After wife’s death, father-son duo make cancer awareness their mission in life

Vivek lost his wife to lung cancer, this year. But he has not let this loss break his spirits. His wife, Kusum, was a strong person who did all she could to raise awareness on lung cancer. She even ran a marathon while she was battling against the disease. November is observed as lung cancer awareness month and now to carry out her legacy, he and his son Suryavansh are set to run in a marathon to create awareness about the disease

After wife’s death, father-son duo make cancer awareness their mission in lifeLosing a partner to cancer is a terrible thing to go through. Their struggle, agony, and pain haunt the mind even after the person has left this world. Lakhs of people face the same ordeal, every day. But, a few, people dedicate their life for the welfare of cancer patients in the memory of their […]

Ignoring a breast infection, can be risky for your health: Caution doctors

In the last eight years, Mumbai's civic-run KEM Hospital around 5, 500 women came to KEM Hospital to get treated for breast-related ailments out of which 5,000 women were suffering from some or the other form of breast infection. Whereas, 500 women, were detected and diagnosed with advance stage breast cancer

Ignoring a breast infection, can be risky for your health: Caution doctorsWhile a lump inside a breast can be a cause of concern for some women there are certain signs of breast infections or breast cancer which go unnoticed or are ignored. Doctors inform that women should not ignore any kind of breast pain or feeling of swelling. From 2011-2018, around 5,500 women came to KEM […]

Army man to cycle from Odisha to Pune to raise awareness about cancer

His mother passed away five years ago due to oral cancer, she was detected with cancer in its third stage. After being triggered by the lack of sensitivity towards patients affected with cancer and the ignorance in rural areas of Maharashtra, this army man has made it his mission to ensure that people are aware about this dreadful disease

Army man to cycle from Odisha to Pune to raise awareness about cancerPeople working in the armed forces generally protect from enemies who attack us from the outside, like terrorist or other security threats towards our nation. Today, My Medical Mantra, wants to introduce you to an army man who is fighting against an enemy which attacks from within the body. Yes, we introduce you to a […]

Army man to cycle from Odisha to Pune to raise

His mother passed away five years ago due to oral cancer, she was detected with cancer in its third stage. After being triggered by the lack of sensitivity towards patients affected with cancer and the ignorance in rural areas of Maharashtra, this army man has made it his mission to ensure that people are aware about this dreadful disease

Army man to cycle from Odisha to Pune to raise    People working in the armed forces generally protect from enemies who attack us from the outside, like terrorist or other security threats towards our nation. Today, My Medical Mantra, wants to introduce you to an army man who is fighting against an enemy which attacks from within the body. Yes, we introduce you […]

Childhood cancers are curable if treated early, say experts

International Childhood Cancer Month is celebrated every September to raise awareness and to express support for children and adolescents with cancer, survivors and their families

Childhood cancers are curable if treated early, say expertsAccording to a report by World Health Organization (WHO) with access to quality care, more than 80% of children with cancer can survive, living full and healthy lives. However, many children in low-income and middle income countries do not receive or complete care, and, as a result, over 90% of childhood cancer deaths occur in […]

Woman to scale Mt. Everest to raise awareness on cancer detection

This 53-year-old entrepreneur is a perfect person to celebrate on Woman’s Day! A perfect mix of beauty, talent, elegance, acumen and success, she is all set to climb Mt. Everest for the second time, to spread the message of early breast cancer detection

Woman to scale Mt. Everest to raise awareness on cancer detectionAn ex Miss India finalist, Sangeeta Bahl has conquered great fights in all possible terms. Whether it’s about running a successful business or mountaineering, she has done it phenomenally. Her terrific attempt to summit the Mt. Everest for the first time in April-May 2017 was a grand success. Now, she is all set to climb […]

World Cancer Day: Apollo Hospital hosts first cancer awareness walkathon

In order to spread awareness about cancer, on February 04, in recognition of the World Cancer Day, Apollo Hospitals hosted its first Cancer Awareness Walk at Juhu in Mumbai. Around 500 women including homemakers, working professionals and students across Mumbai participated in this walkathon

World Cancer Day: Apollo Hospital hosts first cancer awareness walkathonEvery year, cancer claims the lives of 8 million people worldwide, including 4 million people who die prematurely, between the ages of 30 and 70. This burden is particularly significant where access to proper treatment and care is limited. It is estimated that, by 2030, over two thirds of all cancer-related deaths will occur in […]

Mumbai Marathon: Awareness was created on haemophilia and cancer

Many participated in the Mumbai Marathon to create awareness on haemophilia and cancer. Hemophilia is a group of inherited bleeding disorder that causes abnormal or exaggerated bleeding and poor blood clotting. In India, approximately, 19,000 whereas in Maharashtra, 4,000 patients are there

Mumbai Marathon: Awareness was created on haemophilia and cancerWhile speaking to My Medical Mantra, Balshiram Gadhve Haemophilia Society Mumbai Chapter in Parel, said “We participated in the Mumbai Marathon to create awareness on haemophilia. In Mumbai, there are 800 patients of haemophilia. It is a hereditary disease. There is no awareness reading haemophilia. So, we are trying to create awareness through Mumbai Marathon.” […]

Dance guru Shiamak Davar celebrates Rose Day with Cancer Patients Aid Association (CPAA)

It was an evening filled with enthralling performances to which brought a smile on the faces of cancer patients who are usually engaged with their treatment and battling this disease

Dance guru Shiamak Davar celebrates Rose Day with Cancer Patients Aid Association (CPAA)On the occasion of Rose Day, Cancer Patients Aid Association (CPAA) along with Shiamak Davar launched Rose Day with the Rose Day Carnival, a  fun filled evening with dance and entertainment on Thursday, September 14 2017 for cancer patients at St Andrew’s auditorium, Bandra, Mumbai. It was an evening filled with enthralling performances to which […]