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Know More on Gastro Intestinal diseases


Diverticulitis is generally diagnosed by an acute pain attack in the abdomen. Doctor generally do a physical examination and ask for some tests to find out the exact cause of the pain. 1

Common tests that are requested by doctors are: 1

  • Blood and urine tests, to check for signs of infection.
  • Pregnancy test, to rule out pain due to pregnancy.
  • Liver function tests, to rule out liver related causes of pain.
  • Testing the stools, to rule out infection in people who have diarrhea.
  • CT scan, which can indicate inflamed or infected pouches and confirm a diagnosis of diverticulitis. CT can also indicate the severity of diverticulitis and guide treatment.

Diet Recommendations (Aahar)

Ayurveda highly recommends

  • Regular intake of buttermilk
  • Ingestion of cumin seeds and pomegranate
  • Drinking warm water
  • Eating easy-to-digest foods
  • Avoiding curd, alcohol, acidic and soft drinks and fasting

Lifestyle changes (Vihar)

Ayurveda highly recommends

  • Avoiding suppression of urges, improper posture and staying up late at night
  • Yogasanas for relief, such as:2,6

1. Suryanamaskara:

2. Udarshaktivikasakayogasanas -

i. Pawanmuktasana (wind-relieving pose):

ii. Shavasana (corpse pose):

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