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Understanding Cancer Patients Better; A 2-part series (Part 2)

2. Things Fall Apart; The Center Can No Longer Hold! Though we’ve heard and were even aware that Covid19 is real somewhere else but not around us yet (in our country, state, and neighbourhood), we lived our regular lives. We went to work and market freely without fear, no social distancing, no masks, and no …

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Understanding Cancer Patients Better; A 2-part series (Part 1)

The COVID-19  pandemic bears similarities with a cancer diagnosis COVID 19 has been a thorn in the flesh lately for everyone and the whole world since it was first discovered in Wuhan, China. Coronavirus is a flu-like virus. It causes a condition called COVID-19, which can affect the lungs and respiratory tract. For most people, …

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How to Get the Best Care when Diagnosed with Cancer

Being diagnosed with cancer is inarguably a life-changing experience. The fear, worry, anxiety, dread, distresses, and in some cases, depression can make the diagnosis even more frightening. You had absolutely no control over your diagnosis, but you have the opportunity to decide what happens to the quality of your life at this stage. What is …

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Myths About Cancer Treatment you should be aware of

Fear, dread, anxiety, emotional distress.… Being diagnosed with cancer is a life-changing experience that is rightly defined by one’s access to the right support and verified information. Sadly, this isn’t always the case for a huge number of cancer patients. This is further worsened the horrible myths about cancer treatment. Understanding that the dearth of …

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Understanding The Different Stages of Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most common incidence of cancer. According to WHO, breast cancer impacts 2.1 million women each year and also causes the greatest number of cancer-related deaths among women. Over 600 thousand deaths from breast cancer were recorded in 2018. Breast cancer is prevalent among women and very rare among men. What is …

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Common Signs of Breast Cancer You Should Know

WHO reports that breast cancer is the most popular type of cancer among women. The organization records that it affects 2.1 million women annually. It is also the cause of the greatest number of cancer-related deaths among women. Breast cancer is more prevalent among females, but in rare cases, it can occur in men too. …

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Beyond The Bedside: Keeping A Trendy And Smart Lifestyle After My Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy is the use of drugs or chemicals to treat an illness or disease. Chemotherapy drugs work by stopping the growth of cells. This affects both your healthy cells and the cancer cells hence the side effects like hair loss, weight loss and fatigue. The changes to your body may also be a source of …

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