Essays Tagged: "Ayurveda"

Ancient India: Advances in Science

ied factors as those which determined good or ill health. (Encarta) The traditional Indian medicine Ayurveda, focused on longevity and prescribed several remedies for the same. (Encarta) Gold, silver, ... (Encarta) A branch of Indian medicine was devoted to the treatment of elephants and was called Hastyayurveda. (Encarta) There also was a similar development of ideas in the area of Chemistry. I ...

(6 pages) 76 0 4.2 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Aromatherapy Technique

s Pen Ts'ao (c. 2700-3000 B.C.) catalogs over 200 botanicals.” The traditional Indian medicine Ayurveda, which also uses aromatic herbs, dates back nearly 3,000 years. Both the Romans and Greeks ...

(6 pages) 100 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Traditional Medical Systems

se Medicine recommends some different herbs to serve as an expectorant. (Kastner 167) According to Ayurveda, a cough should be treated according to its type. For example, a Pitta cough could be treat ... substances. Of several proven effective treatments, licorice is a common treatment for the cough in Ayurveda. Ayurveda also calls for lotus seeds to be mixed with ghee, sugar cane and honey for the ef ...

(3 pages) 23 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine


(9 pages) 1 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: Art Essays