cancer

HC upholds Centre’s policy on capping price of 42 anti-cancer drugs

While fixing the cap, the Department of Pharmaceuticals, under the Union Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilisers, directed manufacturers to fix their retail price.

published on : 3rd December 2022

Cancer cases likely to go up by over 12% between ’20 & ’25, says ICMR

In males, all cancers are likely to increase to 7,63,575 in 2025 from 6,01,737 in 2015, while in females, all cancers are likely to rise to 8,06,218 in 2025 from 6,27,202 in 2015. 

published on : 1st December 2022

Apollo doctors perform rare brain bypass surgery on twins

Due to the condition, the twins had developed jerky movements in the right hand and leg. A brain MRI showed blood supply was significantly compromised, especially on the left.

published on : 30th November 2022

Of caring calls and spreading smiles

If you love to sing, dance and spread smiles, Chennai Volunteers’ recreational volunteering gives you a space to do so

published on : 30th November 2022

Cipla launches prostate cancer-treating injection in USA

The product was earlier approved by the US Food and Drug Administration based on a New Drug Application (NDA) regulatory pathway.

published on : 29th November 2022

Rajini urges industries to partner with Andhra Pradesh

Stating that she was pleased to participate in the prominent gathering, she shared the development activities undertaken by the government.

published on : 29th November 2022

Sadguru Medical's fund raiser for cancer awareness

During the event, four cancer survivors who fought the disease and defeated it were felicitated by Sadguru Hospital and the guests.

published on : 28th November 2022

Thousands strip for art on Sydney's Bondi beach

The number of volunteers represented the 2,000+ Australians who die each year due to skin cancer.

published on : 26th November 2022

Sharib, Aahana to headline futuristic thriller 'Cancer'

The film will be directed by Faisal Hashmi, who is known for the Gujarati-language films Vitamin She and the prize-winning Short Circuit.

published on : 24th November 2022

Prevalence of lung cancer among non-smokers, women rising: Study

According to the study done by Medanta Hospital, as high as 50 per cent of Lung Cancer cases are being diagnosed among patients who have never smoked.

published on : 23rd November 2022

Seven myths about prostate cancer

Majority of PCa are asymptomatic in early stages and become symptomatic only in advanced stages.

published on : 23rd November 2022

Moustaches for the prostate   

Many can get cured depending on the stage of the disease, type, associated problems, and condition of the patient.

published on : 22nd November 2022

Victorious Vanithalu, an event where women can share their tales of fighting cancer

A breast cancer survivor, Ramani shared a few snippets of information about her journey and how open conversations with the doctor helped her win the battle.

published on : 20th November 2022

Cancer crusaders

After losing their sister to breast cancer in 2011, three advocate brothers have been helping cancer victims in Betul district since 2015. Anuraag Singh reports

published on : 20th November 2022

Spike in cancer cases, 40 additional beds to come up at NATCO in Andhra Pradesh

Cancer centre at Guntur GGH with 110 beds treated 17,000 patients since inception

published on : 14th November 2022

Keep the sponge clean

This Lung Cancer Awareness Month, experts say the clock could be ticking on your lungs, post-Covid-19 and share ways to be cautious

published on : 9th November 2022

60-plus? Check for prostate cancer 

The incidence and prevalence of cancer cases reportedly increased by 2,000 in urban Bengaluru in 2021, with prostate cancer being in the list of top five types in Karnataka.

published on : 3rd November 2022

Cormac Roth, musician and actor Tim Roth's son, dies at 25

Roth “died peacefully in the arms of his family who loved and adored him” on October 16, the family said in a statement, adding that “he maintained his wicked wit and humor" to the end.

published on : 1st November 2022

ArtCan to spread awareness on breast cancer in Chennai

Apollo Cancer Centre launched ‘ArtCan’, an initiative which uses art as a medium to spread awareness on breast cancer.

published on : 1st November 2022

Kerala cancer survivor narrates how he ‘book’ed disease

Cancer survivors’ books on their experiences in their relentless battle against the deadly disease are always inspiring.

published on : 31st October 2022
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