Cancer sees no class, creed, color or profession. It can happen to the poorest and the richest of people. And our Bollywood is no different. It has seen its own share of cancer stories. While some have succumbed to this horrible disease, some still carry the flag of survivors and battle on to fight it and come out victorious. Here are some inspiring stories. Read on..
It shocked her fans to know that the bubbly Sonali Bendre was diagnosed with Metastatic Cancer in July 2018. She went to New York for her treatment and has been updating her fans about her progress through social media. Her gratitude towards life and the spirit to combat the odds is inspiring.
2. Irrfan Khan – Neuroendocrine Cancer:
Irrfan khan has been a crowd-favorite because of his acting prowess and steady rise without any help from the Industry. But in March 2018, he shocked his fans by revealing that he was suffering from Neuroendocrine Cancer. The actor is undergoing treatment in the U.S. and is still under recovery. He has shown immense courage in dealing with his disease. We wish him a speedy recovery.
3. Manisha Koirala – Ovarian Cancer:
Manisha Koirala ruled hearts for many years with her charm and her incredible acting skills. At the age of 42, she was diagnosed with Ovarian cancer for which she took treatment in New York. After multiple chemotherapies and surgeries, her resilience won and she was declared cancer-free in 2015.
4. Lisa Ray – Blood Cancer:
This beautiful fighter was diagnosed with Myeloma, which is a type of blood cancer, in 2009. She took time off from the public eye and immersed herself completely in fighting the disease. In 2010, she made a public announcement that she was finally cancer-free after having undergone a successful stem-cell replacement.
5. Mumtaz – Breast Cancer:
This evergreen Bollywood beauty was a yesteryear favorite of everyone. She was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 54. She fought the disease for 11 years and did not give up till she was finally cancer free.
6. Anurag Basu – Blood Cancer:
Anurag Basu has given many hits like Barfi, Life In A Metro, etc. In 2004, he was diagnosed with Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia (a type of blood cancer). His doctors gave him only two months to live but that did not shake his spirit and he recovered soon after.
7. Tahira Kashyap – Breast Cancer:
Tahira Kashyap is a film-maker and wife of actor Ayyushman Khurana. In September 2018, she underwent a mastectomy after doctors discovered high-grade malignant cells in her breast. Two months later she revealed that her cancer has advanced to stage 1. She is currently under chemotherapy and she encourages women to get screened for breast cancer after they turn 30. Her posts reflect her indomitable spirit and zest for life.
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आरोग्य सर्वदा (स्वास्थ हमेशा के लिए संस्कृत) हैप्पीएजिंग का मकसद दर्शाता है जो की एक ऐसा मंच है जहाँ वरिष्ठ स्वास्थ और कल्याण को बढ़ावा दिया जा से। यह एकमात्र गंतव्य है जहाँ मध्य आयु एवं वृद्ध जनो के लिए मूल्यवान स्वास्थ जानकारी प्राप्त की जा सकती है। हैप्पीएजिंग सिर्फ जानकारी के बारे में ही नहीं है बल्कि जीवन जीने का एक तरीका है, एक सोच और हमारे जीवन के स्वर्ण युग के लिए तैयार करने का एक माध्यम है। आइये मिलकर अपने स्वास्थ एवं कल्याण के प्रति जागरूकता बढ़ाएं एवं एक बेहतर और सम्मानीय कल की तैयारी करें!
आरोग्य सर्वदा हैप्पीएजिंगचा हेतू दर्शवितो, जे एक उच्चस्तरीय आरोग्य आणि कल्याण यांना प्रोत्साहन देणारी एक मंच आहे. हे एकमेव ठिकाण आहे जिथे मध्यम व वृद्ध व्यक्तीसाठी मौल्यवान आरोग्य माहिती मिळविली जाऊ शकते. हैप्पीएजिंग फक्त माहितीच नाही तर जीवन जगण्याची, विचार करण्याची आणि आपल्या आयुष्यातील सुवर्णयुग तयार करण्याची एक पद्धत आहे. आपल्या आरोग्याची आणि कल्याणची जाणीव वाढवण्यासाठी आणि चांगले आणि आदरणीय भविष्य तयार करण्यासाठी एकत्र ये!