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Jan 19, 2018
Budget 2018: Govt may hike health spending by 11%; less than expected funds may slow disease control measuresHealth Minister JP Nadda had demanded 33% hike in health budget in order to expand vaccination coverage, free drugs distribution and to ward off a growing threat of non-communicable diseases such as cancer and diabetes which killed 60 lakh people in India in 2016
Jan 18, 2018
Veteran Kannada actor-director Kashinath passes away after prolonged battle with cancerKashinath was a man of many skills — he was also a famous music director and producer. In his career spanning three decades, the multi-faceted artist worked in over 40 films
Jan 13, 2018
RSS affiliate complains against cervical cancer vaccine: Should patriarchal organisations opine about women's health?Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has decided to ignore the serious issue of cervical cancer adhering to recommendations from an organisation affiliated to the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh.
Jan 03, 2018
A combination of commonly used pain killers and a certain metal may be effective against cancer: StudyResearchers have combined ruthenium, a metal which is part of the platinum group, with commonly used painkillers to develop four new drug complexes.
Dec 29, 2017
Kamala Mills compound fire in Mumbai kills 14: Blaze latest in city incidents caused by safety norm violationsSpeaking to Firstpost, deputy chief fire officer of the Mumbai Fire Brigade, Hemant D Parab, said that fire safety measures not being followed by residents is the main reason behind the high number of blazes in Mumbai this year.
Dec 23, 2017
La Liga: Sevilla sack manager Eduardo Berizzo a week after his return from cancer surgerySevilla sacked coach Eduardo Berizzo on Friday just a month after it was announced the Argentine is suffering from prostate cancer.
Dec 14, 2017
US Senator John McCain suffers side effects of brain tumour therapy; hospitalisedRepublican Senator and former presidential candidate John McCain has been hospitalised over side effects from brain tumour therapy, his office said.
Dec 12, 2017
Indian scientists identify a diagnostic marker to differentiate cancerous and non-cancerous prostrate enlargementProstate cancer is the second most frequently diagnosed cancer in men worldwide.
Dec 11, 2017
Uttar Pradesh: Minor cancer survivor gang-raped in Lucknow, seeks help from passerby who assaults her againA 15-year-old cancer survivor was raped by two men in Sarojini nagar in Lucknow and was later sexually assaulted by another person whom she asked for help
Dec 05, 2017
To Cancer With Love: How Neelam Kumar beat cancer, and helped others do it tooNeelam Kumar battled two bouts of cancer. Then, she wrote a book (now adapted into a graphic novel) that takes an irreverent look at the 'emperor of maladies'. This is her story.