This article is an excerpt from a book that I found interesting. This is different approach to vagina health and you'll find down below ayurvedic recipes on how to make your own Uttara Vasti.
Women's Power to Heal: Through Inner Medicine, by Maya Tiwari. Synopsis: "Women have absolute power within themselves to heal. A living testament to the healing efficacity of her teachings, Maya Tiwari freed herself from "terminal" ovarian cancer at the age of 23. More than 25 years later she shares the healing wisdom that literally saved her life. T
If you are asking this question, then you are most likely between 45-50 years of age and you have noticed some changes in your menstrual cycle pattern and emotions. The medical definition of menopause is the cessation of menstrual periods and therefore, can only be diagnosed in retrospect.
A general rule of thumb is that if you are over 45 years of age and have not had a period for 12 months, they are probably finished. Most Australian women reach menopause between the age of 45-55 years, with the average age being 51 years. However, there is considerable variation and some women may reach menopause in their early 40?s, whilst others will continue to menstruate until their late 50?s.
A long term study of Australian women called The Melbourne Womens Midlife Health Study, tracked over 400 women through this phase. They found that if you have had at least 3 months without menstruating, then your last period will probably come within
The menstrual cycle is about women's energy and power; the power to be, to restore, to receive & to create.Throughout history different cultures attitudes towards menstruation and menstrual blood have varied. This has ranged from menstrual blood being viewed as sacred, healing and powerful, to being feared as dangerous and unclean. This is the basis upon which the Jewish tradition deems women ritually unclean and impure whilst menstruating. Menstrual taboos from the Greco-Roman culture feared that menstrual blood soured wine, made crops wither, caused fruit to fall off trees, and dulled the edge of steel, and so forth ~ thats some power! For instance in the Bible it is written: "And if a women has an issue, and her issue is her flesh be blood, she shall be put apart seven days: and whosoever touches her shall be unclean until even. [Levitious 15: 19-30"]" Today, in Western society, much of the language and attitude surround ... [Read more]