Women with diabetics more prone to cancer

At the event, she was awarded M Viswanathan Gold Medal Oration award for 2018 for her work in oncology.

Published: 14th October 2018 10:05 AM  |   Last Updated: 14th October 2018 10:06 AM   |  A+A-

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By Express News Service

CHENNAI: A new wellness clinic for women was launched by V Shantha, Chairman of Cancer Institute, at MV Hospital for Diabetes on Saturday. 

At the event, she was awarded M Viswanathan Gold Medal Oration award for 2018 for her work in oncology.

A study about diabetes among women in India put together by the hospital, was released by Shantha. It said diabetic women have a high risk for most cancers when compared to men with the disease. 

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