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  • Side Effects of Chemotherapy May Be Reduced by Regular Exercise

    Side Effects of Chemotherapy May Be Reduced by Regular Exercise

    A recent study suggests that jogging or walking three to five times a week can help advanced gastrointestinal cancer patients to cope better with the side effects of chemotherapy.

  • Joe Biden Calls Cancer 'The Only Bipartisan Thing Left'

    Joe Biden Calls Cancer 'The Only Bipartisan Thing Left'

    Former Democratic US Vice President Joe Biden said on Sunday in one of his first major speeches since leaving office this year that he would have liked to have been the US president who ended cancer as we know it.

  • Love Colouring Your Hair? Beware, it Could Put You at Cancer Risk

    Love Colouring Your Hair? Beware, it Could Put You at Cancer Risk

    A recent study suggests hair dyeing and hormonal contraceptives can up the risk of breast cancer amongst women.

  • Soy Products May Boost Survival In Breast Cancer Patients: Study

    Soy Products May Boost Survival In Breast Cancer Patients: Study

    Washington: Soy products such as tofu are safe for women diagnosed with breast cancer, and may even prolong their survival, a new study has found. Soy foods are considered among the healthiest for human consumption, but their oestrogen-like properties have raised concerns of a potential increased risk of breast cancer. This is because in hormone re...

  • Early Childhood Cancer Deaths 4 Times More Common Than Estimated

    Early Childhood Cancer Deaths 4 Times More Common Than Estimated

    About 1.5 percent of the child patients in the SEER database, happened to die within a month of cancer diagnosis, often under the age of one.

  • Soy Foods May Increase Survival Chances in Breast Cancer Patients

    Soy Foods May Increase Survival Chances in Breast Cancer Patients

    Women with breast cancer who consumed high amounts of isoflavones had a 21 per cent lower risk of dying than women who consumed low amounts, found a new study.

  • Exercise May Help Reduce Fatigue In Cancer Patients, Shows Study

    Exercise May Help Reduce Fatigue In Cancer Patients, Shows Study

    New York: For patients suffering with cancer-related fatigue, indulging in exercise — such as gentle yoga, walking, running or cycling — and/or psychological therapies may work better than medications and should be recommended first to patients, researchers say. Fatigue in cancer patients is the most common side effect caused by treatment with ...

  • Exercise May Work Better Than Medicines to Treat Fatigue in Cancer Patients

    Exercise May Work Better Than Medicines to Treat Fatigue in Cancer Patients

    Exercises and/or psychological therapies may work better than medications for patients suffering from cancer-related fatigue. So yoga, walking, running or cycling could help.

  • 30-min Walk Boosts Positivity In Advanced Cancer Patients, Shows Study

    30-min Walk Boosts Positivity In Advanced Cancer Patients, Shows Study

    London: For patients in the advanced stages of cancer, walking for at least 30 minutes thrice a week may boost a positive attitude towards their illness and improve their quality of life, new research claims. Despite growing evidence of significant health benefits of exercise to cancer patients, physical activity commonly declines considerably dur...

  • Here's How a 30-Minute Walk May Help Advanced Cancer Patients

    Here's How a 30-Minute Walk May Help Advanced Cancer Patients

    According to a new research study, walking for at least 30 minutes thrice a week may help patients in advanced stages of cancer by boosting a positive attitude.

  • Childhood Cancer: Why Only 1 in 5 Indian Children Survives Cancer

    Childhood Cancer: Why Only 1 in 5 Indian Children Survives Cancer

    Childhood Cancer Day: Five per cent of patients suffering from different types of cancer are below the age of 18 years. Most cases lead to death because of poor diagnosis.

  • In India, 70% Cancer Patients Seek Medical Attention At Last Stage, Say Doctors

    In India, 70% Cancer Patients Seek Medical Attention At Last Stage, Say Doctors

    New Delhi: Globally, 8.8 million people die due to cancer every year. In India, deaths due to cancer remain highest in number with 2.2 million people succumbing to the disease every year, say doctors. Nearly 70 per cent of cancer patients consult a doctor at terminal stage. In rural India, the situation is worse as nearly 70-80 per cent patients do...

  • India's health Budget May Rise After Minister Warns Of Funding Crunch

    India's health Budget May Rise After Minister Warns Of Funding Crunch

    In his letter, health minister wrote that he needed an extra $589 million to implement a programme to screen patients for cancer and other illnesses, while the HIV/AIDS treatment programme required an infusion of $74 million.

  • Life Span Of Gall Bladder Cancer Patients Can Improve, Say Doctors

    Life Span Of Gall Bladder Cancer Patients Can Improve, Say Doctors

    New Delhi: Chemotherapy followed by surgical procedures can triple the life span of gall bladder cancer patients, researchers at Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences in Lucknow have claimed. Gall bladder cancer is commonly found among women of Indo-Gangetic basin and during their three-year-long study of such patients, the rese...

  • Life Span Of Gall Bladder Cancer Patients Can Improve: Doctors

    Life Span Of Gall Bladder Cancer Patients Can Improve: Doctors

    Chemotherapy followed by surgical procedures can triple the life span of gall bladder cancer patients, researchers at Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences in Lucknow have claimed.

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