We All Know That Prevention is Better Than Cure.
In the wake of the COVID 19 outbreak, the entire population across the globe is suffering. Enhancing the body’s natural defence system (immunity) plays a vital role in maintaining optimum health.
We all know that prevention is better than cure. While there is no medicine for covid-19 currently, it will be good to take preventive measures which boost our immunity in these times.
Ayurveda, the science of life, propagates the gifts of nature in maintaining a healthy and happy living.
As the world’s leading group of scientists and researchers race to find an antidote to fight the novel coronavirus, which has infected over 4 million people globally, there’s a pressing need for a workaround to beat the virus. From experimental medicines to alternate therapies, all forms of treatments are being studied.
Traditional medicine system, Ayurveda is amongst one of them and now, the top group of scientists from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, in collaboration with AIST, Japan, have found that one of the most potent and widely used Ayurveda herbs
Just recently, India’s Ministry of AYUSH and CSIR announced a slew of measures and clinical trials aimed at studying the use of ashwagandha, along with other Ayurvedic herbs as a preventive treatment to front line workers and infected patients in a large study which is to start soon.
Researchers used the properties of Ashwagandha to target some of the main illness causing enzymes in the body and split proteins, Mpro (Main protease) which help in replication and spread.