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When Cancer Strikes, You Find Out Who Your True Friends Are

Cancer affects and changes family and societal relationships. How are interpersonal relationships impacted when a woman...

I Wrote a Diary and Solved Math Puzzles During My Cancer Treatment

Cancer is not a death sentence. There is no rule that says a person who has cancer will die before one who hasn’t....

What's the Secret to Happiness during Cancer?

Do you think it is possible to find joy and motivation in cancer? Neelam Kumar, who battled breast cancer twice, began...

Exercise Brought Back My Life After Cancer

Breast cancer survivor Parul Banka wants to inform and inspire others through her own example about leading a...

Why I Embrace Pain

What does pain foretell? A reflective piece on what chronic pain means to triple negative cancer survivor Geetha...

Talking Candidly about my Cancer

London based Parul Banka has published a book in which she openly narrates her encounter with breast cancer. During her...

Love in the Times of Cancer

Mukesh’s love for his college sweetheart, Shachi, remained resolute even after she was diagnosed with breast cancer....

I decided to win this battle against Breast Cancer!

Mamta Goenka suffered bilateral breast cancer and naturally went through the entire gamut of treatment along with...

Is Breast Cancer Infectious?

Rita Banik, breast cancer survivor and founder of RACE to Rein-in-Cancer, had to face this and many painful falsities...

I can honestly say cancer changed my life

By Geetha Paniker, a survivor of triple negative cancer with double mastectomy reflects on and celebrates her 5...

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