Thursday, December 9, 2021

breast cancer

Meet focuses on breast cancer care

Hyderabad: Dr P Raghu Ram, Director, KIMS-Ushalakshmi Centre for Breast Diseases, inaugurated the ninth edition of the annual Congress of Association of Breast Surgeons...

Indigenously developed blood test to detect early breast cancer gets USFDA breakthrough status

Hyderabad: A Nashik-based cancer diagnostic research facility Datar Cancer Genetics has announced that US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted ‘breakthrough designation’ for...

Hyderabad: ‘We for Women’ holds awareness walk on breast cancer

Hyderabad: As October is celebrated as breast cancer awareness month, We for Women -- a society for women empowerment -- organised a 2k Walk...

Men, transgenders also at risk of breast cancer: Experts

The experts said that social stigma and lack of awareness hold back people from taking timely treatment, driving overall less survival rates for men than for women.

Breast cancer a life changing reality

New Delhi: Recent medical advances have made breast cancer a highly manageable disease, especially when detected early, as in the case of stages 0-to-II...

41% of Indians unaware of examinations related to women’s health

New Delhi: Over the last one-and-a-half-year, people have been vocal about both mental and physical health in relationships. Even while miles away from one...

Physical activity associated with better cognition in breast cancer patients

The study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology lays the groundwork for future clinical trials aimed at investigating whether moderate to vigorous exercise can ward off what is commonly referred to as "chemo brain,"

Hyderabad: SLG Hospitals hold ‘Sakhi’ meet with women

Sakhi is an empowerment initiative for health & well-being of women on breast cancer, anaemia, menstrual problems' awareness, before they reach out to a doctor

Better choice of contraceptives can prevent breast cancer: Study

Hormonal contraceptives, e.g. the pill, the patch, and the vaginal ring, contain synthetic hormones that prevent pregnancy by either stopping ovulation

Potential treatment of breast cancer through targeted drugs, says study

Hormones have proteins on their cell surface called receptors that receive and send biological messages and regulate cell function. Through research published in the journal npj (Nature Partner Journals) Breast Cancer

New potential breast cancer drug identified

The potential drug offers hope for patients whose breast cancer has become resistant to traditional therapies.

Sarah Harding writes about cancer battle in biography

MRI scans at the end of December revealed that the tumours in my brain and in my lung have shrunk a bit with the treatment. (I don't know) exactly what this means (but) right now, every little victory feels momentous.

GHMC plans to hold breast cancer screening camp for sanitary workers

Doctors and experts have been insisting on early detection as one of the key factors in cancer treatment and the screening camp was aimed to help the workers in early detection, said an official from GHMC.

Nizamabad GGH doctors perform critical surgery

Nizamabad: Doctors at the Nizamabad Government General Hospital (GGH) successfully performed modified radical mastectomy surgery on a 60-year-old woman suffering from breast cancer. The...

Gut microbe may promote some breast cancers: Study

The study, published in the journal Cancer Discovery, suggests that breast tissue cells exposed to this toxin retain a long-term memory, increasing the risk for disease.

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