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Washington [US], October 25 (ANI): Survivors of childhood cancer have increased risks of experiencing various challenges, such as emotional distress, impaired quality of life and financial burdens.
Updated : 7 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Vancouver [Canada], June 1 (ANI): In breakthrough research, a new discovery in Ewing sarcoma, an aggressive and often fatal childhood cancer, has uncovered the potential to prevent cancer cells from spreading beyond their primary tumour site.
Updated : 8 months ago IST
London [UK], May 30 (ANI): Scientists from the Wellcome Sanger Institute and the University of Cambridge found that in children with neuroblastoma - a cancer of immature nerve cells - treatment with platinum chemotherapy caused changes to the genome that could then cause leukaemia in some ch
Updated : 8 months, 1 week ago IST
Canberra [Australia], May 16 (ANI): Through the study published in the international journal, Clinical Cancer Research, scientists at Children's Cancer Institute have detailed a new combination of therapies that appears to be highly effective against high-risk neuroblastoma and other forms o
Updated : 12 months ago IST
Washington [US], January 26 (ANI): According to a new study, female childhood cancer survivors face a lower likelihood of becoming pregnant than women in the general population, but once pregnant, they are not more likely to undergo an abortion.
Updated : 1 year, 2 months ago IST
Washington [US], November 6 (ANI): A new study has found that a commonly prescribed anti-depressant may halt the growth of a type of cancer known as childhood sarcoma, at least in mice and laboratory cell experiments.
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
London [UK], July 5 (ANI): According to recent research, the MRI imaging technique, known as T1-mapping, could offer crucial insights into the biology of childhood cancers and give an early warning of how effective targeted treatments were likely to be.
Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
Copenhagen [Denmark], May 31 (ANI): While having a child with cancer can cause feelings of fear and uncertainty among parents and burden them with many practical challenges related to caregiving and work-related obligations, a recent Denmark study has discovered that having a child with canc
Updated : 1 year, 8 months ago IST
Copenhagen [Denmark], May 25 (ANI): A recent study conducted in Denmark has found that having a child with cancer did not appear to impact parents' risk of separation or divorce or affect future family planning.
Updated : 1 year, 11 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 15 (ANI/PRNewswire): The Council for Healthcare and Pharma today cited the urgent need to strengthen the system for the treatment of cancers in children, in India.
Updated : 2 years, 3 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 21 (ANI): People who have survived the most commonly occurring childhood cancer - acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) - are at an increased risk of experiencing neurocognitive deficits and reduced exercise capacity, a new study has found.
Updated : 2 years, 5 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 26 (ANI): Those who survived childhood cancer have a higher risk of developing a range of heart disease due to cancer therapy, suggests a study.