"A Conceptual Study - Menopausal Syndrome from Ayurveda Perspective"

Dr. Kuwar Rekha Chhagan
2017 IOSR Journal of Nursing and Health Science  
Menopause or Rajonivritti as it is called in Sanskrit, is one of the most significant milestones in a woman's life. If youth the spring season of our life, then menopause is like autumn.Natural menopause is an age related decline in endocrine function of ovaries due to exhaustion of follicle pool. A woman enters in perimenopausal age around 45-47 years. Natural menopause occurs at or after 40. The life expectancy in women has increased to around 78 years an average. Therefore, the
more » ... , the post-menopausal population today forms a large section, which requires medical care for their various symptoms. In this article concept of Rajonivrutti (Menopausal Syndrome) and Ayurvedic therapies (Rasayana), which are useful described.
doi:10.9790/1959-0601058086 fatcat:pj75zckt65etnkvpn5eeea2gwi