AFP , March 21, 2015 21:01 IST
The UN's International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) said Friday that three pesticides were "probably" carcinogenic and two others, which have already been outlawed or restricted, were "possibly" so.
IANS , March 21, 2015 18:26 IST
A team of experts have identified a chemical that could make a cancer drug 50 times more effective.
IANS , March 21, 2015 17:16 IST
Researchers have found that certain existing drugs could be used to effectively treat, or even prevent, hereditary stomach and breast cancers.
NDTV Food , March 10, 2015 18:22 IST
It was found that a combination of vegetables along with seafood consumption significantly helped in cutting short risks of colorectal cancers.
IANS , February 24, 2015 16:15 IST
Researchers in the US, led by an India-born physician scientist, have said they have developed a new blood test that has the potential to detect cancers in their earliest stages.
Hannah Devlin , science correspondent, guardian.co.uk, February 21, 2015 13:41 IST
Moving immediately into the shade does not stop sun damage as UV rays can continue damaging skin cells hours after exposure.
NDTV Food , February 09, 2015 18:53 IST
Experts have identified eight signs that are most highly associated with an impending death in cancer patients.
NDTV Food , February 04, 2015 13:28 IST
Here are the top 15 cancer fighting foods you need to know about. We've also listed foods that increase the risk of developing cancer, and three things to keep in mind to ...
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 ...