VARMA THERAPY FOR MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS
Dr. K. Sivaranjani M.D.(s)*
Varma medicine is the unique pride of Siddha medical System gifted by the siddhars for the welfare of the mankind. Varmam is a subtle energy that functions in the body. Those places where this energy resides and activates both body and life are varma points. Any derangement or disturbance to the flow of this energy results in disease. Though the varmalogy has a wide scope extending from Neurology, Cardiology to Endocrinology. This paper focuses on the varma therapy for musculoskeletal disorders which is most commonly encountered in this decade.
Keywords: Varma therapy, Siddha medicine, Musculoskeletal disorders, Osteoarthritis, Lumbar spondylosis, Cervical spondylosis.
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