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Find out why cancer patienst shoud stay away from excess sugar

Cancer cells usually grow quickly, multiplying at a fast rate, which takes a lot of energy, which means they need lots of glucose.

09 Nov 2017 12:53 PM

Metal carried by dinosaur-killing asteroid could kill cancer cells, cure disease

The precious metal platinum is already used in more than 50 per cent of cancer chemotherapies.

06 Nov 2017 4:20 PM

Sugar makes cancer tumours more aggressive: study

The evidence shows positive correlation between sugar and cancer, may have far- reaching impacts on tailor-made diets for cancer patients.

16 Oct 2017 3:48 PM

Bangladeshi man forced to live as recluse since children are afraid of tumour on his thigh

The tumour appeared on Haroon's leg when he was nine and engulfed his upper right leg by the time he was 30.

15 Oct 2017 3:44 PM

World's biggest tumour removed from woman's kidney in Mumbai

The tumour was 50 times bigger than the woman's kidney and had grown over the intestines.

11 Oct 2017 2:13 PM


Bowel cancer may be treated by probiotics

Researchers find administration of histamine-generating gut microbes reduced inflammation and tumour formation in mice.

16 Sep 2017 2:01 PM

Alcohol manufacturers misrepresenting its link to cancer, says study

According to research, booze manufacturers are 'misleading' the public despite strong evidence of the risks.

08 Sep 2017 1:11 PM

50 tumours removed from Indian woman's uterus

The team of doctors carried out the surgery at Rama Krishna Mission Hospital.

20 Aug 2017 10:14 AM

Teenager's hand grows to weigh 5 kg due to rare condition

The ordeal started with a tumour in Rajib's hand which developed when he was just 3 months old.

17 Aug 2017 11:53 AM


Doctors remove uterine tumour weighing 32 kg from woman's stomach

The tumour was growing in her uterus for 7 years and made her look heavily pregnant.

06 Aug 2017 4:58 PM

Tailor-made cancer 'vaccine' proves safe: Trial results

Recent advances in technology have made it possible to create a therapy that is suited to target an individual's tumour.

06 Jul 2017 2:52 PM

Radiation: Playing it safe

The jury is still out on whether exposure to cell phone radiation causes cancer.

02 Jun 2017 10:53 AM

Superstition causes child's eye to be consumed by tumour

The child is now facing death in few weeks unless he receives life saving radiotherapy.

01 Jun 2017 8:48 PM

Radiation: Playing it safe

A section of scientists dismisses suggestions that the radiation that comes out of mobile phones or towers can have an impact on the human cell.

28 May 2017 2:20 AM


Woman claims removing tumour made her a sex addict

She didn't have a sex drive at all before the surgery but now is having several partners.

13 Mar 2017 2:48 PM

Woman resigned to being plump learns she had 140-pound tumour

A cyst in one of her ovaries had grown into a 140-pound tumour.

11 Mar 2017 8:12 PM

Diagnosed with cancer, woman names her tumour after Donald Trump

Elise Stapleton was left stunned when doctors told her she had Hodgkin lymphoma in September last year.

05 Feb 2017 1:34 PM

Researchers design 3D system to detect circulating tumor cells

Researchers efficiently capture and simultaneously filter out the circulating tumor cells permanently from cancer patients' whole blood.

30 Jan 2017 4:16 PM