Cancer Journeys

Mental and Physical Wellbeing of Cancer Patients through Dance Therapy

Treating cancer involves much more than just radiation, chemotherapy, and surgery, when necessary. Read more…

Know it, to control it

Oxygen levels in colon and green vegetable diet – a correlation to prevent colon cancers

For normal tissue function, oxygen level availability is of paramount importance. Read more…

Cancer Therapies

Carbon Ion Therapy

The clinical success of particle therapies, especially proton therapy being used throughout the world fueled interest in

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Cancer Symptoms

Don’t ignore some of these cancer symptoms
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Brain Tumors

Brain is contained in a hard bony cage called cranium, with a covering of dura, the tough layer that protects the brain during sudden impacts. Brain is composed of nerve cells, supporting cells, nerve fibers for communication of signals, blood vessels, however there are no  lymphatics as are present elsewhere in the body. The tumors in brain can arise from any of its components and in most of the cases the tumors do not metastasize out of the cranium except for some childhood tumors that can travel into the spinal cord area. The symptoms of brain tumour are mainly due to the pressure effects of the tumour on surrounding normal brain structures.
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The Blessed One

I am a second year resident at the PGI, just after completing my post graduation. There is this young boy, a student of class-X, in our ward, the other sibling being a sister. He had severe bone aches and has been diagnosed to have a type of non Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Read more…