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New system can predict chemotherapy outcome

There is currently no method that can predict treatment outcome of chemotherapy early on in treatment.

12 Feb 2018 4:06 PM

Human eggs fully grown in lab for first time, raises hopes of infertility treatment

Major breakthrough offers hope to women in danger of being left infertile from treatments such as chemotherapy

09 Feb 2018 10:05 AM

Diet may help prevent spread of deadly breast cancer: study

Foods rich in asparagine include dairy, whey, beef, poultry, eggs, fish, seafood, asparagus, potatoes, legumes, nuts, seeds, whole grains.

08 Feb 2018 5:31 PM

Bright light therapy may help fatigued cancer survivors sleep better

Beyond just improving sleep efficiency, bright white light was also associated with medium to large improvements in sleep quality.

30 Jan 2018 4:42 PM

Study suggests ear ache might be a sign of rare cancer

The spot may appear like a pink lump, with hard scaly surface. They often bleed easily.

24 Dec 2017 2:00 PM


New immunotherapy to help fight cancer developed

A team led by an Indian-origin researcher has developed a novel cancer treatment.

11 Dec 2017 3:02 PM

Cancer survivor's ovarian tissue frozen 11 years ago transplanted back in womb using robot

The woman who wishes to not be identified had her eggs removed at the age of 15.

28 Nov 2017 9:00 PM

Lung cancer: Stages and treatment options

There are two major types of lung cancers.

27 Nov 2017 5:44 PM

A new target for 'triple-negative' breast cancer

A team of scientists has found a new target for triple-negative breast cancer.

21 Nov 2017 9:55 AM

Why testicular cancer is so responsive to chemo

A new study also helped confirm that risk for testicular cancer is determined in utero.

15 Nov 2017 9:58 AM


Chemotherapy could damage fertility of patients' children: Study

New study sheds light on how patients' children are affected by the treatment.

06 Nov 2017 1:29 PM

Double mastectomy may negatively affect employment: study

The study found that women who opted for a bilateral mastectomy with reconstruction missed more than a month of work or stopped altogether.

09 Oct 2017 1:39 PM

Subtle signs of cervical cancer you should not ignore

Women of all ages are prone to this type of cancer.

19 Sep 2017 2:49 PM

After-effects of chemotherapy nerve damage could be prevented by anti-jet lag drug: Research

Researchers are now planning clinical trials on humans following successful experiments on rats.

16 Sep 2017 1:56 PM

Alternative cancer cures see higher death rates, says study

Cancer patients who spurn surgery, radiation or chemotherapy in favour of unorthodox therapies are more than twice as likely to die.

19 Aug 2017 11:50 AM


Infected, not recovering? Blame it on the tandoori chicken!

Poultry farms are deploying antibiotics not to treat sick animals but to fatten them quickly.

23 Jul 2017 1:32 PM

Chemotherapy may cause more aggressive cancer

Often considered to be the first option in breast cancer patients, new study claims that it can lead to Stage 4 cancer.

10 Jul 2017 10:25 AM

Tailor-made cancer 'vaccine' proves safe: Trial results

Recent advances in technology have made it possible to create a therapy that is suited to target an individual's tumour.

06 Jul 2017 2:52 PM

Cancer drug better than chemotherapy awaits funding

Despite success, drugs watchdog Nice has ruled the treatment as not cost effective.

26 Jun 2017 1:52 PM

Let the good times roll, responsibly!

Experts propose ways to educate, introduce and pass on the wisdom about smoking and alcohol to the next generation.

21 Apr 2017 12:11 AM