Baby Coughing: Remedies for Infants

Cough, a common health problem of infants, is a healthy and important reflex that helps to protect the airways in the throat and chest. It can be the result of a respiratory tract infection such as cold, bronchitis, pneumonia etc.; infants less than 6 months old are easily affected by this type of infection. Changing […]

Cradle Cap in Infants: Home Remedies

Cradle cap is a common skin condition that appear on the scalp of newborn babies (navjat shishu). It looks like snowy flakes of skin on the scalp of the head (just like dandruff in adults). These yellowish, greasy patches of scaling feel hard, thick and rough to touch. Though, it is not itchy and does […]

Diaper Rash in Babies: Tips and Treatment

Diaper rash in babies is a common skin problem which makes a baby’s skin sore, red, and scaly. These rashes develop on the skin of the area that is covered by a diaper, that’s why it is called ‘Diaper rash” (Irritant diaper dermatitis). This skin problem usually occurs in infants and babies below the age […]

Baby Colic: Symptoms, Causes And Remedies

Baby colic or infantile colic is an attack of frequent, prolonged and inconsolable crying in a healthy infant with no apparent reason. It is not a disease but a combination of unpredictable behaviors. It is very common among the infants around six weeks of age and gets normally better by 6 months of age. Baby […]

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Health Benefits of Giloy/Guduchi

Giloy or Guduchi (Tinospora Cordifolia in English) is an important medicinal plants of India which is popular as queen of herbs. In Ayurveda, it is considered as one of the three Amrit (nectar) plants that proves to be a medicine of all types of diseases. Therefore, it is also popular with the name of Amrita […]

Bael or Wood Apple: Health Benefits

Bael or Wood Apple (Botanical name- Aegle marmelos) is a very old medicinal plant which also has its religious significance. In the Hindu culture, the leaves are indispensable offerings to the ‘Lord Shiva’, therefore it is found almost all the temple gardens. Though biological name of wood apple is Aegle marmelos but it is also […]

Supplements for Depression

Depression (avsaad in Hindi) is a serious type of mood disorder that ranges from mild to severe. Medications and counseling are conventional ways to treat depression. At present, natural methods of managing their health problems are popular among people. However, some herbs and supplements may also help to alleviate the symptoms of depression because as […]

Haritaki or Harad: Health Recipes

Haritaki (terminalia chebula in English) or harad is an amazing herb that provide effective cure in various health problems. It helps to balance ‘Tridoshas’ in our body and used in many Ayurvedic medicines. It is also used in many home remedies to cure diseases like- piles, constipation, gastric problem, acidity, cough, diarrhea etc. (1, 2) […]

Health Recipes of Rock Sugar (Mishri)

Rock sugar or Mishri is the crystal form of sugar. It is not just a mouth freshner but also has lots of health benefits. It is used as supportive ingredients in various Ayurvedic medicines. Recipes of few home remedies are given here; you can apply them to treat day to day health problems. Health Recipes […]