Cholagogue Foods & Herbs List: An Ayurveda Perspective
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AYURVEDIC PERSPECTIVE ON CHOLAGOGUECholagogues stimulate the release of bile from the gall bladder for improved digestion.
OTHER HERB ACTIONS AFFECTING LIVER-GALLBLADDER
HELPFUL FOR*'Cholagogue' may be helpful for these symptoms and causes below.
Blood and CirculationAutoimmune Disorders, Blood dark in color, Blood thick / Congested lymph, Bloodshot Eyes, Fatty Liver, Flushes Easily, Gallbladder Inflammation, Gallbladder Removed, Gallstones / Attack, Heart Attack, High Cholesterol, High Triglycerides, Jaundice, Liver Degeneration, Liver Sore, Liver spots numerous, Sweat often, Yellow eyes / sclera, Yellow tongue coating, Yellowish skin
Cleanse and DetoxGeneral Malaise
Mind Stress SleepAnger, irritable, ambitious, analytical, Conflict makes me angry, irritable, Feel judged / criticized, Feel rejected / unliked / unappreciated, I'm different from others / unique, Intelligent, efficient, perfectionist, Judgmental, Preoccupied with sex / lust
Reproductive HealthEstrogen Dominance, Pelvic Congestion Syndrome, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
SkinCellulite, Oily face / dry extremities, Oily t-zone only, Rosaceae, Seborrheic keratoses, Sensitive to Poison Ivy
About the AuthorJohn Immel, the founder of Joyful Belly, teaches people how to have a healthy diet and lifestyle with Ayurveda biocharacteristics. His approach to Ayurveda is clinical, yet exudes an ease which many find enjoyable and insightful. John also directs Joyful Belly's School of Ayurveda, offering professional clinical training in Ayurveda for over 15 years.
John's interest in Ayurveda and specialization in digestive tract pathology was inspired by a complex digestive disorder acquired from years of international travel, as well as public service work in South Asia. John's commitment to the detailed study of digestive disorders reflects his zeal to get down to the roots of the problem. His hope and belief in the capacity of each & every client to improve their quality of life is nothing short of a personal passion. John's creativity in the kitchen and delight in cooking for others comes from his family oriented upbringing. In addition to his certification in Ayurveda, John holds a bachelor's degree in mathematics from Harvard University.
John enjoys sharing Ayurveda within the context of his Catholic roots, and finds Ayurveda gives him an opportunity to participate in the healing mission of the Church. Jesus expressed God's love by feeding and healing the sick. That kindness is the fundamental ministry of Ayurveda as well. Outside of work, John enjoys spending time with his wife and 6 kids, and pursuing his love of theology, philosophy, and language.
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