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New weapon to beat breast cancer-Metformin!

For the study, the researchers examined clinical outcomes for 1,215 patients who were diagnosed and underwent surgical treatment for breast cancer between 1997 and 2013.

Juhi Chawla visits young cancer patients

Juhi Chawla visits young cancer patients

Actress Juhi Chawla visited a city-based cancer hospital for kids to raise awareness about health.

Marriage may help cancer patients live longer: Study

The beneficial effect of being married on survival differed across racial/ethnic groups.

America witnesses surge in deaths caused by overdose of drug more stronger than heroin

America witnesses surge in deaths caused by overdose of drug more stronger than heroin

10 people died over a period of 12 days from drug overdose in the Sacramento area.

What do loved ones do when a family member battles cancer?

More than three-quarters of participants searched online for information on a loved one's disease.  

Sunny Leone raises funds for cancer patients

Sunny Leone raises funds for cancer patients

Sunny Leone has just proved that she has a heart of gold by raising funds for the cancer patients.

DNA: Reality of private hospitals' unfavorable treatment towards cancer patients

Cancer is now a treatable disease but still hospitals are unfavorable to the the patients. Watch this video to get a detailed report on the mortality rate in India due to cancer.

Triple-therapy treatment may fight resistant lung cancers

A triple therapy treatment consisting of two experimental drugs and radiation therapy may help fight lung cancers that are resistant to current treatments, a new study has claimed.

Top US surgeon to train Indian doctors in robotic surgery

A leading US robotic surgeon, Dr. Chris Holsinger from Stanford, will visit India this week to train head and neck surgeons on minimally invasive methods such as robotic surgery for treating cancer patients.

New vaccine strategy shields high-risk cancer patients from flu

Even though patients with multiple myeloma and other plasma cell disorders may receive an annual flu vaccine, studies show that a one-time flu shot does not offer adequate immune response.

Small gardens could bring big benefits for cancer patients

Providing cancer patients an opportunity for gardening can help them instil feelings of positivity, control and meaning, new research has found.

1 in 13 cancer patients in the world is from India: Report

India has around 1.8 million people suffering from cancer, with breast, cervical and oral cancers as the biggest killers.

Katti Batti: Imran Khan holds special screening for 'special' cause!

Katti Batti: Imran Khan holds special screening for 'special' cause!

Bollywood actor Imran Khan came back into the limelight almost after a gap of two years with 'Katti Batti'. The film has received great response from classes and masses alike, leaving the makers happy.

Aspirin could boost cancer immunotherapy

Giving cancer patients aspirin at the same time as immunotherapy could boost the effectiveness of the treatment.

Embrace spirituality to fight cancer

Being spiritual can help cancer patients improve their physical, mental and social well being.

A 'saathi' to help beat cancer blues

In a bid to connect cancer patients with each other and strengthen their resolve to manage the disease with courage, Max Super Speciality Hospital here has launched a support group named "Max Saathi".

Urine test may detect early-stage pancreatic cancer

A combination of three proteins found at high levels in urine can accurately detect early-stage pancreatic cancer.

Kerala govt to compile registry of cancer patients

The Kerala government Wednesday said that it plans to compile a registry of cancer patients in the state as part of efforts to codify its various initiatives against the deadly disease.

Omega-3 fatty acids good for cancer patients: Study

Adding omega-3 fatty acids to the anti-tumour medications may improve treatment response and quality of life for cancer patients, says a study.