What is natural Remedy?
can be simply defined as the way of treating health ailments using any
technique other than the mainstream i.e. allopath – modern medicinal
science. It does not fall under the category of conventional medicinal
system. Before modern drugs existed, the mankind used to utilize
different methods to tackle stubborn and acute health problems including
their signs and symptoms. Other than chemicals and synthetic
derivatives, natural medicine uses herbs, flowers, earth, soil, magnet,
water etc. to alleviate health problems.
Therapies and treatments under natural medicine
Natural remedy is basically an umbrella term that includes a lot of
other therapies and treatments. Most famous among all include – Ayurveda (ancient Indian healing system) and Herbalism.
Chinese medicine, naturopathy (using natural elements to cure
diseases), Massages (application of natural/herbal solution onto the
body and rub it in a particular way), Aromatherapy (using flower
extracts), Magnet therapy (using magnets), Color therapy (using
different color shades), Home remedies (using kitchen and garden
ingredients), Hydrotherapy (using water), and Mud therapy (using mud and
soils) etc. are also very popular.
Many health care providers include holistic exercises as natural remedy
such as yoga, meditation and Pranayama since they all do not use any
synthetic product or ingredient. Natural medicine has its own importance
and surprisingly, there number of people undergoing alternative
remedies one or the other way are much more than patients on modern
medicines and treatments!
Natural remedy benefits and advantages
Natural remedy treatment generally uses natural medicine to heal health
ailments. That is why, it is also called as complementary medicine. Even
today, a large number of natural health care providers use traditional
remedies to treat different kinds of health diseases. There are some
advantages of natural medicine treatment over modern medicines such as…
* Natural therapy is comparatively cheaper than modern remedies and treatments
* Complementary therapy or treatment is easily available (as home remedies or kitchen remedies)
* Unlike allopathic remedies, natural and traditional medicines
using herbs, vegetables and fruits are free from any unwanted, undesired
* Natural remedy generally does not produce any reaction unless
intake of such medicine (the dosage) is not followed as per advice.
There are some other benefits that come with natural remedies for health ailments cure such as…
* Complementary treatment or natural remedy is less likely to affect other bodily systems and hence is comparatively safe.
* Natural remedies, being general daily health supplements, not only
help in curing the main disease but also soothe other body systems.
* Holistic remedies help in rejuvenating and revitalizing the human health.
* Rather than working precisely on signs and symptoms, natural
natural herbal remedies treat the root-cause. Thus, helps in terminating
health ailment permanently.
Natural remedies have a huge demand across the globe due to its
word-of-mouth spread. Special treatments such as Ayurvedic Panchakarma,
Aromatherapy, Swedish massage, Thai Massage, Chinese Traditional
therapies, Acupressure/acupuncture etc have been few of the most sought
after treatment ways due to increasing hazards of modern medicines.
Natural remedies Precautions
Nevertheless, natural remedies or complementary therapies should
be adopted under qualified natural physician and their efficacy about
treating the diseases as first line treatment is to be evaluated before