In the United States, Prostrate cancer is considered as the second-prominent reason of deaths due to cancer. In an autopsy analysis, it was found that one in three men above 50 years of age had histological confirmation of prostrate Cancer. There are several healing methodologies in Ayurveda as suggested by our Ancestors to treat prostrate cancer and reduce its complexities on par with nature.
Causes and symptoms of Prostrate cancer –
Men usually at the age group 60 to 69 are found to be affected by prostrate problems like prostatitis an when this is ignored leads to prostrate cancer. Prostrate is a walnut-sized small and a vital part of the male reproductive system found in front of the rectum and below the bladder. The main function of the prostrate gland is to secrete a fluid that is a part of the semen.
The exact cause of prostrate cancer is a myth even now. Some of the factors that enhance the risk of prostrate cancer are hereditary, prolonged smoking, aging, continuous intake of alcohol, irregular intake of alcohol, excess indulgence in sex, accumulation of phlegmatic constitution mainly for men in colder areas, ethnicity and the lack of essential vitamins in the diet.
Frequent urination, dreary pain in the lower pelvic region, reduce in weight, blood in the semen or urine, lack of appetite, burning sensation while urination, swelling of the prostrate gland, destabilized urine flow, painful ejaculation, increased pain in upper thighs, hips, bones and lower back.
Ayurvedic treatment for Prostrate cancer –
Prostrate cancer can be best treated with Ayurvedic treatment as it is claimed to be natural, safe and treats the system without any adverse side effects. There are various ayurvedic medicines for prostate cancer which are quite effective. A part of male reproductive system, prostrate is also known as Shukra dhatu which shows signs of emotional, spiritual and physical relationship that the affected individual has previously had with his reproductive potential. As per Ayurveda, prostrate cancer is a slow growing syndrome which adverse with age and it involves aggravation of all the three doshas.
Symptoms of prostate cancer
The major symptom of prostate cancer is prostate enlargement. the initial symptom of it is week urination flow, an abnormal amount of urination at night, abnormality of sphincter muscle which leads to unwanted starting or stopping of urination.it should be consulted with the doctor immediately before it gets serious.
Some of the fruitful Ayurvedic remedies for prostrate cancer are –
- Healthy Ayurvedic diet – A healthy eating habit, as per Ayurveda helps in preventing various diseases and prostrate cancer is one of them. Prostrate cancer can be combates with cruciferous vegetables like broccoli, cabbage, and cauliflower as they have anti-cancerous properties due to the presence of indole-3 carbinol. This act as a powerful anti-androgen and is proved to fight the production of cancerous cells in the prostrate. Legumes, fresh juicy fruits are some of the low glycemic foods that reduce the risk of cancer.
- Yogasana – You can fight prostrate cancer by doing yogasana regularly in the morning with confidence and power. Sarvangasana, Shirshasana, Garudasana, Kapalbhati and pranayama are some of the asanas for treating prostrate cancer.
- Ayurvedic essential oils – Ayurvedic essential oils are the concentrated and pure oils extracted from plants. Sandalwood essential oil, turmeric essential oil, lemon essential oils are some of the essential oils which is prostrate cancer ayurvedic medicine.
Ayurveda texts talk about the importance of sunlight for healthy living and studies have proved that good level of vitamin D protects the body from the risk of cancer. Sunlight is a rich natural source of vitamin D.