Comparative Study

| Published: March 31, 2020

Physiological manifestations of depression at nature cure center

Manish P. Shah

Psychotherapist and naturopath, PhD Scholar, Hemchandracharya North Gujarat university, Gujarat, India Google Scholar More about the auther

DIP: 18.01.120/20200801

DOI: 10.25215/0801.120


“A majority of depression cases are missed particularly when they have Physiological manifestations, like pain all over the body (joints, head, back etc.) digestive problems (gas, acidity, constipation etc).  These patients therefore approach a physician for diagnosis and treatment. These reveal no major abnormality and they are treated symptomatically with analgesics, antibiotics and multivitamins as the root cause is undetected and untreated.    Patients find no relief and therefore go medical shopping and ultimately end up with alternative therapy. Analysis of patients admitted in the centre revealed that 34 out of 94 patients were detected to have major depression that went untreated. To control these ailments there is a requirement psychological testing at nature cure centre”.

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Published in   Volume 08, Issue 1, January-March, 2020