The health department is conducting a webinar on Monday on the challenges faced by the state in tackling cancer as part of its efforts to meet the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
Vice-Prez attends memorial service, lauds oncologist’s achievements
Over 400 children from Tamil Nadu who have cancer are writing letters to the Prime Minister’s office requesting for the formation of a national policy for childhood cancers.
Despite a quarter of the world’s childhood cancer cases being in India, the infrastructure is poor
Around 100 cancer survivors participated in the ‘Cancer Victors’ Day’ celebrations organised by the Vasantha Memorial Trust on Sunday.
Liquid biopsies for colorectal cancer detect tumor DNA that has broken free of the cancer and is circulating in the blood and, to a lesser extent, has collected in the urine.
Kapoor, whose mother passed away due to cancer, has remained a strong advocate to raise awareness and pledge support to people who are affected by it.
Doctors said the patient was recommended to undergo Tubeless VATS (Video assisted thoracoscopic surgery), a minimally invasive procedure to remove the lung metastatic nodule
The court later appointed advocate Murli Manohar Srivastava as an amicus curiae to plead the youth's case properly in the court.
The proposed project, which is expected to create direct and indirect employment for over 8,000 people, has received in-principle approval, sources said.
At two years and 10 months, Taksh Jain is one of the youngest children to have enrolled into the "Friends of Cancer Patients'' hair donation campaign.
The reply under the Right to Information query filed by activist Vivek Pandey stated that Rs 50 crore was sanctioned for the cancer patient beneficiary scheme last year.
On World Cancer Day, Oberoi further urged others to "come forward" and help the children battling the disease.
The following guidelines will provide a pivotal tool for learning about the rapidly updated therapy landscape in Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT).
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