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
The FDA-approved treatment is available to patients of certain types of cancer and their insurance coverage.
Rakesh Roshan opens up on his recovery: 'I was 100 percent sure I had cancer before reports came out'
Crediting his already-fit lifestyle, Rakesh Roshan says he resumed work merely one day after his operation on cancer.
The risk of developing cancer is increased by 64 percent for male participants, and 48 percent for females.
With nutrition, iit’s impossible to conduct studies where people’s diets and lifestyles are monitored over long periods.
Hypoxia-inducible factor is a protein that increases inside the cell when the oxygen levels fall, helping the cell survive.
Researchers claim they have developed a 99% accurate blood test to detect 12 different types of cancer
Earlier this year GRAIL inc. announced that their researchers have developed a blood test to detect 12 different types of cancer in the early stages.
One of the reasons why medical researchers haven’t been able to find a cure for cancer yet is the unpredictability of the disease.
Policy should be viewed as tuner knobs, dialling up and down policies based on their success, instead of on-and-off switches.
Irrfan Khan was diagnosed with neuroendocrime tumour last year.
Cancer is an abnormal and uncontrollable growth of the body’s cells. Here’s a look at some of the cancers that Bollywood stars have recently beaten.