Eating more whole grains is linked with reduced mortality, especially deaths due to cardiovascular disease, a new study suggests.
Driven by declines in smoking rates, cancer mortality in the US has dropped 22 percent over two decades, a new report says.
German researchers have developed a novel technique that can identify previously unknown pancreatic cancer genes even invisible to genetic sequencing.
China and India, the two most populous countries of the world are facing a cancer crisis, experts said.
Even as the incidence of breast cancer among Indian women has risen in the last 25 years, following an accurate diet plan and making physical activity as part of your daily schedule can help lower the risk of developing the disease.
With a million new cases being reported every year, cancer seems to be tightening its grip on India. Experts say the incidence of the killer disease is expected to rise five-fold by 2025.
India has seen a steady increase in the number of deaths due to cancer, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has told the Rajya Sabha.
Sheila Dikshit expressed concern over the increase in cancer deaths.
Breast cancer still remains the leading cause of female cancer deaths in European Union.
Walking for half-an-hour a day could prevent 10,000 cases of cancer deaths a year, a new research has suggested.
The World Health Organization has warned that annual global cancer deaths would jump to 17mn by 2030 from a projected 7.6mn this year.
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