Cancer Treatment

  • Two dead in shooting at Washington state medical center: Police 08-07-2014 11:20 PM

    Washington: US Police said that two people died on Tuesday in a shooting at a medical center in Spokane, Washington, and that it appeared a man shot a woman before taking his own life. The Spokane Police Department said on Twitter that officers were securing the area. Local broadcaster KHQ...
  • Meet the Indian innovators who have made a mark 12-05-2012 09:42 AM

    New Delhi: As India makes advances in the field of science and technology, from successfully launching nuclear missiles to inventing robots that treat cancer, one should not forget the people behind these innovations. On the May 11, 1998, India exploded a nuclear device in the face of international sanctions. Since...
  • Cancer drugs to cost less, Cipla slashes prices 05-05-2012 07:51 AM

    Mumbai: After the Indian government recently lifted a patent license, Indian pharma major, Cipla, has announced a massive reduction of up to 76 per cent in its cancer drug prices. Following the move, the price of Cipla's generic kidney cancer drug, Sorafenib, will be available at Rs 6,840 a month...
  • Breast cancer breakthrough: New sub-types found 20-04-2012 09:24 AM

    A landmark new study has found that breast cancer is not one but 10 different diseases, a discovery that could eventually revolutionise treatment. ...
  • Watch: Yuvraj defies cancer to return home 09-04-2012 06:00 PM

    Three months after treatment for a rare cancer in the US, India's World Cup hero Yuvraj Singh is back. ...
  • Yuvraj back home after cancer treatment 09-04-2012 10:43 AM

    Yuvraj Singh after receiving treatment for cancer in USA, landed in Delhi accompanied by his mother. ...
  • Breast cancer gene discovered, say scientists 02-04-2012 12:07 PM

    Washington: Scientists have discovered a gene which they claim can determine more accurately whether a woman has an increased risk of developing breast cancer. An international team, led by University of Melbourne, says its has used new technology to fast track the discovery of the breast cancer risk gene, called...
  • Yuvraj Singh fights cancer 10-02-2012 08:05 PM

    Undergoing chemotherapy for a malignant lung tumour, Yuvraj Singh on twitter posted his latest picture showing the after-effects of the treatment. ...
  • Treatment for cancer costs less now 24-11-2011 11:28 AM

    We tried to find out how much cancer treatment costs have gone up, and were surprised to find that the cost of a single cycle of basic chemotherapy for stage 1 cancer has actually gone down over the past 10 years. A decade ago, it would cost about Rs 10,000...
  • New therapy raises hope for cancer patients 04-02-2011 12:16 PM

    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...
  • Navratilova wins her battle against cancer 01-10-2010 12:31 PM

    New York: Ace tennis player Martina Navratilova has won yet another marathon battle -- this time against breast cancer. Navratilova, who was diagnosed with a non-invasive form of breast cancer called ductal carcinoma, underwent six weeks of gruelling radiation treatment and now she is cancer free. "I am cancer-free," people.com...
  • World Cancer Day: Tests to guide daignosis, treatment 04-02-2009 02:38 PM

    These genetic tests are available only for pancreatic, breast cancer for now. ...
  • Cancer cure isotopes executed in India 29-10-2006 07:24 PM

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