Cancer, heart patients top Ayushman Bharat-PM-JAY health insurance scheme

As Cancer deaths and cases are increasing rapidly in India, the top draw for the common people availing the cashless and paperless insurance scheme is chemotherapy.

published on : 24th July 2022

Chemotherapy facility in 25 more Kerala govt hospitals

In a move that will immensely benefit cancer patients, the health department has launched chemotherapy facilities in 25 more government hospitals in the state. 

published on : 5th July 2022

SCBMCH conducts 100th bone marrow transplant

The SCB MCH has become the first State government-run hospital in the country and second in Eastern India after Tata Medical Centre, Kolkata to have conducted 100 bone marrow transplants.

published on : 31st March 2022

Actress Hamsa Nandini: I am officially a chemo survivor, but I haven't won yet

In late December 2021, the actress had opened up that her discovery of a lump in her breast had changed her life upside down.

published on : 24th February 2022

Locks of change

With diagnosis and treatment already taking a physical and mental toll on a patient’s body, alopecia as a side effect of chemotherapy can also be quite difficult to deal with.

published on : 4th February 2022

New technology addresses hair loss due to chemotherapy, cheers women up

The prospects of losing hair is one of the major factors that deter many women from avoiding cancer treatment involving chemotherapy.

published on : 4th February 2022

Pelé released from hospital, will continue tumor treatment

Pelé, 81, was hospitalized at the start of December for sessions of chemotherapy. He was also previously hospitalized for almost a month after having surgery to remove a colon tumor.

published on : 24th December 2021