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Do Patients Want To Know Their Cancer Diagnosis?

In India, especially in field of cancer care, family caregivers often ask the doctors to not tell the patients the...

Art As Expression And Financial Independence

Art is increasingly recognised as medium of expression for persons with intellectual disabilities. Our editor Moyna Sen...

A Festival of Movies Dealing with Mental Illness

MindScope, the Mental Health Film Festival, being held in Pune today brings an interesting and insightful array of...

When MediClowns Step In for Patient Care

Medical or therapeutic clowns can bring in smiles and comfort where there is disease and trauma. The MeDiClown Academy...

Good Treatment For Breast Cancer Is Also Available In Tier 2 Cities

Dr Anand Mishra, Professor and Head of Department of Endocrine Surgery, King George’s Medical University, Lucknow,...
Cancer patient feeling distressed and covering face

Risk Of Suicide In Cancer Patients

We often tell cancer patients to be positive. But they go through a lot of psychological emotions including suicide...

Cancer Screening Guidelines For Indian Women

Screening for Cancer is a crucial part of Cancer Prevention and Control for women. In the second part of this guide on...
A gloved hand holding a test indicating PSA test

Cancer Screening Guidelines in An Indian Context

Screening for Cancer is a crucial part of Cancer Prevention and Control. Yet, screening is not integrated into our...

Introducing A Communication Tool for Deafblind People

The Ahmedabad based NGO Sense India which provides education and other services to deafblind children partnered with...
A white van which serves as a mobile library

Training Persons With Chronic Mental Illness To Manage Libraries

Rangashri Kishore, Dean of Library Services in Andhra Pradesh, talks about her unique initiatives and rehabilitation...

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