Branches of Ayurveda–
Ayurvedic treatment is categorized into 8 branches
🌱Kaya chikitsa( medicine)- Treatment of metabolic disorders and general diseases like diabetes, joint pain, asthma, T. B, fever etc through oral medication and therapies.
🌱 Shalya chikitsa( surgery)- surgical procedures are described in it like for fracture, tumor, plastic surgery etc .
🌱Shalakya ( ENT)- Treatment of diseases of part of body above neck .
🌱 Bhut chikitsa ( psychiatry)- Management of psychological disorders,mantra chikitsaa.
🌱Kumarbhratya ( pediatrics)- child and mother related care and management of their health issues.
🌱 Agadtantra( toxicology)- study and treatment of various poisons, toxic elements, air pollution and water pollution.
🌱Rasayan ( rejuvenation and immunomodulator)- for longevity,youthfulness, graceful aging, complexion, memory and immunity.This is a very special branch of Ayurveda as only in ayurveda importance of preventing, managing and treatment of old age issues are described in detail.
🌱 Vajikaran ( aphrodisiac treatment)- for fertility and reproductive issues .
😊I am sure many of you surprised to learn about above mentioned branches of Ayurveda📜,yes about 5000 years ago all these separate specialized parts were there , these are not modern science discoveries, even exclusive rasayan branch😇 is there which is not in any other system of medicine.
👉First goal of Ayurveda is to maintain health of healthy person (preventive) and then second aim is to treat disease (curative).
😇 For maintaining health at physical, mental and spiritual level
proper eating, thinking and habits are important for which daily routine🌄, seasonal routine🎡 and sadvritta🧘♀️ are described.
🌞To fulfill second aim, that is to treat disease it is divided these 8 branches.
🌞 Each branch has vast practical knowledge of most of the health issues.
🌿Health problems which are only suppressed in other systems can be cured through proper Ayurvedic treatment.
👉 Next time if you want specialized treatment, Ayurveda should be your first choice.👍