Cancer has strong social and economic consequence for Indians, which leads to family impoverishment and societal inequality. There are three therapies or treatment methods to treat cancer, which often have associated various side effects including pain, nausea and disorientation. Natural aids and ways to control these side effects, with grape seed extract being efficient for pain management. Let us discuss the top ten ways to effectively deal with cancer treatment.
Cancer, a life threatening condition, is a malignancy or abnormal growth of cells. According to ICMR (2016), around 14.5 lakh new cancer cases are expected in 2016, with the numbers likely to reach nearly 17.3 lakh new cases in 2020. Many cancers are associated with infections, tobacco use, and other avoidable causes. Among the several types of cancers, there are skin cancer, breast cancer, cervical cancer, colon cancer, prostate cancer, and lymphoma. Symptoms of each cancer vary depending on the cancer type. Cancer treatment may include chemotherapy, radiation, and/ or surgery. While undergoing chemotherapy and radiation treatment, the patient should try to remain as healthy and comfortable as possible. Chemotherapy and radiation treatments place a higher burden on the natural nutrition system in addition to the disease itself. These treatments are often associated with various side effects like nausea, fatigue, headache, muscle pain, stomach pain, constipation, diarrhoea, mouth sores, blood disorders, loss of appetite, and hair loss. Various natural treatments such as consuming grape seed extract and natural lifestyle changes such as controlled activity and nutrition can efficiently deal with pain and discomfort during cancer treatment.