October 3, 2014
For the team behind Dr. K. Shantha Breast Cancer Foundation, raising awareness about the disease is a personal mission
September 8, 2014
While incidence of oral cavity cancer has significantly declined in Goa in recent years with a decline in tobacco chewing and smoking, the incidence of breast cancer among young woman is growing a...
August 30, 2014
Penn Nalam’s mobile cancer screening bus has reached Pallavaram. Next stop is Tambaram Sanatorium. And next, Tirusulam. LIFFY THOMAS on the initiative
August 16, 2014
The charitable organisation helps terminally-ill patients handle the fear of death »
August 14, 2014
Zindagi Abhi Baki Hai documents how cricketer Yuvraj SIngh overcame cancer
July 17, 2014
The ideal way to handle such a large number of cancer patients is to identify them early and focus on the preventive aspects
July 14, 2014
"Yuvraj is a cancer survivor. Unfortunately, my father couldn’t survive the disease. When Yuvi told me about the auction event in London, I knew I had to attend it — even if it meant added pressure on my schedules," Kapil said.
June 30, 2014
About 60 per cent of cases are curable, thanks to advanced science, say experts
June 8, 2014
More than 1,000 cancer survivors recount their success stories. »
May 18, 2014
In a breakthrough, U.S. doctors claim to have wiped out a woman’s advanced blood cancer with a massive dose of the measles vaccine, enough to inoculate 10 million people.
The woman was pa...
October 1, 2014
A computer-generated 3D ‘virtual breast’ software, that mimics the intricacy of the real organ, could improve cancer detection, scientists say. Many medical professionals encourage women to...
September 4, 2014
Several molecules screened for anti-cancer and anti-tuberculosis properties at the National Mole Bank (NMB), Hyderabad have shown efficacy at the cellular level, raising scientists’ hopes of devel...
August 17, 2014
Twenty trillion human cell
Work in tandem, all is well
They grow, divide, their function planned
Nature’s design, intricate and grand
August 16, 2014
Researchers said MCL-1 could be a target for boosting or depleting natural killer cell populations to treat disease.
August 1, 2014
A four-year project with an investment of £ 300 million in genome research that promises to transform the way cancer and other rare genetic diseases will be diagnosed and treated was announced by...
July 14, 2014
Legend's latest music video was made in conjunction with a campaign called #OperationGirl, which is being led by organisations focusing on empowering, educating and protecting the rights of women and girls.
July 2, 2014
JP Morgan Chase Chief Executive Jamie Dimon said he has been diagnosed with throat cancer but his condition is curable and will soon begin treatment while continuing to be “actively involved” in t...
June 26, 2014
Nepal’s Prime Minister Sushil Koirala has been diagnosed with lung cancer at a US hospital, his personal physician said on Thursday.
Mr Koirala, 75, flew to the US 10 days ago for medical...
May 30, 2014
Continuous counselling, emotional support, and use of nicotine substitutes play a vital role in reducing the craving for smoking
May 12, 2014
At a gathering of Kalikkoottam here on Sunday, children crooned with musician M. Jayachandran and danced with actor Unda Pakru, all the while asking for more. Actors Salim Kumar and Innocent...