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Red meat consumption may up breast cancer risk: Study

Women who consumed the highest amount of red meat had a 23 per cent higher risk compared with women who consumed the lowest amount.

Aug 07, 2019, 17:43 PM IST

AI helps identify new breast cancer types

Published in the NPJ Breast Cancer journal, researchers, including one of Indian-origin, applied AI and machine learning (ML) to gene sequences and molecular data from breast tumours, to reveal crucial differences among these cancer types.

Aug 06, 2019, 15:16 PM IST

Breast cancer raises heart disease risk

The goal of the study was to compare and evaluate risk factors for cardiovascular disease in postmenopausal women who are survivors of breast cancer and women without breast cancer. For the findings, more than 90 postmenopausal breast cancer survivors were compared with 192 postmenopausal women.

Jun 20, 2019, 12:23 PM IST

Tahira Kashyap apologises and deletes Buddha pic, says never wanted to hurt anyone—Check post

The brave heart is battling cancer about which she first opened up on social media some time back.

Jun 19, 2019, 19:29 PM IST

Tahira Kashyap shares her new bald look, gives cancer a tough fight

Hats off to her for keeping a happy face and high spirits while battling the deadly 'c' word.

Jan 16, 2019, 17:30 PM IST

Breast cancer drug linked to brain malfunction

letrozole is a drug used to prevent breast cancer recurrence by interfering with the production of estrogens.

Dec 26, 2018, 09:56 AM IST

Rise in breast cancer leading to more ovarian cancer: Experts

There are two types of genes (BRCA1 and BRCA2), which are responsible for both breast and ovarian cancer.

 

Dec 24, 2018, 17:15 PM IST

Pregnancy is safe for breast cancer survivors: Experts

"It is possible for women to continue with their pregnancy even while diagnosed with breast cancer and take treatments tailored to the stage of their pregnancy concurrently. They can go on to deliver healthy babies," Kanchan Kaur said.

Dec 03, 2018, 12:19 PM IST

Ayushmann Khurrana's wife Tahira Kashyap diagnosed with stage 1a cancer, shares incredible post—See inside

Bollywood actor Ayushmann Khurrana's wife Tahira Kashyap is a brave heart in the truest sense of the word. After she opened up on her battle with DCIS (ductal carcinoma in situ) in her right breast with high-grade malignant cells, the author has now been diagnosed with stage 1a cancer.

Nov 29, 2018, 00:06 AM IST

Life is a great leveller: Ayushmann Khurrana

On Karva Chauth this year, Ayushmann kept a fast for the good health and long life of Tahira, whom he proudly calls his inspiration.

Nov 22, 2018, 16:15 PM IST

Ayushmann Khurrana's wife Tahira Kashyap returns to work after mastectomy

Retweeting Tahira's post, Ayushmann said that he is "proud" of her.

Nov 22, 2018, 13:56 PM IST

Arjun Rampal's mother's last rites performed, B-Town celebs pay respects

The funeral was attended by several B-Towners who paid their last respects.

Oct 29, 2018, 09:10 AM IST

Ayushmann Khurrana fasting on Karwa Chauth for ailing wife Tahira Kashyap is simply inspiring—Check his heartwarming post

Tahira opened up on suffering from the disease on her social media handle.

Oct 27, 2018, 13:09 PM IST

Exhibition-sale to raise funds for breast cancer treatment

Khubchandani, a breast cancer survivor herself, narrates a fascinating backstory behind the carpet exhibition.

Oct 18, 2018, 18:38 PM IST

Idris Elba joins Stella McCartney to raise breast cancer awareness

The actor also encouraged men to help women in their lives to get checkups.

Oct 16, 2018, 13:42 PM IST

Nawazuddin Siddiqui opens up on sister's breast cancer ordeal, shares pic with heartwarming post

The Breast Cancer Awareness campaign also backs the survivors and all those who have been affected by it.

Oct 13, 2018, 14:12 PM IST

Ayushmann Khurrana opens up on wife Tahira's breast cancer ordeal

The brave soul opened up on battling this deadly disease and shared it on social media.

Oct 01, 2018, 17:15 PM IST

Tahira my biggest inspiration: Ayushmann Khurrana

On September 22, Tahira revealed that she has been detected with pre-invasive breast cancer.

Sep 26, 2018, 16:06 PM IST