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Medical marijuana could replace cancer drugs, then why is India still reluctant to legalise it?

Updated : Dec 10, 2016

By : Shantanu Guha Ray

Category : Life

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. #Delhi #NewsTracker #ConnectTheDots #Cancer #AIIMS #Health Ministry #Cannabis #marijuana #Weed
Want to live longer? Maintain optimistic outlook towards life, says study

Updated : Dec 08, 2016

By : IANS

Category : Life

Want to live longer? Maintain optimistic outlook towards life, says study

Researchers 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 #Life #Cancer #Child mortality #heart disease #Stroke #infection #Respiratory disease #Optimism #Diseases #Mortality #human-behaviour #BodyAndSoul #Human psychology
MRI can help detect bone marrow cancer, says research

Updated : Nov 16, 2016

By : IANS

Category : Life

MRI can help detect bone marrow cancer, says research

In a first, researchers have shown that doctors can effectively identify bone marrow cancer (myelofibrosis) using Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) #Technology #Cancer #Study #research #MRI #BodyAndSoul #bone marrow cancer
Chronic health issues reduces social participation among middle-aged

Updated : Nov 10, 2016

By : IANS

Category : Life

Chronic health issues reduces social participation among middle-aged

Middle-aged adults suffering from arthritis, heart diseases, diabetes and depression are more likely to experience disability and limited involvement in society #Cancer #Arthritis #Diabetes #depression #heart diseases #social life #social participation #BodyAndSoul #chronic diseases
Re-evaluating the 'cost' of life: Cancer-preventing HPV vaccines are substantially over-priced, says study

Updated : Nov 07, 2016

By : Shreerupa Mitra-Jha

Category : Life

Re-evaluating the 'cost' of life: Cancer-preventing HPV vaccines are substantially over-priced, says study

A recent study revealed that the manufacturing costs for two most prevalent HPV cancer vaccines could be priced much lower than the quoted ‘no profit’ price #India #NewsTracker #Cancer #WHO #Healthcare #Vaccine #Human Papilloma Virus #HPV
GST Council meet: Tax tobacco at 40%; proposed 26% will only incentivise the 'factory of death'

Updated : Nov 03, 2016

By : Pankaj Chaturvedi

Category : Politics

GST Council meet: Tax tobacco at 40%; proposed 26% will only incentivise the 'factory of death'

GST is an historical opportunity for the government to curb the usage of tobacco #Cancer #GST #Tax rate #Sin tax #GST Council meeting #Tobacco consumption
Olympic gold medallist swimmer Mack Horton set to return after cancer scare

Updated : Oct 24, 2016

By : FP Sports

Category : Sports

Olympic gold medallist swimmer Mack Horton set to return after cancer scare

Olympic gold medallist Mack Horton expects to be back in the pool training this week after having a suspect mole removed from his chest. #Australia #Cancer #Olympic Games #Swimming #SportsTracker #Sun Yang #melanoma #Olympics 2016 #Rio Olympics 2016 #Mack Horton
Doctors delegation from Pakistan unable to get Indian visas for global meet, say organisers

Updated : Oct 12, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

Doctors delegation from Pakistan unable to get Indian visas for global meet, say organisers

A doctors delegation from Pakistan which was scheduled to attend a four-day global meet on cancer care beginning on Wednesday could not do so as its members were unable to get visas, organisers said. #Pakistan #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #Nepal #Cancer #doctors #LoC #Chhattisgarh Doctors #FHNO
Here's how cancer cells become invisible to body's immune system

Updated : Sep 28, 2016

By : IANS

Category : Life

Here's how cancer cells become invisible to body's immune system

Canadian researchers have discovered how cancer cells become invisible to the body's immune system which may help in developing immune biomarkers that can potentially stop the disease in its tracks. #NewsTracker #Health #Cancer #Canada #cancer research #Cancer cells #FPHealth #BodyAndSoul
Yuvraj Singh opens about his inspiring battle against cancer on 'Humans of Bombay'

Updated : Aug 27, 2016

By : FP Sports

Category : Sports

Yuvraj Singh opens about his inspiring battle against cancer on 'Humans of Bombay'

Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh recently talked to 'Humans of Bombay', in a bid to promote his cancer foundation 'YouWeCan'. #facebook #World Cup #India #Sourav Ganguly #Sachin Tendulkar #Harbhajan Singh #Yuvraj Singh #Cancer #Rahul Dravid #Anil Kumble #SportsTracker #YouWeCan #Humans of Bombay #YWCFashion