Cancer Myths and Realities

“Cancer” was once a taboo word to mention and people used to only discuss it in whispers. Even until today with the advancement in medical technology and drugs, many people still cite the diagnosis of cancer as one of their greatest fears. Many cancer myths and rumours continue to be shared amongst patients and their families. These false beliefs and misinformation cause further anxiety and may hinder the recovery of cancer patients by creating a sense of hopelessness or by enticing them to pursue unproven remedies. 

View the slideshow below and learn how to differentiate between the Myths and Realities!