Friday, Feb 03, 2023



When should you go for a mammogram? How far apart should you screen yourself?

January 27, 2023 1:57 pm

'About 30 to 40 per cent of women in India above the age of 40 years are prone to breast cancer. Also 90 per cent of breast cancers are not linked to family history,' says Dr Mannan Gupta, Director, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Elantis Healthcare

Mindy Kaling shares important health update and makes it fashionable, too

October 22, 2021 1:02 pm

On the occasion of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is October, the actor-comedian encouraged other people to get themselves screened for breast cancer

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: When should a woman go for mammograms?

October 20, 2021 11:12 am

Younger women do not believe they are at risk of breast cancer. But, it can strike at any age.

Mammograms may cut breast cancer deaths by 28%

June 18, 2014 10:43 am

Experts say the tests can reduce the chances of dying from breast cancer by nearly 30 per cent and that national screening programs should continue.

Women with low risk of cancer need fewer mammograms

July 07, 2011 1:03 pm

Less-frequent mammograms for women at low risk for cancer can be a cost-effective way of saving lives.

Mammogram at 50,not 40,says US expert panel

November 18, 2009 4:01 am

Most women should start regular breast cancer screening at age 50,not 40,say new guidelines released on Monday by an influential group...