Liver Cancers

  • India has the second highest number of Hepatitis B infected 3 days ago

    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 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...
  • 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...
  • Hepatitis-B men face liver cancer risk: Study May 20, 2010

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