People with chronic diseases try Ayurveda after failing to get relief from modern medicine and nearly 76% of them receive partial or complete alleviation, says India's first big data analysis on the ancient medical system.
Data from 107,000 patients show the commonest reason for people to seek Ayurvedic help is diseases of the digestive system followed by endocrine (diabetes/obesity/thyroid disorder), skeletal (mostly women) skin, respiratory and nervous system disorders.
re than 80% of the patients who opted for Ayurveda treatments suffered from chronic diseases for more than one year. Even with mostly chronic diseases, the effectiveness of the treatment was obtained in more than 75% of the cases. Only in 0.9% cases aggravated.