Last Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 10:55
Smoking long or ultralong cigarettes can cause greater risk of lung and oral cancer than regular and king-size cigarettes, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 22, 2013, 14:36
With an alarming rise in the number of oral cancer cases among males in the city, doctors and scientists suspect that Human Papiloma Virus transmitted during unhygienic oral sex is the main culprit.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 12, 2013, 00:06
Almost 250 million adults consume smokeless tobacco in India and 10 other countries in WHO`s South-East Asia Region, accounting for 90 per cent global smokeless tobacco users, according to WHO.
Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 12:08
Omega-3 fatty acids, contained in oily fish such as salmon and trout, selectively inhibit growth and induce cell death in early and late-stage oral and skin cancers, a new study suggests.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 07, 2013, 14:15
A new study suggests that smokers and single men are more likely to acquire cancer-causing oral human papillomavirus (HPV).
Last Updated: Sunday, June 02, 2013, 15:12
Spouses and long-term partners of patients with mouth and throat cancers related to infection with the human papilloma virus (HPV) appear to have no increased prevalence of oral HPV infections, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Friday, May 31, 2013, 22:12
To prevent the rising incidences of oral cancer among the youth of West Bengal, an anti-smoking campaign was launched here on the occasion of World No Tobacco Day Friday.
Last Updated: Friday, May 24, 2013, 14:42
Scientists have come up with a non-invasive and more effective way to detect oral cancer, says a study.