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World Cancer Day: From Immunotherapy, vaccines to nanotech, new treatments that show promise against disease
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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

World Cancer Day 2021: History and significance of day aimed at ending stigma related to disease
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World Cancer Day 2021: History and significance of day aimed at ending stigma related to disease

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’

World Cancer Day: Aditya’s brave battle with osteosarcoma
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World Cancer Day: Aditya’s brave battle with osteosarcoma

Aditya underwent a Total Femur Replacement (TFR), a complicated operation that needs to be performed by a highly trained specialist.

India reported 1.16 mn new cancer cases in 2018; one in 15 Indians die of the disease: WHO
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India reported 1.16 mn new cancer cases in 2018; one in 15 Indians die of the disease: WHO

Over the next 20 years, cancer rates could spike unless better healthcare is introduced in low and middle-income countries.

World Cancer Day 2020: Delving into the genetics of cancer offers experts clarity, insights aplenty
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World Cancer Day 2020: Delving into the genetics of cancer offers experts clarity, insights aplenty

Oncologists now take genetic tests as an important tool for diagnosis and treatment planning of cancer and its management.

World Cancer Day: You have to be empathetic but clear, says leading oncologist
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World Cancer Day: You have to be empathetic but clear, says leading oncologist

myUpchar had the opportunity to chat with leading orthopaedic oncologist Dr. Vivek Verma to discuss his experiences in this field.

World Cancer Day 2020: Five ways you can join the fight to create change
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World Cancer Day 2020: Five ways you can join the fight to create change

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.

World Cancer Day: 6-year-old Achintya’s battle with bone cancer
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World Cancer Day: 6-year-old Achintya’s battle with bone cancer

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.

On World Cancer Day, Narendra Modi says government committed to affordable treatment of disease
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On World Cancer Day, Narendra Modi says government committed to affordable treatment of disease

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
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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.

Tahira Kashyap shares post-surgery photo on World Cancer Day: 'I truly embrace my scars'
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Tahira Kashyap shares post-surgery photo on World Cancer Day: 'I truly embrace my scars'

Ayushmann Khurrana’s wife and filmmaker Tahira Kashyap has shared a new pic which shows the scar from her mastectomy.

World Cancer Day 2019: Cancer is a war that can be won if you know what to look for
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World Cancer Day 2019: Cancer is a war that can be won if you know what to look for

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
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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

World Cancer Day 2019: Cervical cancer can be prevented, even cured if found early
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World Cancer Day 2019: Cervical cancer can be prevented, even cured if found early

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
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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.

World Cancer Day: Experts urge focus on prevention, say disease is not an inescapable fate
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World Cancer Day: Experts urge focus on prevention, say disease is not an inescapable fate

While prevention of Cancer can save millions of lives much more cheaply than treatment, it remains an underfunded, much-neglected weapon, experts say.

World Cancer Day: Meet Mumbai's Cancer Messiah
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World Cancer Day: Meet Mumbai's Cancer Messiah

Businessman Harakchand Savla started his journey to help Cancer patients in 1985 when he happened to misguide a Cancer patient, this is his story.

World Cancer Day: Therapies of the future that may make our fight better
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World Cancer Day: Therapies of the future that may make our fight better

As newer ways of battling cancer are being introduced, on World Cancer Day we look what researchers suggest are promising treaments for the disease:

Cancer was an opportunity for me to face my fears: The Lisa Ray podcast
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Cancer was an opportunity for me to face my fears: The Lisa Ray podcast

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
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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.