Recently a really worried athlete approached ISST with his recent blood work ordered by the doctor (a reputed MD in his field). The blood work showed his serum creatinine levels at 7! The normal range for the same is between 0.6 to 1.1 mg/dl.
Ashwagandha (Botanical name: Withania Somnifera) is an adaptogen* revered as a rejuvenator and daily tonic in Ayurveda. It is a short, perennial shrub whose roots and berries are used for medicinal purposes. The name Ashwagandha is from the Sanskrit language and is a combination of the word ashva, meaning horse, and gandha, meaning smell. The root has a strong aroma that is described as “horse-like.”