Cervical Cancer
India  /  Published 01.09.22

Home-grown cervical cancer jab

Public health experts have long regarded HPV vaccines as the most promising intervention for preventing cervical cancer triggered by genetic and cellular changes...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

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

India  /  Published 29.10.21

Cost-cut hope on cervical cancer shield

Researchers said their findings could enhance the affordability of this high-cost vaccine, which the Centre has not yet included in its free immunisation programme...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 19.08.21

1,000 to be screened for cervical cancer

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has set a target to eliminate cervical cancer by 2030...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.07.21

Jharkhand focus on cancer screening

Early screening and vaccinating the symptomatic women would help achieve the purpose: Doctor...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

India  /  Published 01.11.18

Hysterectomy risk finding baffles doctors

Minimally invasive procedure poses higher risk of death than open surgery for early stage cervical cancer...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 27.02.19

Price cap on 42 cancer drugs

Patients’ rights activists say the move would have limited impact on expenses...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 12.05.19

For Mother’s Day, save women’s lives

If Mother’s Day has meaning, so should women’s lives...
By Nicholas Kristof/NYTNS


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