicine. (aamds.org)
  • treatment
  • The components are:[need quotation to verify], Kāyacikitsā: general medicine, medicine of the body Kaumāra-bhṛtya: the treatment of children, paediatrics Śalyatantra: surgical techniques and the extraction of foreign objects Śālākyatantra: treatment of ailments affecting ears, eyes, nose, mouth, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • form
  • Ayurvedic experts believe that the form of these metals are somehow changed in this process of making bhasmas which to the best of my knowledge we don't have rigorous scientific data showing this so-called safe form that the experts believe is created. (abc.net.au)
  • body
  • Hundreds of vegetable drugs are used in Ayurvedic medicine-including cardamom and cinnamon , both of which are believed to stimulate digestive enzymes that break down polymeric macromolecules in the Human body. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • types
  • And many people appropriately after that study said well how about the medicines that are manufactured in the United States, or how about medicines that are available from other types of outlets other than the local markets? (abc.net.au)