Lifestyle disorders are defined as diseases linked with the way people live their life.
This is commonly caused by lack of physical activity and unhealthy eating as well as alcohol, drug and smoking abuse. Undue Tension, Mental Stress / Anxiety, Late Night or Inadequate Sleep also play a big role in this.
Most of the persons are getting entangled in the widespread rat race these days attracted towards high living standards and materialistic pleasures. Turning to fast foods containing high calories, ignoring physical activities and becoming glued to gadgets, smoking and drinking alcohol, give rise to several lifestyle diseases. This increases the prevalence of chronic health problems.
The most prevalent disorders are Obesity, Hypertension, Diabetes, depression, Migraine, Thyroid Dysfunction, Heart disease, Atherosclerosis etc..
Onset of lifestyle diseases is insidious, it may take years to develop. So its advisable and sensible to be not falling prey to these. Once these disorders are detected, there has to be a total vigilance in the way of life along with proper medication.
Homeopathy plays a major part in these problems. Homeopathic treatments are holistic in nature. A homeopath will treat the whole person and not parts of the body. A thorough case history is taken and the medicine is chosen as per the signs/symptoms, psychological sphere. These medicines activate the self healing power. Along with medication, lifestyle changes are also advised. The effect of the medicine multiples if the person takes healthy nutritious food and has an adequate physical activity.