Breast Cancer
News  /  Published 18.02.22

Study finds rise in breast cancer among Kolkata women in 25 years

The hospital analysed the data of nearly 1.9 lakh patients who underwent treatment there between 1996 and 2020 to identify trends...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 04.02.22

Cancer survivors now on a quest to help other patients in Kolkata hospital

The total number of cancer patients in West Bengal is about 4 lakh...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

Lifestyle  /  Published 20.12.21

Kolkata chapter of global breast cancer initiative says it with art at Taj Bengal

The ongoing exhibition at Taj Bengal houses works by eminent artists like M S Murthy, Shuvaprasanna, Sanatan Dinda and others...
By Upasya Bhowal

People  /  Published 16.12.21

Seven things you should know about breast cancer

Shormistha Mukherjee, author of ‘Cancer, You Picked the Wrong Girl’ tells the girls what to look out for...
By Shormistha Mukherjee

Health  /  Published 21.04.21

Breast Cancer: tips to cut down the risk

The age at which the Big C strikes has also been dropping, previously considered a disease that occurs post 50, is now affecting women in their 20s...
By Dr Gita Mathai


India  /  Published 25.02.21

Breast exam cuts cancer toll

The findings bolster arguments for introducing clinical check-up as an effective alternative to mammography screening in India and other middle and low-income countries...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.12.20

Trial nod for homegrown RNA-based vaccine

The human safety test run in India will offer the candidate to 120 volunteers — 60 in the 18-55 years age group, and 60 in the 56-75 years age group...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 30.10.20

‘Bust breast cancer myth’

Bhattacharyya said women should be encouraged to go for investigation because all breast lumps are not cancer...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 03.10.20

Early detection for cancer cure

The idea is to catch and detect breast cancer as early as possible: Oncologist Mandar Nadkarni...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Health  /  Published 23.09.20

The C-trap: India’s breast cancer research

India’s breast cancer research could have been the answer to the prayers of thousands across developing countries...
By Upala Sen


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