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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...

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,...
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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...
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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...

Post Mastectomy Breast Prosthesis - Importance and Options

Dr. Rohini Patil, a gynaecologist and a 17 year breast cancer survivor from Nagpur was shocked at the lack of awareness...
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Photography For Therapy And Self Esteem

On World Photography Day, we share how photography has provided therapeutic benefit to cancer patients of all ages,...

The Importance Of The Doctor-Patient Relationship

The patient-doctor relationship is crucial for better outcomes for patients. Find out what some of our patient...

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...

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