Heart disease is a very common disease affecting people across the world. It is a major health problem for many people. According to medical surveys the most common causes of heart disease are:
- High blood pressure
- High serum cholesterol
However ayurveda adopts a different approach towards achieving good health and stating the cause of certain diseases. The term used by ayurvedic for a heart disease is’Hrudroga’.Ayurveda definitely deals with the cardiovascular diseases. It defines the hridaya or the heart as organ of the body which is responsible for controlling and monitoring emotions and also for blood circulation that keeps an individual alive.