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Homeopathy Treatment for Arthritis

Arthritis Causes, Diagnosis – What is the Best Treatment for Arthritis?

What is Arthritis? Any pain in joints and bones need to be evaluated by the symptoms, physical examination and diagnostic techniques if required. There are different types of bones and joints in the body with different functionality and hence all the diseases of joints and bones do not have similar symptoms. The function of bones and joints is to give protection, provide structure, give strength, enable movement etc.

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Whenever a patient with pain in joints visits a homeopathic doctor, the history of the patient is given importance with regards to the nature of pain, stiffness etc. Here are ways by which a homeopathic doctor assesses the patient with joint pains to reach to final diagnosis.

The history of the pain in bones and joints is known by the following questions: whether it is a joint pain? Whether it is acute or chronic? And if it is joint pain, how many joints involved? Is inflammation present?

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Once it is known that it is not a joint pain, the disease is classified under Trauma or Fracture, Firomyalgia, Polymyalgia, Bursitis and Tendinitis. This exercise helps the homeopathic doctor to elicit the sphere of action to match with the homeopathic remedy to be prescribed which brings about immediate relief to the patients.

Or, if it is known that pains are due to involvement of joints, articular pains, it becomes important to know the duration of pain. If the pain is from less than 6 weeks it is classified as Acute articular pain and if since more than 6 weeks, Chronic articular pain. This is important to know because in homeopathy the philosophy of acute and chronic diseases stand tall and there are remedies selected based on the duration of sickness. This is another aspect of homeopathy which makes homeopathy the best treatment method for arthritis and diseases of bones and joints.

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Some of the Acute articular diseases are Acute arthritis, Infectious arthritis, Gout, Pseudogout, Reactive arthritis. All these acute kind of arthritis have permanent and fast relief with homeopathic medicines.

Furthermore, the homeopathic doctor would like to know whether the chronic pains due to joints involvement(articular) is inflammatory or noninflammatory. Such a step-wise elicitation and evaluation leads the homeopathic doctor to the correct diagnosis and also helps in drug selection for instant cure. Therefore, the patients are supposed to give entire history which may be a time-taking procedure but for the betterment. The chronic noninflammatory joint pains can be due to Osteoarthritis(if knee joints or hip, distal finger joints are involved) or Osteonecrosis and Charcot arthritis.

Chronic inflammatory arthritis  is further probed by the homeopathic physician to know the number of joints involved. The diseases  which fall under chronic inflammatory arthritis involving one to three joints are termed as monoarthritis / oligoarthritis. Such diseases are Psoriatic arthritis, Reactive arthritis, Pauciarticular JIA.

For the category of chronic inflammatory arthritis involving more than 3 joints, it is imperative to know whether there is symmetry in the affection of joints. If there is no symmetry seen, Psoriatic arthritis and Reactive arthritis may be considered. But if there is symmetry prominently noticed, Rheumatoid arthritis, Systemic lupus erythematosus(SLE), Scleroderma, Polymyositis are identified by the doctor.

By now, it will be obvious to the homeopathic doctor the probable diagnosis. He/She may send for further diagnostic techniques if required based on the history and physical examinations.

Therefore, it has to be understood by the patients with arthritis that a thorough history is required from them by the doctor in addition to the initial co-operation in the examination procedures. Such an extensive and elaborative method of assessing a patient with joint pains is essential to the homeopath for early diagnosis and screening. In addition to the nature of the arthritis disease the patient may be suffering from, a homeopathic doctor further continues the second part of consultation to know the constitution of the patient with arthritis.

A constitution is the physical make-up of the patient, the dietary habits, the thermals, the previous history, the emotional characteristics, the social life , life-span investigations along with the mind thought process which is individualistic. Such a complete case-taking enables a homeopathic doctor to bring about complete cure from arthritis in majority of the times barring few  cases. Therefore, homeopathy is considered to be a complete science covering the disease characteristics and diseased person’s individuality to ensure the health is restored. All these values make homeopathy as the best treatment method for arthritis conditions.

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Homeopathy Treatments For Psoriasis

Psoriasis Treatment, Causes, Symptoms, Types & Risk Factors

What is Psoriasis ?
Psoriasis is a common chronic skin disease which is seen as patches which are silvery-white on reddish inflammatory skin. These silvery scales are the dead skin cells which fall off on its own or on scratching. Psoriasis is pronounced as ‘soriasis’ and it is noticed on the extensor areas of the joints such as outside of elbows and knees, on bony surfaces, and followed by spread to other parts of the body.

Psoriasis is a disease which is seen everywhere in the world.

What causes Psoriasis?

Psoriasis is supposed to be an autoimmune disease with its impression majorly on the skin. Autoimmunity in patients with Psoriasis causes the body defence to act against its own normal mechanism and as a result there is improper immune reaction which leads to rapid growth and death of skin cells represented in the form of silvery-white skin flakes.

Other that autoimmune mechanism, Psoriasis is observed to be caused due to genetic and hereditary factors but the exact cause is yet to be known to the medical science.

It is to be noticed that Psoriasis is triggered in compromised autoimmune patients by factors such as anxiety, mental trauma, fevers, physical injury etc.

What are the symptoms of Psoriasis?

Psoriasis is easily identifiable by the presence of silvery white scales which are dry and fall off . They are well-defined eruptions over the reddish base of the skin raised above the surface of the skin.
As such, psoriasis does not cause itching but some patients complain of itching whenever there is mental stress and lichenification.

There are certain features unique to Psoriasis eruptions such as :

Candle-grease sign (Tache de bouge) : On scratching the psoriatic eruption with a pointed tool, a candle-grease-like scale is seen.

Auspitz sign : On complete removal of psoriatic scale, a pinpoint bleeding is produced which is called as Auspitz sign.
Koebner’s phenomenon : When scratched during the active phase of Psoriasis, lesions may develop along the scratch lines which is called famously as Koebner’s phenomenon.

What are the areas affected in Psoriasis?

Typically, Psoriasis is distributed on the extensor surfaces such as the back of elbows, front of knees, the lower part of the back of the trunk, etc. The scalp is involved in almost all the types of Psoriasis. The nails, the palms, and the soles may also get affected. Very rarely, mucous membranes may get involved.

What are the types of Psoriasis ?

There are many types of Psoriasis and prominent among them are 5 major types :

Plaque Psoriasis:
It is one of the most common types of Psoriasis which affects the skin areas of back of elbows, front of knees , scalp and low back in the form of dry , red raised eruptions with silvery-white scales in broad areas.

Guttate Psoriasis:

Another common type of Psoriasis see mostly in young adults and children. Psoriatic patches appear on the arms, legs and trunk.

Inverse Psoriasis:
This type of Psoriasis can be seen in the armpits, in the groin, under the breasts in skin-folds of other areas such as genitals and buttocks. Psoriasis appears as bright-red, shiny and smooth.

Pustular Psoriasis:

Though Pustular Psoriasis is a type which is rarely seen but it is worth mentioning due to the severity of the disease. It is mostly seen in adults as pustules located in palms and soles and even sometimes covers major parts of the body.

Erythrodermic Psoriasis:

This type of Psoriasis appears as reddish with scales in thin sheets. Erythrodermic Psoriasis affects larger surfaces of the body and it more inflammatory in nature rather than keratinized.

What are the complications of Psoriasis?

Any disease when left untreated or undiagnosed can change its course and start affecting in different ways which are called as complications. Psoriasis is a very disturbing disease socially and emotionally. There is sudden remission and intermission which puzzles the patients with Psoriasis. Most of the times, Psoriasis complicates into arthritis causing joint pains and stiffness known as Psoriatic Arthritis.
In some patients, Psoriasis intermingles with eczema and more exfoliation ensues causing severe itching and even infection upon scratching.

What is the treatment for Psoriasis ?

The treatment of Psoriasis is not found in conventional medicine or modern medicine and the patients with Psoriasis are subjected to different levels of disappointments after they consult many doctors. In such a scenario, it is to be noted that homeopathy has specific effective medicines for Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis which completely cures Psoriasis and also prevents recurrence.

The patients with Psoriasis should follow the instructions of homeopathic doctor with regards to long-term duration of treatment required for complete cure of Psoriasis. They should follow the diet and regimen specified by the homeopathic physician for the speedy recovery and control of Psoriasis.

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Homeopathic medicines do not cause side-effects, they are safe-to-use, they are non-toxic and non-addictive. It is also worth mentioning that homeopathic treatment can be taken from the comfort of home or office and the need of hospitalisation does not arise even when there is severe Psoriatic Arthritis.

Thus, it can be said that homeopathic treatment is the best treatment for Psoriasis and a boon for the patients with Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis.

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Homeopathy Treatment For PCOS

How Can You Get rid of PCOS – Homeopathy Is the Best Solution for PCOS

PCOS is now-a-days found to be one of the common diseases in young females. PCOS, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, known commonly as PCOD but more appropriate term is PCOS as it affects in many ways other than just the female genital system.

PCOS is known by the symptoms of irregular and/or absent menses, unwanted hair on body and obesity which are associated with enlarged ovaries bearing multiple peripheral cysts.

PCOS effects young females in various ways and hence it is also known as an heterogeneous disorder. The symptoms of PCOS are caused primarily due to excess androgen hormone production by the enlarged ovaries. There are many other factors which are responsible for PCOS syndrome such as Insulin resistance, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, thyroid dysfunction, Cushing syndrome etc., Homeopathy acts on individual causative factors making it the best treatment for PCOS.

Pathologically, the ovaries are enlarged in patients with PCOS. With enlargement, there is an increase in ovarian volume, ovarian capsule is thickened and it becomes pearly white in colour. The characteristic multiple follicular cysts are found peripherally around the cortex of the ovaries.

PCOS/PCOD  is known by the following symptoms or clinical features :

  • Obesity or overweight or gain in weight.
  • Menstrual irregularities; Amenorrhoea (absent menses) Oligomenorrhoea (delayed menses) or dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB).
  • Infertility ;
  • Hirsutism ( presence of unwanted hair )
  • Acne

In some patients with PCOS, the skin gets thickened and pigmented in the inner thighs, the back of the neck, the groin and the axilla which is known as Acanthosis nigricans.

And HAIR-AN syndrome is seen in come patients with PCOS which comprises of hyperandrogenism, acanthosis nigricans and insulin resistance.

Clinically , PCOS is diagnosed with the characteristic symptoms  and confirmed by investigations such as USG which reveal enlarged ovaries with presence of peripheral multiple cysts. The ratio of LH: FSH hormones is more than 2:1. There is raised level of estradiol and estrone and raised serum testosterone. Insulin resistance can be known by raised 2 hour Glucose tolerance test.

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An uncontrolled PCOS leads to progression of the symptoms affecting different body parts. In all the cases of PCOS, it is seen that it causes complications also such as obesity, infertility, miscarriage, abnormal lipid profile. When such a syndrome is left untreated, chances are the patients may complain of more new diseases in them in the future such as Diabetes mellitus, Hypertension, Cardiovascular diseases, Atherosclerosis, Obstructive sleep apnoea and Endrometrial cancer.

When such a heterogeneous disorder is causing ill-effects on the patients with PCOS, the question arises, how to get rid of PCOS? The best solution is to consult the doctor in the early stages of PCOS, for example, when there are initial symptoms of irregular menses or unexplained weight gain, or unwanted hair growth. Early diagnosis is always the key factor in arresting the spread of PCOS and then cure it comprehensively.

Then, there are methods to tackle each individual symptom by making lifestyle modifications such as eating healthy food, physical activity, regular exercise and avoiding unnecessary stress either mental or physical.

PCOS Treatment in Homeopathy is the Best Option:

But most important question remains is what is the best treatment for PCOS when it has established itself. In such cases, Homeopathy is the best treatment for PCOS, simply because homeopathic medicines are selected based on genetic constitution of the patient suffering from PCOS and such a method of treatment cures PCOS completely. Homeopathy has specific therapeutic medicines which are proven on healthy humans which makes them more reliable to be used with confidence in the treatment of PCOS. Another important benefit associated homeopathic treatment is the ability of homeopathic medicines to cure PCOS without surgery and without hospitalization. And then lastly, people wonder whether PCOS recurs after the treatment? The answer for it is also homeopathic mode of treatment as the homeopathic medicines act constitutionally and removes the causative factors as well as the symptoms of PCOS along with the pathological effects on the ovaries. Therefore, the best way to get rid of PCOS is by taking homeopathic treatment from a registered homeopathic doctor.

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Homeopathy Treatments For Psoriasis

Homeopathy Treatments For Psoriasis: Symptoms, Causes

Psoriasis has slowly become one of the common chronic skin diseases across the world. The reasons for the increase in the number of Psoriasis patients is not clearly understood yet. But, the lack of treatment through conventional medicine for Psoriasis is thought to be one of the reasons and on the other hand, lack of awareness of homeopathy is also one of the reasons because homeopathic medicines cure Psoriasis completely and permanently.

Psoriasis pronounced as ‘soriasis’ is thought to be due to faulty immune-mediated response. In patients suffering from Psoriasis, a normal process which takes 28 days in skin cell generation and death completes in 3 to 4 days due to autoimmunity mechanism. Autoimmunity is a faulty immune response against the body which is not present in all the individuals which suggest it is seen in certain people who have certain peculiar characteristics implying constitution of those individuals. Homeopathy is a medical science which considers the constitution in the treatment of patients with Psoriasis and by this treatment, complete cure is possible as it corrects the autoimmunity state in those patients.

There are different types of Psoriasis , prominent among them are Guttate Psoriasis, Plaque Psoriasis, Inverse Psoriasis, Erythrodermic Psoriasis, Pustular Psoriasis. The presence of different types of Psoriasis in different persons suggests the same treatment cannot be effective in the treatment all the patients of Psoriasis.  This is one more reason why Homeopathy is the best treatment for patients with Psoriasis because Homeopathic science considers each patient of Psoriasis as a unique and different from another patient of Psoriasis and then a complete case-analysis is done to reach correct medicine applicable to that particular patient for an effective cure.

Psoriasis disease when left untreated or when wrongly treated leads to complications such as getting affected skin areas getting infected. With homeopathic treatment, the method of caring for the patients of Psoriasis includes putting an end to increase in disease, healing the existing skin lesions and then prevention from complications of Psoriasis.

Psoriatic arthritis is a condition wherein, untreated Psoriasis disease starts harming the joints and bones of the body leading to stiffness and pain in the joints. A patient of Psoriasis who is already suffering from unpleasant experience of distorted skin becomes crippled and irritated with severe pains in joints. In such stages of Psoriasis also, homeopathy is considered as the best treatment option to get rid of pains and stiffness due to Psoriatic arthritis followed by the complete cure of arthritis. The duration of recovery may be little longer in such cases.

Some of the best homeopathic medicines for patients of Psoriasis based on their therapeutic action are Argentum iod, Arsenicum iod, Graphites, Calcarea carb, Sulphur, Nux vomica, among others. A homeopathic doctor is the best judge to decide the best suitable homeopathic constitutional remedy for Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis.

At Positive Homeopathy, experienced doctors are available at all its 25 clinics located in Bangalore, Mysore, Mangalore, Hubli, Vijayawada, Vizag, Guntur, Rajahmundry among many other places. The doctors and staff have gained expertise in the management and cure of patients of Psoriasis for a long time. The homeopathic medicines do not cause side-effects and do not contain any steroids.

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Best Homeopathy Treatment for Asthma

Can homeopathic Treatment cure Asthma Permanently?

Asthma is a heterogeneous disease, a disease with different characteristics. There is a role of genetics and also environmental factors in asthmatic patients to suffer from this disease. The reason for asthma to start in a person’s life is due to certain risk factors which suit the person’s genetic disposition and their environmental life situations. The risk factors for potential asthma patients are allergy, obesity, early viral infections, occupational sensitizers, passive smoking, diet, respiratory infections etc., Furthermore, asthma is triggered by another set of factors such as certain allergens, respiratory viral infections, physical exercise, cold air, some drugs, some chemical irritants, sudden or acute stress, etc depending on individual’s susceptibility.

Asthma is characterized by the symptoms of wheezing, breathlessness(dyspnoea) and coughing which vary from patient to patient and within the patient. Asthma can get worse typically at night and it may compel patients to awake in the early morning hours. On examination, the physician finds difficulty in breathing-in of air and to a greater extent on breathing-out of air also. Rhonchi are heard all over the chest and there is hyperinflation.
As we have learned that for asthma to develop there are certain risk factors and also there are triggering factors which initiate the first attack of asthma. Homeopathy is a system of medical science which considers an individual’s susceptibility and their vulnerability to those risk factors. This aptly justifies the scientific and rational method of healing asthma and other respiratory conditions.

And then, we also learned that asthma is found when there is the interplay of environmental and genetic factors in the patients of asthma. Again, it is known that homeopathy follows nature’s laws which specifies the importance of individuality and constitution of every patient of asthma. Not all people suffer from asthma, it implies there is a rule of individualization who are prone to asthma disease for which homeopathic method of constitutional treatment is necessary to bring about relief and cure from asthma in patients with asthma.

The homeopathic medicines have multifaceted action to bring about multiple benefits in the treatment of asthma. A homeopathic doctor upon careful analysis and investigation of every patient of asthma prescribes a constitutional medicine which brings relief from acute asthmatic complaints followed by the cure of chronic asthma so that there is a permanent cure and there is no recurrence of the asthma attack. The homeopathic medicines are safe to use, they do not contain steroids as in conventional medicines.

The best homeopathy treatment for asthma does not require compulsory diet restrictions and by the end of the treatment, there will not be an effect of triggering factors which were responsible for the outcome of the asthma attack.

Majority of the times, it is the children who suffer from asthma and it is the greatness of homeopathy that homeopathic medicines are ever safe for medicinal use in children. An asthmatic child can get be freed from the agony of breathless and cough permanently with the top quality homeopathic medicines at hand with the homeopathic doctor.

Some of the best homeopathic medicines used by the homeopaths in the treatment of asthma are Antim tart, Sulphur, Ignatia, Natrum sulph, Pothos, Sambucus, Ipecac, Ars-alb, Carbo veg, Silicea among other remedies. It is always recommended that homeopathic medicines should be used under medical supervision only.

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