While we all look forward to a summer vacation, many folks dread the travel. From an Ayurvedic perspective, the vata dosha (or air energy) can easily become disturbed from flying or while traveling. A new branch of medicine called Circadian Medicine has measured the negative effect of travel stress (vata imbalance) on the nervous system.
Average Reading Time: 5 minutes, 17 seconds Sinus complaints are incredibly common at all times of the year. Poor air quality, winter dryness and pollens in the spring and fall leave few unaffected. Anyone who deals with sinus issues knows that it is incredibly uncomfortable, and it is very difficult to function normally when experiencing
Average Reading Time: 3 minutes and 28 seconds There are many Ayurvedic practices that can help you stay healthy throughout the winter months. The best part? Several of these quick and easy techniques can be done in the shower, so they don’t make a big mess. Here are my 6 best tips for avoiding bugs and
Average Reading Time: 2 minutes and 45 seconds In a study published by the Journal of American Medicine (JAMA), researchers studied 1984 older individuals in an attempt to link age-related hearing loss to cognitive decline. (1) It is accepted that as we age hearing becomes more difficult, but until now, there was no known link
Average Reading Time: 6 minutes and 8 seconds With modern science supporting the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda, the phrase “going back to the future” has never been more accurate. This is reflected in every article I write here at LifeSpa. With the ancient teachings of Ayurveda, I get to predict where the new science is
Average Reading Time: 1 minute and 41 seconds According to Ayurveda, the lymphatic system (or the rasa dhatu) is the first system of the body to be treated. It acts as the body’s major plumbing system to drain waste and carry the body’s immune response to and from every individual system of the body. A new
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‘Tis the season of celebrating with friends and family – and you have a seemingly endless to-do list to get ready for it all. But your festive holiday plans can be quickly derailed if you fall victim to a winter bug Originally Posted In Yoga Journal Magazine By Catherine Guthrie Colds and flus can strike
Allergy and Headache Support Do you or anyone you know suffer with allergies at this time of year? One of the best remedies for allergies is to use neti and nasya daily, which only takes a few minutes a day. Performing neti and nasya regularly will clear sinus congestion, relieve allergies and help with mental