Importance of Stress Factor in Prameha

  • Aswathy S. PhD Scholar, Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathy Viswa Mahavidyalaya, Enathur, Kanchipuram, Tamilnadu, India.
  • Chittaranjan Das Guide and Professor, Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Ayurveda College & Hospital, Poonamalle, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.
Keywords: Stress, Prameha, Diabetes mellitus, Sahasa, Ayurveda


Prameha is burning problems of the decade. According to the latest data from World Health Organization, a Global estimate of 422 million adults is living with Prameha. It belongs to the category of chronic Non-Communicable Diseases (NCD) Prameha more specifically Madhumeha can be correlated to the features of Diabetes mellitus. Considering the etiology of Diabetes mellitus, Stress has been found to have a prime place. It not only acts as an etiological factor but also as a triggering factor. Today stress has become an inevitable part of modern life. In today’s materialistic world, there is unhealthy competition in every field and man is compelled to act like a machine. This deteriorates the equilibrium of mind and the person comes under the influence of stress.


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How to Cite
Aswathy S., & Chittaranjan Das. (2022). Importance of Stress Factor in Prameha. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences, 7(5), 128 - 131. Retrieved from
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