IANS , May 12, 2016 18:11 IST
Women also need to strictly carry out annual health checkups.
IANS , May 09, 2016 15:38 IST
Cancer may have a negative impact on both the physical and mental health of individuals as they age, a new study from the American Cancer Society in the US indicates.
IANS , April 30, 2016 10:45 IST
Long-term exposure to environmental pollutants is associated with increased risk of mortality for many types of cancer, a new study warns.
PTI , April 02, 2016 12:21 IST
People link drinking and liver cancer, but most still don't realise that cancers including breast, mouth, throat and bowel are also linked with alcohol.
IANS , April 01, 2016 16:00 IST
Caffeine and polyphenol compounds present in coffee can act as antioxidants, limiting the growth of potential colon cancer cells.
Laurie McGinley , The Washington Post, April 01, 2016 14:51 IST
The researchers said they believed the study was the first involving humans that examined the associations between nightly fasting and cancer outcomes.
Suzanne Allard Levingston , The Washington Post, March 29, 2016 15:10 IST
Survivors can also eat healthier by adding ingredients to their regular diets: fruit on cereal or veggies added to the pasta that you order out.
IANS , March 07, 2016 16:16 IST
Interestingly, the researchers found that glycemic load (GL), a measure of carbohydrate quantity, had no significant associations with lung cancer risk.
Laurie McGinley , The Washington Post, March 03, 2016 18:20 IST
A new, congressionally mandated report by the Institute of Medicine spells out, sometimes in unnerving detail, the challenges confronting researchers in understanding the disease and patients in getting good care
IANS , February 26, 2016 22:28 IST
A new study reveals that foodsrich in Omega-3 fatty acids are likely to reduce the risk of breast cancer in women who are obese and in post-menopausal phase.
IANS , February 18, 2016 13:46 IST
While one in two people will develop cancer at some point in their lifetime, more than four in 10 cases of cancer could be prevented through changes including not smoking.
NDTV Food , February 15, 2016 15:22 IST
Some of the previous studies have found that women with a high intake of cruciferous vegetables, such as broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage or kale, have a decreased risk of breast cancer.
IANS , February 15, 2016 14:30 IST
A.K. Dhar, the chairman of medical oncology at Nayati Healthcare in Gurgaon, said Indian males mostly ignore the earlier symptoms and relate symptoms to environmental factors.
IANS , February 12, 2016 11:01 IST
India has seen a 7.5 percent rise in the number of cancer patients primarily due to poor lifestyle choices such as consumption of alcohol, 'pan masala' and tobacco, a study has revealed.
AFP , February 09, 2016 12:24 IST
The black spots on old banana peels may unlock a faster, easier diagnosis of human skin cancer, boosting survival chances, said scientists.
IANS , February 09, 2016 11:00 IST
If you are terrified after reading studies claiming that cellphone radiation is a menacing health hazard and can even cause brain cancer, nothing could be further from the truth.
IANS , February 06, 2016 13:42 IST
Patients in the meditation and music groups reported significantly greater reductions in anxiety and fatigue after biopsy than those receiving standard care.
IANS , February 04, 2016 17:47 IST
It is important to increase the distance between wireless devices and one's body. One may consider texting rather than talking but don't text while driving.
IANS , February 04, 2016 13:28 IST
Researchers have found that depriving cancer cells of an essential nutrient could offer a promising new approach for the treatment of an aggressive form of kidney cancer.
IANS , February 04, 2016 12:48 IST
Whether we conquer the disease or not, we can surely make the battle easier for the affected patients and their families. At least then the fear of the disease can be conquered.