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Cancer tumour of boy, 7, removed at Gurgaon hospital

A seven-year-old boy from West Bengal, Dildar Sheikh, who developed a major cancerous tumour on his lower back, successfully underwent a surgery at a city hospital.


New device can easily test tumours’ aggressiveness

A team of scientists, including one of Indian-origin, has found potential drug candidates that successfully treated up to 90 percent of mice exposed to the Ebola virus.


‘Cancer treatment ain’t just for the rich’

WHO added 16 new anti-cancer medicines to the model list of essential medicines (WHO EML) on May 8.


Cholesterol-lowering drug may curb lung cancer death risk

Prolonged use of statins, a cholesterol-lowering drug, may lower risk of death from lung cancer, new research has found.


Catch some sun to lower pancreatic cancer risk

Low levels of vitamin D could raise risk of pancreatic cancer as the rates of the disease are the highest in countries with the least amount of sunlight.


Coffee shields you against breast cancer recurrence

Drinking just two cups of coffee a day can help inhibit the growth of tumours and reduce the risk of recurrence in women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer.


Lethal liver cancer can be spotted early

Liver cancer is life-threatening because it is generally diagnosed in the later stages.


Broccoli might save you from oral cancer

A new therapy containing broccoli sprout extract has been found to protect against oral cancer.


Dogs trained to detect prostate cancer with 90% accuracy

Trained dogs can sniff out prostate cancer from urine samples with over 90% accuracy, scientists have found.


Now, Assam BJP MP wants scientific proof that tobacco causes cancer

“Is there foolproof medical and/or scientific evidence based on thorough research to substantiate this?” said Sharma.

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Australian researchers discover new treatment for prostrate cancer

Australian researchers have come up with a new treatment for prostrate cancer which can starve cancer cells.


‘A diet rich in protein, calories and low in fats ideal for cancer patients’: Dieticians

“It is a challenge for us to provide cancer patients maximum calories in minimum amount of food,” said city-based dieticians.

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Watch your weight: Obese women more likely to get cancer

Obese women have around a 40 per cent increased risk of developing cancer in their lifetime than women of a healthy weight.


Conference on head and neck cancer from Saturday

Delegates will converge on Pune from across India to update themselves on contemporary treatment protocols.


Consuming soft drinks increases risk of cancer

People who consume one or more cans of cold drinks per day are exposing themselves to a potential carcinogen, warns a new study.