Healthy digestion is the most fundamental aspect of overall wellness in Ayurveda. The complete cycle of – digestion, absorption, and assimilation of food nutrients create building blocks of our body.
Recent modern researches have also established that a healthy gut is responsible not just for digestion, but it also has an impact on mental health and immunity. These researches reinforce the importance of a body-mind connection (The Gut-Brain Axis), which has always been at the heart of Ayurveda.
A number of serious illnesses can greatly impact our body when this fundamental physiological function of human body is compromised because of various conditions like chronic constipation, diarrhea, IBS, coeliac disease, acid reflux, etc. – the list is very long.