Common Ailments

The ailments covered in this website are limited to minor problems, mild deviations from normal health and those that can be easily diagnosed and self-managed.



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This website provides a list of plants/ plant material used for alleviation of various primary ailments along with easy and reliable methods of use of these plants/ plant material. The ailments covered in this website are limited to minor problems, mild deviations from normal health and those that can be easily diagnosed and self-managed. References to complex and chronic ailments that do need professional medical advice have been deliberately avoided. The primary health care problems listed in the manual have been categorized into the following major groups: