Pneumonia


PNEUMONIA


Introduction:

          Pneumonia is a kind of infectious disease. The patient suffers from inflammation and pain in both the lungs. Sensation of cold is the main cause of pneumonia. The patient feels violent pain in the chest and he feels difficulty while breathing. He feels excessive cold due to this disease. The temperature may rise to 105 degree F and pulse may go upto 150 beats per minute. Infection of germs, virus and fungus is the main cause of pneumonia. A common complication of all kinds of pneumonia is pleurisy. Or the patient can suffer from the pain in the lungs.

          First, the patient should remove all the causes of the pneumonia. Thereafter, the treatment should be started according to naturopathy. 

Treatment of pneumonia according to naturopathy:

  • The patient should keep fast until all the symptoms of pneumonia disappear from the body completely. Thereafter, mix black pepper and honey in the decoction of cinnamon as a dose. The patient gets lots of relief by this medicine.
  • A decoction of garlic should be given to the patient of pneumonia.
  • The patient should eat fruits slowly after keeping fast. Thereafter, he should take normal food, salad, fruits and sprouted pulse. The disease named pneumonia is cured soon by this treatment.
  • Enema with lukewarm water should be given to the patient regularly for the treatment of this disease. Thereafter, apply mud pack on the stomach. He should take hip-bath (Kati- Snan) and Jalneti. The patient gets rid of pneumonia by doing so.
  • If the condition of the patient of pneumonia is chronic, cold should be kept on the forehead. He should cover all over the body with wet bed sheet. Thereafter, he should take feet bath (washing hands with lukewarm water). The disease named pneumonia is cured soon by this treatment. 
  • The patient should adopt Kunjal Kirya when the temperature of the body is not high. The patient gets lots of relief by doing this in pneumonia.
  • If the patient of this disease is feeling cold, keep a bottle neat about the patient and the patient should be covered with a blanket. The patient gets lots of relief by doing so.  
  • The disease named pneumonia subsides soon by rubbing the body.
  • The patient should take complete rest. Thereafter, treatment should be started according to naturopathy.
  • The patient should drink water of blue colored bottle that has been kept in sunlight at the regular interval of two hours. The fever subsides soon by drinking this water. The patient gets rid of pneumonia soon.
  • Sheetkari-Pranayam, Sheetali, Shava-Asana and Yogadhya are beneficial for the treatment of pneumonia. The disease named pneumonia is cured soon.
  • The patient should take sponge bath or cold friction bath. Activeness comes in the body by doing so and the fever starts to subside. Thus, the patient gets rid of pneumonia by doing so.
  • Massage on the backbone reduces the temperature of the body. The disease named pneumonia disappears by doing so.
  • The patient should live in airy room and he should wear cozier clothes. He should take complete rest too.
  • When fever of the patient of pneumonia subsides and whiteness of the tongue reduces to some extant, he should break the fast by drinking fast. Thereafter, he should take juice of fresh fruits, raw salad, sprouted pulses and soup. Fever does not take the person in its grip again by doing so. Thus, pneumonia disappears soon.
  • The patient should drink orange juice twice a day. Fever subsides soon by drinking this juice.
  • The patient should use leaves of basil. Use of basil leaves provides relief to the patient.
  • Boil the leaves of basil in water and mix powder of black pepper and a little sugar in it. The patient gets lots of relief by doing so.
  • The patient of pneumonia should not drink milk. If the patient wants to drink milk, milk should be lightened by mixing water. Give milk to the patient by mixing honey. Sugar should not be mixed in milk at any rate. The patient gets rid of pneumonia soon by doing treatment of this disease.