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June 21, 2018

Why are professionals caregivers needed when battling cancer?

Many people succumb to multiple sources to gather as much information and support when they’re battling cancer, however the credibility of the s

June 18, 2018

Coaching and Counselling for Cancer Patients and Family Members

Those who are involved in cancer, patients and family members are mentally and physically strained. We offer ignore the mental side of it and deal wit

June 14, 2018

What does it take to fight cancer?

Your physical, mental and emotional state is one of the most important elements to fight cancer. Renowned oncologist, Dr. Rajeev tells you why.

April 17, 2018

What does a dietician do for you when healing from cancer?

Having the right guidance not only from your medical team but from the professionals who will help you in making appropriate lifestyle changes is impe

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How to find hope when you need it most

Cancer is the most fearful and traumatic experience a patient or caregiver can go through. You feel anxious, panicked, fearful, lost and hopeless amongst many others things. Although there are certain elements that are not under your control, hopelessness is certainly not one of them....

IS CANCER IN YOUR GENES?

Many people believe if cancer runs in the family then chances of inheriting a specific type of cancer is very high. Research proves otherwise- only 5 to 10 percent of cancer cases are genetically inherited. Genetic testing is the biological evaluation of a person's risk...

Good Sleep: An underrated aspect of cancer recovery

The importance of good sleep in patients recovering from cancer is often underrated. Further complicating the problem is the fact that many patients recovering from cancer have insomnia as well. Sleep is an extremely important part of the recovery process. Patients recovering from cancer require...

Learn how to deal with relationship issues during cancer

Dating or sexual intimacy during cancer recovery is a touchy subject for most recovering cancer patients. Many experience significant changes in their relationships during and after diagnosis and recovery. Patients report experiencing stress and tension in their relationships. The patient recovering from cancer therapy undergoes...

What is cancer?

No, cancer is not a death sentence, but instead is a rapid proliferation of cells in the body. In basic terms, this just means it is an uncontrollable division of abnormal cells. It is essential to understand that we all have cancer cells in our...

Recovery and rehabilitation after cancer treatment

Its surprising to find that recovery and rehabilitation is almost always considered physical. Something that relates to strengthening physiological function, musculoskeletal conditioning or increasing range of motion, or the other connotation falling into the realm of drug and alcohol abuse. But if you were to...

What causes cancer?

It must be understood that cancer is usually taken as a lump or growth however the tumor is only the symptom of the disease, while cancer begins at a molecular level in the body. The physiological effects that cancer has on your body are the...

Cancer misconceptions

Although there are many stigmas attached to cancer, below highlights the ones that are most applicable to India and breed the greatest amount of damage. Cancer is a social stigma because it is contagious Cancer is not communicable, contagious or infectious in any way. Although this...

An Integrative Approach to Healing

Integrative healing or integrative oncology is a combination of various complementary therapies that work towards healing the body as a whole. Cancer is a symptom and a result of a depleted immune system and a disrupted homeostatic state in the body. While conventional treatment such...

Immunity and Inflammation

Immunity is key and inflammation is more so the catalyst in driving the immune system into a right or wrong direction. Inflammation is simple, any stress related injury in the body causes inflammation and while certain levels of inflammation is actually good for the body,...

How do we deal with fear?

Isn't it amazing that there is just one thing keeping us from living to our true potential, doing what we love, diving in and not looking back? Fear, and yet we succumb to it every single day, when all we need to do is face it...

What really is in the anti-cancer diet?

If you have been doing some research on cancer and nutrition, the alkaline diet might sound familiar to you. Whether its backed by science or not or condoned by every oncologist, it is important to decide for yourself after doing your own research, if it...