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Living in the hills lowers lung cancer risk

People who live at higher altitudes are less likely to suffer from lung cancer than those who live in the plains.


Indian Science Congress: Cancer growth is encouraged by protein p53, says researcher

Researchers have developed a means of controlling cancer by eliminating the protein, called mutant P53


Two-thirds of cancer cases due to bad luck

The majority of cancer cases can be explained by “bad luck” rather than the result of environmental factors and inherited genes,


Personalised cancer treatment soon

The new capture and culture method provides a reliable way to get usable numbers of circulating tumour cells from even early-stage patients.


Elderly breast cancer patients still on radiation despite less benefit

The results from clinical trial showed that adding radiation therapy does not reduce five-year recurrence rates .


New drug could transform leukaemia treatment

AG-221 drug has the potential to transform the treatment of leukemia.


Nanowires to combat cell damage, breakthrough to prevent ageing

Nanowires made of vanadia can reduce cell damage in the human body and can prevent ageing.


Red wine can prevent head, neck cancer

Researchers have found that a compound known as resveratrol in red wine and grape skin may prevent head and neck cancer.


Don’t ignore cancer symptoms: Dismissing potential warning signs of cancer risky

People often prefer to dismissing potential warning signs of cancer, thereby putting their lives at risk.


Cancer, Ebola, AIDS, no I prefer road accidents: Stupid reasons to break traffic rules

We prefer landing at the hospital than wearing a helmet, we love to multi-task even if it means risking our lives.


Breast cancer recurrence risk down since 1980s

  Rates of breast cancer recurrence fell by half or more between the 1980s and the early 2000s – likely due to improved treatments and increased screenings, according to a new study from Canada. The analysis of data on Canadian breast cancer patients offers reassurance that breast cancer survival is improving and also provides updated […]


Half a million cancers a year fuelled by obesity

Obesity is to blame for nearly half a million cases of cancer a year, with overweight women at a far greater risk than men.


Noida villages say have ‘proof’ of rising cancer

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


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.


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.”