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DEBUNKING THE TOP 8 MYTHS ABOUT BREAST CANCER

With increasing awareness about breast cancer women might be falling prey to myths regarding breast cancer. The following information debunks the myths and highlights the facts regarding breast cancer – which is an absolute necessity [...]

July 13, 2016 Cancer Care
Regular Screening and Early Detection Can Completely Cure Breast Cancer

Regular Screening and Early Detection Can Completely Cure Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most prevalent and commonly diagnosed cancer in women throughout the world and it is also one of the leading causes of cancer-related deaths in young women aged 20 to 40. Irrespective [...]

April 11, 2016 Cancer Care
AVOID COLORECTAL CANCER BY EARLY SCREENING

AVOID COLORECTAL CANCER BY EARLY SCREENING

Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in both males and females across the world. Majority of the cancers occur in individuals 40-69 years age, a peak age for economic productivity. Breast, cervical [...]

March 9, 2016 Cancer Care
8 FOODS THAT FIGHT CANCER

8 FOODS THAT FIGHT CANCER

Apart from regular physical activity and good precautions good nutrition is a powerful way to fight any illness in general and cancer in particular. According to several research studies, diet and exercise are crucial in [...]

February 15, 2016 Cancer Care, Healthy Living
How to prevent cancer

How to Prevent Cancer?

Worrisome Statistics of Cancer “Recently published scientific data from IARC of World Health Organization indicates the annual incidence of cancer to increase up to 1.7 million by the year 2035 and roughly around 1.2 million [...]

February 10, 2016 Cancer Care
Do I need Cancer Screening?

Do I need Cancer Screening?

Cancer screening is checking apparently normal individuals for cancer, even before they have any symptoms. Majority of cancers in the early stages do not have any symptoms. By the time cancer is detected clinically, it [...]

January 30, 2016 Cancer Care

Minimally Invasive Surgery for Cancer: The Best Alternative to Open Surgery

Minimally invasive surgery is a boon for patients as well as surgeons. It is also known as endoscopic or key-hole surgery. It is a very effective approach for removing some cancerous tumors and lymph nodes [...]

December 22, 2015 Cancer Care

Bone Marrow Transplant in a Nutshell

Bone marrow transplant (BMT) is a procedure in which bone marrow that is diseased or damaged is replaced with a healthy bone marrow. The bone marrow to be replaced may be deliberately destroyed by high [...]

December 17, 2015 Cancer Care

Stem Cells in Cancer and Medicine – Hope or Hype

We have been witnessing a lot regarding stem cells – predominantly the umbilical cord, which is claimed to be a “Universal Healer or Magic Potion” by some and opposed by some others. This blog features [...]

November 25, 2015 Cancer Care

Breast Cancer in Men: Is it Possible?

Yes, men can develop breast cancer too, but with a much lower risk compared to women. Though breast cancer in men is rare, yet it is also a fact that breast cancer would be diagnosed [...]

October 27, 2015 Cancer Care