LIVER CANCERS

  • Eating white meat and fish may lower risk of liver cancer October 7, 2014

    Washington: Eating lots of white meat such as poultry or fish may reduce the risk of developing liver cancer, scientists say. Researchers studied the relationship between meat intake and the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). They analysed studies published between 1956 and 2013 and found that eating white meat or...
  • India has the second highest number of Hepatitis B infected July 27, 2014

    New Delhi: India has over 40 million Hepatitis B infected patients, second only to China, and most people with chronic Hepatitis B or C are unaware of their infection, putting them at serious risk of developing cirrhosis or liver cancer which are life threatening. As India observes World Hepatitis Day tomorrow,...
  • 40 per cent cancers are said to be tobaccorelated: 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...
  • Coffee can cut women's stroke risk: Study March 11, 2011

    London: Drinking a couple cups of coffee everyday is actually good for you, as a new study has claimed that the drink reduces one's risk of a stroke. And, women who don't drink coffee at all may actually be increasing their risk for stroke, the study has warned. Researchers at...
  • HepatitisB men face liver cancer risk: Study May 20, 2010

    HONG KONG: Male sex hormones may explain why men who suffer from the hepatitisB liver disease are more likely to develop liver cancer than women, researchers in Taiwan have found. HepatitisB viruses attach themselves to receptors of the male sex hormone androgen before going on to damage liver tissue and cause...