Duration: 14-21 days
Polycystic ovarian syndrome is a condition that typically affects females between 18 – 44 years of age. It is a condition where a hormonal imbalance affects follicular growth during the ovarian cycle causing the affected follicles to remain in the ovary.
According to Ayurveda, Aartava-kshaya [which can be correlated with PCOS] is a disorder involving all the three doshas; air, water, and fire.
Modern treatment of PCOS aims to balance the hormonal imbalance with hormone replacement therapy (HRT). Hormones therapy further alters the endocrinal system and results in irreversible metabolic damage with an array of side effects.
At KARE Ayurveda Yoga Retreat, we treat this condition by an integrative approach that involves the following:
Thus adopting a holistic treatment, a healthy life style with appropriate diet, yoga, and stress-free living can prove to be effective in the management of PCOS.