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Webinar: Living Better After Cancer - For Young Adults Dealing with Cancer

The latest in our ‘Living Better’ series of Live Q&A sessions looks at the psycho-social aspects of young adults...
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Can I Take Supplements During Cancer Treatment?

Cancer patients often self medicate with vitamins and mineral supplements and other dietary supplements during the...
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Sifting The Truth From The Fake – Health News In The 21st Century

People get umpteen health news forwards and they often forward without verifying. Some even think "may be it will help...

Living Better After Breast Cancer - A Webinar/Live Q&A Series

Cancer is not a death sentence. And many people continue to live fulfilling lives after cancer. In our Live Discussion...

The Role of Counselling in Palliative Care

Pranab Basu has been a hands on caregiver for his wife, and has now devoted himself to helping and counselling people...
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Art Therapy For Mental Wellbeing Of Cancer Patients And Caregivers

Cancer patients and their families go through stressful, fearful and anxious times of emotional upheaval.  Dancer...

2018 Nobel Prize For Medicine For Advances In Immunotherapy

The 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded to James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo for...
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Hair Loss Due To Chemotherapy Is Repairable

Pranab Kumar Basu has turned a counsellor after being a full-time caregiver to his wife who was suffering from Cancer....
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"Its Time For Film Characters That Survive Cancer!"

Cancer stigmas are often barriers for seeking diagnosis, as well as treatment and rehabilitation. Shubha Maudgal and...

Canshala - Bringing School and Normalcy To Children with Childhood Cancer

Children who are out of town patients often miss school for months on end. This affects the child socially and...

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