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Self love: How to face life post cancer treatment

July 05, 2020 4:02 pm

The procedures may seem difficult for people mainly due to the fear of treatment, the financial burden, access to the latest diagnostic and therapeutic modalities, etc.

Romantic relationships help breast cancer survivors cut stress: Study

June 05, 2020 3:22 pm

The research suggests that women who were satisfied in their relationship reported lower psychological stress.

Amid lockdown, are chemotherapy and cancer care at home the way forward?

May 28, 2020 7:03 pm

The rapid spread of SARS-CoV-2, combined with an unprecedented, near-complete global lockdown, has prompted cancer patients to seek healthcare at home. This has provided a window for healthcare companies to offer home services.

High-fibre foods can lead to decreased breast cancer risk: Study

April 07, 2020 1:35 pm

The study insists that intake of insoluble fibre also leads to a reduced risk but the impact was not that significant.

British women are most unsatisfied with the size of their breasts, less likely to go for screening: Study

February 11, 2020 5:45 pm

Not getting breasts checked from time to time can be a major roadblock for preventive breast cancer measures.

'Disbelief, acceptance and celebration': Women on hair loss during cancer

February 04, 2020 7:42 pm

Hairfall is an important and often an inevitable side-effect of cancer treatment. It affects everyone differently.

Daily consumption of this food item may reduce risk of breast cancer, scientists say

January 31, 2020 9:47 am

Researchers, including those from Lancaster University in the UK, said their idea — as yet unproven — is supported by the available evidence that bacterial induced inflammation is linked to cancer.

Bharatanatyam exponent Alarmel Valli on battling cancer and returning to dance after 18 months

December 19, 2019 5:14 pm

Recently, she performed at Mumbai’s National Centre for the Performing Arts during its golden jubilee celebrations.

Telling Numbers: Recent incidence of breast and cervical cancer in India

December 17, 2019 12:52 pm

From 2016 to 2018, the estimated number of cases of cervical cancer increased from 99,000 to 1 lakh to 1.01 lakh, the government said,

Permanent hair dyes, chemical straighteners linked to higher breast cancer risk: Study

December 06, 2019 6:11 pm

The findings of the study, published in the International Journal of Cancer, also noted that women who regularly used permanent hair dye in the year prior to enrolling in the study were nine per cent more likely than women who didn't use hair dye to develop breast cancer.