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Exercising in teenage years cuts risk of early death in women  Aug 1, 10:53 am
Washington DC, Aug 1 (ANI): A new research has suggested that women who exercise in their teenage years have a lower risk of death from cancer and other health isuues in their middle and older ages.
Newly discovered cancer marker paves way for `deadly` breast cancer treatment   Aug 1, 9:58 am
Washington DC, Aug 1 (ANI): Medical researchers have identified a new cancer maker, which could also be a possible therapeutic target for what is known to be one of the deadliest breast cancers.
Black men likelier to die from prostate cancer than white counterparts  Jul 31, 4:27 pm
London, July 31 (ANI): A new study has claimed that black men are twice as likely to suffer from prostate cancer as compared to white men.
Small doses of red grape chemical `Resveratrol` may avert bowel cancer  Jul 30, 2:59 pm
Washington DC, July 30 (ANI): Scientist have found that a chemical found in red grapes, Resveratrol, may help prevent bowel cancer, and is more effective if given in smaller doses.
Scientists identify five `distinct` prostate cancers   Jul 30, 2:06 pm
Washington DC, July 30 (ANI): A new study has found the types of different prostate cancers and explained the factors that differ one from another.
Young cancer patients may not know how to preserve 'fertility'  Jul 27, 6:57 pm
Washington DC, July 27 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have pointed out that young cancer patients may not know much about fertility preservation options and hence need to be made of it.
Blocking activity of key immune receptor may stop liver cancer progression   Jul 26, 11:54 am
Washington DC, July 26 (ANI): Researches have revealed that blocking the activity of a key immune receptor reduces the progression of liver cancer.
Stem cell transplantation shows better results in leukemia patients: Researchers  Jul 26, 11:05 am
Washington DC, July 26 (ANI): A group of medical researchers have recently claimed that using stem cell transplantation to treat patients with a serious but a very rare form of chronic blood cancer 'Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia' (JMML) has shown improved results.
Rajya Sabha member Kalpataru Das passes away  Jul 25, 9:23 pm
New Delhi, July 25 (ANI): Sitting Rajya Sabha member from Odisha and Biju Janata Dal vice-president Kalpataru Das passed away on Saturday after a prolonged battle with cancer.
Diabetes drug not linked to bladder cancer risk  Jul 25, 5:31 pm
New York, July 25 (ANI): A new study has quashed the claims that diabetes drug 'Actos' raise bladder cancer risk in users, suggesting that it is safer than previously thought.
Fujifilm-Batra Hospital ink pact to use digital mammography machine to detect breast cancer  Jul 25, 5:09 pm
New Delhi, July 25 (ANI): Women residing in national capital New Delhi will now have their breast cancer fears addressed in a more efficient way, thanks to an agreement soon to be inked between Japanese imaging technology major Fujifilm and Batra Hospital and Medical Research.
Working in shifts won't give you prostate cancer   Jul 25, 1:31 pm
Washington DC, July 25 (ANI): Working in shifts does not make you more prone to develop prostate cancer, claims a new study.
Scientists tout 'fish toxin' as potential cancer cure  Jul 25, 11:11 am
Washington DC, Jul 25 (ANI): A team of medical researchers have claimed that fish toxin could be used as a potential medication for cancer.
Voice of head and neck cancer patients and their fight  Jul 24, 8:23 pm
Bangalore, July 24 (ANI-Business Wire India): The Pink Hope Patient Support Group joined hands with The International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies (IFHNOS) and Indian Dental Association (IDA) to create voice of the head and neck cancer patients, an initiative to raise awareness on head and neck cancer.
Cheap generic drugs can slash breast cancer deaths  Jul 24, 12:01 pm
London, July 24 (ANI): Two new studies have shown that deaths due to breast cancer can now be reduced, and it won't cost you either.
James L. White, screenwriter for `Ray` passes away at 67  Jul 24, 11:11 am
Washington DC, July 24 (ANI): James L. White, the screenwriter for 2004 Oscar-winning flick 'Ray' has died. He was 67.
Recycled DNA building blocks could stop cancer  Jul 23, 4:24 pm
Washington DC, July 23 (ANI): Researchers have found that recycled DNA building blocks are cancer's Achilles heel.
Fans tweet to mourn Archie's cartoonist Tom Moore's death  Jul 23, 10:06 am
New Delhi, July 23 (ANI): Suffering from throat cancer, Tom Moore, who brought to life the escapades of the freckle-faced comic character Archie, took his last breath on Monday in his home town of El Paso, Texas.
American novelist E.L. Doctorow passes away at 84  Jul 22, 12:00 pm
London, July 22 (ANI): E.L Doctorow, author of the novels 'Ragtime' and 'Billy Bathgate', took his last breath in a New York hospital following to lung cancer. He was 84.
How shift jobs may lead to cancer  Jul 21, 4:08 pm
London, 21 July (ANI): Adding to the concerns about the damaging impact of shift work on health, a new study has found that irregular sleeping patterns maybe linked to cancer.
John Hurt awarded knighthood from Queen post cancer diagnosis   Jul 18, 2:14 pm
Washington DC, July 18 (ANI): The 'Elephant Man' star John Hurt, who has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, has been awarded with knighthood from Queen Elizabeth II.
Why many breast cancer patients develop drug resistance   Jul 18, 10:29 am
Washington DC, Jul 18 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a possible reason for drug resistance in breast tumors.
Resveratrol, quercetin show hope for potential new cancer treatment  Jul 17, 2:07 pm
Washington DC, July 17 (ANI): Scientists may soon be able to crop up new cancer treatments, thanks to resveratrol and quercetin.
How 300 min workout weekly helps postmenopausal women prevent cancer  Jul 17, 10:14 am
Washington DC, July 17 (ANI): Dedicating 300 minutes to exercise every week can prove beneficial to postmenopausal women, especially obese ones, in cutting down total fat, which is linked to increased risk of postmenopausal breast cancer, claims a new study.
`Paper machine` can now diagnose disease for less than $2  Jul 16, 1:04 pm
Washington, July 16 (ANI): To reduce the cost of equipment required to check infections, scientists are now developing a portable low-cost paper machine for point-of-care detection of infectious diseases, genetic conditions and cancer.