Sunday, July 16, 2017

How to cure Jaundice Naturally at Home

Jaundice is not a disease but a sign of an underlying disease. Alcoholic liver disorder and viral hepatitis are the two most common diseases that result in Jaundice. Other underlying causes of Jaundice include malaria, cirrhosis, thalassemia, hepatitis A, cholestasis or other disorders of the liver .Jaundice cannot be treated or better said, treatment of jaundice is usually unnecessary.The correct approach is to cure Jaundice is to treat the underlying disease. It is basically a yellowish pigmentation that mainly occurs when level of the chemical bilirubin increases in the bloodstream due to some underlying condition. It is very common in newborn babies.Generally, whites of the eyes and the yellowish staining of the skin are the most prominent of all other jaundice symptoms. The yellow color is first observed on the face which then spreads across the whole body.

There are a number of other symptoms that may be seen, which includes itching, tiredness, weight loss, appetite loss, abdominal discomfort, vomiting, nausea, pale colored stools, lethargy, fever, dark yellow urine, bitter taste in the mouth, pain in the liver, etc.There are a number of reasons for building up extensive bilirubin in the blood. These include a blockage in or near the liver that prevents the flow of bile, like pancreatitis or gallstones, a tumor in the bile duct, congenital defects (including biliary atresia), pancreatic cancer, pregnancy, or excessive breakdown of RBC that arises certain forms of anemia, and some infectious diseases like malaria. Allopathic system prescribes blood test for abnormal red blood cells, bilirubin levels, hepatitis and substances that indicate liver dysfunction. Doctor often prescribe additional tests like biopsy or ultrasound to identify the causes of jaundice.A correct dignosis of underlying cause is vital for taking remedial measures for Jaundice.However certain food are known to alleviate the symptoms and help improve liver functioning. The following are some natural foods that are effective in Jaundice

.Tomato juice: One glass of tomato juice, mixed with a pinch of salt and pepper, taken on empty stomach in the morning is a very effective home cure for jaundice. Lycopene found in tomatoes reduces the liver injury. Alternatively, Take 500ml of water and allow it to boil. Add 4 to 5 tomatoes in the boiling water. Let it stand for 15 minutes. Peel the skin of a tomato and crush them. Extract their juice by pressing them on a sieve. Drink the prepared juice on an empty stomach each morning. For fast recovery, add some salt and pepper in the juice.

Radish leaves: Radish leaves contain compounds which induces appetite and regularises the bowel movements. Take some radish leaves and extract juice from it, with the help of a sieve. Drink about half a litre of the extracted juice daily, in about ten days the patient should get relief from the disease.

Papaya leaves: Add one tablespoon of honey to one teaspoon of papaya leaves paste. Eat this regularly for about one or two weeks. This is a very effective home cure for jaundice. Sugarcane: The properties in sugarcane helps in proper digestion and proper liver functioning, thereby helping the patient to recover quickly from jaundice. Take a glass of sugarcane juice and add some lime juice to this. Drink this juice twice daily  so that urine can pass adequately and patient gets nourishment. Ensure to clean sugarcane properly before extracting juice from it.

Basil leaves: Take about 10-15 basil leaves and make a paste of it. Add half a glass of freshly prepared radish juice to it. Drink this daily for about two to three weeks for better results.Gooseberry: Gooseberry is rich in vitamin C and is a very useful in alleviating the symptoms of  jaundice.Barley: Boil  a cup of barley water in about three litres of water and allow it to simmer for about three hours. Drink this water as frequently as possible throughout the day  for treatment of jaundice.

 Lemon:The anti inflammatory property in lemon helps in treating jaundice. Lemon also unblocks the bile ducts , thereby making it the most effective home remedy for jaundice. Squeeze the juice of 2  lemons and add it to a glass of water. Drink this minimum thrice a day , as it protects the liver cells from damage.Pigeon peas leaves: Extract juice from pigeon pea leaves by crushing them and take at least 60ml of this juice daily  for treating jaundice. The leguminous beans of these are also very nutritive and can be added in the diet.

Neem:Collect some fresh editable neem leaves. Crush to extract juice. Mix half tablespoon of the juice with two tablespoon of sugar in a glass of water. this liquid taken early in the morning is very helpful.Reduce

 Body Heat with Coconut water:Drink coconut water(nariyal paani) twice or thrice a day. This will clear the urine and reduces body heat. Bitter-gourd:Make the juice of some fresh bitter gourd.. Give two spoon of juice twice daily. Slowly the yellowness of the eyes will fade.

Jaundice Treatment with Barley Water:Barley water should be taken several times in a day.One cup of barley should be boiled in three liters of water and simmered for three hours

.Almonds: Take about 8 kernels of almonds, two dates and five cardamoms and soak them in water. Leave it overnight. In the morning, remove the skins and make a paste of it. Add some sugar and butter. Take this mixture several times a day.

Barley Water Clean the barley properly and remove any wreckage present. Now, boil a cup of barley in 3 liters of water and simmer it for 3 hrs. Drink 4 to 5 glasses of barley water on a daily basis until you recover completely.Alternatively, soak some barley overnight and cook them in a pressure cooker till 7-8 whistles. Allow it to cool down. Then, strain and add your favorite flavors such as fruit juice, lemon juice or any sweetener to it.

Turmeric: Take a glass of warm water and add a pinch of turmeric to it. Mix well and drink this three or four times a day.Snake gourd leaves: Take about 7-10 leaves and boil it in a cup of water and allow it to cool. Take 10-15 coriander seeds and boil it in half a litre of water. Mix it with the previously prepared decoction. Drink at least thrice a day for effective cure of jaundice

Indian aloe Vera leaves: Take the pulp of the leaves of Indian aloe vera and mix it with black salt and ginger. Take this every morning for about ten days.Beetroot and lemon: Take one cup of beetroot juice and mix with equal quantity of lemon juice and drink this   regularly for a few days for effective results.

Chicory plant: All parts of chicory plant is useful in curing  liver problems. The flowers, seeds and roots are the more common parts used. The juice of chicory help treating the  enlargement of spleen,  sluggishness of the liver  and it also promotes  healthy secretion of the bile .Jaundice berry: Make a juice of the bark of jaundice berry and take a teaspoon  of this several times  a day , daily.

Chamomile: Tea made of chamomile is very effective cure for jaundice and should be  at least once a day for several weeks and can be continued after cure of jaundice as a preventive measure.Buttermilk: Take buttermilk and add roasted alum and add some black pepper and mix well and drink at least thrice a day for better results.

Banana: Crush ripe banana and add some honey and take this at least twice a day for better results.Carrot juice: Make fresh carrot juice and drink several times a day for effective cure of jaundice and it can be included in the diet also.

Bitter luffa: Squeeze and pound bitter luffa , to extract its juice . place the juice in the palm of the hand and draw it through the nostrils. Yellow liquid will flow out the nostrils as a result of this .when the toxic matter is evacuated in considerable amount the patient will feel relieved. Seeds of bitter luffa can also be used for the same purpose.

Bael leaves: Take baels leaves and grind to make a powder. Mix it to a glass of water. Drink this once a day for effective cure of jaundice.. Almonds, Dates, Cardamoms, Sugar and ButterSoak 7 almonds, 2 dried dates, 3 small cardamoms in water overnight. Next morning, grind them to make a fine paste. Add 2 teaspoons of sugar and 1 teaspoon of butter. Mix well and eat at least once a day.

Alum, Add a piece of alum on the frying pan and allow it to heat till it expands. Crush this expanded alum into powdered form. Add a pinch of this powdered alum into a small cup of fresh curd. Consume at least 1 cup of this curd thrice a day.Banana Mash a ripe banana and add 1 tablespoon of honey to it. Eat it twice for a couple of days. Papaya Prepare a fine paste using tender papaya leaves and take about half teaspoon of this paste along with water.

Coriander Seeds WaterDrink 30 to 50 ml of coriander seeds water to alleviate the symptoms of jaundice naturally. Soak 2 tablespoons of coriander seed in 500 ml (1/2 liter) of water and allow it to boil. It reduces the yellowness of skin.

Spinach Since the spinach is packed with abundant iron, doctors recommend it to the jaundice patients. Grind some chopped spinach in a juicer and have its juice. You can also add carrot to make the juice more effective.

Garlic Consume some garlic cloves early in the morning on an empty stomach to speed-up the recovery process.

GooseberryGooseberry juice has no side-effects and is considered 100% safe for the treatment of jaundice. To make its juice, wash and dry them first and put them in a separate bowl. Take a pressure cooker, and add one and half a cup of water. Place the bowl with gooseberry inside the cooker. After one whistle, take them off the stove and allow the bowl to cool down. Break the soft gooseberry into pieces and remove the seeds. Now, grind the sugar and salt along with its pieces in a mixing jar to prepare a fine paste. Add 2 to 3 spoons of this paste in a glass of water; stir well and drink it. You may add cardamom powder in the juice to add flavor.

 Lemon, Lemon has anti-inflammatory properties that help cure jaundice. Squeeze two lemons in a glass of water and drink it up. Since it guards the liver cells against damage, drink lemon juice thrice a day. Carrot JuicePrepare a fresh carrot juice and consume it couple of times a day for curing jaundice. You may also include it in your daily diet.16. GingerMix ½ teaspoon ginger juice, 1 teaspoon each of mint juice and fresh lime. Drink this frequently to fasten the recovery process. You may add some honey to add flavor. Beetroot and lemon, Combine a cup of beetroot juice and lemon juice in equal amount. Drink this on a regular basis for some days to obtain effectual results.Bitter luffaPound and squeeze bitter luffa to extract the juice. Place some juice in your palms and inhale it through your nostrils. As a result of this, a yellowish liquid will run out of your nostrils. Moreover, you may also use seeds of bitter luffa for the similar reason.

Bitter gourd Prepare a juice from fresh bitter gourd and take 2 spoons of it twice a day.  The yellowness of the eyes will fade away gradually. Pomegranate Eat a lot of ripped pomegranate or, you may also take pomegranate juice regularly. This is one of the best remedy for curing jaundice Buttermilk, Buttermilk does not contain any fat and, therefore, good for digestion. Prepare a glass of buttermilk and add a pinch each of black pepper powder, turmeric, and cumin seeds. To fasten the recovery process, drink this mixture thrice a day. Curd,Take a bowl of yogurt once a day. Add a dash of turmeric powder to increase its effectiveness.Note: Use turmeric stick instead of regular turmeric powder.Lemon LeavesTake one cup of water and allow it to boil. Add about 8 to 10 lemon leaves. Cover it with a lid and leave it for 4-5 minutes. Drink the prepared decoction for 4 to 5 days regularly.Licorice, Prepare a fine powder by mixing 1 teaspoon each of crushed licorice root, rock salt, and chicory seeds. Take ½ teaspoon of mixture in water two times a day.

Radish LeavesThe juice prepared from radish leaves is a very effective remedy for curing jaundice. Crush handful of radish leaves and extract juice using a thin muslin cloth. In general, adults are recommended to drink half a liter of this juice for at least 8 to 10 days. This juice helps detoxify blood (in humans) and also brings back the lost appetite.

. Pigeon Pea LeavesTake a handful of pigeon pea leaves and crush them in order to extract the juice. Drink 60ml of this juice every day. Besides, you can also include its leguminous beans in your diet.

ChamomileTea prepared from chamomile herb is an effective cure for jaundice. Take 2 to 3 teaspoons of dried chamomile flowers and put them in a cup to make a chamomile tea. Pour some hot water into it. Allow it to infuse for about three minutes. Strain it into another cup with the help of a tea strainer. You may also add lemon juice and honey to it. Drink this tea at least once a day for some weeks. OreganoAdd about two teaspoons of oregano in a cup of water and allow it to boil. Simmer the stove for 10 minutes and, subsequently, strain. Take this on a regular basis.

Pigeon Peas LeavesCrush some pigeon pea leaves and extract some juice. Take at least 60ml of this extracted juice every day to cure jaundice. Snake gourd leavesThis herb is often recommended by experts for treating jaundice. Add around 7-10 snake gourd leaves in a cup of water and boil it. Let it cool down. Now, take 10 to 15 coriander seeds in half a liter of water and boil it. Combine it with a mixture prepared previously. Drink it at least three times a day for effectual results.

Indian Aloe Vera Leaves Prepare a mixture by combining the pulp of aloe vera leaves, black salt, and ginger. Consume this mixture every morning for 10 days. Chicory PlantEach and every part of the chicory plant (seeds, flowers or roots) is helpful in treating the liver problems. The juice prepared from the chicory plant helps cure the sluggishness of the liver, enlargement of a spleen, and promotes healthy secretion of the bile.

Margosa Leaves Crush a few fresh leaves of margosa and extract its juice. Add ½ tablespoon of its juice and 2 tablespoon of sugar in a glass of water. Take this mixture early in the morning. Hygrophila spinosaThe root of this plant is powerful in curing liver diseases like hepatitis and jaundice. Prepare a mixture of its root in water and take it twice or thrice a day.38. Indian Sorrel (Oxalis corniculata)This herb is helpful in curing jaundice. It works wonders when taken along with buttermilk.

JAUNDICE: FOODS TO AVOID :Avoid spicy and fried foods.Avoid junk and carbohydrate rich foods as liver needs to produce more bile to digest these foods and that may aggravate the condition.Avoid alcohol, coffee and tea. Drink boiled water and avoid non-pasteurized milk.Pulses and legumes should be avoided.

OTHER DIETARY RECCOMENDATIONS Increase intake of foods rich in calcium and other minerals like iron and magnesium.Vegetables and fruits should be taken in raw or steamed form.Bitter gourd and drumsticks are very beneficial for jaundice patients.Fruit juice fast for about one week is very effective for the patient.DO’SDrink filtered or boiled water.Take foods that are rich in calcium and other minerals such as iron and magnesium.Take fruits and vegetables in raw or steamed form. Besides, you can also drink their juices/soups.Grapes, sweet potatoes, nuts are beneficial in jaundice.Get proper rest.Increase intake of bitter vegetables such as bitter gourd and the bitter variety of drumsticks.Eat simple food especially on the first 3 days of jaundice. You may take a meal of porridge particularly rice gruel.Eat a vegetable salad prepared from carrot, tomato, radish and its leaves, and include 2/3 slices of lemon.DON’TSAvoid consuming fried and spicy foods.Don’t take carbohydrate rich foods, as they may worsen the condition.Avoid cakes, chocolate, potato chips, pastries, colas, ice-creams.Keep away from sea foods especially oysters, until and unless you are certain that they are from a reliable source.Avoid drinking coffee, alcohol, tea, and non-pasteurized milk.Legumes and pulses should be avoided.Do not consume non-vegetarian foods for a certain period till the aftereffects of jaundice remain visible on skin.Refrain from salt as it requires a difficult digestion process.