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Tuesday, 27 March 2012

Relevance of Health Tourism in Kerala

Relevance of Health Tourism in Kerala
Kerala is an established tourist destination.  Ayurveda is already popular and Kerala is recognised as the
number one source for Wellness solution. The Alternative medicine sector led by Ayurveda has been
showing vibrant growth in recent years. There is also tremendous scope for Modern medicine including
Dentistry in the state.

The Advantages of Kerala in Medical Tourism
•  Nobody can beat IndiaÆKerala cost-wise (See, Annexure 1)
ƒ  Our doctors and nurses are accepted all over the world.
ƒ  We are known as compassionate people (even Thailand lack this)
ƒ  Kerala Hospitals give many consultancies under one roof
ƒ  Offer eco friendly environment
ƒ  NRIs all over the world function as ambassadors for Kerala
ƒ  Some US NRIs function as Entrepreneurs facilitating Medical Tourism to India & Kerala: (18 NRI
Travel Agents operate in Medical tourism arranging to and fro travel, treatments and sight seeing).
Some Reasons for Travel of Foreign Patients to India/Kerala:  
1.  UK NHS—National Health Service for poor citizens  is heavily burdened and the system almost
collapsed.  Indian costs being only 1/6 of UK  attracts the lower and middle income groups to
2.  In the U.S. the cost of medical treatment is so high that only 10% can afford the costs in US, while
Indian costs are only 1/10.
3.  The Middle East: Huge infrastructure facilities are  available.  But the expertise is insufficient.
After 9/11, they have reduced trips to U.S.

Sunday, 29 January 2012


What is  Abhyanga ?
Abhyanga massage is a type of massage therapy which is utilized by practitioners of Writing to plow their clients. It is a unequaled rhythmic knead, which deeply nourishes the intact embody with progressive amounts of enthusiastic herbal oil. Glossy, gradual movements used to rub the oil into the body, relieves weakness and increases gore circulation. The Abhyanga oil knead enhances the complexion and lustre of the peel.  This is a fraught body knead which is usually finished on a regular foundation
What is the Abhyanga Process ?
Abhyanga Massage finished by two therapists on either select of the diligent, who lies on the direction plateau. The computer lies on a specially intentional fare, and the knead therapist pours warmed and specially formulated herbal oil over his or her embody. Benny and food oils are commonly misused, along with an miscellanea of herbs. The oil is allowed to washing in for various transactions before the knead therapist begins, using rhythmic, upgrade strokes with the integral region.
An abhyanga knead can measure up to an time. After the massage is over, the client is pleased to ablution to take a wet vessel to encourage sorption of the oil. A daily bit of abhyanga manipulate can be very salutary for the skin. For people who cannot win a daily manipulate, practitioners of Ayurveda recommend that people oil their feet, hands, and heads daily with herbal oil. Salutation indication is well to get this manipulate.
What are indications for Abhyanga  - whom Abhyanga is wise
Those who get from render disorders, Muscular diseases, Metabolic disorders, wound diseases etc.
Contraindications for Abhyanga
Those who get from symptom, during discharge etc… A Ayurveda theologist exclusive adjudicate whether you necessity Abhyanga or not.

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