World Cancer Day

  • World Cancer Day: Why patients must not mix treatments February 4, 2014

    Every year, over 1 million people are diagnosed with cancer in India. On World Cancer Day today, Dr Manish Singhal talks about the dangers in mixing treatment to treat cancer. ...
  • It was special to be back in Indian side: Yuvraj Singh February 7, 2013

    Yuvraj Singh feels that he was really lucky to be a part of the Indian team in T20 World Cup. ...
  • 40 per cent cancers are said to be tobacco-related: Dr Manish K Singhal February 6, 2013

    On World Cancer Day (4th February), Dr Manish K Singhal, Cancer Specialist, Fortis Hospital joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the subject. Q. What are the symptoms of a developing liver cancer? Asked by: Rohit A. Most of so called as Liver cancers are the ones which...
  • World Cancer Day: GoodChime! ropes in Yuvraj Singh to spread awareness February 5, 2013

    While cricket is Yuvraj Singh's number one priority, helping cancer survivors in their battle is high on his agenda. So on World Cancer Day, Yuvraj pledged himself to a new initiative to create awareness. ...
  • World Cancer Day: Dangers of mixing treatments in treating cancers February 4, 2013

    Today is World Cancer Day - a day to raise awareness in the fight against the cancer. Every year, 1 million people are diagnosed with cancer in India and a third of them die every year because of late diagnosis and lack of timely treatment. ...
  • New therapy raises hope for cancer patients February 4, 2011

    New Delhi: It's World Cancer Day on Friday, but the grim news is one in three persons is likely to be affected by cancer by 2020. Forty four-year old Aruna Tyagi's life fell apart when she was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in May 2006. She underwent various treatments. "I underwent an...
  • Diabetic patients have increased risk for Cancer: Study February 4, 2010

    New research shows that diabetics are at an increased risk for certain cancers. Experts say the exact reasons are unclear, but doctors say that the risk of cancer is not dependent on how long you have had diabetes - but at what age you developed it. the report says India...
  • Farah dances with cancer patients, talks about SRK February 5, 2009

    Mumbai: On World Cancer Day Farah Khan was caught shaking a leg for a good cause. On request of cancer affected children, Farah came in to teach the young ones a few cool moves from her film Om Shanti Om. And to her surprise, the kids knew the choreography better...
  • World Cancer Day: Tests to guide daignosis, treatment February 4, 2009

    New Delhi: It's World Cancer Day today. While there have been massive gains in recent years in spotting the incidence of cancer in relatively earlier stages, not every one is able to spot it before it's too late. Now a new-age technology is helping doctors foretell the behavior of pancreatic...