Understanding Cancer

Understanding Cancer  by R. K. Suneja (Author) (Amazon Summary) This quick read sheds light on the following topics What is cancer and why does it occur? Cancer is preventable Some foods promote, others prevent cancer Obese people should be more careful Be physically active Cancer screening for prevention, early detection and timely management Special need... Continue Reading →

Cancer- How to understand

Cancer: In simple terms Dr. Jeru Manoj,Ph D.,  Canada. Apr 5 2018 The word cancer rings an alarm in almost everyone and is widespread. However, very few know what a Cancer is actually. We like to explain cancer in simple terms for it to be understood by any individual. Consider the Human Body to be... Continue Reading →

Fatal Margin

Fatal Margin Paperback – 2014 by Umanath Nayak (Amazon Summary) Cancer crusader or god-player? Dr Veer Raghavan a dynamic young cancer surgeon is in CBI custody suspected of fraud medical negligence and malpractice. A forerunner in the field of oncology Veer's reputation and credibility is at stake. Is he guilty of committing the alleged crimes... Continue Reading →

Beyond True Stories

Beynd True Stories by Anita Khokhar (Amazon summary) Eleven different women but one common story that of fighting breast cancer. This book is a compilation of social issues, issues related to health care delivery, social support and above all never say die spirit of women from different walks of life from India. Real life experiences... Continue Reading →

THE HUMAN SIDE OF CANCER

The Human Side of Cancer: Living with Hope, Coping with Uncertainty-2001 by Jimmie Holland (Author),‎ Sheldon Lewis (Author) For more than twenty years, Dr. Holland has pioneered the study of psychological problems of cancer patients and their families -- whom she calls "the real experts." In The Human Side of Cancer, she shares what she... Continue Reading →

THE GENE: An Intimate History

The Gene: An Intimate History  by Siddhartha Mukherjee (Amazon summary) Spanning the globe and several centuries, The Gene is the story of the quest to decipher the master-code that makes and defines humans, that governs our form and function. The story of the gene begins in an obscure Augustinian abbey in Moravia in 1856, where... Continue Reading →

The Human side of Cancer

The Human Side of Cancer: Living with Hope, Coping with Uncertainty-2001 by Jimmie Holland (Author),‎ Sheldon Lewis (Author) For more than twenty years, Dr. Holland has pioneered the study of psychological problems of cancer patients and their families -- whom she calls "the real experts." In The Human Side of Cancer, she shares what she... Continue Reading →

I am a Survivor

I Am a Survivor -2017 by Vijay Anand Reddy (Author) Find the bay of hope . . . Right next to the ocean of grief stands the bay of hope.  It’s made of billions of sand particles, each one insignificant on its own, but together a force to reckon with. The ocean continues to try... Continue Reading →

BEING MORTAL

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End -2015 by Atul Gawande (Author) Is it time the medical profession rethought its approach to the old and terminally ill? In what way? Should doctors be trained to prepare people to die rather than simply be kept alive as long as possible? In Being Mortal, Atul... Continue Reading →

Cancer-Kannada

Cancer(Kannada) By Dr.C.G.Keshava Murthy, Kannada Pusthaka Pradhikara, Bangalore. Basic information about cancer, different types of cancer, their treatment  

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