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World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day: Sudarsan Pattnaik's sand art stresses on 'beating cancer'—See pics

The aim of World Cancer Day is to majorly reduce illness and death caused by cancer by 2020.

Feb 04, 2019, 21:39 PM IST

Sonali Bendre, Tahira, Lisa Ray post heartwarming note and pics on World Cancer Day

The aim of World Cancer Day is to majorly reduce illness and death caused by cancer by 2020. 

Feb 04, 2019, 16:21 PM IST

Manohar Parrikar tweets on World Cancer Day, shares his mantra to tackle illness

Parrikar is reportedly suffering from an advanced stage of pancreatic cancer. He has been admitted to hospitals in Goa, Mumbai, Delhi, and New York since February last year.

Feb 04, 2019, 13:39 PM IST

Sudarsan Pattnaik, Emraan Hashmi tweet powerful message on World Cancer Day

Bollywood celebrities such as Manisha Koirala and Lisa Ray are cancer survivors who won their war against the disease. 

Feb 05, 2018, 10:52 AM IST

World Cancer Day: Key facts about second leading cause of death globally

 World Cancer Day is an international day marked on February 4.

Feb 04, 2018, 15:29 PM IST

FMRI cancer registry finds highest cases from Haryana, Delhi

Fortis Memorial Research Institute (FMRI) instituted the registry in 2013, seeking to address challenges that exist in the availability of updated oncological data and figures for the public as well as key stakeholders.

Feb 04, 2017, 20:45 PM IST

India needs to step up war against cancer: NATHEALTH

On World Cancer Day today, the Healthcare Federation of India (NATHEALTH) said there are 7 lakh new cancer cases per year while referring to World Cancer Report 2015 in India

Feb 04, 2017, 20:37 PM IST

World Cancer Day: Manisha Koirala, Kajal Aggarwal spread awareness! Check tweets

On the World Cancer Day, Bollywood actresses voiced their concern and pledged to spread awareness about the deadly disease. Manisha Koirala, who is a cancer survivor herself took to Twitter and posted an inspirational message. 

Feb 04, 2017, 17:07 PM IST

Four herbs that can help combat cancer!

 Every year on February 4, World Cancer Day is marked throughout the world to create awareness regarding the deadly 'C' word. 

Feb 04, 2017, 14:26 PM IST

World Cancer Day: Sudarsan Pattnaik brings out the pain of cancer patients in his latest sand art tribute!

The international day to mark and create awareness about the deadly disease of Cancer happens to be February 4. World Cancer Day every year is marked to encourage people about getting to know the 'C' word and spread awareness regarding early detection and curable preventive measures.

Feb 04, 2017, 13:27 PM IST

World Cancer Day, a day to renew vow to implement preventable strategies in India

World Cancer Day is being observed today (February 4) to raise cancer awareness and to encourage its prevention, detection and management.Cancer accounts for more deaths worldwide than AIDS, malaria, and tuberculosis combined.

Feb 04, 2017, 11:53 AM IST

World Cancer Day 2017: Simple ways to reduce cancer risk

Cancer is the considered as one of the deadly disease in the world. And as you get older, you are more likely to get the disease.

Feb 04, 2017, 10:47 AM IST

'My Hair For Cancer' a step towards creating cancer awareness, says Priya Dutt

Politician Priya Dutt, who is backing an initiative "My Hair For Cancer" under Nargis Dutt Foundation (NDF) in association with Richfeel and Lakme Salon, says the attempt is to create an awareness about early detection of cancer and to bring out the lost confidence in women.

Feb 03, 2017, 18:26 PM IST

Six superfoods that help keep cancer at bay!

Cancer is considered as one of the most dreaded disease in the world.

Feb 02, 2017, 23:56 PM IST

World Cancer Day 2017: Most common types of cancer and prevention tips!

It is the leading cause of death worldwide and accounted for 8.2 million deaths (22% of all NCD deaths) in 2012, as per WHO statistics.

Feb 02, 2017, 21:48 PM IST

Start spreading awareness as World Cancer Day is at the doorstep!

With the World Cancer Day being observed on February 4 across the world, it's our duty to raise as much awarenes as a human hand can to tackle this lethal illness which has been taking many precious lives.

Feb 02, 2017, 11:10 AM IST

Tackling non-communicable diseases: Health Ministry to launch screening programme for NCDs next month

The programme, as a part of the National Health Mission, will focus on five common NCDs - hypertension, diabetes and cancers of oral cavity, breast and cervix - which account for over 60 per cent of all mortality in India.

Jan 25, 2017, 11:33 AM IST

Cancer: Early warning signs you shouldn't ignore!

Here are some early signs and symptoms of cancer that you shouldn't ignore.

Feb 05, 2016, 11:17 AM IST

Radiation from X-rays, CT scans doesn't cause cancer

Scientists used a model known as linear no-threshold (LNT) to estimate cancer risks from low-dose radiation such as medical imaging.

Feb 05, 2016, 09:20 AM IST

500 take part in Walkathon for cancer survivors

More than 500 people including cancer survivors, doctors, students participated in a "Walkathon" for cancer survivors organised in the city today on occasion of World Cancer Day.

Feb 05, 2016, 00:12 AM IST