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VOICES

 |  11-minute read
Cancer, Safdarjung hospital, Doctors apathy, Doctors Strike

My mother saw doctors as angels. She died of cancer because doctors treating her didn't care about her

If the medical profession is truly noble, then doctors cannot possibly be on strike and claim moral superiority.

POLITICS

 |  1-minute read
Goa chief minister, Cancer, Defence minister, Manohar Parrikar

Manohar Parrikar passes away: A patriot, a politician, a professional

Mr Parrikar stood out as an IIT alumnus who chose the uncertain life of a career politician. He shone in his contribution to his beloved state of Goa, and to the country.

SCI-TECH

 |  3-minute read
Cancer treatment, Immunology, Nobel Prize in Medicine, Cancer

Nobel Prize in Medicine 2018: How the cancer immunotherapy research can save millions of lives

It would take time to come to India because of the cost involved.

ART & CULTURE

 |  Beijing Diary  |  3-minute read
Dying to survive, Chinese films, Cancer, Cancer drugs

When India healed Beijing: How a film on Indian medicine became a hit in China

Dying to Survive is based on the true story of businessman Lu Yong — played by Xu — who was arrested for selling 'fake' drugs.

LIFE

 |  Paradigm shift  |  7-minute read
Pancreatic cancer, Heart Attack, Cancer, Cholesterol

A cardiologist lists 4 medical breakthroughs to watch out for

This can bring tangible change in the lives of millions.

LIFE

 |  Hello, Health  |  3-minute read
Health, Cancer, Bell peppers

Bell peppers cut cancer risk - and that's not the only reason to have them

They pack more benefits than you can chew.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
RSS, Vaccination, Cancer

Why RSS asking Centre to shelve cervical cancer vaccine programme is beyond worrisome

The Swadeshi Jagran Manch believes the programme will divert scarce resources from more worthwhile health initiatives.

LIFE

 |  5-minute read
Pesticides, Smoking, Cancer

What a doctor would say when asked 'I don't smoke or drink, why did I get cancer'

Use of banned pesticides, inadequate consumer awareness and increasing pollution can all cause the dreaded disease.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Cancer, Health Ministry, Cigarettes, Tobacco

Ridiculous to bar cigarette shops from selling chips and soft drinks. Will hit the poor

BJP government's new rule to keep children away from tobacco products seems injurious to roadside vendors.

LIFE

 |  6-minute read
Chemotherapy, Air Force, Cancer

This day, six months ago, cancer changed my life

News about cancer fatalities broke my heart. They also filled me with fear.