Associated Press , February 04, 2015 11:55 IST
Federal health regulators approved a highly anticipated medicine from Pfizer Inc. to treat postmenopausal women with a certain type of advanced breast cancer who have not already taken other drugs.
NDTV Food , January 29, 2015 17:23 IST
Green tea helps with weight-loss, diabetes, protects your heart, helps get rid of that wretched smoking addiction and boosts your immunity! If these werent enough, heres another reason.
IANS , January 23, 2015 16:41 IST
Scientists have found that drinking four cups of coffee a day has a protective effect against skin cancer.
IANS , January 22, 2015 14:03 IST
Researchers from Aarhus University in Denmark have developed ten new antibodies that can be used in the battle against cancer.
IANS , January 20, 2015 15:20 IST
According to the Global Status Report, Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) would claim nearly 52 million lives globally by the year 2030.
NDTV Food , January 02, 2015 19:25 IST
According to the report, there has been a significant drop in cancer induced deaths in almost all states.
AFP , January 02, 2015 13:16 IST
Cancer is often caused by the "bad luck" of random mutations that arise when cells divide, not family history or environmental causes.
NDTV Food , December 30, 2014 19:19 IST
All meat lovers, pay attention! A recent study published in the journal PNAS states that eating red meat may make one susceptible to cancer.
Denis Campbell , guardian.co.uk, December 26, 2014 13:20 IST
Almost 600,000 Britons developed cancer over five years as a result of unhealthy habits such as smoking, drinking and spending too much time in the sun, a new analysis reveals.
IANS , December 10, 2014 15:44 IST
A study published in the journal Cell Death and Disease offers fresh hope for tackling diseases and conditions associated with ageing. Researchers have identified 'markers' that could spot old cells in the ...
NDTV Cooks , December 10, 2014 14:35 IST
'Can' your favourite drink cause you harm? Yes, especially if it comes from a can. A new study in the journal 'Hypertension' says plastic bottles and cans are generally lined with a ...
PTI , December 05, 2014 19:45 IST
According to a new research published in the journal Chemistry and Biology, toxic mushrooms may hold secrets to tackling deadly diseases such as cancer. A team from Michigan State University has discovered ...
NDTV Cooks , December 05, 2014 13:41 IST
A certain compound found in red wine, grapes and nuts is believed to have some miraculous properties. Resveratrol has got a lot of attention from health experts and scientists who have been ...
Denis Campbell , health correspondent, guardian.co.uk, December 03, 2014 12:45 IST
Experts say findings help explain why opportunities to diagnose cancer early are being missedPeople are risking their lives because they nearly always do not recognise warning signs of cancer as potential ...
Melissa Davey , guardian.co.uk, December 03, 2014 12:35 IST
Common complementary therapies found to have serious drug interactions or reduce the effectiveness of chemotherapy or radiation treatmentThe complementary therapies that cancer patients most commonly mention to doctors all potentially jeopardise the...
NDTV Cooks , November 28, 2014 18:42 IST
A team of researchers from University of California and Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences have found a certain compound present in fruits and veggies like pumpkin, watermelon and cucumber that may help ...
NDTV Cooks , November 26, 2014 18:08 IST
Research suggests that there are some foods with anti-cancer properties which contain certain nutrients that help block tumours and prevent progression of cancer. Previous studies have shown that foods like walnuts, tea, ...
Sarah Boseley , health editor, guardian.co.uk, November 19, 2014 15:35 IST
World Cancer Research Fund review of global research finds link between obesity and advanced prostate cancer is strongMen who are overweight or obese have a higher chance of developing an aggressive ...
NDTV Cooks , November 18, 2014 19:44 IST
Triclosan, a widely used antibacterial found in soaps, shampoos and toothpastes has now been found to be detrimental to human health. According to a recent study published in the journal of Proceedings ...
NDTV Cooks , November 14, 2014 18:10 IST
Hailed as one of the world's most loved superfoods, walnuts are a packed with omega-3 fatty acids. We've known them for promoting brain and heart health and now a latest research adds ...