IANS , September 29, 2015 12:32 IST
According to a new study, over 80 percent of the 15 million people diagnosed with cancer worldwide in 2015 will need surgery.
IANS , September 17, 2015 12:39 IST
Alcohol dependency not just harms the heart and brain, but may also be the root cause behind several forms of cancer.
IANS , August 27, 2015 14:11 IST
Can a high-fat diet lead to breast cancer in obese women? A group of researchers at the University of Kentucky seemed to have found an answer.
IANS , August 19, 2015 18:01 IST
Researchers fed cranberry extracts to mice with colon cancer and found that their tumours diminished in size and number.
AFP , filed by Sparshita Saxena, August 18, 2015 12:34 IST
Drinking four or more cups of caffeinated coffee daily may significantly reduce the chance that colon cancer will return in patients who were diagnosed with stage 3 of the disease.
IANS , August 06, 2015 14:36 IST
That little black mole on your body might seem harmless but is it really?
IANS , July 27, 2015 12:14 IST
Health experts have warned against the supplements made with Ginseng, a popular Chinese herb, due to the possible side effects associated with it.
IANS , July 25, 2015 14:32 IST
Over 25 percent of the total cancer patients in India suffer from oral and throat cancers, doctors at the AIIMS.
IANS , July 16, 2015 14:37 IST
Scientists have developed a portable, low-cost "paper machine" for point-of-care detection of infectious diseases, genetic conditions and cancer.
IANS , July 15, 2015 16:30 IST
A diet that starves cancer cells of an essential nutrient may help improve outcomes of difficult-to-treat type of breast cancer, says a new study.
NDTV Food , June 24, 2015 13:43 IST
A team of British researchers have developed a breath test that can detect stomach cancer in minutes. Read on to find out more.
Joanna Moorhead , Guardian.co.uk, June 23, 2015 11:57 IST
Most spas are wary of taking bookings for people with cancer. Thankfully, a handful have changed their approach.
NDTV Food , June 18, 2015 11:54 IST
Your health benefits every time you munch on a handful of these nutritional powerhouses.
NDTV Food , June 16, 2015 16:16 IST
Decadently creamy with a nutty flavor, avocados are a treat to the palate as well as your health.
NDTV Food , June 01, 2015 19:18 IST
A hot cup of green tea is one of the healthiest beverages today. Dont believe us, but countless studies have shown and nutritionists will agree too.
Andrew Pollack , The New York Times, May 14, 2015 14:42 IST
An inexpensive vitamin can help reduce the occurrence of common skin cancers in people prone to that disease, researchers reported.
IANS , May 13, 2015 17:19 IST
Instead of using stains, the new method measures the chemical constitution of cells and tissues directly.
IANS , May 12, 2015 14:14 IST
A new human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine can potentially prevent 80 percent of cervical cancers if given to all 11- or 12-year-old children before they are exposed to the virus.
Ian Sample , science editor , guardian.co.uk, May 08, 2015 19:26 IST
Tissue grown from biopsies shown to closely mimic patients' tumours, allowing researchers to study specific mutations and identify most promising drugs.
IANS , May 06, 2015 17:52 IST
Global spending on cancer medicines has hit $100 billion in 2014 and is expected to grow by 50%!