Friday, October 5, 2007
Ayurveda: The name "Ayurveda" is made up of two words, ayur and veda referring to life and knowledge respectively. Together they mean "the science of life and longevity". Ayurveda deals with the mental, spiritual and physical body complex. More than the specific sickness it is the patient who is sought to be treated. Ayurveda is based on scientific principles of diagnosis and treatment. It differs from conventional medicine in the basic principles of investigation and assigning causes to processes rather than specific areas of physiology.
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