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Explained: The cancer crisis in India

As per Indian Council of Medical Research data, India will have over 17.3 lakh cancer cases by 2020 -- a doubling of cases in 25 years. It may see over 8.8 lakh deaths due to the disease, with only 12.5 per cent of the patients receiving treatment in early stages.

National cancer institute: Nadda sets ball rolling, thanks Khattar for ‘quick’ clearances

Earlier, the Chief Minister inaugurated newly constructed community centre building of Bahadurgarh constructed at a cost of Rs 4 crore from the AIIMS campus.


Over 18 per cent women in India, mostly from rural areas, consume smokeless tobacco: Report

Smokeless tobacco mainly comprises substances such as areca nut, beetle nut, zarda, khaini, and paan masala.

15 years on, foundation of two new blocks laid at AIIMS

He said the Cabinet had approved 71 new cancer institutes in December last year at the national, state and tertiary levels.

Centre to set up 50 new govt medical colleges,says Azad

One cancer institute to be opened in Gujarat

N-power must to meet country’s need: PM

Says must adopt best security practices to ensure nuclear material does not fall into wrong hands.


Cancer definition must be tightened: Scientists

A group of experts advising the nation’s premier cancer research institution has recommended sweeping changes in the approach to cancer detection and treatment

Drinking coffee may help you live longer: Study

For thousands of years,coffee has been one of the two or three most popular beverages on earth.

Let it be?

A new study shows surgery does not raise survival chances of men diagnosed with early-stage prostate cancer

Obesity,Hepatitis C raise liver cancer risk

Live cancer,which has a 10-12 per cent survival rate in later stages,has tripled in the US over last 30 years.