As the rainy season marks its onset, the mosquito-borne diseases starts making the headlines. The hospitals report an upsurge in dengue and chikungunya patients during this season. Most of the people opt for the allopathic treatment, but the homeopathic treatment for these viral diseases have been said to offer a promising relief. Chikungunya is viral disease caused by Alpha virus. It is transmitted to humans by mosquito bite of infected Aedes Aegypti mosquito. They usually bite during day and lay their eggs in stagnant water.
It is not incurable, and a person suffering from this illness is supposed to build up a lifelong immunity. Once a person gets infected through a mosquito bite, he or she will not fall ill instantly.
According to Dr Pankaj Aggarwal - Senior Homeopathy physician at Agarwal Homeo Clinic, New Delhi
Coconut water contains all vital minerals and electrolytes that make your body charged. Drinking a lot of water will help fight Chikungunya. The minerals and electrolytes help in making you stronger and strengthen the immune system to fight against all diseases.
Intake of boiled tulsi in water for three to four times a day can prevent virus from attacking you. It will help in boosting your immune system.
Consuming some Kasuri Methi leaves boiled in water will help to keep you away from Chikungunya and other germ.
Leaves of papaya help your body to form more platelets. Squeeze out the fresh juice from papaya leaves and consume it daily.
Black pepper helps to fight against the pain causing disease. Boiled it with tulsi and consuming it twice a day may help a lot. It's a natural anti biotic and pepper is very effective to boost your immunity power.