Lung Cancer is one of the most common diseases nowadays and is rising at a greater scale, With an increase in the number of smokers in India, patients affected are rising every day. But smoking is not the only cause of lung cancer, Air Pollution, exposure to certain gases or chemicals, lung diseases are some of the causes of Lung Cancer these days.
The month of November is called Lung Cancer Awareness month. Lung Cancer was fourth on the list of 36 types of cancer with a 6.45% rise in the cases from 2012 to 2018. (Source- GLOBOCAN)
More Lung Cancer cases have been identified in Female patients.
Treatment for Lung Cancer
In India, treatment for any cancer is very expensive which is not affordable by every individual. But Ayurved is a more natural and affordable way of treatment which is really gaining it’s pace these days.
Curcumin is a substance found in spiced turmeric, it acts as an anti-oxidant that prevents inflammation. It also helps to prevent the growth of new cancer cells and kills the existing cancer cells as well.
It is an extract from Terminalia Arjuna tree bark that helps with lung cancer. It has anti-oxidant properties which stop the growth of cancerous substances in the body.
Ashwagandha also is known as Indian Ginseng is rich in flavonoids it also has anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, anti-tumour properties which prevent spreading of cancer cells and kills cancer cells as well.
Shatavari is also called Asparagus is mostly used for rejuvenating patients health and strengthen the patients’ immune system.
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