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Indian bread-makers promise to clean up their loaves

It’s taken the country’s largest bread makers only four days to promise a “voluntary withdrawal” of suspected carcinogenic ingredients from ...
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Air pollutants put you at risk of numerous cancers

A Team of researchers has linked long-term exposure to environmental pollutants to an increased risk of mortality from many types ...
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Low fat diet can cut breast cancer risk

A diet containing low-fat food items is likely to aid women in their postmenopausal phase to keep away from breast ...
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Diseases like heart ailments, cancer, diabetes will cost India $6.2 trillion by 2030: UN

The burden of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), such as cardiovascular diseases (CVD) or heart diseases, diabetes and cancer, would cost India ...
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Uttar Pradesh Govt to provide free consultations, chemotherapy to cancer patients

In a bid to fight cancer, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to provide free consultations and chemotherapy to patients ...
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AIIMS test: Ayurvedic cancer drug improves quality of life

NEW DELHI: India has led in alternative therapies for various illnesses, including cancer, for decades but it's only now that ...
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Delhi High Court allows Indian biopharma companies to manufacture cheaper anti-cancer drugs

The Delhi High Court on Monday gave approval to Indian biopharma companies Biocon and Reliance Life Sciences for the manufacture ...
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Not Punjab, Chandigarh most cancer-prone in India

A latest report has belied the general perception that the cancer burden is higher in Punjab than in other parts ...
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This smartphone-sized device can diagnose cancer in 20 minutes

Advances in disease diagnostics now offer clinicians a staggering degree of accuracy. But access to results generally requires a well-equipped ...
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Immune system key to fighting cancer

A person's own immune system could hold the key to fighting cancer. Immunotherapy research has gathered momentum in recent years and ...
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Obesity Is Now Linked to 11 Types of Cancer

A new study looking at factors that influence stomach cancer found that alcohol, processed meats, and obesity all increase the ...
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Over 50 children die of cancer in India every day, finds study

New DELHI: Over 50 children in the age group of one month to 14 years die of cancer every day ...
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