We have all heard of or know someone who has been affected by problems with their prostate gland, Whether it’s cancerous, or a benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) or acute and chronic bacterial prostatitis, prostate trouble is a very real concern for the world’s male population. It mainly becomes a noticeable or serious issue for men who are in their sixties and over,
Today’s post focuses on the condition Prostate Hyperplasia, a condition common enough to affect 50% of Men over the age of 50 in some way
For those of you who don’t know much about the prostate gland , it is a small gland that is only found in the male body. It opens into an area of the body called the urethra; which is the tube that is responsible for carrying urine from the bladder to the genitals.
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Treatment from Ayurveda.
In the science of Ayurveda, the prostate gland is located in a bodily region that is governed by Apana vata, which also governs the colon, lower abdomen, the organs used for waste elimination and the reproductive zone
Due to the fact that hat the prostate falls under the governance of the Apana Vata, we find that anything responsible for aggravating the Apana Vata, also subjects the prostate to pressure. In the medical field of Ayurveda, we know that our Vata Dosha increases as we age – a phenomenon known as Vata Kala. This too has a contributing effect on Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.
Internal Ayurvedic medications such as Mutrala, a form of diuretics, along with Vatanulomana which regulates the flow of Vata) along with certain changes to lifestyle and diet