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Certain Cancer Treatments May Increase Death Risk in Covid-19 Patients: Study

A team of US researchers has found that certain treatments for cancer may increase the chance of death if they contract Covid-19. The study by...

12% Increase in Cancer Cases Across India in 5 Years, Predicts Report

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Cancer Patients must Opt for Proton Therapy to Reduce Side Effects of Chemotherapy

Proton therapy leads to significantly lower risk of side effects for cancer patients when compared with traditional radiation, researchers have found. For the findings, published...

Here’s why Breast Cancer Patients Should Not Use Supplements During Chemotherapy

Patients with breast cancer who use supplements during chemotherapy may be at an increased risk of recurrence and death, a new study suggests. Use of...

AI To Predict If Chemotherapy Useful For Lung Cancer Or Not

Scientists who have pioneered the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to predict whether chemotherapy will be successful, can now determine which lung-cancer patients will...

Tiny Bubbles In Body Better Than Chemotherapy, Research Suggests

Researchers have found that tiny bubbles in our body might potentially be used to treat cancer and could fight the disease better than chemotherapy. Healthy...

New Cancer Treatment To Prevent Hair Loss From Chemotherapy

A novel method discovered recently by a group of researchers, including one of Indian-origin, shows how hair loss from chemotherapy can be prevented during...

Research Claims, Regular Exercise Can Boost Life Of Breast Cancer Survivors

Exercise can likely reduce the risk of heart disease in women with breast cancer, results of a clinical trial has showed. Breast cancer patients are...

Study Reveals Shorter Duration of Radiation Safe in Treating Prostate Cancer

Men with low or intermediate-risk prostate cancer can safely undergo higher doses of radiation over a significantly shorter period of time and still have...

Chemotherapy May Not Be Needed To Treat Breast Cancer: Study

 After a diagnosis of breast cancer, many women have surgery followed by chemotherapy and radiation. But a new study shows that if the cancer...

Common Chemotherapy Drug may Lead to Heart Failure: Study

A chemotherapy drug, widely used for treatment of ovarian, bladder, lung, thyroid and stomach cancers, has the potential to cause heart toxicity that can...

New Biomarker Helps Identify Cancer Chemotherapy Timing

In ray of hope for doctors to identify the tumour normalising period for effective timing of anti-cancer drug treatment, a team of researchers have...

Minimum Death Risk For Breast Cancer Patients From Heart Ailments

Contrary to earlier findings, German researchers have concluded that there is no higher risk of death from heart disease in breast cancer patients following...

Immunotherapy Drug Pembrolizumab May Treat Rare Pregnancy Cancer, Says Research

London, Nov 27: An immunotherapy drug has the potential to treat a rare pregnancy cancer belonging to a group of diseases called gestational trophoblastic...

Melatonin May Help Treat Blood Cancers like Leukemia and Lymphoma, Claims a New Research

Researchers have discovered that Melatonin may help treat blood cancers like leukemia and lymphoma  Melatonin's involvement in regulation of circadian rhythms may help...

How Social Interactions Help Provide Aid to Cancer Patients: Read Here!

Research by the National Human Genome Research Institute showed that social interaction between cancer patients may improve their response to treatment Survival chances...

Exercise may help Patients with advanced Gastrointestinal Cancer to cope better with side effects of Chemotherapy

London, March 12, 2017: Walking or jogging either three times a week for 50 minutes or five times a week for 30 minutes may help...

Soul-Revival Singing Powerhouse Sharon Jones of retro-soul Band the Dap-Kings, Dies at 60 in New York

NEW YORK, Nov 20, 2016: Sharon Jones, the stout powerhouse who shepherded a soul revival despite not finding stardom until middle age, has died. She...

A new drug may eliminate the need for Chemotherapy in treating Breast Cancer: Study

A new study has demonstrated that a drug combination of lapatinib (Tyverb or Tykerb) and trastuzumab (Herceptin) before surgery shrinks and may it even...

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