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  • Ranasinghe, R.L.D.S.; Ediriweera, E.R.H.S.S.; Wijesiriwardhana, H.G.S.G. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Nasya Karma (inhalation therapy) is one of the procedures of Pancha Karma where instillation of medicine is done through the nasal route. It is considered as the best treatment for diseases above the clavicle. Despite ...
  • Abeysooriya, S.R.; Nuwansiri, L.S.B.; Kasturirathne, K.T.A.S.C. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Administration of medicines through nasal route is known as Nasya Karma. As it is the nearest root, any disease related to head is best treated by this procedure. A Nasya formulae which is used for Shiroroga was collected ...
  • Jayasiri, S.A.U.S.K.; Jayasinghe, J.M.P.R.K. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Gandūsha is a procedure of holding the medicinal decoction, or liquid or oil in the buccal cavity for certain period without movements and an effective method of treating the diseases of oral mucosa, gums, tongue and ...
  • Nilani, K.K.A. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Arsha is one of the maharoga among eight maharogas. Some types of Arsha are correlated with hemorrhoids. Arsha symptoms develop more than half of men and women during their lifetime. Arsha is dened as 'arivat pranan ...
  • Patel, R.S.; Sisodiya, Y.K.; Firke, T. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Eyes are the most sensitive and vulnerable part of our body. Air born infection, UV rays, pollutants, dust and other particles can land directly on the surface of eye, causing eye disease. Arma is dened as gradually ...
  • Sreekumar, K. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Retina, one of the most sophisticated nervous tissues, which receives blood circulation from the duel system central retinal artery and choriocapilleries are prone to many systemic as well as local diseases. The diseases ...
  • Alagiyawanna, A.M.A.P.; Weerapperuma, W.D.D. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Even 6000 years ago, Sri Lanka had a well-established traditional medicine system since the time of ancient kings. Traditional medicine is a valuable system continuously developed since that era. According to traditional ...
  • Dewasurendra, D.M.W.; Peiris, K.P.P.; Karunarathna, E.D.C.; Sudesh, A.D.H. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Mouth wash (Gandusha) is clinically effective in the management of periodontal diseases. This study is an in-vitro analysis on determining the antimicrobial efcacy of this drug using standard Antimicrobial Sensitivity ...
  • Karunaratne, H.K.B.M.S.; Perera, K.C. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Hyperlipidemia can be referred to the elevated levels of total cholesterol, low density lipoprotein, very low density lipoprotein, triglycerides and low high density lipoprotein in blood. Hyperlipidemia is a major health ...
  • Pushpakumara, A.A.J.; Willamuna, S.M.S.K. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Hemorrhoid is a disease, which torments people both physically and mentally, even disturbing their day-to-day activities. According to the WHO, 60 – 65% of the world population suffers from hemorrhoids, regardless of age ...
  • Shukla, V.; Dave, H. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Oral sub-mucus Fibrosis is an insidious chronic disease affecting any part of the oral cavity and sometimes pharynx. It is occasionally preceded and or associated with vesicle formation. Tobacco Pouch Keratosis is white ...
  • Tharshika, S.; Ajanthan, T.; Athavan, V.; Rasalingam, S.; Thayalini, T. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    In Siddha Medicine, most of the herbs are used in the preparation of Siddha drugs. In ancient times, surgery was carried out by Siddha Physicians using Kara liquids. Nasikapeedam (Nasal polyposis) is one of the common ...
  • Perera, H.A.R.P.; Karunagoda, K.; Perera, P.K.; Samarasingha, K.; Arawwawala, L.D.A.M. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    According to Ayurveda, Raktapradara has been explained under Artava Vyapad. It resembles with menorrhagia explained in allopathic medicine. Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding (DUB) is an abnormal uterine bleeding without any ...
  • Hemant, B.; Rajesh, P.; Preeti, A. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2015)
    According to WHO, glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness [12.3%] worldwide. Present available treatment options in allopathic medicine for glaucoma have very little encouraging results for neuro protection. ...
  • Madhushani, N.V.P.S.; Alahakoon, D.B.G.S. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    In today's world not only the elders but also young people are affected by vision problems. According to Ayurveda philosophy, Drishtidosha or the failing vision is believed to result from the local Doshas deranged and ...
  • Virkar, C.; Virkar, S. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Changes in life style and dietary habits have resulted in many eye disorders in the present era. Hence preservation of ocular health and prevention of ocular disorders have become essential. As per Ayurveda, Aahar (diet) ...
  • Jayakody, J.A.D.P.P.; Seneviratna, N.A.K.P.J.; Akarawita, J.K.W. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Psoriasis, generally referred to as 'Potu Kabara' in Sri Lanka, corresponds with Sidhma Kushta in terms of a number of distinguished symptoms elaborated in Ayurveda classics. This study aimed at evaluating the efcacy of ...
  • Rathnayaka, R.L.Y.U.; Vaghela, D.B.; Chudasama, K. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Ayurveda is a holistic healing science that emphasizes the importance of healthy lifestyle in preventing disease. Faulty lifestyle (diet and behavior) are major factors leading to many diseases. Smoking cigarette, tobacco, ...
  • Pramodani, M.P.N.; Wickramarachchi, W.J. (Department of Shalya Shalakya,Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,University of Kelaniya,Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome or median neuropathy at the wrist is a disabling condition present in3.8% of the general population. The condition is characterized by the compression of median nerve at the wrist leading to paresthesia, ...

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