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Jan 10, 2017
Drug that 'melts' cancer cells approved for human useA drug that could "melt away" cancer cells has been approved for human use in Australia, a media report said on Tuesday
Jan 10, 2017
Smoking to kill 8 million, cost $1 trillion a year: WHOThe number of tobacco-related deaths is projected to increase from about 6 million deaths annually to about 8 million annually by 2030, with more than 80 percent of these occurring in LMICs (low- and middle-income countries), said a study conducted by WHO and the US National Cancer Institute published on Tuesday
Jan 04, 2017
Vaccine shows promise in fight against breast cancerAn experimental vaccine is safe and effectively stimulates the immune system leading to regression of early-stage breast cancer, show results of a clinical trial
Jan 03, 2017
Watch: Bradley Lowery, terminally ill five-year-old Sunderland fan, wins goal of the monthA five-year-old Sunderland fan, who has terminal cancer, was adjudged joint winner of the BBC's December goal of the month award.
Dec 30, 2016
Book review: Pallavi Aiyar's 'Choked' exposes how India inhales polluted air at homeAiyar remembers the sense of anxiety, bordering on hysteria, about environmental pollution during her time as a reporter in Beijing, and is understandably peeved and mystified by what she sees as "typical, blinkered, elite" apathy among Delhi's middle classes.
Dec 22, 2016
Swedish DJ Eric Prydz raises $60,000 for cancer research in memory of late fanThe fan, James Lillo had requested Eric Prydz for a 'final show' but days before the Los Angeles show, Lillo lost himself to cancer.
Dec 10, 2016
Medical marijuana could replace cancer drugs, then why is India still reluctant to legalise it?Pressure is increasing on India, one of the world’s top stoner destinations, to legalise marijuana for medicine, the push triggered by the product’s growing acceptance worldwide as an alternative to cancer drugs.
Dec 08, 2016
Want to live longer? Maintain optimistic outlook towards life, says studyResearchers have found that women who were optimistic had a significantly reduced risk of dying from several major causes of death — including cancer, heart disease, stroke, respiratory disease and infection, compared with women who were less optimistic
Nov 16, 2016
MRI can help detect bone marrow cancer, says researchIn a first, researchers have shown that doctors can effectively identify bone marrow cancer (myelofibrosis) using Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Nov 10, 2016
Chronic health issues reduces social participation among middle-agedMiddle-aged adults suffering from arthritis, heart diseases, diabetes and depression are more likely to experience disability and limited involvement in society