Category Archives: PATIENT’S STORIES

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PATIENT'S STORIES

Partnering Manav Foundation

Partnering Manav Foundation

Patient: Ms Sheela Navare
PalcareIndia-logo When we enrolled Sheela, I realised that she was suffering not just from cancer but from mental illness as well. And like many patients with chronic mental illness, her biggest problem was that she was lonely. She...
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Making a Difference

Making a Difference

Patient: Ms Savita Zende
PalcareIndia-logo Savita Zende was diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer in November 2015. She was 44 years old and belonged to a financially underprivileged family. The only support she had was from her two siblings—a brother and a...
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Bringing Palliative Care to the Home

Bringing Palliative Care to the Home

Patient: Mrs Abida Sultan
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Mrs Abida Sultan was apparently well until December 2015, when investigations at a local hospital revealed some abnormalities in her blood and she was referred to a reputed hospital in Mumbai. For the next...

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A Last Wish Come True

A Last Wish Come True

Patient: Mrs. Sareena Khan
PalcareIndia-logo In October 2016, Sareena Khan, a woman in her early 50s, walked into PALCARE’s office with end-stage cancer, seeking palliative care. Her husband had died 5 years prior in a tragic accident leaving her to...
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