Category Archives: Cancer and herbs

Punarnava and Cancer

Punarnava Punarnava is the ayurvedic herb presented by our Mother Nature. The Latin name of Punarnava is Boerhaavia diffusa and its English name is Spreading hogweed. It is extensively found in India. Punarnava is the word derived from two different … Continue reading

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Triphala and Cancer

Triphala Triphala is an Ayurvedic herbal rasayana consisting of equal parts of three unrelated seedless fruits like Amalaki (Emblica officinalis), Bibhitaki (Terminalia bellirica), and Haritaki (Terminalia chebula). The first part of triphala Amalaki is known as Amala (Indian gooseberry), is … Continue reading

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Dalchini and Cancer

Dalchini The English name of Dalchini is Cinnamon, which came through a Greek word. This herb is native to South East Asia and belongs to the Lauraceae family. It was so highly prized among ancient nations that it was regarded … Continue reading

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Guduchi and Cancer

Guduchi The botanical name of Guduchi is Tinospora cordifolia, which is mostly grown in tropical areas of India, Myanmar and Sri Lanka. This plant is a climbing shurb growing in deciduous and dry forests. The leaves of the plant are … Continue reading

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Haldi and Cancer

  Haldi or Turmeric The Scientific name of Turmeric is Curcuma longa. It belongs to Zingiberaceae family. It is native to tropical Indian Subcontinent. It contains an active ingredient called curcumin, which is responsible for yellow color in haldi. It … Continue reading

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