News  /  Published 21.12.21

SSKM to open cancer unit with Tata hospital help on February 4

Around 9,000 cancer patients from Bengal visit Tata Memorial Centre in Mumbai every year...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

India  /  Published 15.09.21

Survey reveals lag in child cancer diagnosis

Indian Paediatric Oncology Group also found that a quarter of a sample of children had to wait 112 days between the start of their symptoms and their treatment...
By G.S. Mudur

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

Calcutta  /  Published 27.04.20

Fresh cancer challenge

Solutions that need to be provided...
By Gautam Mukhopadhyay in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.12.19

Focus on cancer care for poor

Govt should ensure that insurance companies don’t harass the patients while reimbursing treatment costs: Sugata Bose...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 25.11.19

Magic of art and laughter

Cancer care for kids...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.07.19

Cancer hospital in New Town

The centre has surgical oncology, radiation oncology, PET CT, bone marrow transplant and medical oncology facilities...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 24.07.19

What our views on cancer reveal about us

Perhaps more than any other illness, it is cancer that challenges the ability of the healthy to empathize with the sick...
By Uddalak Mukherjee

Health  /  Published 09.10.18

There is no magic pill for cancer cure

Don’t fall for rosy promises of miraculous cancer cure that some alternative therapists make. Opt for proven and evidence-based treatment...
By Jane E. Brody, New York Times News Service


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