Stress- Anxiety- Depression

Ayurveda offers holistic approaches to managing stress, anxiety, and depression, focusing on balancing
mind and body. Here's an overview of the causes, symptoms, and Ayurvedic treatments for these


  • Imbalanced Doshas: Ayurveda often attributes mental health issues to imbalances in the doshas, particularly Vata and Pitta.
  • Poor Digestion: Impaired digestion can lead to the accumulation of toxins (Ama) in the body, affecting mental well-being.
  • Stressors: Life events, work-related stress, or traumatic experiences can contribute to these conditions.
  • Lifestyle Factors: Irregular routines, unhealthy diets, and lack of exercise can exacerbate stress,
    anxiety, and depression.
  • Genetics: A family history of these conditions may increase the risk.


  • Stress: Physical symptoms may include tension, headaches, and digestive issues. Emotionally, stress can manifest as irritability and restlessness.
  • Anxiety: Symptoms include excessive worry, restlessness, racing thoughts, and physical symptoms like palpitations and sweating.
  • Depression: Common signs are persistent sadness, loss of interest, fatigue, changes in appetite or sleep patterns, and difficulty concentrating.

Ayurvedic Treatments:

  • Diet and Nutrition: A balanced diet that aligns with your dosha can help. Ayurveda also emphasizes the use of certain herbs and spices like Ashwagandha, Brahmi, and Saffron to support mental well-being.

  • Lifestyle Changes: Maintaining a regular daily routine (Dinacharya) and incorporating practices like meditation, yoga, and Pranayama can reduce stress and improve mental clarity.

  • Ayurvedic Herbo-mineral medications

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