Regional Cancer Centre’s Asraya organises 'Snehasangamam'

Patients of RCC, their family members and Asraya volunteers attended the function.

published on : 29th May 2023

Patients battle cancer and stray dogs at AHPGIC in Odisha

Dog bites are on a rise in the hospital, injuring patients and affecting procedures

published on : 22nd May 2023

Actor Kartik Aaryan calls his cancer survivor mother a 'fierce soldier'

The "Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2" actor said the tough time taught him about the importance of family.

published on : 8th May 2023

Sun above equator: Bengaluru to behold ‘Zero Shadow Day’

This means that the Sun will directly be overhead, and hence, any vertical objects on the Earth’s surface will not cast any shadow.

published on : 25th April 2023

Rs 3 crore for community-based cancer screening in four districts: TN Health Minister

Subramanian makes 106 announcements; says 8-km stretch will be designated as ‘health walk street’ in 38 districts to promote physical activity for healthy living

published on : 19th April 2023

Govt spent Rs 800 crore on cancer patients, says Harish

The minister launched the oncology block at MNJ Cancer Institute

published on : 17th April 2023

Bagchi-Sri Shankara Cancer Centre in Odisha to start functioning from June 20

In the first phase, a six-storey hospital building spread across around one lakh sq feet has been constructed.

published on : 13th April 2023

Myths and truths about multiple myeloma

Here are seven facts and myths about multiple myeloma, a common type of blood cancer arising from plasma cells that live inside the bone marrow 

published on : 12th April 2023

In step with a cause: Artistes against cancer

The Indian Cancer Society Delhi is partnering with this Bharatanatyam choreographer for a fundraising event

published on : 11th April 2023

Deep learning model estimating breast density could help with predicting cancer risk

The researchers have developed a procedure that would estimate a density score upon feeding in a mammogram image as an input.

published on : 9th April 2023

Cochin Cancer Research Centre to start in-patient facility soon: Health minister

The necessary posts for both places will be created soon.

published on : 6th April 2023

Multiple truths of multiple myeloma

Here are seven facts and myths about multiple myeloma, a common type of blood cancer arising from plasma cells that live inside the bone marrow.

published on : 6th April 2023

Rugby: Former Springboks coach McIntosh dies aged 84

McIntosh coached South Africa in 1993 and 1994 before being fired after a series loss in New Zealand.

published on : 5th April 2023

Johnson & Johnson offers USD 8.9 bln to settle talc cancer claims

J&J has been facing thousands of lawsuits over talcum powder containing traces of asbestos blamed for causing ovarian cancer.

published on : 5th April 2023

Annual analysis: Look out for eye cancers

Though eye cancers are not among the top forms of cancers, unlike the cancers of breast, lung, mouth, cervix, or tongue, their prevalence pose a significant threat to a section of the population.

published on : 29th March 2023

Kerala Bank staff pitch in to pay off widow’s loan

Muppathadam native Suji Binu’s husband had taken a loan of Rs 3 lakh from the Aluva branch of the Kerala Bank for constructing a house at Muppathadam, Aluva, in 2012.

published on : 27th March 2023

Plea challenges lease of prime land to private trust

The State government, on the other hand, gave the land on lease for merely Rs 1.47 lakh per year, citing the rules of lands allocated to Basavatarakam Cancer Hospital.

published on : 25th March 2023

Vignan University breaks Guinness World Records

Robotic Surgical Oncologist at Yashoda Hospital in Hyderabad Dr Chinnababu Sunkavalli highlighted the lack of awareness around cervical cancer screening and its life-saving potential.

published on : 20th March 2023

Pentagon study finds higher cancer rates in military pilots, ground crews

The study was required by Congress in the 2021 defense bill. Now, because higher rates were found, the Pentagon must conduct an even bigger review to try to understand why the crews are getting sick.

published on : 19th March 2023

Actor Sam Neill reveals blood cancer diagnosis  

The New Zealander, who burst to fame after starring as Dr Alan Grant in the 1993 blockbuster "Jurassic Park", said he began treatment last March for non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

published on : 18th March 2023
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