Cancer

UDF to project CCRC building collapse in election campaign against LDF

He also urged the state government to constitute an expert committee to probe the corruption involved in the construction of the building.

published on : 30th November 2019

KIIFB stop memo to Cochin cancer centre

It follows an inspection by the technical wing of the board after the collapse of under-construction building

published on : 29th November 2019

Call to change contractor of Cochin cancer centre

A day after a part of the under-construction Cochin Cancer Research Centre at Kalamassery collapsed, workers of contracting firm INKEL removed some of the debris.

published on : 27th November 2019

Part of under-construction Cochin cancer centre collapses; six hurt

Around 1,000 sq ft of the constructed portion came crashing down around 8pm, and nearby residents said the contractor tried to cover up the incident by denying people access to the accident site.

published on : 26th November 2019

A caring hand in cancer fight

NGO Can Kids is winning hearts  by providing counselling and care to  kids battling cancer as  well as their parents 

published on : 24th November 2019

House owner, panchayat staff shut doors on cancer patient in Andhra Pradesh before death

60-year-old Gadde Venkata Lakshmi was was diagnosed with cancer four months ago and her son Suresh, who runs a marriage bureau, spent Rs 4 lakh on her medical treatment at different hospitals.

published on : 22nd November 2019

Cancer over-care by up to whooping 250 per cent in private hospitals, says study

This finding has raised concerns about possible over-treatment of cancer patients to make more money under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana (PMJAY) scheme.

published on : 21st November 2019

Beware! Velvety 'triple palms' can be sign of lung cancer

An elderly smoker who acknowledged that she'd gone through a pack of cigarettes every day for 30 years, the woman was suffering from painful lesions on her hands.

published on : 19th November 2019

Water signs: Route to happiness

Once they identify the source of the feelings, they will be able to work through them. 

published on : 17th November 2019

Cancer survivors walk the ramp in Bhubaneswar

Founded by Rosalin Patasani Mishra, Parichay Foundation organises the fashion event every year to support education of underprivileged girls.

published on : 16th November 2019

Cancer screening moves at snail’s pace in Odisha's Ganjam district

Ironically, though the administration observed the World Diabetes Day with fanfare on Thursday, the Health wing of the district does not have data about the number of diabetes patients in Ganjam.

published on : 16th November 2019

New modes of treatment must for cancer cure: Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja

She said even though cutting-edge equipment have been developed to aid in the prevention and cure of diseases, when it comes to new treatment techniques much more needs to be done.

published on : 11th November 2019

Acharya Harihar Regional Cancer Center inks pact with C-DAC for digitisation

Under e-sushrut application, the Center for Development of Advance Computing (C-DAC) will develop a software for AHRCC to store all information related to patients visiting the hospital.

published on : 10th November 2019

Common cancer prevalence may be way higher than estimated

Government data has revealed that the number of per lakh cancer incidence in India, at nearly 258 per lakh population, is way higher than what was recorded earlier in 2016.

published on : 2nd November 2019

High fibre diet reduce lung cancer risk

Researchers from Vanderbilt University have found that high fibre diet and yogurt help reduce lung cancer risk.

published on : 26th October 2019
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