About the CARER Program: Cancer recovery & rehabilitation program

The CARER Program is one which serves all your needs post cancer treatment. Often, after the patient has gone through conventional treatment and has been discharged from hospital and medical care, there is a dearth of information the patient faces regarding post cancer care and recovery. This is where the CARER Program steps in. We…

A free option for crowdfunding your medical bills

People have been trying to raise money for medical emergencies for basically as long as both money and medical emergencies exist. Plain and simple. It’s always been an extremely hard thing to do however, until a decade or so ago when online crowdfunding entered the scene. The excess of options online crowdfunding platforms offered made…

How to keep your cancer at bay and inhibit relapse.

An unfamiliar mark or on your skin, an irritable cough or just that uneasy feeling residing within every cell of your body and immediately you cant help but think your cancer is back! Unfortunately a fear that you might have for the rest of your life, however one that can be controlled to a great…

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 look up the right definition of rehab – “the action…

What it’s really like to have cancer…

Although I lost one of the most precious people to me from cancer after living it beside her day by day, and now experience the cancer journey through my work, I always wonder what its really like to have cancer and what is the best way to interact with someone who does or did. Do…

How to survive within this cancer inflicted world…

Will we ever find a cure to cancer? The answer to that question is literally worth over a billion dollars…but here’s my 2 cents. I think we are far far away from that place, a place that we might actually never reach! This is purely my opinion, but a cure that eradicates all cancers once…

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 makes sense. According to me the acid – alkaline debate…

My three 3 ways to prevent cancer or any chronic illnesses…

So the other day I received yet another beautiful and encouraging email from my cousin. Her words were elegantly wrapped up in a dose of motivational and inspiring lines sent all the way from her holiday in Sri Lanka. She urged more from my writing, more information on what to do and more importantly what not…

Today is YOUR day!

From serious difficulty in digesting any kind of reading to now having a book at my side at all times, it was no surprise I walked into every bookstore on my never-ending journey back from New York to India. A particular book caught my eye at JFK airport, however not being the genre I was…

I just found out what cancer really is and here it is…

You have cancer and so now what do you do? You turn to something called Google, which then gives you an influx of overwhelming and extremely misinterpreted information. You get even more frightened and disillusioned and decide to stick to the protocol, not ask questions and just go with the flow hoping for the best,…