World Cancer Day: From Immunotherapy, vaccines to nanotech, new treatments that show promise against disease
Researchers are also looking into using genetically modified salmonella bacteria to destroy tumours from the inside out — where more traditional treatments, notably chemotherapy, cannot penetrate
This year’s theme is ‘I Am and I Will’, which is being continued since 2019, and one of the mottos of the theme is ‘together, all our actions matter’
Aditya underwent a Total Femur Replacement (TFR), a complicated operation that needs to be performed by a highly trained specialist.
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.
To mark World Cancer Day on Tuesday, this week, we will bring to you stories about cancer survivors, their families, as well as cancer surgeons and doctors.
Prime Minster Narendra Modi on Monday said his government is committed towards ensuring early detection and affordable treatment of cancer.
Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas' Super Bowl weekend; Pati Patni aur Woh remake goes on floors: Social Media Stalkers' Guide
Priyanka Chopra spent the Super Bowl weekend with husband Nick Jonas and family; Pati Patni aur Woh remake started filming from 4 February.
Ayushmann Khurrana’s wife and filmmaker Tahira Kashyap has shared a new pic which shows the scar from her mastectomy.
Cancer can be detected & cured in many cases, so stay positive & let the fighting spirit take over.
World Cancer Day: Early diagnosis is key to survival, say doctors but point out lack of consolidated effort to cure disease
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), cancer is the second-biggest cause of death after cardiovascular diseases, amounting to over 9.6 million deaths in 2018 worldwide
India has a population of 365.71 million women over age 15 who are at risk of developing cervical cancer.
World Cancer Day: Yuvraj Singh says fight against the deadly disease has made him look forward to life
In an interview, Yuvraj Singh opened up about how cancer impacted his life, and how it helps him set an example for those suffering from it.
While prevention of Cancer can save millions of lives much more cheaply than treatment, it remains an underfunded, much-neglected weapon, experts say.
As newer ways of battling cancer are being introduced, on World Cancer Day we look what researchers suggest are promising treaments for the disease:
It's World Cancer Day and Firstpost spoke to Lisa Ray about her battle with multiple myeloma and how she is "thriving" despite her continued fight.
World Cancer Day: Increased life expectancy is one of the reasons for cancer in the elderly, says Hitendra Patil, oncologist
Any cancer in Stage 1 like throat cancer, breast cancer, cervical cancer have very good chances of complete recovery.