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80% Children with Cancer do not Survive Beyond Teenage

HYDERABAD:It is estimated that nearly 300,000 children up to the age of 19 years are diagnosed with cancers worldwide; and only 20 per cent of… Read more..

CUSAT Alumni Develops New Drug for Thyroid Cancer

 KOCHI: CUSAT alumni Dr M.K. Suresh Kumar and team has developed a more effective medicine for thyroid cancer with comparatively fewer side effects.Dr Suresh Kumar… Read more..

Coronavirus: Kerala has situation under firm grip

Kochi: Even as the novel Coronavirus, which began in Wuhan, China, has claimed over 1100 lives and infected 45, 000 people worldwide, the situation is… Read more..

Aster DM Healthcare wins 6 awards at AHPI Awards 2020

Dubai: Five hospitals of Aster DM Healthcare group were recognized with the Association of Healthcare Providers India (AHPI) Awards 2020, which recently concluded in Bengaluru.… Read more..

Experts stress on integration of various medical streams

Kochi: Experts have stressed the need for integration of various medical streams while combating diseases during the two-day ‘International Conference on Integrative Oncology 2020’ that… Read more..

Tourism: Kerala best performing state in India

Kochi: Kerala has emerged as the ‘Best Performing State in India’ under the category of tourism, according to the ‘State of the States’ study. Kerala… Read more..

RGCB to Host Cancer Research Association Annual Meet

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:Showcasing the path-breaking developments in cancer research in the country, Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB) here will be hosting the three-day annual conference of… Read more..

Study Shows Jackfruit Flour with Pegfilgrastim Prevents Post-chemo Leukopenia

KOCHI:An interesting new study has found that the inclusion of green jackfruit flour as a dietary intervention prevents chemotherapy-induced leukopenia in patients undergoing chemotherapy along… Read more..

Early detection of breast cancer in high risk women

Kochi: The DDRC SRL Diagnostic Services launched an innovative blood test named ‘Agkura Personal Score’ for early detection of Breast Cancer in women on Tuesday,… Read more..

Want to Live Longer? Stop Eating Red, Processed Meat

NEW YORK:If you want to live longer, read this carefully. Researchers have found that eating two servings of red meat, processed meat or poultry --… Read more..

Hong Kong Confirms Death of Patient with Coronavirus

HONG KONG:Hong Kong on Tuesday become the second place outside of the Chinese mainland to report the death of a patient being treated for a… Read more..

Thai Claim New Drug Treating Coronavirus 'Successful'

BANGKOK:A Chinese woman who tested positive for the deadly new coronavirus (nCoV) has been successfully treated by the doctors in Thailand with a combination drug… Read more..