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Mariyam with her father in a nice outside setting

It Brought Perspective To My Father’s Illness and Its Impact On My Life

Talking and writing about health related experiences is still not common in Asia.  This International Women’s Day...
A child with cancer with his parents

Seeing Our Child Suffer Is Never Easy

Javed Khan and his wife describe their 14 year old son, Tavish’s journey with cancer - from diagnosis to treatment and...
Picture of Mariyam Raza Haider whose father has oral cancer

Ways to De-stress during Chemotherapy Sessions

Mariyam Raza Haider, 26, gives a first person account of how she makes her father’s chemotherapy cycles for aggressive...

My sister and I went through Chemotherapy Together

Cara Chew, 32, from Singapore, was diagnosed with Diffused Large B-Cell Lymphoma. She shares her brush with cancer,...

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...

I have Cancer. So, What ’s the Big Deal?

Read the motivational story of Vinita Menon, a cancer survivor, who drew huge inspiration and strength from world...

Photography Lessons for Kids to Fight Cancer

Rajen Nair, a freelance photojournalist and writer, teaches skills of photography to children with cancer to bring hope...

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 Thought I was Invincible!’

This World Cancer Day, we bring you the heroic journey of Dilip Kumar Mevada, diagnosed with complete paralysis due to...

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