Naturopathy in Covid Pandemic
Naturopathy practitioners in conjunction with yoga therapy, naturopathy treatment modalities, nutrition, diet, and lifestyle approaches to improve immunity in our population. Physical as well mental stress, Sleep, Fitness, physical activity, Nutrition, comorbid conditions, and lifestyle play a vital role in framing this immune response.
Naturopathy is an Indian medical system of lifestyle medicine that works in attune these factors that improve the body’s innate healing properties i.e. immunity. Using this way we are dealing Covid 19 pandemic. Naturopathy interventions can be used as coadjutor preventive management. The recent studies find that physical and mental stress of isolation due to COVID disease and lockdown can downregulate immune responses and defenses that can lead them to contract this infection and increase its severity. Though isolation, hygiene precautions, and social distancing are important for preventing one from getting infected, anxiety and stress resulting from these also need to be taken care of Treatment protocols for people with COVID-19 should address both the physiological and psychological needs of the patients and health service providers.
well known Naturopathy treatment during COVID:
- Steam inhalation
- Hotfoot immersion
- Massage therapy
- Naturopathic Diet