TADABEER E MASHAIKH (REGIMENS FOR ELDERLY) IN UNANI SYSTEM OF MEDICINE
Abdul Azeez Rizwana*, Arish Mohammad Khan Sherwani and MHM Hafeel
Mashaikh (old age) is most vulnerable and respectable group among all. Mashaikh is considered as being ≥ 60 years of age. Older adulthood there is a gradual loss of functioning cells with reduced cell metabolism. As a result body organ systems gradually lose some capacity to do their functions and maintain their reserves. Ilaj bil tadabeer for geriatric had been mentioned in unani system of medicine.
Especially diet, massage, exercise, nuthool and hammam for old were clearly mentioned to prevention of lifestyle disorders and preservation of health.
Keywords: GERIATRIC, MASHAIKH, UNANI SYSTEM.
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