Ayurveda is considered as a healing-oriented approach, considers the whole person, including the mind and body along with other aspects such as diet, lifestyle and the environment. The multiple facets of Ayurvedic Management of health and disease are:
- Customized intervention that varies according to individual constitutional framework (prakriti) and the stage or phase of disease.
- Multi-component intervention involving diet, lifestyle, herbs, supplements, Panchakarma (detox and systemic cleaning of the body) and yoga.
- A treatment approach that has homeostasis or restoration of balance in health or wellness as its end point.