I had been writing since last year about cancer treatments, which are improving at breathtaking speed. Fifty posts done (including this post, ha3), still long way to go before achieving 100 posts (my target/ KPI, ha3 But, I need to slow down a little to review back all the articles that I wrote, update some of…… Continue reading Pause awhile…
Above is one of the chemotherapy that is used to fight against many different types of cancer. It’s effective in curing cancer at early stages, controlling advanced cancer and providing patients with symptoms relief at late stage. Instead, patients choose apricot seed, snake grass leaves, Vit B17 or others. There is always newer ‘treatments/ supplements’…… Continue reading Cancers Can Be Cured
Our government is doing its very best to provide quality yet affordable healthcare for all. Affordable doesn’t mean it should be free. Affordable means ‘reasonably priced’ and at lower cost to patients. Expecting treatment for RM1 or RM5 or free is just not sustainable at all in the long term as the cost of treatment escalates…… Continue reading Complaint. Explanation. Understanding?
Getting the points across The study published in reputable The Lancet Oncology journal emphasised on proper selection of cancer patients for chemotherapy treatment, especially patients who are old or have poor performance status. importance of mortality review in order to improve clinical decision making (identifying patients who does not benefit or not suitable for chemotherapy…… Continue reading News: Chemotherapy Kill Cancer Patients. Not Cancer?
Mr C, who is in his early 60s, was diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer came with his two daughters for consultation. At the end of the consultation, one of the daughter accompanied her dad to go for venepuncture. The other daughter stayed back and ask, “Doc, how long will my dad be able to live?”…… Continue reading Advanced cancer/ Stage 4: When Will I Die?