CHOLESTEROL AND ITS AYURVEDIC COMPLEMENT - DEPICTING ITS ROLE IN PATHOGENESIS AS WELL AS MANAGEMENT OF DIABETES

  • Divya Kajaria Assistant Professor, Department of Kayachikitsa, All India Institute of Ayurveda, New Delhi, India.

Abstract

Role of cholesterol in the pathogenesis of diabetes is the emergent are of research with full of potential; it not only open a vast area of therapeutic interventions but also can change the prevailing treatment modality. Ayurveda, the Indian system of medicine materialize the concept of lipocenteric approach for the management of diabetes even thousands of years back. According to Ayurveda, the natural properties of lipid are deranged that causes diabetes. It may prove beneficial to quest the search of herbal remedies that can harmonize the lipid balance and uproot the pathogenesis. In the presenting review article, role of cholesterol in the pathogenesis of diabetes is discussed along with detailed description of Ayurvedic concepts regarding pathogenesis and a brief description of herbal management.

Published
2017-07-07
How to Cite
KAJARIA, Divya. CHOLESTEROL AND ITS AYURVEDIC COMPLEMENT - DEPICTING ITS ROLE IN PATHOGENESIS AS WELL AS MANAGEMENT OF DIABETES. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences (ISSN 2456-3110), http://www.jaims.in/index.php/jaims/pages/view/Citation, v. 2, n. 3, p. 124 - 136, july 2017. ISSN 2456-3110. Available at: <http://jaims.in/index.php/jaims/article/view/305>. Date accessed: 21 nov. 2017. doi: https://doi.org/10.21760/jaims.v2i3.8220.
Section
Review Articles