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Ayurveda for Obesity

So far, all advertisements were about weight gain. And today? Many of us are searching for means by which to lose weight. People nowadays state that they do not lose weight despite exercising and starving. What is Obesity Obesity, also called corpulence or fatness is a complex disease that occurs when there is excess fat in the human body. Obesity in Ayurveda Obesity has been described as Sthoulya or Medhoroga in Ayurveda. According to Acharya Charaka, too obese and too lean are the most undesirable qualities because obese people will inherit eight defects which are short lifespan, constricted limited movement, impotence, debility, emit a foul smell, profuse sweating, and excessive hunger and thirst. Who is Obese? A person whose weight is higher than their ideal weight is defined as being overweight...