Ayurveda is a traditional Indian medicine that has been practiced for millennia and is currently considered by the World Health Organization as a useful practice of alternative medicine. However, there are not enough well-controlled clinical trials and systematic research reviews to prove that the approaches are beneficial.
But not being effective does not mean that it is harmless. In fact, they can be dangerous..
Reiki, feng shui, ayurveda or traditional Chinese medicine are, as a whole, a scam. If a therapy is ancient, energetic, natural or quantum, it is a scam. And, above, if it is old, then worse: knowledge about it were very poor. But some of them are dangerous, so the Chinese life expectancy began to increase when traditional Chinese medicine began to be abandoned and the allopath was massively adopted.
A 1994 study of Ayurvedic medicinal herbs found that a sample of every five purchased at local stores in Boston contained enough lead, mercury or arsenic for someone who used the medication as directed to receive a higher dose than the United States safety standards. United.
Thus, this natural medicine would expose the user 10,000 times more to these toxic heavy metals than allowed by federal standards for any conventional medication.
On July 9, 2004, the United States Center for Disease Control and Prevention, in fact, received reports of 12 cases of lead poisoning associated with the use of ayurvedic medications. In general, these patients took the medicine for arthritis or diabetes. It's nothing new: for more than a decade, the main hospitals in Mumbai used to report suspected cases of intoxication for this reason.
Oh, how beautiful the natural.