DIET AND HYDRO-THERAPY FOR TUBERCULOSIS

“Food is medicine, medicine is food”

 Death comes due to excessive loss of blood or sudden lowering of temperature and the inability of the lungs to suck air. The main causative factor in TB, according to naturopathy, is the devitalisation of the system because of wrong feeding and a lowering of the vital force. Mineral starvation of the tissues of the body as a whole is the real culprit colds, catarrh and malaria, if suppressed, may also lead to tuberculosis.

Naturopathic treatment for this fell disease is to have the patient stay in clean, healthy surroundings, where there is plenty of fresh air and sunlight. Remember that the germs that cause TB die quickly if they are exposed to direct sunlight than if they are boiled. It is a disease of filth and poverty and proper steps should be taken to keep the environment clean.
Once it strikes a person he should be first treated for fever. Cold packs to the chest and throat should be applied twice to thrice daily till the temperature comes down to normal.

Spitting of blood should not frighten the patient since that is the way of nature to get rid of the poisons accumulated in the body.

 No so-called nourishing food as meat broth or milk should be gives so long as the temperature of the body remains above normal. Only orange juice and water is to be given and a warm water enema to get rid of the poisons in the intestinal tract.

 Fresh fruit diet should be started when the temperature has become normal and milk after 3 to 5 days and should be continued for some weeks. The intake of milk may be increased gradually.

TB is generally associated with depletion of natural calcium in the body and milk is the best source of that calcium. But milk must be taken fresh and unboiled.

A sponge bath should be taken in the morning and breathing exercises adopted. A hot Epsom salt bath is also recommended.

The diet after the fever has subsided – should consist of fruits, vegetables, milk, whole meal bread, butter butter, eggs, nuts, and cheese. These foods are the richest in organic calcium and would aid recovery.
Avoid all devitalized foods like refined wheat flour, sugar, tinned and preserved foods, white bread, white sugar, and refined cereals; puddings and pies. He should also avoid strong tea, coffee, condiments, pickles, and sauces. Instead of coffee and tea, advised to take boiled ginger or pepper with water along with jaggery will help the loose of appetite.
 Avoid strain and have mental diversion will delay healing. The patient should completely rest his mind and body. Exposure to fresh air and sunshine-Fresh air is always important in curing the disease, and the patient should spend most of the time in the open air and sleep in a well-ventilated room. Sunshine is also essential as tubercle bacilli are killed rapidly by exposure to the sun’s rays other beneficial steps towards curing the disease are slow massage, deep breathing, and a light occupation to ensure mental diversion
Smoking, eating pan, and nasal powder are injurious to health.. Don’t sleep under trees during night don’t sleep immediately after food and not advisable to sleep in daytime. Avoid cool drinks, especially soda; tinned juices etc.Controlling of passing motion and urine affects health. Pass motion two times in a day. Don’t involve too much in sexual relationship. Have pure devotion to God, the creator and surrender to HIS will. Remember Medicine is poisonous& it can safe you or kills you “So follow the Natural Method”
Don’t drink alcohol. Avoid curd and green leaves in night times. Cook only in pots, cooking with aluminum vessels is injuries to health. Find out an eliminate adulterated foods like artificial and fast food. Should eat only after each digestion and add more fiber items in food. It is essential to have low-salt, low sour and low harsh spicy foods. Must add bitterness in edible items. White bread ,white sugar, refined cereals , tinned and preserved foods, tea ,coffee, condiments, pickles, sauces, On no account should drugs of any kind or so called “nourished foods” patent or otherwise be taken. Junk food, drugs, smoke. Sexual activity

DIET CURE CHART FOR TUBERCULOSIS
1. Lin seed (Alsi) or its powder soaked in a glass of water in night and should take in morning on empty stomach (most important).

2. Do breakfast of Semi-boiled egg, Barely or sabodana Kheer, Banana and Date (as far as possible).

3. Drink 1 glass of Luke warm water before 1 hrs. of lunch and dinner and 2 glass after 2 hrs. of lunch and dinner.  It should be drunk very slowly with a spoon or with a small draught. (Most Important.

4. Chew a piece of ginger before half an hour of lunch and dinner (Must).

5. Lunch and Dinner: Steam Vegetables as available, soup of crab, spinach, chauli and methi ka saag, Dhodhi or Lauki, Mung dal, whole wheat chappati (Mix 100 gm soybeans in every 1 kg. Wheat).  Old rice rested fish, Sweet Curd or glass of fresh butter milk (as far as possible).

6. Salad with every lunch and dinner of raw onion, carrot, beet, tomato, dressing with lemon, no salt and spices should be added (Must).

7. Chew 2 cloves of garlic between two meals if possible.

8. Take one table spoon of methi powder with little luke water after half an hour of lunch and dinner (Most Important).

9. Decoction of Tulsi and Pudina (Mint) powder or herbal tea with or without milk in the evening, if possible.

10. Take 1 tsp, Triphala powder (Hirda, Baheda, and Amla) with luke warm water at the bed time (Most Important).
Some do & don’t:
1) Eat slowly & chew properly.
2) Eat only when you feel hungry.
3) Don’t eating while reading or watching TV.
4) Never eat when you feel tried or emotionally upset.
5) One should not drink water during meals.
6) Drink 8 to 10 glasses of water daily.
7) Avoid stress & anxiety & learn to lead a relaxed life.
8) Cultivate regularity in his/her habit. Do exercise and rest.

TREATMENT CHART FOR MULTIPLE DRUG RESISTANT TUBERCULOSIS
Chart No. 1
6:30 a.m. One glass lukewarm water mixed 1 tsp honey.
7:00 a.m. One cup `Beet’ juice mixed with 1 cup boil water.
9:00 a.m. ½ glass fresh carrot juice mixed ½ glass boil water.
11:00 a.m. One glass fresh sugar cane juice without ice & salt.
12:00 Noon 1 tsp Tulsi, Amla & Methi powder with 1 glass water.
1:00 p.m. ½ glass carrot juice mixed with ½ glass boil water.
3:00 p.m. Drink 2 glass copper, silver, gold, iron charged water.
4:00 p.m. ½ glass Dudhi Juice mix with ½ glass boil water.
5:00 p.m. 1 glass fresh sugar cane juice without ice & salt.
5:30 p.m. 1 glass luke-warm water mixed 1 table spoon honey.
7:00 p.m. ½ glass carrot juice mixed ½ glass boiled water.
9:00 p.m. Drink 2 glass luke-warm water sip slowly;
at bed time:
9:30 p.m. Take 2 table spoon of `Olive Oil’.
N.B.: Follow the above instructions (Chart No. 1) for a week
Chart No.: II
N.B.: Please note down the following changes, remaining time table is as same as given in Chart No. 1.
1:00 p.m. Drink Alkalizing Green Soup.
4:00 p.m. 1 Glass Banana Stem (Dandoo) Juice.
5:00 p.m. ½ Glass Dudhi Juice mixed with ½ Glass boil water.
7:00 p.m. Drink Alkalizing green soup.

Follow the above instruction (Chart No. 2) for 14 days.

CHART NO. 3: DIET AND HYDRO-THERAPY FOR TUBERCULOSIS
Upon Rising (6:30 A.M.) & Before sunset (5:30 P.M.)
Take 1 table spoons of honey with 1 glass of luke worm water.  Sip very slowly.  It should not be gulped.  It should be drunk slowly with a spoon or with small draughts.
Break-fast (7:30 A.M.)
Barley Kheer prepared by boiled and honey & milk.  Alternate day sagondana kheer, 1 semi boiled egg, 2 Bananas & dates.
Before one hour of lunch (11:30 am.)
Drink one glass luke warm water very slowly.
Before ½ hour of Lunch (12 a.m.) & Dinner (6:30 p.m.)
Chew a piece of ginger for improving appetite.
Lunch (12:30 p.m.) & Dinner (7:00 p.m.)
Steam vegetables as available, soup of crab, spinach or chaulike saag, Mungdal, Two whole wheat chappati (Mix 100 gm. Soyabean in every 1 kg. Wheat) old rice, roasted fish, salad of raw onion, carrot, beet dressing with lemon, no salt & spices added, sweet curd or a glass of fresh butter milk.
After ½ Hour of Lunch (1 P.M.) & Dinner (7.30 P.M.)
Drink 2 glass of luke warm water very slowly take atleast 10 minutes.
Evening (4 p.m.)
1 cup tea (decoction of tulsi or herbal tea or decoction of milk with garlic), biscuits, 2 banana.
At Bed Time (9:30 p.m.)
Take 2 table spoons of olive oil (Itly or Egypt) (Red & Golden Colour Olive Oil is best in quality).
Bio Chem Sali Mixture : For T.B. (Dose Thrice Day)
A. In case of Bleeding:
Ferrum Phos 12X, Kali Muriaticum 3X, Magnesium Phos 3 X, Natrum Phos 3X.
B. In case of No-Bleeding:
Ferrum Phos 12X, Kali Muriaticum 3X, Magnesium Phos 3X, Natrum Phos 3X, Natrum Sulph 3X.
C. In case B Does not Good in 3 Weeks:
Calcarea Sulph 3X, Ferrum Phos 12X, Kali Phos 3X, Magnesium Phos 3X, Natrum Mariaticum 3X, Natrum Phos 3X, Natrum Sulp 3X, Silica 12X.