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Washington, June 18 (ANI): Young women who have cancer treatment often lose their fertility because chemotherapy and radiation can damage or kill their immature ovarian eggs, called oocytes.
Exposure to chemical in plastic may increase risk of prostate cancer Jun 18, 12:46 pm
Washington, June 18 (ANI): Exposing developing tissue to low levels of the plastic bisphenol A (BPA) is associated to a greater incidence of prostate cancer in tissue grown from human prostate stem cells.
Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy decision 'fearful choice', says Melissa Etheridge Jun 18, 12:24 pm
Washington, June 18(ANI): Breast cancer survivor Melissa Etheridge has revealed that she doesn't agree with Angelina Jolie's recent decision to undergo a preventive double mastectomy.
Early age screening could aid breast cancer fight Jun 17, 5:05 pm
London, June 17(ANI): Women having a higher risk of breast cancer could be benefited from being screened for the disease at a younger age, a new research has revealed.
RAW founder B Raman passes away in Chennai battling cancer Jun 17, 12:01 pm
Chennai, June 17 (ANI): One of India's foremost security experts and one of the founders of India's external intelligence wing-the Research and Analysis Wing (RAW), Bahukutumbi Raman passed away in Chennai on Sunday evening after a prolonged fight with cancer. He was 77.
Quick and simple ways to prevent skin cancer Jun 17, 11:18 am
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Following some simple steps may help people reduce their risk of developing skin cancer, the most common form of cancer, says expert.
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Researchers have identified two gene variants that may predict which women are likely to benefit from a long-term drug treatment that can cut the risk of developing the disease in half.
Ray Winstone reveals fear of family being stricken by cancer Jun 16, 3:33 pm
New York, June 16 (ANI): Ray Winstone has revealed that his biggest weakness is his fear that he and his family will be stricken with Cancer.
60pc women ignorant of ovarian cancer symptoms Jun 16, 1:43 pm
London, June 16 (ANI): A new study has revealed that almost six out of 10 women are unable to name any of the 10 symptoms of ovarian cancer.
Drug to treat osteoporosis prevents growth of breast cancer cells Jun 16, 10:36 am
Washington, June 16 (ANI): A drug approved in Europe to treat osteoporosis has now been shown to stop the growth of breast cancer cells, even in cancers that have become resistant to current targeted therapies.
Breast cancer risk rising for South Asian women in UK Jun 15, 12:08 pm
London, June 15(ANI): The risk of breast cancer has increased among British Asian women, a new research has revealed.
Maths can help kill cancer cells Jun 15, 12:08 pm
Washington, June 15(ANI): Advanced mathematical modelling can be used in the fight against cancer, a new research has revealed.
Protein key to breast cancer recurrence identified Jun 14, 3:17 pm
Washington, June 14 (ANI): Researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania have identified a key molecular player in recurrent breast cancer - a finding that suggests potential new therapeutic strategies.
US SC rules natural human genes can't be patented Jun 14, 11:39 am
London, June 14 (ANI): The US Supreme Court has ruled private businesses cannot patent human genes.
Sniffing out the scent of skin cancer Jun 14, 10:22 am
Washington, June 14 (ANI): A unique odour signature from human skin cells can be used for identifying melanoma - the deadliest form of cancer, a new research has claimed.
Washington, June 13 (ANI): Social media giant Facebook has agreed to allow photos related to mastectomy scars after a petition by a woman was made on Change.org that garnered 20,000 signatures in support.
Women don't know enough about how to reduce cancer risks Jun 12, 2:15 pm
Washington, June 12 (ANI): Most women do not make the lifestyle choices that are recommended by the American Cancer Society to reduce risk of acquiring cancer, a new study has claimed.
Oz rainforest fruit may hold miracle cure for cancer sufferers Jun 12, 11:46 am
Melbourne, June 12 (ANI): A life science company is perfecting a possible miracle cure for cancer from a fruit from the north Queensland rainforest.
Depiction of smoking in Asian cinema causing alarm Jun 12, 11:33 am
Washington, June 12 (ANI): While the war against smoking in Hollywood movies has been largely won, Asian cinema represents the next major battleground for anti-smoking and anti-cancer groups.
African medicinal plants could help stop tumor growth Jun 11, 3:02 pm
Washington, June 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that medicinal plants found in Africa contain chemicals that may be able to stop the spread of cancer cells.
Newly discovered compounds could lead to lower-risk painkillers Jun 11, 1:19 pm
Washington, June 11 (ANI): Many people with cancer and other chronic health issues depend on painkillers such as morphine and Vicodin to relieve pain.
Washington, June 11 (ANI): Men with prostate cancer may significantly improve their survival chances with a simple change in their diet, a new study has revealed.
Grilled foods may increase cancer risk Jun 10, 4:15 pm
Washington, June 10 (ANI): It's time for picnics and parties with lots of grilled goodies, but experts at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have warned that all that sizzling and flipping on the gas or charcoal grill may also be cooking up cancer-causing chemicals.
Diabetes drug 'could double' pancreatic cancer risk Jun 10, 3:02 pm
Washington, June 10 (ANI): Researchers have said that medication known as incretin mimetics could double the risk of developing pancreatic cancer.
More than 2 beers a year ups cancer risk Jun 10, 3:02 pm
London, June 10 (ANI): Drinking more than just two pints of beer a year heightens the risk of cancer, scientists have revealed.
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