Knee Joint is quite crucial joint in our body as its imperative for performing all day-to-day activities. Once knee joints start paining we are severely affected in our daily life. Janu Basti (Panchkarma Therapy) is most effective treatment for addressing the pain in the knee joints or Patients suffering from Arthritis, Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Why Janu Vasthi needed ?
In case any person is suffering from problems like stiffness, swelling, burning sensation, click sounds and limitation of movements. This means the knee pain has started and it could be due to following reasons :-
- Inflammation in joints
- Degeneration due to over usage of joints
- Aging Factor
These persons must adapt Janu Vasthi.
Process of Janu Vasthi :
- In this process the 'well' is made around the knee.
- The well is made of fine grinded black gram .
- This well is immersed with hot oil and this oil is retained in well for certain duration.
- And when oil starts cooling down its replaced with hot oil again .
- This process is carried on for almost half hour and relived the pain condition.
Benefits of Janu Vasthi:
Janu Vasthi relives the stress in the knees and eases the movement of joints. It regulates the synovial fluid in the joints, which is necessary for proper lubrication and movement of the joints. The treatment also strengthens the knee joint by improving blood circulation.
- Relieving the pain in the knee joints
- Reduces the stiffness in the knee joint
- Keeps a check on the swelling and inflammation in the knee joint
- Helps in improving the movements of the knee joints
- Makes the knee joints stronger
- Helps in improving the blood supply to the knee joints
- Makes you resume the day to day activities