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Medical test turns ugly: Paralysed man to get Rs 10 lakh compensation

In a shocking incident, a man, whose bone marrow was being biopsied for cancer, was left partially paralysed after the test at NIMS hospital in city.

published on : 23rd February 2019

IIT Hyderabad researchers find Antarctic fungi that could help in treating leukemia

This work could lead to the development of chemotherapeutic treatment methods that have fewer side effects than the existing methods

published on : 21st February 2019

India could be cervical cancer free by 2079

The estimates, which are the first of their kind at a global-scale, indicate that up to 13.4 million cases of cervical cancer could be prevented within 50 years.

published on : 21st February 2019

Toxins from home flooring, furniture may put kids at cancer risk

Benzyl butyl phthalate has been linked to respiratory disorders, skin irritations, multiple myeolma and reproductive disorders.

published on : 18th February 2019

Drug combo may help treat advanced kidney cancer

A combination of two drugs could effectively help treat patients with an advanced form of kidney cancer, a study has found.

published on : 18th February 2019

Immune stimulant molecule could prevent cancer

It accomplishes this by boosting the effectiveness of CD8+ T cells, adaptive immune cells trained to target the tumour for destruction.

published on : 15th February 2019

Need for more research to prevent cancer stressed 

Chairman of the hospital trust and Hindupur MLA Nandamuri Balakrishna said that the 1,000-bedded hospital would be developed in three phases.

published on : 15th February 2019

Kerala medical colleges to be gradually converted to mini-cancer centres

Health Minister K K Shailaja said the medical colleges will gradually be converted to mini-cancer centres.

published on : 14th February 2019

Antarctican fungus next big thing in cancer care?

Leukaemia, the most common form of the debilitating disease among children, consumes the lives of thousands of minors annually.

published on : 11th February 2019

New 'Trojan horse' drug kills cancer from inside 

The innovative new drug, called tisotumab vedotin (TV), releases a toxic substance to kill cancer cells from within.

published on : 8th February 2019

Chennai to be painted in hues of India

The duo will perform along with an eight-member orchestra and take the audience on an exhilarating musical journey.

published on : 7th February 2019

10-year-old cancer-survivor Grace Eline steals spotlight during Donald Trump's annual address

Although she had a rare form of cancer, Grace had chemotherapy last year and "was pronounced cancer-free in October."

published on : 6th February 2019

Soluble fibre prevents diabetes, heart diseases and cancers

The leaves of drumstick, as well as curry leaves, broad beans and sweet potato have tremendous immunity-boosting properties.

published on : 6th February 2019

Manipal Hospitals’ cancer awareness campaign

Regular exercise, balanced meals and staying away from tobacco is the mantra to keep cancer at bay. 

published on : 5th February 2019

On Wold cancer day American Oncology Institute holds 4000 Walkathon on cancer awareness

American Oncology Institute (AOI) organised a ‘4k Walkathon’ on the occasion of World Cancer Day on Monday. 

published on : 5th February 2019
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