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
Maharashtra Regional meet for CML and GIST patients was held in Nashik on
The FOM meeting held on 20th March 2016 at Bhopal’s Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad Chatrashakti was almost a dream coming true for me.
The Friends of Max meeting held on 12th March 2016 at Visakhapatnam ( a.k.a Vizag) was almost a dream coming true for me.
World Cancer day is celebrated on 4th February and is aimed at the promotion of research for curing as well as preventing the disease,
“After all, Hope is the only thing which keeps us all alive” The 5th Friends of Max Meet of Odisha Chapter was held on 31st January, 2016 in the sprawling campus of Infosys, Bhubaneswar. It was graced by over 350 patients living with CML &
Proud to represent Friends of Max in the 6’th Annual SPAEN (Sarcoma Patients Euronet) in November 2015 in Chantilly, Paris. Sarcoma Patients EuroNet Association (SPAEN), the European Network ofSarcoma, GIST and Desmoid Patient Advocacy Groups, was founded in April 2009 with the aim of extending
New Horizons GIST 2015 was held in Miami from 15-17th May 2015. The aim of the meet is to improve Global understanding of GIST ,its treatment and Advocacy.
The Max Foundation and Friends of Max constantly strive to create awareness regarding cancer. We now have another opportunity to do the same. The 13th of July is celebrated as GIST (GastroIntestinal Stromal Tumor) Awareness Day (GAD)
Outside the weather was cloudy and it was drizzling slightly. All the GIST patients and their caregivers had gathered
The Max Foundation and FOM had arranged a patient support group meeting on 23rd May, 2015 in Goregaon, Mumbai.