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Yuvraj will be fight it out, says father (Lead)


February 6th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 6 (IANS) India's star cricketer Yuvraj Singh's father Yograj said his son, who is undergoing chemotherapy in the US for a malignant lung tumour, will come back strongly ... Read more...

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Yuvraj will emerge stronger: Father


February 6th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) India's star cricketer Yuvraj Singh's father Yograj was confident that his son, who is undergoing chemotherapy in the US for a malignant lung tumour, will ... Read more...

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Machine brings new hope for cancer patients (With Images)


June 19th, 2011 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) It's called the modern day medical marvel. HIPEC, a first of its kind machine in India, has proved a life-saver for two Stage IV cancer patients ... Read more...

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New drug hope for lung cancer sufferers


March 29th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 29 (IANS) Lung cancer sufferers, who have stopped responding to chemotherapy, could benefit from a new drug which is undergoing tests. The experimental drug, known as LY2181308, aims ... Read more...

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Brit woman is world’s first to have frozen ovary tissue implanted back


March 28th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 28 (ANI): A British woman, who suffered breast cancer and was left infertile after undergoing chemotherapy, has become the first in the world to have frozen ovary tissue inserted back ... Read more...

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New genetic signatures of breast cancer drug resistance identified


January 11th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): Researchers have identified more than 30 breast cancer gene targets-including several novel genes-that are involved in drug resistance to a leading chemotherapy treatment.The study conducted by Josh LaBaer's ... Read more...

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Michael Douglas Is In Precarious Condition, Says Oliver Stone


October 14th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ever since the news of noted Hollywood actor Michael Douglas getting diagnosed with cancer erupted, his fans are anxious to know how the actor is doing. ... Read more...

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Michael Douglas 2st lighter since cancer diagnosis


October 10th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 10 (ANI): As Michael Douglas' fight against cancer gets tougher; he may only have very bleak chances of survival, according to reports.The ailing actor's painful chemotherapy treatment has been stepped-up ... Read more...

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Tests negative in paternity suit against Paraguay’s president


September 24th, 2010 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Asuncion (Paraguay), Sep 24 (IANS/EFE) All three blood tests conducted to determine the paternity of a boy whose mother had a relationship with Paraguayan President Fernando Lugo came back negative, the head ... Read more...

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Hugh Jackman makes cameo appearance in cancer patient’s moving video


September 3rd, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 3(ANI): Hugh Jackman has made an emotional cameo appearance in a video tribute for an Australian cancer patient's wife.The 'X-Men' hunk appears in Kristian Anderson's heart-warming video message for his ... Read more...

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New drug shows promise against ovarian and breast cancer


August 13th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 13 (ANI): An international consortium of researchers has shown that an investigational drug, Olaparib, can reduce the size of tumors in women with advanced hereditary ovarian cancer with BRCA gene ... Read more...

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Rihanna, Alicia Keys seek help for cancer patient Tavarez


July 9th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 9 (IANS) Singers Rihanna and Alicia Keys are calling on fans to register as bone marrow donors to help 11-year-old actress Shannon Tavarez find a match in her ... Read more...

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Kylie Minogue regrets not including cancer songs in ‘X’ album


June 30th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30(ANI): Pop star Kylie Minogue has regretted the fact that she could not convince company bosses to include songs about her cancer battle in her last album 'X'.The ... Read more...

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Dennis Hopper Dying Of Cancer


March 27th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Meena KarLos Angeles, March 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dennis Hopper, the legendary Hollywood actor who has acted in more than 100 films, is supposedly dying of prostrate cancer, according to his divorce ... Read more...

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Drug ‘can shrink lung cancer tumours’


November 11th, 2009 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): Scientists from the Imperial College of London have found a promising drug for the treatment of an aggressive form of lung cancer.The drug eliminated small cell lung cancer ... Read more...

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60-year-old drug may help treat deadly cancers


August 27th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): A drug developed back in 1940s has a potential to treat some of the most deadly cancers, it has emerged.Scientists from Institute of Cancer Research in London have ... Read more...

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The “Nemennah Band” and its absurd beliefs


May 16th, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by GD
The "Nemennah Band", which is a small pseudo-religious group, has been making the headlines and hitting front pages of almost all of the leading newspapers off-late. What the "Nemennah Band", has done ... Read more...

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Patrick Swayze refuses to have life-saving lung operation


May 12th, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 12 (ANI): Cancer-stricken Patrick Swayze has reportedly refused to undergo life-saving lung surgery, thus prompting fears that he is close to the end of his cancer battle.According to the National ... Read more...

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Jade Goody may die on reality television show


February 15th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 15 (IANS) British reality TV star Jade Goody says she may allow her death to be filmed for a reality show."I've lived my whole adult life talking about my life. ... Read more...

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Jade Goody ”undergoes emergency op to remove life-threatening tumour


February 7th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 7 (ANI): Cancer-stricken Jade Goody yesterday underwent emergency surgery to remove a life-threatening golf ball-sized tumour, according to reports.The reality TV star who is fighting for her life after ... Read more...

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Jade Goody to undergo kidney operation


January 3rd, 2009 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 2 (IANS) British reality TV star Jade Goody, who is suffering from cervical cancer, will undergo an emergency kidney operation.Doctors suspect her chemotherapy treatment has lowered her white blood count ... Read more...

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Cancer-stricken Goody gets beaus name tattooed despite infection risk


November 28th, 2008 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 28 (ANI): Despite the high risk of infection because of her chemotherapy treatment, cancer-struck Jade Goody has had her beaus name tattooed on her arm.Doctors have warned the former ... Read more...

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Swayze celebrates wrap up of TV series


November 26th, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 26 (IANS) Actor Patrick Swayze, who is suffering from cancer, celebrated the conclusion of the TV series "The Beast".Thesun.co.uk reports that Swayze found out in March that he is suffering ... Read more...

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Ex- EastEnders star Wendy Richards dying of cancer


October 5th, 2008 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 5 (ANI): EastEnders queen Wendy Richards has revealed that she is dying of cancer, however, she plans to marry her long-term beau John Burns before the disease consumes her ... Read more...

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Two-third cancer patients ignorant of palliative chemotherapy benefits


August 1st, 2008 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 1 (ANI): Nearly two-third of cancer patients are ignorant of the survival benefits of palliative chemotherapy, suggests a new study.The researchers suggest that the cancer treatment for patients ... Read more...

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Mercy killing for ailing tigress suggested


June 18th, 2008 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 18 (IANS) US veterinary experts have suggested euthanasia for Rini, a big cat suffering from cancer at the Van Vihar National park here. Park officials are, however, not in favour ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Chemotherapy and tamoxifen separately cut breast cancer recurrence risk


December 26th, 2007 - 1:17 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Dec 26 (ANI): A new study has shown that in breast cancer patients, chemotherapy and tamoxifen separately, may reduce the risk of recurrence of breast cancer for at least 10 ... Read more...

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‘I can never be normal after cancer ordeal,’ says Kylie Minogue


November 14th, 2007 - 3:05 am ICT by admin
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