Yearly Archives: 2019

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Breast Cancer Screening Detects Breast Cancer in the Early Stage

By | October 14th, 2019|HEALTH BLOG|

In India, there is a very distressful situation prevailing (age shift of breast cancer incidences). Breast cancer is no more confined to older women as many younger women in their productive years of life are becoming prone to breast cancer. According to the latest statistics, nearly about 25 percent of new Breast Cancer cases are [...]

Breast Cancer Incidences in India are On the Rise – Do You Know Why?

By | October 5th, 2019|HEALTH BLOG|

Majority of women having breast cancer do not have any signs and symptoms in the initial stages of breast cancer – owing to which they tend to ignore doing breast-self-examination. In many cases, most of the women don’t know how to do breast-self-examination. If they don’t do breast self-examination, they simply remain unaware of their [...]

What Every Woman Should Know about Cervical Cancer?

By | September 26th, 2019|HEALTH BLOG|

The lower part of the uterus in the female reproductive system is known as the cervix. It connects the vagina and the uterus. It mainly comprises of fibromuscular tissue. During childbirth wide dilation of the cervix allow the baby to pass through and during menstruation, the cervix opens a little bit to allow menstrual blood [...]

Why More Women in India are Diagnosed with Cancer

By | September 13th, 2019|HEALTH BLOG|

By 2020 India would register 1700000 new cancer cases and approximately 800000 deaths due to cancer. The worrying trend is increasing number of cancer cases among women 'One woman dies of cervical cancer every 8 minutes in India,'' while, ''For every 2 women newly diagnosed with breast cancer, one woman dies of it in India.'' [...]

Are We Fighting Ovarian Cancer the Right Way?

By | September 8th, 2019|HEALTH BLOG|

Screening women for ovarian cancer is a bit challenging proposition for researchers and oncologists -owing to the fact that there is no proper screening test available; in addition, early detection can make a huge difference in the treatment outcomes. Scientists are relentlessly working hard to find new ways – which would help screen women for [...]

Cancer in India remains a Bewildering Puzzle for Oncologists

By | September 4th, 2019|HEALTH BLOG|

India is witnessing an increasing number of cancer cases with a startling figure of over 1.5 million new cases every year – the mortality rate associated with all types of cancers is high compared to advanced countries of the world. Though the number of cancer cases per 100000 people in the US is high (300 [...]

Triple Negative Breast Cancer – Are You Aware of It?

By | August 27th, 2019|HEALTH BLOG|

All women must know about this aggressive and difficult to treat type of breast cancer as it spreads aggressively and the chances of recurrence are quite high. In addition, owing to its poorer prognosis and fewer targeted medicines and its propensity to spread beyond the breast, it is one of the most challenging breast cancers. [...]

Breast Cancer Robust Research – Facts

By | August 15th, 2019|HEALTH BLOG|

Oncologists and scientists are learning about new ways to manage, prevent and treat early-stage and locally advanced breast cancer. The aim of the current research on breast cancer is to provide the best care to women diagnosed with breast cancer. The areas of research that are being studied may offer new options for patients through [...]

DEBUNKING THE TOP MYTHS ABOUT BREAST CANCER

By | August 7th, 2019|HEALTH BLOG|

Breast cancer awareness is now increasing among masses, but myths are also increasing. Therefore, the need of the hour is to know the facts and debunk the myths. The following information debunks the myths and highlights the facts about breast cancer. Read the following information  thoroughly as knowing the facts about breast cancer is absolutely [...]

Metastatic Breast Cancer Facts

By | July 13th, 2019|HEALTH BLOG|

Breast cancer cells from the original tumour break down and move to other body parts through the bloodstream or lymphatic system. When this happens, it is known as metastatic breast cancer or stage IV breast cancer. The organs to which breast cancer can most commonly spread include bones, lungs, brain and liver. Metastatic breast cancer [...]

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