Articles

Compilation of articles written by our Clinical Oncologists, Dietitian, Physiotherapist & Cancer Survivors.

Soy or No Soy

April 28th, 2017|

Soy or No Soy Soy or no soy? Many cancer patients are fearful of eating soy. This is particularly common among breast cancer patients. Because soy contains estrogen-like compounds, [...]

Acid or Alkaline Diet

April 28th, 2017|

Acid or Alkaline Diet I always hear about using diet to control the pH of our body. Some people claim it helps in weight loss and detoxification; others say [...]

Sugar & Cancer

April 28th, 2017|

Sugar & Cancer The myth: We always hear myths about cancer, one of them is “sugar can feed cancer cells”. To gain credibility, the anonymous author of this statement [...]

I’m My Own Hero

April 13th, 2017|

I Am My Own Hero From moping over what he had to go through to finally coming to terms with it, like many other cancer patients, Michael has experienced it [...]

The Questionaire

April 13th, 2017|

Survivor's Questionaire ADELAIDE CHONG also did not turn us down when we approached her to answer this questionnaire. Before her bout with cancer, she had also lived life in the [...]

Memoirs of Survivors

April 12th, 2017|

Memoirs of Survivors It was May 1988.That day at Convent Green Lane canteen, a group of lady teachers was discussing breast-self examination. As I was not an expert in this [...]

Survivors are Champions

April 12th, 2017|

Survivors are Champions Survivors are champions, it is true. U will agree Survivors are fighters too. Remember, the cancer journey is not so rough as it may seem. Victoriously, I have [...]

In The Eighties

April 12th, 2017|

In the Eighties In the eighties, there was not much talk of breast self examination and although I heard a faint call for BSE, one night on Wednesday April 19, [...]

Survivor Mari

April 12th, 2017|

Survivor Mari May 2009. Mari felt the lump on her abdomen getting bigger. "I had noticed the lump earlier. There was no pain. I was losing weight and my appetite [...]