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FOM Volunteer of the Month (August 2019) – Vicky Vatnani

The FOM Volunteer of the Month (August 2019) is Vicky Vatnani. Vicky is one of our most enthusiastic volunteers and a pillar of Friend of Max’s many activities in Hyderabad. He has been an inspiring leader providing amazing support and guidance to the City Chapter of Hyderabad

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Introducing ‘Chaiathon’!

Introducing to you all, dear FOM – The ‘Chaiathon’ ☕☕ Our unique project for WORLD CML DAY 2019 The Chaiathon is a Marathon which we can complete from the comfort of our home. No walking, no running – just ourselves and our daily cup of Chai.  Beginning today 22/08/19 and concluding on

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Welcome to Friends of Max!

Patient Support Groups: Helping Patients and their caregivers cope with the diagnosis of Cancer A diagnosis of cancer can bring out strong fears and anxieties in the affected family or social unit. While timely access to treatment and family support can go a long way

CML & GIST Support Group Meeting, Mumbai -14th July 2019

CML & GIST Patient Support Group Meeting was held on 14th July 2019 at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai. The agenda for meeting was as follows 200+ Patients, caregivers and volunteers attended the meeting from city of Mumbai. Nirmesh presented on Friends of Max by starting

Patient Support Group Meet @ Mumbai 14 July

Friends of Max hosted CML (Chronic Myeloid leukaemia) & GIST ( Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour) Cancer patient support group meeting held on 14th July  2019 at Rustom Choksi Auditorium, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400 012. Mumbai monsoon can never be predicted and it was the

New Horizons GIST May 2019 – New Jersey, USA

Thank you Friends of Max for the opportunity to represent you at this conference. This is an Annual global GIST conference for GIST treatment updates and advocacy. This conference was organised by the Life Raft group USA Representatives from 18 countries were present. Dr Ping

GIST Awareness Day – 13th July 2019

Here in Rashmi Sachade’s own words is her amazing and heartwarming strategy of making peace with what was once an unwelcome guest in her body but with whom she has now made a pact for living in in peaceful coexistence. Rashmi is FOM City Chapter Leader from

FOM Volunteer of the Month (May 2019) – Ravikumar

Growing up in Manjeri and Kasaragod in the heart of God’s Own Country (Kerala) has its advantages. The surrounding serenity taught FOM Volunteer of the Month (May 2019) Ravikumar P. humility and patience and a willingness to understand others — qualities that have stood him