SCOPE AND IMPORTANCE OF AYURVEDA IN CURING CANCER: A REVIEW
Rakesh Singh*, Pankaj Singh, Pankaj Kumar Sharma, Devesh Shukla, U. N. Pandey and Rajeev Kumar
Cancer, one of the most deadly diseases spreading drastically in the 21st century and is related to modernization, irregular lifestyle pattern and stressed life. Scientists are doing their best to fight with this disease; therefore an integrated approach is required to mange and treats cancer. The oldest Indian medicine system, "Ayurveda" is a way of life, not just a system of medicine. Currently, the global population is widely accepting the Ayurvedic medicine as it provides relief. All the scientific evidences related to Ayurvedic medicine is increasing day by day. And the medicinal herbs have scientifically proven to possess anticancer effects. Ayurveda adds a step in the curative aspects of different types of cancer. Ayurveda is patient oriented. Hence, an attempt is made in this review to highlight the role of Ayurveda in curing and managing cancer. Ayurveda can prevent cancer through healthy and dietary lifestyle. Ayurveda removes any disease by its roots and has no adverse side effects.
Keywords: Cancer, Ayurveda, Anticancer, Medicine, Herbal, Integrated.
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