22 Jul 2014
Sydney: Australian Test batsman Shaun Marsh faces four months out of action after a specialist on Tuesday recommended surgery for a persistent elbow injury.
22 Jul 2014
Singapore: Researchers have identified a critical gene that could help clinicians distinguish fibroadenomas cases from breast cancer. Fibroadenomas is the most common benign breast tumour in women of reproductive age.
27 Dec 2013
New York: Surgery works better for those suffering from tongue or oral cavity cancer as compared to chemotherapy sessions. New York: Surgery, and not chemotherapy sessions, works better for those suffering from tongue or oral cavity cancer.
16 Jul 2014
New York: High cholesterol which causes heart disease and hardening of the arteries has now been linked with a cell pathway that promotes cancer.
12 Jul 2014
Washington: Organic foods and crops have a suite of advantages over their conventional counterparts, including more antioxidants, less frequent pesticide residues and properties that may help prevent cancer, a study suggests.
04 Jul 2014
Kolkata: President Pranab Mukherjee’s son Abhijit Mukherjee, who had earlier courted controversy for making sexist remarks, said the comments made by Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul should not be dragged further. The Congress MP, who described Paul’s comment as ‘slip of tongue, drew sharp criticism from his own party.
12 Jun 2014
Washington: Researchers have found that in addition to recognizing sweet, sour, salty, savoury, and bitter tastes, the human tongue can also pick up on carbohydrates, the nutrients that break down into sugar and form our main source of energy.
10 Jul 2014
London: Bowel cancer patients with the highest levels of vitamin D in their blood have half the risk of dying compared to those with the lowest levels, says a new study.
08 Jul 2014
London: India batsman Yuvraj Singh will hold a charity auction here on July 14 to raise money for cancer patients. The auction will take place at London Hilton, Park Lane in the presence of Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, Kevin Pietersen, Rahul Dravid and Sourav Ganguly.
28 Jun 2014
Washington: Researchers, led by Indian origin scientist Ravindra Uppaluri, from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found a way to predict the aggressiveness of oral tumours in people.