• “I see no beginning, middle or end to you. Only boundless strength in your endless arms, the moon and sun in your eyes, your own brilliance scorching the universe.” 

    - Bhagavad Gita 
  • “Give up the drop and become the ocean.” 

    - Rumi 
  • ” How wonderful that nobody needs to wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” 

    - Anne Frank 
  • “She stood in the storm and when the wind did not blow her away, she adjusted her sails.” 

    - Elizabeth Edwards 
  • “What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny in comparison to what lies within us.” 

    - Ralph Waldo Emerson 
  • “The last of the human freedoms is to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.” 

    - Victor Frankl 
  • “You can curse the darkness or you could be the one who lights a candle.” 

    - Anonymous 
  • “We shall not cease from exploration. And the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.” 

    - T.S Elliot 
  • “Cancer could be cruel and send me into misery, but instead it has been kind and has woven rather than unstitching. If it doesn’t let me feel joy without sadness, at least I am so much less likely to feel sadness without joy.” 

    - Jennifer Berger 
NPC Reg No 2007/002115/08

Sharing the Journey


Facing the devastating diagnosis of cancer is overwhelming – not only to patients but to their loved ones too. While prompt diagnosis and correct medical management is of the utmost importance, I have come to deeply believe that walking the cancer journey is as much a journey of the mind and soul as it is of the body.

While we can offer our patients life saving surgery and ground breaking chemotherapy drugs, we should never underestimate the undeniable value of human connection, diet, exercise, psychological support and certain safe alternative therapies. Each patient and family member’s journey is different. The tabs above provide links to blogs and other websites that might prove helpful to support body, mind and soul.


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