In a most comprehensive study to date, scientists have found that despite advances in the treatment of childhood cancer, there has been less progress made in understanding the causes and prevention of childhood and adolescent cancers.
Children born with genetic birth defects like Down`s syndrome are at an increased risk of developing childhood cancer, says a study.
Scientists from UCLA`s Fielding School of Public Health have found a possible link between exposure to traffic-related air pollution and several childhood cancers.
Brazil and Malawi have shown the way to low-cost childhood cancer treatment in developing countries.
Cure for cancers afflicting children have witnessed an improvement by around 70 percent, experts said at a seminar on childhood cancer here.
Your heavy puffing around the time of conception greatly increases the chances of your child developing Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai