tonsil cancer

Tonsil issues and cancer- and link to ‘swallowing’ one’s emotion

taking a clear look at our perspective

My mom was diagnosed with tonsil cancer in year 2000. Actually she had felt a lump at her throat for a few years prior to the diagnosis. But the lump was not painful- it was just there. Hence my mom initially thought nothing much of it. I wanted to write this article after having a [...]

Why it does not pay to be mean, nasty and wicked towards others

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Talking about nasty people, my mom had her share of meeting nasty people all through her life. Throughout her career as a staff nurse at a government hospital, my mother had to work at busy second or third class wards where there is huge shortage of headcount. After my grandaunt passed away when I was [...]

Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers- Part 2

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This is a 3 part article: A: My mom’s personal experience with tonsil cancer B: Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers- Part 1 C: Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers- Part 2 <– current article   The importance of nutrition When my mom was first diagnosed and throughout, we [...]

Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers

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This is a 3 part article: A: My mom’s personal experience with tonsil cancer B: Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers- Part 1 <– you are reading this article C: Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers- Part 2 After my mom had her operation, the surgically removed tonsil and [...]

My mom’s personal experience with tonsil cancer

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This is a 3 part article: A: My mom’s personal experience with tonsil cance<–current article B: Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers- Part 1 C: Radiotherapy side effects on tonsil and other oral cancers- Part 2 The following is written from my own mom’s personal experience in dealing with tonsil cancer. Her [...]