cancer concerns

Nepal ignores India’s cancer concerns over betel nut

April 2nd, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 2 (IANS) While pressing for trade concessions from its largest business partner India, Nepal, however, has been stolidly ignoring New Delhi's growing health concerns with government and customs ... Read more...

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IVF children at higher risk of developing cancer

July 20th, 2010 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Children born through infertility treatment are 42 percent more likely to develop cancer. Concerns have been raised that children born after fertility treatment are at greater risk of complications, ... Read more...

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India-born doctor ‘failed to investigate’ cancer concerns

March 24th, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Brisbane, March 24 (IANS) India-born doctor Jayant Patel "failed to adequately investigate" cancer concerns in a patient before he removed his colon, an Australian court was told Wednesday. A local doctor, Marthinus Nel, ... Read more...

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Cut in urban lighting urged amid cancer concerns

December 8th, 2008 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Dec 8 (DPA) Laws curbing night-time illumination in Hong Kong have been demanded by an environmentalist group amid concerns that excessive lighting could cause cancer, a media report said Monday.The ... Read more...

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Nude sunbathing no more a fad on French beaches

July 31st, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 31 (ANI): Topless women sunbathing on the beach may soon a thing of the past, at least in France, for large number of ladies are ditching their penchant for ... Read more...

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