Livotonic (Yakrduttejaka) Foods & Herbs List: An Ayurveda Perspective
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AYURVEDIC PERSPECTIVE ON LIVOTONICAn herb that strengthens the liver. It is helpful for people with a history of substance abuse, chronic liver issues from hepatitis and hemolytic anemias. Generally, liver tonics are oily, cool, sweet, mildly sour, or contain beta-carotene.
OTHER HERB ACTIONS AFFECTING LIVER-GALLBLADDER
HELPFUL FOR*'Livotonic' may be helpful for these symptoms and causes below.
Blood and CirculationAlcoholism, Bloodshot Eyes, Bruise easily, Drug/penicillin allergy, Gallbladder Removed, Hepatitis (Past/Current), Hypoglycemic, Jaundice, Liver Degeneration, Liver Sore, Liver spots numerous, Multiple chemical sensitivity (MCS), Portal Hypertension, Puffy under eyes / Bags, Sensitive to Alcohol, Sensitivity to bright light, Stinging Eyes, Thalassemia Minor, Yellow eyes / sclera, Yellow tongue coating, Yellowish skin
BonesHair loss / Balding
Mind Stress SleepAnger, irritable, ambitious, analytical, At odds with church / religion, At odds with family, At odds with local community, At odds with nationality / culture, Conflict makes me angry, irritable, Easily insulted / sensitive, Illegal Drugs (marijuana, cocaine, etc), Insomnia, Intelligent, efficient, perfectionist, Judgmental, Mood changes quickly, Self Critical, Sharp language, Staying up late (after 10:30pm)
Reproductive HealthEstrogen Dominance, Heavy Period, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
Respiratory HealthDetergent allergy
SkinAcne - general, Eczema, Psoriasis, Seborrheic keratoses, Sensitive to Poison Ivy, Skin problems on neck, Skin sensitivity to chemicals
Weight LossHashimoto's Thyroiditis
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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