Kidney or bladder cancer
Kidney or bladder cancer from the point of view of Ayurveda
Major risk factors for these cancers include tobacco smoking, certain chemical exposures, family history, age, and obesity. Sometimes the first sign of bladder cancer is an abnormal result on a urine test or you may have symptoms, such as difficulty urinating, pain during urination, more frequent urination than usual or blood in your urine. Kidney cancer, or renal cancer, is one of the ten most common cancers in both men and women. Kidney cancer can cause symptoms such as blood in your urine, low back pain on one side, a lump on one side of your lower back, feeling tired, losing weight (especially if you aren’t trying to lose weight) or a fever that does not go away and is not from a cold.
How Ayurvedic doctors treat Kidney or bladder cancer
Ayurveda is a natural healing process that has no side effects on the human body. Cancer is known as “Arbuda” in Ayurveda. Cancer begins in the cells, and it is the mass and lumps of the cancer cells that grow fast and rapidly take the shape of the tumor. In the Ayurveda, the main reasons behind the cancer are vitiated Kapha, Vata , and Pitta dosha.
Cancer treatment by conventional medication can complement Ayurveda, especially with Panchakarma therapy, which is used to detoxify the body. Detoxification can be completed using Ayurvedic therapies – like Snehana therapy – is a kind of oil massage. It is one of the most critical procedures that prepare the body for Panchakarma treatment. Also Snehana treatment is mainly divided into two parts – Bahya (External) and Abhyantara (Internal) .
Swedana is passive heat therapy – Ayurvedic detoxification flowing into the steam procedure, that takes place for a few minutes every day after the Snehana therapy.
In Cancer treatment effective and also used are Virechana, Nasya, Basti, Vamana , Raktamokshana – depends of Cancer type and doctor prescription.
More tips for prevention and Ayurvedic treatment of Kidney or bladder cancer:
Consume a lot of colorful, leafy vegetables, as they contain antioxidants. Antioxidants repair cell damage and could even help prevent some types of cancer
Orange, yellow and red pigments of the antioxidant class known as carotenoids are believed to be especially essential. You can find them in foods like sweet potatoes, carrots and peppers.
Citrus fruits like lemons, oranges, grapefruit and limes have antioxidant properties
Green tea has anti-cancer properties
Don’t forget about physical exercise – Yoga , Pranayama is advisable