Spine/backbone/vertebral column is made of 33 individual bones (vertebrae) stacked one on top of the other with intervertebral disc, tendons, ligaments, spinal nerves, muscles to provide main support to the body to allow it to stand upright. Adult spine has natural "S" shape with 33 number of vertebrates.
1) Cervical spine (neck) = 7
2) Thoracic spine (mid back) =12
3) Lumbar spine (lower back) =5
4) Sacrum coccyx (tail) = 9
Today, cervical - lumbar spine problems have become part of life due to lifestyle.
AYURVEDIC THERAPY AND MEDICINES:
The time-tested complete treatment - cure for spinal problems
1) Medicated oil massage steam relieves muscle spasm,stiffness, pain - medicated oil massage increases the blood flow/circulation to that area which helps in healing and maintaining proper tone of muscles- medicated steam open the pores so that oil gets deeper to joint articulation to provide lubrication- steam also helps to detoxify in results to make it feel light free to move.
2) In KATI BASTI / MANYA BASTI oil helps to accumulate osteophytes (tiny bone particles like chalk dust) together. According to Ayurvedic principles, it reduces the VATA in the joint as well in a body which is responsible for degeneration, pain, deterioration. & many other therapies to provide you instant relief from the root. In 80 % of cases no need of operation we can cure it with Ayurveda.
3) PIND Swedan: We used medicated rice and other herbs to massage over the affected area in order to provide strength to muscle and skeletal to heal degeneration & proper repositioning of vertebrae.