The book "Hypothyroidism and Ayurveda" written by the well known author, Professor Ajay Kumar Sharma is a complete and comprehensive treatise on the subject. This is the first book in English which deals with the subject in all completeness and clarity covering all aspects of "Hypothyroidism and Agni Mandyata" as described in various modern medical texts and various treatise of Ayurveda. The entire text is richly supported with original references from Ayurveda classics. Latest information regarding Hypothyroidism has been incorporated with the objective of providing basic knowledge to readers. The book is meant especially for Ayurvedic students, physicians and teachers for creating awareness among masses about the dependable holistic approach of Ayurveda in the management and prevention of "Hypothyroidism - Agni Mandyata."
Separate chapters have been added on modern concepts of Hypothyroidism, Ayurvedic concepts of Agni Mandyata, Diet - Pathya - Apathya in Hypothyroidism, Exercises and Yoga in the management of Hypothyroidism and Recent advances in the Ayurveda management of Hypothyroidism.
The author of the book being a Senior Professor Ayurvedic Medicine (Kayacikitsa) at National Institute Ayurveda, Jaipur and being reputed teacher, clinician and researcher, this book has been richly benefited by his scholarship and professional experiences. It is expected that this book will be useful for prospective readers.