June 08, 2018 12:43 pm
According to research increased levels of zinc in cancer patients may reduce muscle strength and accelerate the risk of death. Cachexia, a condition that weakens the muscles is to blame for 30 percent of the cancer deaths.
October 14, 2017 3:23 am
"The study reveals that all factors such as physical, social, spiritual and psychological pain should be considered while treating cancer pain in palliative care patients,” said Dr Sushma Bhatnagar, Head, Department of Onco-Anaesthesia, Pain and Palliative care, BRAIRCH.
May 26, 2017 8:23 pm
Cardiac volumes and mass are significantly larger in men as compared to women, indicating more damage to the heart's structure.
May 29, 2015 9:06 am
The study, was conducted by an international consortium of researchers, coordinated by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington.
September 08, 2014 2:11 am
Cancer treatment, that involves surgical removal of the uterus or ovaries, can damage a woman’s fertility.
July 17, 2014 6:00 pm
Government is setting up mini-Regional Cancer Centres in five government medical colleges.
June 20, 2014 12:00 am
A helpline will soon be started by the DC office where addicts or their families can call for counselling.
June 03, 2014 10:01 am
Young adults with cancer are far more likely to recover or live longer if they have health insurance, says a new study.
March 25, 2014 1:05 am
Nisha had approached the private practitioner’s clinic in November last year after she suffered from weakness and back-ache.
December 19, 2013 3:57 am
Central Railway recorded 118 per cent increase, WR sees 67 % rise.
February 13, 2015 4:49 pm
Mahak Singh 7-year-old girl surviving Cancer become a police officer at Bhoiwada police station in Mumbai, on Friday.
Tapas Pal (1958-2020): A pictorial tribute to the Bengali actor