Cancer is a very expensive disease and can throw your family's long-term plans awry. Renowned financial planner Lovaii Navlakhi tells us 4 ways to be better prepared for such a crisis.
An excerpt from Bronnie Ware's article, with simple and powerful insights that are relevant for those who are dying (as well as for everyone else!)
Financial planner Lovaii Navlakhi offers surprising advice for life after cancer: Focus on creating a healthy lifstyle first, work next and money last!
Lovaii Navlakhi shares valuable guidelines on how to make a smooth and hassle-free claim for your medical and critical illness insurance.
Harmala Gupta talks about CanSupport's free home-care program for advanced cancer patients in Delhi and surrounding areas.
When an elderly person is diagnosed with cancer, their life changes and so does the life of their caregiver!
A playful activity for children with cancer, turns into an impromptu basketball game where everyone joins in!
The Terry Fox Run is an annual, non-competitive charity event held in numerous regions around the world in commemoration of Canadian cancer activist Terry Fox, and his Marathon of Hope, and to raise money for cancer research. Nitin Tolani, a bone-cancer thriver has made it his mission to bring it to Bangalore.
An intern's account of her experiences at Samiksha, an exclusive learning and activity centre for children with cancer.
What happens when “C” arrives unexpectedly and you have no medical insurance or critical illness cover? What then?
How patients and care-givers can cope with Death, by embracing, rather than fighting the inevitable.
A conversation with Financial Planner, Lovaii Navlakhi, gives you the must-know information about the critical illness cover; a must-have if you have a family history of cancer.
Cancer brings great change, yes. But what to make of that change is up to you.
"The care-giver must keep a positive frame of mind, whatever the situation". Mrs. M. Tiwari talks about her journey as primary care-giver to her daughter Dr. K. Tiwari, who is a breast cancer thriver.
Cancer is a disease which affects your mind more than your body. In such a situation how do you help people to deal with it? One answer to this very difficult question is, Care. The act of giving care.
A landmark book about how cancer can trigger a change of direction, leading to a happier, more fulfilled and healthier life. It includes powerful exercises which help patients create a healing program for themselves.
Meet this inspiring woman (Vimala Francis) who says "Dying is inevitable. But when life gives you a chance, why not take it and do your part?"
Karunashraya offers palliative care to advanced stage cancer patients, so they can experience comfort, peace and dignity in the final stage of their disease.
Support groups are beacons of hope and confidence for people suffering from cancer. Here's one in Bangalore!
Cancer is a disease like any other, they just have not found a cure for it yet. But given the humongous research grants, do they even want to? - asks Gunjan Mohanka.
Tragic, comic and ultimately, an inspiring movie about the choices we can make to look at terminal illness in another light.
How to 'reclaim your power' and learn the 'growth' lessons you need to learn.
How to break free of the co-dependence trap.
Caring as a painful, yet powerful growth opportunity
Reaching out for support while dealing with the fear and pain.
Finding the 'sweet spot' when it comes to dietary and life-style changes.
To give care, you need to take care of yourself first.
There's lots of help for people going through cancer, but very little for their care-givers. This series of articles provides a map and some valuable tips!
A moving docu-drama about a Canadian amputee and runner, Terry Fox who embarked on a cross-country run to raise money and awareness for cancer research.
CPAA is one of India's leading cancer support organisations. It is very active in providing a range of services in the 'Total Management of Cancer'.