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Research Paper | Medical Science | India | Volume 10 Issue 10, October 2021


A Review on Ayurvedic Niadanatmak Concept of Sthaulya Vyadhi (Obesity)

Dr. Sanjay A. Dhurve [12]


Abstract: Sthaulya is widely regarded as a pandemic with potentially disastrous consequences for human health. It is one of the most common nutritional disorders. Although it is regarded as a disease, but it is only an exaggerated form of the normal physiological process. In Ayurveda Sthaulya is referred to as ?Medoroga? which is primarily caused by malfunctioning of Meda-Dhatwagni and is included in ?Ashtau-Nindit-Purusha? by Acharya Charaka meaning who are been criticized by the society due to their inappropriate body parameters. It is also counted as one amongst the ?Kapha-NanatmajaVikaras? and is Santarpanajanya Vyadhi.


Keywords: Sthaulya, Medoroga, Nidana, Aharatmaka, Viharatmaka, Manasa


Edition: Volume 10 Issue 10, October 2021,


Pages: 570 - 576


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Dr. Sanjay A. Dhurve, "A Review on Ayurvedic Niadanatmak Concept of Sthaulya Vyadhi (Obesity)", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 10 Issue 10, October 2021, pp. 570-576, https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=SR211007142856

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