Press Trust Of India , October 28, 2015 17:40 IST
A common chemicals found in personal care products such as shampoos, body lotions and sunscreens - may increase breast cancer risk.
Press Trust Of India , October 28, 2015 15:01 IST
If youre a middle aged man with an expanding waistline then here's what research has to say.
Harnoor Channi-Tiwary , NDTV, October 26, 2015 17:35 IST
In a landmark statement, IARC has ruled that processed meat was classified as carcinogenic to humans.
NDTV Food , October 24, 2015 16:22 IST
When it comes to alcohol and health, everyone seems to have different perceptions. On one hand we've been told that drinking wine can help prevent heart disease while on the other this ...
IANS , October 22, 2015 12:11 IST
In India, more than 30,000 children are diagnosed with childhood cancer every year. Cancer kills as many as 260 children per week on an average in the country.
PTI , October 19, 2015 21:21 IST
Do you have more than 11 moles onyour right arm? You may be at a higher risk of skin cancer.
IANS , October 19, 2015 15:07 IST
A new study which analysed data relating to more than five million people, has found links between being overweight and cancer.
Ariana Eunjung Cha , The Washington Post, October 15, 2015 12:00 IST
Since the term "antioxidants" made the leap from the realm of biochemistry labs and into the public consciousness in the 1990s.
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.