Ayurvedic Medicine and Clinical Articles

The following articles were written by Dr. Marc Halpern.


Ayurveda And The Treatment of Digestive Disease

On the physical level, Ayurveda teaches us that the health of the digestive system is the single most important long term determinant of your health and well being. Healthy digestion…

Ayurveda: Asthma Case Study

Isabel complained of wheezing, shortness of breath, weight loss, dry cough, sleeping difficulties, dry skin, scanty appetite, and frequent constipation. In consultation with Isabel, Dr. Halpern learned that her asthma…

Conquering Headaches with Ayurveda

February headaches are one of the most common health challenges. At one time or another, most people suffer from headaches. When suffering from a headache, most people reach for Aspirin,…

Healing Ulcers with Ayurveda

Healing from any condition requires knowledge of cause (nidana) and pathology (samprapti). The cause of most ulcers lies in a mixture of vata and pitta provoking factors. Vata type ulcers…