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…

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,…

Is cancer in your genes? Because supposedly it’s in mine…

“You have a 25% chance of getting cancer because it’s in your genes”. This is what was told to me by a well-known nutritionist while I sat before him in the hopes of magically turning into a size 2 from his diet plan! So there are two things drastically wrong in that statement, one being…

What the lack of education and awareness is doing to us…

While I’m infuriated by the appalling condition of our gender discriminated society and the demoralising environment I live in today as a woman, I cant help but see the implications this has on our health and wellbeing. The conservative and restraining views of women in India has not only made us a dog bone for the…

Changing the conversation..,

You have cancer, in others words you’re dead! That’s the thought behind this deadly disease, the meaning behind those dreaded words. Why? Why because our society lives everyday trying to catch up to the western world, but can hardly ignore the ingrained traditional perceptions of ‘saving face’, of what is considered taboo and what is…

Fighting the fear…

Hearing the dreaded words “You have cancer” inevitably leads us into the most testing and life changing experiences. Our bodies get ready to battle as we aim to put up a strong fight against the illness. We use every bit of our physical and mental strength to the highest degree possible just to hear the…