Pitta and vata imbalances can lead to something called trsna (polydipsia in Western medicine) and depleted ojas, which keep you thirsty, no matter how much water you drink!
Just like your food, your herbs should be seasonal too: Brahmi, neem, shatavari, and manjistha will help you stay cool during summer months, and they’ll keep your microbiome in sync with the seasons.
In Ayurveda, you’re supposed to both eat for your dosha and eat seasonal foods. Here, advice on how to balance those two sometimes conflicting recommendations.
The transition between seasons is when we all run the risk of doshic imbalance and vata-derangement, making us more susceptible to disease. Here, learn how to bolster your immunity with seasonal eating and optimally timed Ayurvedic detox.
Learn the three stages of Ayurvedic digestion, how to assess your agni + fix your food coma, gas, and bloating with these simple tips and helpful herbs for digestive health.