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Early dinner may lower risk of breast, prostate cancer: Study

Breast and prostate cancers are also among those most strongly associated with night-shift work, circadian disruption.

18 Jul 2018 6:30 PM

Cancer diagnosis tied to increased risk of diabetes

Cancer therapies such as steroids, and many chemotherapy and radiotherapy regimes can increase glucose (or blood sugar) levels.

09 Jul 2018 5:04 PM

Targeted cancer treatments far outperform traditional methods

Those who were treated with traditional approaches lived just under three months without cancer growing, and 7.3 months longer overall.

02 Jun 2018 6:08 PM

Stiffness makes cancer cells thrive

Scientists studying tumor growth and metastasis fabricated a human tissue model to examine how cancer cells interact.

05 May 2018 6:08 PM

A new ray of hope for breast cancer patients!

The findings from this study are published in the publication Molecular Therapy: Nucleic Acids. 

22 Mar 2018 2:09 PM


Indian women more prone to cancer than men

More than 90% of all female cancers are not inherited, so genomic screening is not a cost effective option.

17 Mar 2018 10:57 AM

Don’t let life bog you down

The illness has only put a break on your sex life, not deprived you permanently.

14 Feb 2018 12:34 AM

TV ads make teens crave junk food: study

Being bombarded by TV ads for unhealthy, high calorie food could lead teens to eat more than 500 extra snacks.

17 Jan 2018 12:21 PM

Mouse study shows how alcohol may cause cancer

DNA damage can lead to cell death, but can also trigger the body's natural repair mechanisms.

04 Jan 2018 9:54 AM

Cancer overrides body clock to survive: study

Cancer cells alter the body clock to boost tumour growth.

01 Jan 2018 10:47 AM


Risk of breast cancer's return looms for 20 years: Study

To assess 20-year risks, the study had women who received their breast cancer diagnosis many years ago.

09 Nov 2017 2:05 PM

Study shows thicker waistline may up cancer risk

According to research, certain protein released from fat in the body can cause a non-cancerous cell to turn into a cancerous one.

26 Aug 2017 10:00 AM

Boy grows a single breast

Doctors say condition caused due to over consumption of fast food.

11 Aug 2017 8:14 PM

Woman uses breast milk to bake cookies for school fair

While entire situation raised lot of outrage, women online were divided between being angry to even finding humor in the entire situation.

11 Aug 2017 5:21 PM

Woman creates new towel design, ladies love it!

LA resident Erin Robertson's invention has taken fashion market by storm with women tweeting how much they want it.

10 Aug 2017 4:42 PM


Mums in Philippines breastfeed babies in public for a cause

Mothers breastfed babies in public to raise awareness about infant deaths and dispel taboos over practice.

05 Aug 2017 6:03 PM

New breast cancer test can predict if it is coming back, say experts

Experts say identifying women at high risk of relapsing allows doctors to offer better preventive drugs for their long term survival.

04 Aug 2017 10:21 AM

Revolutionary breast cancer treatment shows fewer side effects

Researchers say targeting tumors directly with radiotherapy is as successful as treating the whole breast.

03 Aug 2017 1:13 PM