Extension of coronavirus lockdown without ensuring access to healthcare for non-COVID-19 patients may defeat efforts to avoid collateral damage
India has a whopping 54.6 million people with heart disease, 83 people per lakh population have cancer.
This Texas man found a way to support wife undergoing chemo as hospital imposes restrictions during COVID-19 pandemic
Albert Conner was not allowed to be with his wife during her chemotherapy appointment. But he made sure that she was not alone.
Lead author of the study Maryam Farvid said that no previous study has examined diet during adolescence or early adulthood and its link to breast cancer risk.
Childhood cancer treatments are underfunded: Lancet study shows how millions of children can be saved
It was estimated that there would be 13.7 million cases of childhood cancer between 2020-2050.
Researchers in South Korea develop new Artificial Intelligence algorithm for diagnosing skin conditions
A new learning-based AI algorithm for diagnosing skin conditions is creating a buzz in the medical field
Coronavirus Outbreak: Stimulating immune responses in the early stages could help in effective treatment
In patients infected with coronavirus, the activation of the Interferons does not occur until 48 hours post-infection.
Liver cancer caused by non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, or buildup of fat in the liver, increased the most in most regions.
Over the next 20 years, cancer rates could spike unless better healthcare is introduced in low and middle-income countries.
Oncologists now take genetic tests as an important tool for diagnosis and treatment planning of cancer and its management.
myUpchar had the opportunity to chat with leading orthopaedic oncologist Dr. Vivek Verma to discuss his experiences in this field.
According to WHO, the global cancer burden is estimated to have caused 9.6 million deaths in 2018, along with 18.1 million new cases in the same year.
Excessive pesticides in agriculture make livestock vulnerable to aflatoxin contamination; affected dairy products can cause cancer in humans
Food containing aflatoxin concentrations, of just one milligram per kilogram, can cause aflatoxicosis which causes nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain and convulsions in the short term and acute liver failure, jaundice, lethargy, eventually leading to death, according to a WHO study in February 2018.
Neil Peart, pyrotechnical drummer and high-concept lyricist for Canadian progressive rock trio Rush, passes away at 67
Neil Peart’s lyrics transformed the band’s songs into multi-section suites exploring science fiction, magic and philosophy
NCP general secretary DP Tripathi dies at 67 in Delhi; former student union leader was suffering from cancer
Senior NCP leader DP Tripathi passed away on Thursday in New Delhi after a prolonged illness, family sources said
In stopping a key transport step in the mechanism, scientists think they can arrest most cancers caused by high levels of a specific protein.
Francesca Schiavone did not provide any further details about the nature of her cancer diagnosis but said she was back in action following chemotherapy.
Scientists announced the discovery of a novel antibiotic produced by bacteria living inside a roundworm.
Scientists may have found a way to kill all types of cancer cells and shrink the tumours by building on top of a 200-year-old medical breakthrough.
National Cancer Awareness Day: How pancreas are vulnerable to this deadly disease, its causes, symptoms and why it is hard to detect
Exact cause of pancreatic cancer is not known yet, though doctors suggest that factors like family history, chronic pancreatitis, diabetes, overweight, alcohol consumption, smoking might increase risk