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An elderly and spectacled couple Mr Pranab Basu in a blue striped shirt with his wife in an orange blouse and a cream sari

Palliative Treatment Ensures Good Quality of Life

Mr Pranab Kumar Basu shares his experience of being the sole caregiver of his wife, who had metastastic colon cancer,...
The Best Tips Come From Cancer Patients and Survivors

The Best Tips Come From People Who Have Beaten Cancer

This World Cancer Day, cancer survivors and PatientsEngage contributors share advice based on their lives experience on...
Colorectal Cancer Survivor Nita Patel sitting on a chair in a house coat that hides her colostomy bag with her husband

Learning to Live with the Colostomy Bag

Nila, 80 from Ahmedabad talks about how a mild gastro issue led to a life altering diagnosis of Colorectal Cancer and...

My Win over Stage 3 Colorectal Cancer

Usha Jerome, who was diagnosed with upper rectal cancer at 62, talks candidly about her symptoms, diagnosis, treatment...

Three-time Cancer Survivor Stresses Staying Positive

B V Lakshmi, who has put up a courageous fight against cancer three times, appreciates life profoundly and says the...

Colon cancer at 27 did not stop her aiming for 5Km

Choo Mei Sze from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia surprised doctors with her condition and then even more with her fighting...