28 Mar 2015
Bhadohi: A 32-year-old woman, who had undergone a surgery at a sterilisation camp earlier this week, died on Saturday at a private hospital here, triggering protest by her family members, district officials said.
28 Mar 2015
Kolkata: Paving the way for personalised medicine, Indian scientists have identified for the first time various genetic alterations found in prostate cancer patients in the country, a development that could aid clinicians diagnose, decide and select the most effective and precise therapy for the person.
25 Mar 2015
Washington: Researchers have found that it is possible to detect endometrial cancer using tumour DNA picked up by ordinary tampons.
23 Mar 2015
New York: Providing women with skills to manage stress early in their breast cancer treatment can improve their mood and quality of life many years later, says a new study.
21 Mar 2015
London: A chemical found in ants and in a plant called stinging nettles could make a cancer drug 50 times more effective, a research has found.
20 Mar 2015
Wellington: Deadly stomach and breast cancers that are genetically inherited could be treated or even prevented with existing drugs identified by New Zealand cancer researchers.
18 Mar 2015
Washington: Researchers have found a mechanism by which omega-3 fatty acids inhibit the growth and spread of prostate cancer cells, paving the way for more effective anti-cancer drugs.
16 Feb 2015
Singapore: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Monday underwent a successful surgery for prostate cancer and is expected to recover fully.
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.
17 Mar 2015
London: Obese women have around 40 percent greater risk of developing a weight-related cancer in their lifetime than women of a healthy weight, shows a study.