22
Feb
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Ultimate Lifestyle Tips For Hypothyroid Patients

Is there a way to live well with hypothyroidism? Certainly, there are lots of ways to lead yourself an overall healthy lifestyle and that includes eating well and exercising. But, not only those, there are more things you can do to live well with hypothyroidism. Eat well and exercise! Being diagnosed with hypothyroidism can make […]

22
Feb

An Eye-opener: Confidential Facts About Hypothyroidism

If you already read my previous article about Tien, I shared to you many beautiful photos of her. And you might say, “She doesn’t look sick!” Well, that’s why we don’t judge a book by its cover. In behalf of all patients with hypothyroid including Tien, I want to share to you the frustrations they […]

20
Feb
To My Dear Friend, Just Live Your Life to the Fullest

To My Dear Friend, Keep Living Your Life to the Fullest

This is not a goodbye letter. When I had cancer 3 years ago, I thought to write a goodbye letter, in case, I can’t make it (living a long life, you know). And, so, I wrote one and sent to my Mom. But, yeah! Here I am – living a life with a purpose. I […]

4
Feb
Post Care After Radiation Treatment. Photo by Miguel Bruna on Unsplash

Post Care After Radiation Treatment

Radiation therapy is the use of high-energy x-rays or other particles to destroy cancer cells. Only a doctor who specializes in giving radiation therapy to treat cancer is called a radiation oncologist. A radiation therapy regimen, or schedule, usually consists of a specific number of treatments given over a set period of time. Why radiation […]

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 […]

23
Oct
The Cancer Voice Asia | What does normal mean, anyway? Photo by Vinicius Amano on Unsplash

What Does Normal Mean, Anyway?

Seriously, what does normal mean, anyway? That was Forrest’s awesome mother blurted out during her conversation with the flirty school principal. Well, have you thought about that? What’s normal anyways? Being normal does not really have a true definition because everything is just — relative. You really don’t have to be normal. Let your unrestrained […]

22
Oct
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How To Deal An Emotional Pain When Someone You Love Has Cancer

When the news comes in your house that your spouse, sibling, parent or anyone you love the most in your life has cancer it brings you also to an emotional trauma. No one ever likes to hear the 6-letter word cancer. Upon hearing those words is like tearing anyone’s heart apart and even you too […]

21
Oct
The Cancer Voice Asia | When something small leads to something big.

When Something Small Leads To Something Big

A very important message from The Cancer Voice Asia to The Cancer Voice Vietnam. This is the time that everyone needs to be involved in the fight against childhood cancer. Every year there are unnumbered families in Vietnam who can hear “Your child has cancer.” Can we do something about it? There are things you […]

18
Oct
The Cancer Voice Asia | What's Your "WHAT NOW" Moments? Photo by Hello I'm Nik on Unsplash

What’s Your “WHAT NOW” Moment?

Life is a series of moments called NOW. “Now, what?” What the hell I am going to do now? Have you already asked yourself like this? Surviving from any traumatic experiences, such as abuse (sexual, physical, or emotional), neglect, life-threatening¬†accidents, separation, loss of loved ones, and cancer — making a new beginning is never easy. […]

16
Oct
The Cancer Voice Asia Pay It Forward | Cielo, The Cancer Voice Asia's Author

Pay It Forward

“Holding a grudge doesn’t make you strong; it makes you bitter. FORGIVING doesn’t make you weak; it sets you free.” ~Dave Willis Cancer can either make you bitter or better. I can choose to be bitter and be miserable for the rest of my life because I have many reasons to choose to be one. […]