FEMALE INFERTILITY & VYANDHATWA: CONCEPTUAL STUDY
Dr. Afreen Siddiqui*, Dr. Gitanjali Sasmal and Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj
Infertility is the inability of sexually active couple, not using any birth control, to get pregnant after one year of trying. According to the Indian Society of Assisted Reproduction, infertility currently affects about 10-14% of the Indian population, with higher rates in urban areas where one out of six couple is impacted. Nearly 27.5 million couple actively trying to conceive suffers from infertility in India. Ayurveda has a detailed understanding about the cause, diagnosis and prognosis of infertility and here in this article spot light will be focused on only female infertility termed as Vyandhatwa. As it is a burning issue in the society and our science Ayurveda has a beautiful explanation over all types of infertility along with their treatment. So an attempt has been made to set a co-relation between Vyandhatwa in Ayurveda and female infertility in modern science.
Keywords: Ayurveda, Vyandhatwa, female infertility.
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