Cervical Cancer rank as the third most common types of cancer for women in the world excluding the United States. The tumor starts from the cervix uteri, the lower narrow part of the uterus (womb). Most of cervical cancers arise from squamous cells, a type of cells on the cervix’s surface.
Development process of the tumor are slow. Before turning into cervical cancer, it starts from a precancerous condition called dysplasia. Women who routinely undergo Pap smear diagnosis stands higher chance of detecting this condition early while the disease still can be cured. Those who does not had regular Pap smears or does not follow up on an abnormal Pap smear results are the majority who most diagnosed with cervical cancer.
HPV (human papilloma virus) is the main cause for the cancer. HPV spread through sexual intercourse. So a women sexual habits and pattern can increase her risk for the tumor. Not all HPV are dangerous, some will lead to cervical cancer, some will lead to other disease while some cause no problem at all.
|Vaccines and Prevention|
There are two approved HPV vaccines currently on the market, Gardasil and Cervarix. Both prevents infection with HPV which also will lead to the development of cervical cancer. World Health Organization (WHO) recommends young women to be vaccinated against HPV.
For those who did not have HPV vaccination, it is advised they do a more regular Pap smear. Pap smear can detect any abnormality in the cervix which can lead to cervical cancer before it spread to become cancerous. At early stage, the disease can be cured.
|Acupuncture and Herbal Treatment|
Although there is still no known cure for cervical cancer so far, this kind of tumor stand a chance to be dissolved by acupuncture and herbal treatment. Chinese herbal treatment has a history of 5000 years where Chinese physicists had study had tried to cure this disease by using many kind of herbs. An experienced master can prescript suitable combination of herbs for a particular condition.
There is an acupuncture and herbal treatment centers located in Kuala Lumpur with a famous Chinese master. He is very familiar with traditional Chinese medicine and herbs. Many diseases are cured in his center and keep gaining positive feedback from his patients. The patients prefer herbal treatments because it is natural because master uses herb plants which some are planted by himself. Many has praise the effectiveness of the treatment.
Due to the process of some treatment will that some time, it is recommended to stay in the centers provided accommodation. Master always take close care of his patients. By staying near to the acupuncture and herbal treatment center, Master can monitor the treatment closely. Patients can also learn qi gong, keep the right diet and sometimes emotional therapy which can lead to a faster healing process and wellness to them.
Worldwide has start to recognize acupuncture and herbal treatment as popular alternative treatment. It is widely use in oncology department for pain management and some may use it to regenerate the body immune system to fight against tumor.