In Ayurveda, menopause is a transition into the vata stage of life. The body feels dryer and rougher and may start to feel lighter. However, menopause can imbalance all the doshas, presenting the constellation of symptoms described above. Estrogen is a pitta hormone, communicating and transforming tissues. Progesterone is a kapha hormone that suddenly dissipates, leaving the body without the lubrication or the solid structure that vata uses to travel and the material pitta needs to use to transform within the body.
Mahak Sodhi , daughter of prominent Ayurvedic Physicians, Dr. Shailinder Sodhi and Dr. Anju Sodhi , talks about ensuring good health. Today, many young people believe they have "bulletproof health." Is that true?
Chronic fatigue is defined by its duration: six months or longer of continuous lethargy. Patients may experience a host of symptoms, including fatigue, weakness, aches, pains, pharyngitis and swollen lymph nodes, all of which could be indicators of other, potentially fatal diseases. Doctors may not be able to diagnose CFS until a series of other medical tests have been performed. This is to rule out deadly diseases such as systemic lupus erythematosus, heart disease and lymphoma.