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Ayurveda and Yoga for Cancer Supportive Care 

Ayurveda and Yoga for Cancer Supportive Care
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Ayurveda and Yoga for Cancer Supportive Care
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Anand Dhruva

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10.1093/med/9780199329724.003.0019
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date: 14 October 2019

Chapter 19 covers Ayurveda and yoga for cancer supportive care, and discusses the meaning, definition, and origins of Ayurveda, the common origins of Ayurveda and yoga, how an individualized Ayurvedic treatment plan can be used to provide support during cancer treatment and to help return to good health after the completion of cancer treatment, and how yoga postures and breathing practices provide promising supportive care approaches for cancer patients.

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