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Children conceived through IFV may be at higher risk of cancer, says study

Children conceived through IFV may be at higher risk of cancer, says study

Children conceived through in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) may be at an increased risk of cancer, according to the largest study of its kind. In the past...
Irrfan Khan

Irrfan Khan is back to Bollywood after cancer treatment, posted emotional message on Twitter...

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan was battling cancer for almost a year is back to India and spotted at Mumbai airport on Tuesday and today. Irrfan...
Women who are obese and consume alcohol daily are at higher risk of breast cancer: Study

Women who are obese and consume alcohol daily are at higher risk of breast...

Drinking one alcoholic drink daily as well as being overweight can increase the risk of developing breast cancer, warns a study of over two...
Sipping piping hot tea increases risk of esophageal cancer: Study

Sipping piping hot tea increases risk of esophageal cancer: Study

A study published in the International Journal of Cancer, determines the association between drinking hot tea and the risk of developing esophageal cancer. For conducting...
Coffee compounds may help to reduce prostate cancer risk

Coffee compounds may help to reduce prostate cancer risk

Scientists from Kanazawa University in Japan have identified kahweol acetate and cafestol hydrocarbon compounds naturally found in Arabica coffee which may inhibit the growth...
Allium vegetable

Eating allium vegetables decreases the risk of colorectal cancer: Study

Allium is the Latin word for garlic. A recent Chinese study found that eating more allium vegetables may slash the risk of getting colorectal...

US researchers developed a new ‘lab-on-a-chip’ device to detect cancer faster

US researchers have developed a "lab-on-a-chip" device that allows doctors to detect cancer faster, cheaper and less invasively from a droplet of blood or...
Add garlic, onion in your diet, to keep colorectal cancer at bay

Add garlic, onion in your diet, to keep colorectal cancer at bay

Consumption of allium vegetables including garlic, onion and leek, is associated with a reduced risk of colorectal cancer, researchers say. Colorectal cancer is the...
Wonderful-benefits-of-spinach

Wonderful benefits of spinach everyone should know

Spinach is a super food full of health benefits. It is known as ‘palak’ in Hindi and its scientific name is Spinacia oleracea. It...

Scientists developed graphene biosensor that could provide early lung cancer diagnosis

Scientists from the University of Exeter have developed a new technique that could create a highly sensitive graphene biosensor with the capability to detect...
actor sonali bendre

Sonali Bendre is back to work after cancer treatment, she calls it a ‘surreal...

Actor Sonali Bendre was battling cancer since the last few months. She was in New York for her treatment and now she is back...
Health benefits of mushrooms

Health benefits of mushrooms

Mushrooms have different shapes, sizes and colours. They are kept in the category of vegetables but, they are not technically a plant. They belong...

Israel cancer cure claim debunked by experts

The Israeli biotech company, Accelerated Evolution Biotechnologies (AEBi), has announced a medical breakthrough that will cure cancer. The company claimed that they will have the...
Genetically modified chickens could provide cheaper drugs

Genetically modified chickens could provide cheaper drugs

Chickens that are genetically modified to produce human proteins in their eggs can offer a cost-effective method of producing certain types of drugs, a...
Night Shift can cause DNA damage: Study

Night Shift can cause DNA damage: Study

Do you frequently work in night shifts? Lack of proper sleep and night-time wakefulness can cause damage to the structure of the human DNA...

Some foods and drinks you should avoid, if you want to keep cancer away

Whatever we eat or drink directly or indirectly, affects different parts of our body. Some foods are good for our body, but some are...
Cancer Treatment

Scientists look to mathematics to make cancer treatment more effective

By Monika Kundu Srivastava Scientists at the Pune-based National Chemical Laboratory (NCL) of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) have developed a mathematical model...
Just tweaking time of administration can make cancer drugs more effective

Just tweaking time of administration can make cancer drugs more effective

~By Sarah Iqbal Just by changing the time of administering drugs, doctors may be able to improve outcome of cancer therapy, suggests new research done...
A drug repository for poor cancer patients that provides free medicines - Interview with leading oncologist Dr Sameer Kaul

A drug repository for poor cancer patients that provides free medicines – Interview with...

~By Rashme Sehgal With prices of cancer drugs selling at astronomical rates,  Dr Sameer Kaul, a leading oncologist working at the Apollo Hospital   in  New...
IIT-Guwahati researchers show combination therapy may improve treatment of blood cancer

IIT-Guwahati researchers show combination therapy may improve treatment of blood cancer

By Dr Swati Subodh Treatment with certain molecules to block cancer propagating biological pathways can sensitize the resistant cells, say scientists New Delhi: A group of...
Indian scientists testing dendritic therapy against cervix cancer

Indian scientists testing dendritic therapy against cervix cancer

By Dr. TV Venkateswaran and Jyoti Singh Researchers at the National Institute of Immunology (NII) have identified a tumour antigen that promises to be a...
Team of researchers

Cultural factors too influence intestinal health

By Monika Kundu Srivastava New Delhi, June 14 (India Science Wire): Intestinal health is known to be influenced by environmental, biological and genetic factors. A...
vinod khanna

Vinod Khanna dies at 70

Hospitalised last week, actor loses battle with bladder cancer Bollywood icon Vinod Khanna, who has been ailing from cancer, died in a Mumbai hospital on...

'Cancer' - 23 News Results

Children conceived through IFV may be at higher risk of cancer, says study

Children conceived through IFV may be at higher risk of cancer, says study

Children conceived through in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) may be at an increased risk of cancer, according to the largest study of its kind. In the past...
Irrfan Khan

Irrfan Khan is back to Bollywood after cancer treatment, posted emotional message on Twitter...

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan was battling cancer for almost a year is back to India and spotted at Mumbai airport on Tuesday and today. Irrfan...
Women who are obese and consume alcohol daily are at higher risk of breast cancer: Study

Women who are obese and consume alcohol daily are at higher risk of breast...

Drinking one alcoholic drink daily as well as being overweight can increase the risk of developing breast cancer, warns a study of over two...
Sipping piping hot tea increases risk of esophageal cancer: Study

Sipping piping hot tea increases risk of esophageal cancer: Study

A study published in the International Journal of Cancer, determines the association between drinking hot tea and the risk of developing esophageal cancer. For conducting...
Coffee compounds may help to reduce prostate cancer risk

Coffee compounds may help to reduce prostate cancer risk

Scientists from Kanazawa University in Japan have identified kahweol acetate and cafestol hydrocarbon compounds naturally found in Arabica coffee which may inhibit the growth...
Allium vegetable

Eating allium vegetables decreases the risk of colorectal cancer: Study

Allium is the Latin word for garlic. A recent Chinese study found that eating more allium vegetables may slash the risk of getting colorectal...

US researchers developed a new ‘lab-on-a-chip’ device to detect cancer faster

US researchers have developed a "lab-on-a-chip" device that allows doctors to detect cancer faster, cheaper and less invasively from a droplet of blood or...
Add garlic, onion in your diet, to keep colorectal cancer at bay

Add garlic, onion in your diet, to keep colorectal cancer at bay

Consumption of allium vegetables including garlic, onion and leek, is associated with a reduced risk of colorectal cancer, researchers say. Colorectal cancer is the...
Wonderful-benefits-of-spinach

Wonderful benefits of spinach everyone should know

Spinach is a super food full of health benefits. It is known as ‘palak’ in Hindi and its scientific name is Spinacia oleracea. It...

Scientists developed graphene biosensor that could provide early lung cancer diagnosis

Scientists from the University of Exeter have developed a new technique that could create a highly sensitive graphene biosensor with the capability to detect...
actor sonali bendre

Sonali Bendre is back to work after cancer treatment, she calls it a ‘surreal...

Actor Sonali Bendre was battling cancer since the last few months. She was in New York for her treatment and now she is back...
Health benefits of mushrooms

Health benefits of mushrooms

Mushrooms have different shapes, sizes and colours. They are kept in the category of vegetables but, they are not technically a plant. They belong...

Israel cancer cure claim debunked by experts

The Israeli biotech company, Accelerated Evolution Biotechnologies (AEBi), has announced a medical breakthrough that will cure cancer. The company claimed that they will have the...
Genetically modified chickens could provide cheaper drugs

Genetically modified chickens could provide cheaper drugs

Chickens that are genetically modified to produce human proteins in their eggs can offer a cost-effective method of producing certain types of drugs, a...
Night Shift can cause DNA damage: Study

Night Shift can cause DNA damage: Study

Do you frequently work in night shifts? Lack of proper sleep and night-time wakefulness can cause damage to the structure of the human DNA...

Some foods and drinks you should avoid, if you want to keep cancer away

Whatever we eat or drink directly or indirectly, affects different parts of our body. Some foods are good for our body, but some are...
Cancer Treatment

Scientists look to mathematics to make cancer treatment more effective

By Monika Kundu Srivastava Scientists at the Pune-based National Chemical Laboratory (NCL) of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) have developed a mathematical model...
Just tweaking time of administration can make cancer drugs more effective

Just tweaking time of administration can make cancer drugs more effective

~By Sarah Iqbal Just by changing the time of administering drugs, doctors may be able to improve outcome of cancer therapy, suggests new research done...
A drug repository for poor cancer patients that provides free medicines - Interview with leading oncologist Dr Sameer Kaul

A drug repository for poor cancer patients that provides free medicines – Interview with...

~By Rashme Sehgal With prices of cancer drugs selling at astronomical rates,  Dr Sameer Kaul, a leading oncologist working at the Apollo Hospital   in  New...
IIT-Guwahati researchers show combination therapy may improve treatment of blood cancer

IIT-Guwahati researchers show combination therapy may improve treatment of blood cancer

By Dr Swati Subodh Treatment with certain molecules to block cancer propagating biological pathways can sensitize the resistant cells, say scientists New Delhi: A group of...
Indian scientists testing dendritic therapy against cervix cancer

Indian scientists testing dendritic therapy against cervix cancer

By Dr. TV Venkateswaran and Jyoti Singh Researchers at the National Institute of Immunology (NII) have identified a tumour antigen that promises to be a...
Team of researchers

Cultural factors too influence intestinal health

By Monika Kundu Srivastava New Delhi, June 14 (India Science Wire): Intestinal health is known to be influenced by environmental, biological and genetic factors. A...
vinod khanna

Vinod Khanna dies at 70

Hospitalised last week, actor loses battle with bladder cancer Bollywood icon Vinod Khanna, who has been ailing from cancer, died in a Mumbai hospital on...

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