Coping With Cancer : Healing Power Of Gratitude

This image depicts an attitude of gratitude as a coping stratgey for cancer patients

Note by Dr Suraj Manjunath: This is a guest post by Haripriya Suraj, a Reiki Practitioner with a special interest in integrating wellness therapies with modern medicine. The article explores the role of ‘Gratitude’ as a coping strategy for cancer patients, and also shares practical tips on how to cultivate an attitude of gratitude. Thank … Read more

Cancer Positivity: A New Perspective For The New Year

this is an image to depict positivity in the face of cancer, in an article by Dr Sapna Mallikarjun for the website

Note by Dr Suraj Manjunath: This is a guest post by Dr Sapna Mallikarjun. Dr Sapna recently completed her medical training and had a short posting in our Department of Surgical Oncology. Apart from being an enthusiastic and committed doctor, Dr Sapna is also a budding author. As a resident, it’s really difficult to get … Read more

Cancer Care In The Time Of Covid – 8 Pointers

This image describes Covid care precautions to be to be taken by patients and caregivers during this time of Covid

A common question among my patients in this time of rising COVID-19 numbers is “Are there any special precautions that we should take?” This article summarizes our advice to cancer patients and survivors during the COVID-19 pandemic. First, just like everyone else, people with cancer should follow all safety protocols against coronavirus, including: Masking Social … Read more

A Tribute To Cancer Survivors : Happy New Year!

Suraj Manjunath & Haripriya Suraj - New Year Message to cancer survivors

Note by Dr Suraj Manjunath: Happy 2022! In this post, my wife Haripriya and I dedicate a heartfelt new year message to all cancer survivors. Haripriya is very passionate about cancer care and has been a major inspiration for my professional growth. She has also contributed several articles to this platform to support the cause. … Read more

Hope & Optimism : The Cancer Experience From A Patient’s Perspective

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Note by Dr Suraj Manjunath: This is a guest post by Rosemary Issac, an author, editor, and mentor to professional writers.  In this article, she shares an inspiring account of her experience overcoming cancer. As a cancer patient, my experience of the difficult battle with the ailment and the uncertain path to recovery allows me … Read more