World Rose Day is observed each year in various parts of the world on 22 September. This day is committed to cancer patients. As we as a whole know, cancer is one of those destructive diseases which has an immense effect on a patient's body and mind. Read more to know about World Rose Day 2021 history & significance
The burdening idea of the treatment makes things truly challenging for some patients and their caregivers. Hence, World Rose Day is observed every year to get delight their lives, to perk them up, and to remind them that they are in good company in this fight.
World Rose Day for cancer patients is observed out of appreciation for Melinda Rose, a Canadian young lady, who was diagnosed with Askin's Tumor, an uncommon blood cancer when she was just 12-years-old. Doctors said that she just has a couple of more weeks to live, but since of her undying spirit and expectation, she proceeded to live for a very long time.
She spent this time perking up other cancer patients by sharing poems, letters, verses, messages, and so on, with them. Her kindness and expectation in such troublesome times of her life, filled in as an inspiration for World Rose Day.