4
Feb
Radiation Therapy via Head & Neck Cancer Guide

Things To Do Before Radiation Treatment

Right after my surgical tumor removal, the next treatment that I need to undergo is Radiation Therapy. I was too anxious for the preparation of this treatment. It’s always a first-time experience since during my cancer diagnosis. Preparation is indeed hard, but I would like to share some helpful tips that you might consider doing […]

4
Feb
Why Did I Switch To Plant-based Diet? Photo by Nadine Primeau on Unsplash

The Key To Stay Healthy Is Actually Simple

The essence of the plant-based diet is simplicity. The food you are eating daily obtain only from vegetables, whole grains, nuts, seeds, legumes and fruits and rare consumption of animal products. Just like what Thoreau said, “Simplify, simplify, simplify.” No need to process anything and put any additives that can actually just ruin our body. […]

3
Feb
Valentine's Gift To A Sick Loved One. Photo by Clem Onojeghuo on Unsplash.

Valentine’s Gift To A Sick Loved One

Valentine’s  Day — the most romantic day of the year. This day has been very anticipated by everyone every year and millions of heart-shaped presents are sold across the globe. In the spirit of the season, people are spending millions to a billion amount on roses, candy, jewelry, and other expensive gifts. However, if your loved […]

30
Jan
Top 10 Fight Songs For Someone Has Cancer. Photo by Aiony Haust on Unsplash

Top 10 Fight Songs For Someone Has Cancer

Music therapy. Its absolute magic helps us no matter what we’re going through. Music therapy is very known to any supportive cancer care that it has given enormous advantages to anyone including to those who are sick. In listening to the right music it can help someone to: express their emotions cope with symptoms of […]

11
Jan
A Calming Voice, a Helping Hand: Love and Financial Advice for a Bereaved Senior. Courtesy of Pixabay.com.

A Calming Voice, a Helping Hand: Love and Financial Advice for a Bereaved Senior

People who lose a spouse are caught in a kind of harsh dual reality. On one hand, you’re dealing with what’s probably the most tragic event of your life, the emotionally-crippling loss of a spouse. At the same time, you’re faced with a list of financial and legal concerns, many of which may be completely […]

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 […]

21
Oct
The Cancer Voice Asia | Find Strength In Your Pain | Photo by Gabriel Matula on Unsplash

Find Strength In Your Pain

PAIN: Feel it, live it, embrace it, and learn from it. For some people who suffer pain 24/7, it just takes it out of them not just physically but emotionally and mentally. It just drags them down more and more, the worst thing about is, it’s never going away. I would like to share two […]