15
Mar
The Cancer Voice Asia Pay It Forward | Cielo, The Cancer Voice Asia's Authot

Surviving Cancer Gives Me A Second Birthday

Birthday holds a special meaning for us cancer survivors. It is not just a celebration of our age, it is also a celebration of love, life, and laughter despite cancer tried to crush us down. Three years from today, I was diagnosed with rare cancer and it was the month of February and March were […]

3
Feb
Skin Care During Radiation Treatment. Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash

Skin Care During Radiation Therapy

Cancer does not only have an effect on our emotional and mental aspect, but it also does affect our physical aspect. Radiation therapy is one of the treatments a doctor will recommend to a patient before/after surgical tumor removal. The procedure of radiation therapy is to use high doses of radiation to kill cancer cells […]

31
Jan
How Rare Is Leiomyosarcoma? Photo courtesy by rawpixel-623459-unsplash

How Rare is Leiomyosarcoma?

Googling the type of cancer you may have at the moment, you will easily find the information across different cancer websites such as Cancer.Net, National Cancer Institution, or WebMD. However, not in the case of Leiomyosarcoma. In, How Did I Get My Cancer, you can read how I found out my cancer, signs, and symptoms […]

11
Nov
The Cancer Voice Asia | How Did I Get My Cancer? Photo by Martin Brosy on Unsplash.

How Did I Get My Cancer?

The sad truth is, scientists don’t know exactly what causes most soft tissue sarcomas. They still don’t know why most soft tissue sarcomas develop in people who have no apparent risk factors. As a leiomyosarcoma survivor, I am going to bring back my own experience from the first day my cancer grew. May 2015, I started […]

29
Aug
The Cancer Voice Asia | The sunflower is dedicated to every Sarcoma patients & survivors. Photo by Aaron Burden on Unsplash

I Find Meaning In Life After Healing From All Traumatic Experiences

There is more to life than being happy. You may say that I am one of the most unfortunate persons in the world that had experienced different life’s prejudice one after another. Well, you are right, I am one of them and also one of them that make these traumatic events help me grow as […]

1
Aug
The Cancer Voice Asia | Pasasalamat sa Pangulong Duterte. Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash.

Pasasalamat Sa Pagpapatunay Ng “Universal Health Coverage” Bill

Bilang isa sa mga Pilipinong nakaligtas sa panganib ng cancer ako po ay nasisiyahan sa karapatang mauna ang Universal Health Coverage bill sa ating bansa. Sa ngayun, wala man ako sa lupa kung saan ako ay isinilang, kahati ng aking puso ay nasa ating bansa kung saan ang mga malalapit kong mga kaibigan na napagdaan din ang […]

1
Aug
The Cancer Voice Asia | What you actually see with what I am now is how I became outside the terrifying traumas once I had gone through. Photo by Connor Jalbert on Unsplash.

Be Driven As Fuck Grown-ass Human Being

What you actually see with what I am now is how I became outside the terrifying traumas once I had gone through. All of us have traumatic experiences but not all are willing to heal because they allow their selves to remain the identity which is centered around the trauma they once experienced. I never […]

1
Aug
The Cancer Voice Asia | Put your right priorities, in the right order. Photo by Johannes Plenio on Unsplash

You Might Not Be Here This Time Tomorrow

Put your right priorities, in the right order. If tomorrow never comes and you’ll never longer there, you will just then realize that waiting is nothing but a waste of time. For cancer patients and survivors, now is the time for everyone, not the past nor the future. Living in the present for someone has […]

7
Jun
The Cancer Voice Asia | Asian Blogger

I CRIED

  You may think I am much tougher after beating cancer. You may think… I never break down. I still cry. I cried. I howled Perhaps you, too, There are times you have to cry, too. I cry. I cry. I cry. I don’t wanna stop crying. Until I will be fine again. For days. […]

7
Jun
The Cancer Voice Asia | A man shouting for a freedom from pain. Photo courtesy by Tony Rojas on Unsplash

We Never Truly Know Another’s Pain They Carry

A man shouting for freedom from pain. Photo courtesy by Tony Rojas on Unsplash We all fall down. Whether we are healthy or not, rich or poor, young or old. There are times that we have to fall lower than we have ever been, to stand up taller than we ever were. There are times we […]