Geetha:an unfinished story….

Geetha: an unfinished story……… The last conversation I had with Geetha was on Sunday January 27,2019. She was still in Hyderabad. She was responding to the THE HINDU, interview of Ms. Manisha Koirala. I had suggested that she has a STORY TO TELL THE WORLD … a story of triumph over adversity. I predicted that... Continue Reading →

ಅಬ್ಭಾ ಕ್ಯಾನ್ಸರ್!-Geetha HG

ಅಬ್ಭಾ ಕ್ಯಾನ್ಸರ್! ಒಬ್ಬ ವ್ಯಕ್ತಿಗೆ ತನಗೆ ಕ್ಯಾನ್ಸರ್ ಇದೆ ಎಂದು ತಿಳಿದುಬಂದರೆ ಅದೊಂದು ಜೀರ್ಣಿಸಕೊಳ್ಳಲು ಆಗದಂತಹ ಆಘಾತಕರ ವಿಷಯ. ತದನಂತರ ಜೀವನದ ಪ್ರತಿಯೊಂದು ಆಯಾಮವೂ ಮೊದಲಿನಂತಿರುವುದಿಲ್ಲ. ಮಹತ್ತರ ಬದಲಾವಣೆಗಳು ಪ್ರಾರಂಭವಾಗುವದರಿಂದ ಕ್ಯಾನ್ಸರ್ನಿಂದ ಗುಣಮುಖವಾದವರು ಈ ವ್ಯಾಧಿಯಿಂದ ಚೇತರಿಸಿಲೊಳ್ಳುವದನ್ನು "ಪುನರ್ಜನ್ಮ" ಎನ್ನುವರು. ಫೆಬ್ರವರಿ ೪ ಪ್ರಪಂಚ ಕ್ಯಾನ್ಸರ್ ದಿನವೆಂದು ದಿನಪತ್ರಿಕೆಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ಬಂದ ಬರಹಗಳನ್ನ ಓದುತ್ತಿರುವಾಗ ನನ್ನ ನೆರೆಮನೆಯ ಗೆಳತಿ ಜಾನಕಿ "ಅಯ್ಯೋ ಅದನ್ನ ಓದೋದು ಬೇಡಪ್ಪ! ಆ ಪದವೇ ತುಂಬ ಭಯಭ್ರಾಂತಿ ಮಾಡುತದೆ " ಅಂದಾಗ ನನ್ನ ಮನಸ್ಸು... Continue Reading →


FEEL THE FEAR….. Fear of recurrence (Anonymous) Life after cancer has been very different with each passing year. The first couple of years were spent taking extra care of my diet, exercise and sleep the next two years have a little relaxed. To my surprise, I didn't have too much of ‘scanxity’ (anxiety during scans)in... Continue Reading →

Communication is important in cancer care

Communication is the key to good Medical Care (CMC). Current medical care is more complex as comparted to about 25 years back, as the advances in medical sciences allows for interventions far greater degree than it was earlier and the expectations of the persons with medical needs and their families is greater. People want to... Continue Reading →

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