head and neck cancer

Head and neck cancer: What increases your risk, prevention tips!

The main factors that increase the risk of head and neck cancers are smoking and alcohol consumption.

Oct 14, 2016, 10:05 AM IST

Pakistan doctors fail to attend conference, 'didn't apply for visas'

A delegation of doctors from Pakistan, expected to participate in a global conference on Head and Neck cancer in the city, could not attend the event as the Union Home Ministry said "they failed to apply for proper travel documents".

Oct 13, 2016, 00:18 AM IST

Hepatitis C increases risk of developing head and neck cancers

Zee Media Bureau

People infected with Hepatitis C virus are at a greater risk of developing certain head and neck cancers, according to a study.

Apr 16, 2016, 14:15 PM IST

Merck immunotherapy appears effective in head and neck cancer – study

A Merck & Co drug that helps the immune system fight cancer was about twice as effective as the current standard therapy for patients with recurrent or advanced head and neck cancers, according

May 30, 2015, 00:09 AM IST

Brazil: Lula treated for fatigue from chemotherapy

Brazil`s former president, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, remains in good health, but the radiation therapy has inflamed his throat.

Feb 12, 2012, 11:30 AM IST

5 risk factors for neck cancer identified

Developing a molecular fingerprint for head and neck cancer tumours could help improve diagnosis.

Oct 29, 2010, 12:57 PM IST

5 risk factors for neck cancer identified

Developing a molecular fingerprint for head and neck cancer tumours could help improve diagnosis.

Oct 29, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Rare head and neck cancer linked to HPV

The increased incidence of a rare type of head and neck cancer is linked to HPV, or human papillomavirus, according to researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Oct 08, 2009, 15:14 PM IST

Rare head and neck cancer linked to HPV

The increased incidence of a rare type of head and neck cancer is linked to HPV, or human papillomavirus, according to researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Oct 08, 2009, 00:00 AM IST