Ayurveda and Cancer

Matthew Capowski

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On the Tillotson Institute Website the registered herbalist Dr. Alan Tillotson has posted an excellent article titled Cancer - The Ayurvedic Perspective that contains several excerpts from Dr. Vaidya Mana Bajra Bajracharya's book The Ayurvedic Records of Cancer Treatment*:

http://oneearthherbs.squarespace.com/diseases/cancer-the-ayurvedic-perspective.html

*I have contacted the publisher of this book and they state that they do not presently have it for sale but they will inform me when the revised/reprinted edition becomes available.

Also see the research paper by Premalatha Balachandran and Rajgopal Govindarajan, Cancer—an ayurvedic perspective (Pharmacological Research 51 (2005) 19–30): (PDF File): http://www.iss.it/binary/farm/cont/cancer ayurvedic.1105357764.pdf