World Cancer Week in MaxIndia office (4th-11th Feb, 2015) Cancer is a powerful enemy, but it’s not all-powerful. As we find ourselves in the heat of the battle, it helps to remember that there are some things that cancer cannot do: CANCER is so limited… It cannot cripple love. It cannot shatter hope. It cannot […]

Sympathy, Empathy and Compassion

We had the 9th GIST Support Group Meeting in TATA Memorial Hospital, Mumbai on February 12th 2015. We usually have these meetings on Saturday so that most of the patients can make it for the same. This time, we planned it to coincide with Markus’ trip to Mumbai hence we had it on a Thursday. […]

Sharing her story A few months ago, shared with you a post about an EX-GIPAP patient who created an NGO to help people with cancer, no matter if they are a child or an adult. Rosario was a patient receiving Glivec from GIPAP in México but now she is taking Tasigna. We have been working […]


Some of you may be aware that we underwent a pharmacovigilance audit at headquarters this week.  For those of you who were not aware, we concluded our two-day meeting with the auditor on 11 Feb.  The weeks of preparation and subsequent two days with the auditor, as exhausting as it all was, still marks only […]

World Cancer Day 2015 – A Communion

World Cancer Day 2015 – A Recap   World Cancer Day is observed in many ways across the world. This year, at Kochi, I was fortunate to attend two events. 4th February – Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre I was pleasantly surprised when I received a call as well as a text […]

Start of The Day With a Thought

Hello, everyone. This is Prasad from MaxIndia team. I have been working as an administrative executive for past one and a half years. This is my first blog and I would like to share here my experience of writing “THOUGHT FOR THE DAY”. I start my day by sending these thoughts via email to MaxIndia […]

2015 is definitely a fresh start for Max Malaysia team. We’ve got a new team formation – 6 elves and Mr. Snow White. From the left: Aisya, Yee Jia, Gin Nin, Mei Ching, Aina, Shirleen and Fan This picture was dedicated to World Cancer Day #KissCancerGoodbye – We took the photos during our last weekly […]

The Truth About Cancer.

It is said that “the truth will set you free”. In this perhaps we find the answer to most of our problems. On World Cancer Day the truth might not be the magic cure, the panacea but it might be the start to better outcomes. Lies, stigma, cultural perception and ideologies have for centuries clouded […]