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Noida villages say have ‘proof’ of rising cancer

Newsline found seven families from three villages who had documented records of treatment.

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AIIMS’s al fresco cancer ward

INTERACTIVE: Going by the last annual report (2012-2013), AIIMS records 91,100 OPD attendance out of which only 4,230 OPD procedures were performed.

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Travelling with a smoker increases cancer risk

“This is the first study to measure exposure to these particular chemicals in people exposed to second-hand smoke.”

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Scorpion venom to fight brain cancer

Scientists have received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to use “Tumour Paint”, a product derived from scorpion venom.

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High calcium in blood may signal cancer

High levels of calcium in blood, a condition known as hypercalcaemia, can be used by doctors as an early indication of certain types of cancer.

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Eat chikoo to fight cancer

The sweet and succulent chikoo could well be the answer to halt cancer from spreading, according to a study.

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Never Say Never

Actress Lisa Ray has certainly come a long way since her battle against cancer. The hazel- eyed beauty talks to Screen about her struggle, overcoming fears and why she thinks cancer awareness is still lagging in rural India

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No link between wearing bra and breast cancer: Study

There is no association between bra wearing and increased breast cancer risk among post-menopausal women.

‘Obesity puts you at greater risk of cancer’

Around 5.24 million people were identified at 16 years or more and followed for an average of 7.5 years.

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Men too prone to breast cancer

Though rare, incidents of breast cancer in men are not unheard of – and health experts call for awareness and timely treatment.

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Acupuncture boon for breast cancer patients

Acupuncture can bring significant improvements in fatigue, anxiety and depression in as little as eight weeks for early stage breast cancer patients.

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High cholesterol can cause cancer

Overactivity of signalling pathway in mature cells is a major driver in the development of cancer.

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Scorpion’s venom can help detect cancer

Researchers have found a compound that appears to pinpoint all of the malignant cells in a patient’s body.

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Virus that kills cancer and tumour cells

A virus can be used to kill triple-negative breast cancer cells and tumours grown from these cells in mice, finds a new research.

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‘Missing link’ in ribosome production holds key for cancer cure

The discovery provides scientists with a better understanding of how to limit uncontrolled cell growth, such as cancer.