Reuters | Thursday May 16, 2013
After decades of using one-size-fits-all therapies to combat cancer, doctors are using new tools to help decide when their patients can skip chemotherapy or other harsh treatments.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 13, 2013
The 17-year-old Lisha, from Meerut, is undergoing treatment for a bone cancer in New Delhi.
Gardiner Harris, The New York Times | Monday April 1, 2013
The Indian Supreme Court rejected a Swiss drugmaker's patent application for a major cancer drug on Monday in a landmark ruling that will allow poor patients continued access to many of the world's best drugs, at least for a while.
Press Trust of India | Monday April 1, 2013
Poor patients will have easier access to quality medicines with the Supreme Court rejecting Swiss firm Novartis' patent plea for its cancer drug Glivec, according to domestic manufacturers.
Agence France-Presse | Monday April 1, 2013
India's Supreme Court rejected Monday a patent bid by Swiss drug giant Novartis in a landmark ruling that activists say will protect access to cheap generic drugs and save lives in developing nations.
Mid-Day.com | Tuesday March 5, 2013
Junior B had personally signed the T-shirt for an organisation that works with children suffering from a heart condition.
Associated Press | Friday February 22, 2013
At Caracas' military hospital, the only outward signs that President Hugo Chavez is a patient inside are the motorcades that come and go and the soldiers standing guard, some of them wearing red berets.
Mid-Day.com | Friday February 1, 2013
At Rs 2 per consultation, Salman Khan has opened up the medical camp right opposite his house in Mumbai.
Sonal Mehrotra | Thursday January 10, 2013
Virtually every night, for the last three years, Raju, a labourer from Uttar Pradesh, curls up on the pavement outside a public bathroom opposite the AIIMS hospital in Delhi. Huddled next to him are his two sons, aged six and three. All three have r...
Sonal Mehrotra | Thursday January 3, 2013
The story of a six-year-old cancer patient having to spend the night in a public toilet outside the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in biting cold has shaken the government up.
Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday January 3, 2013
On the coldest day in Delhi in 44 years, a six year old cancer patient is forced to sleep in a public toilet outside the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).
Mid-Day.Com | Thursday December 27, 2012
After a night of revelry, Ranbir Kapoor turned up late at a cancer awareness event on Christmas morning bearing tell tale signs.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 25, 2012
Filmmaker Anurag Basu, a cancer survivor, broke down here at an event organised for children battling the disease.
BANG Showbiz | Friday December 14, 2012
Charlie Sheen reportedly gave $75,000 to a young cancer fighter who is battling an aggressive form of muscle tissue cancer.
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday November 4, 2012
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's wife Gursharan Kaur along with thousands of participants walked to express solidarity with patients with cervical cancer and create awareness about the affliction among women.