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However, the web contents can still be read like a book without further update.
Healing Setback
- Means Test
- Are you ready to "take on" your doctor?
- Can you "fire" your doctor?
- Manage your expectations
- Lack of oncology nutritionists
- Nutrition Maze
- Extravagant claims
- Rare Cancers
- TCM - Controversy
- TCM - Book Review
- Reflection
- Magic Cure
- Man-made Rules
- It's about money
Understanding Cancer
- What is Cancer?
- Stage of Cancer
- Dictionary of Cancer Terms
- Tumour Marker
- Self Examination
- Symptoms of Various Cancer
- Healing & Curing
- Human Papilloma Virus
Cancer Challenge
Diagnosis
   - Cancer's Victim Experience
   - The 8 Overcoming Tools
   - Motivational Message
   - Counselling/Cancer Helpline
   - Financial Issues
   - Cancer Checklist
   - Living With Cancer
   - Free Transport/Financial Aid
Acceptance
   - Seek Second Opinion
   - Learn About Your Illness
Treatment
   - Conventional Treatment
   - Clinical Trials in Singapore
   - Complementary Treatment
   - Coping With Side Effects
   - Coping With Hair Loss
   - Sexuality and Cancer
   - Hospitals/Cancer Organisations
Surviving Cancer
   - Importance Of Support
   - Support Group
Hospice Care
   - Cancer's Victim Experience
   - Living Fully in the Face of Death
   - Types Of Hospice Care
   - Home Help Service
   - Directory Of Hospices
   - Pain Management
   - Advance Medical Directive Act
Special Corners
- Leukemia
- Kids' Corner
- Children with Special Needs
- Women's Corner
- Cancer Prevention Tips
- Products recalled by HSA
- Fundraising for cancer organizations
- Stroke
- Used Medical Appliances
- Will & Estate
- Water Cures, Drugs Kill
- Jurong Health Connect
- Mesothelioma
Art transforms into compassion
Acknowledgement
Importance of Support

You must remember that you are not alone in suffering from cancer. There are at least 100,000 cancer patients in Singapore. My mother always felt sad when she saw young cancer patients and would sympathize with their plight.

Open your heart and share your experience with other cancer patients. It is good to talk honestly about your feelings, anxieties and fears with others in similar circumstances.

Cancer evokes powerful negative thoughts and emotions such as fear, anger and depression. You must not let these negative feelings destroy your immune system.

During each visit to the hospital, my mother would chat with other cancer patients and they would exchange their experiences on matters such as side effects after chemotherapy treatment and discuss complementary treatments. However I observed that the majority of cancer patients do not "socialize" and they look moody and solemn.

If you choose not to share and network with other cancer patients, you can try reading books on the experiences of cancer survivors. This will offer inspiration and positive visualization.

One doctor advocates the following faiths that are crucial to recovery from serious illness :

Faith in oneself
Faith in one's doctor
Faith in one's treatment
Faith in one's spiritual faith


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