Tata Memorial Hospital
News  /  Published 16.05.22

Preventive oncology can save lives

Cancer may be a silent disease and its incidence rises with increasing age. New cases of cancer are expected to be around 15.7 lakhs in India and 1.21 lakhs in Bengal by 2025. If both new and old cas...
By Gautam Mukhopadhyay

Opinion  /  Published 15.02.22

Divided care: cancer

According to a study published in Jama Oncology, the global count of people who were diagnosed with cancer went up from 18.7 million in 2010 to 23.6 million in 2019. In the past few decades, India, to...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 08.12.21

Integrated cancer hub at NBMCH soon

The state health department will soon launch an integrated cancer treatment facility at the North Bengal Medical College and Hospital (NBMCH) and is working on the plan to set up a state-of-the-art ca...
By Our Bureau in Cooch Behar/Siliguri

Calcutta  /  Published 01.07.21

Bengal to set up 2 cancer hospitals

The state government will set up two cancer hospitals in the state, at SSKM Hospital and the North Bengal Medical College and Hospital, in association with the Tata Memorial Hospital in Mumbai, chief ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

India  /  Published 25.02.21

Breast exam cuts cancer toll

A clinical breast examination by trained health workers can detect breast cancer early and reduce mortality by 30 per cent, almost as much as possible through mammography screening, a 22-year-long stu...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.08.20

Treatment for breast cancer in half the time

Doctors at the Mumbai-based Tata Memorial Centre Hospital have shown that six-month therapy with the drug trastuzumab for early breast cancer is as good as the standard 12-month therapy in landmark fi...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 09.02.20

Tales of grit in fight against cancer

An eight-year-old found his love in sports after he got an opportunity from the hospital where he was treated for blood cancer. A 12-year-old girl who had her left leg amputated danced and enthralled ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.11.18

Rs 400cr cancer hospital to come up in Ranchi

Chief minister Raghubar Das and Tata Sons chairman emeritus Ratan Tata on Saturday laid the foundation stone of a 302-bed Ranchi Cancer Hospital & Research Centre at Sukurhutu in Kanke.The Rs 400-...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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