Ayurveda has been one of the most trusted healing therapies for people all around the world. Although it is an ancient medicinal therapy, yet it has made a remarkable place for itself amidst the new medical discoveries being made every single day. The main reason for this is that Ayurveda derives all its therapies and treatments from natural processes and products, making it completely safe and complication-free. These days most of the people choose to go for ayurvedic therapies because it aims at complete well being of human mind, body and spirit. Ayurveda has solution for every physical and mental ailment that a person can probably suffer from. Spine and joint problems can be treated very effectively through Ayurvedic therapies.

Ayurveda deals almost in all branches of medical science. ‘Meru Chikitsa’ is one of them, that has been developed thousands of years ago. The term “Meru Chikitsa” (meru means ‘Spine’, therapy is ‘application’) places chief emphasis upon the Spine and its associated structures thus maintaining proper health of an individual. This natural healing therapy deals with spine proper and its nerves, muscles, joints and blood & lymphatic channels. Authorities in the field believe that the body is co-ordinated by three different humors or energy forces i.e.; Vata, pitta and kapha. This therapy helps in restoring and balancing the energy forces of the body that regulates the physiological equilibrium to perform better function of the body mind soul & the senses.

According to Ayurveda, Spinal Care therapy focuses on the spine and its associated structures like nerves, muscles and joints. It ascertains the root cause of the disease and treats the same in a holistic manner. The therapy activates or deactivates the organs, through pressure/ massage to either kindle or depress body fluids and the nerve currents in order to restore the balance and harmony of the body thus enabling self healing.The therapy also looks at the food habits and life style. This programme includes special Massages, abhyangam ,Kativasthi, Pizhichil Snehavasthi, Kashayavasthi, Njavarakizhi and special Exercises. It provides immediate healing of minor some ailments, whereas chronic cases may need relatively longer duration.