cancer

Mouth Cancer – Signs You Need To Watch Out For!

By Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit, Oncology Mouth or oral cancer is a type of cancer that may affect any part of mouth and occurs mostly in the tongue, the tissue lining the mouth and gums, inside the cheeks, area of the mouth underneath the tongue called the floor, roof of the mouth, lips,…

The Link Between Stress And Cancer!

By Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit, Oncology Stress is common these days due to fast-paced lifestyles and hectic work culture. However, it is essential to keep stress levels under check, as excessive stress can lead to a range of health problems. While hypertension and cardiovascular diseases are disorders that are more commonly linked with…

Warning Signs Of Liver Cancer You Should Not Ignore!

By Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit, Oncology Liver cancer occurs in the liver of an individual. The liver is located in the upper right part of the abdomen, above the stomach and beneath the diaphragm. The liver is a small-sized organ that is responsible for crucial functions such as eliminating toxins from the…

Ovarian Cancer – Signs & Symptoms You Should Not Ignore!

By Dr. Ajay Kumar Gupta, General Surgery, Ovarian cancer is characterized by malignant growths in the ovaries. Usually most of these growths occur in the epithelium (outer lining) lining of the ovary. The initial stages of this cancer do not exhibit any defined symptom: The symptoms of ovarian cancer are: You may…

Bone Cancer- Know Your Treatment Options!

By Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit, Oncology Cancer, in any form, is difficult to treat or handle. However, some cancers are easier to manage than the rest. Unfortunately, bone cancer is not easily curable. If you have been diagnosed with such a cancer, you have a few avenues open for the treatment, although the…

Are Women More Prone To Lung Cancer? Find Out Now!

By Dr. Rajshekhar C Jaka, Oncology, Recent research has brought to light evidence suggesting that women are more vulnerable to lung cancer. Between a man and a woman smoking the same number of cigarettes over the same period of time, the woman is more likely to be diagnosed with cancer. The study…

What Links Obesity To 13 Kinds Of Cancer? All You Need To Know

By Dr. Veda Padma Priya, Oncology, There is a co-relation between weight gain and different types of cancer. That is not to say that obesity is the root cause of these cancers, only that rapid weight gain can be a factor that increases the risk of cancer. Here are 13 different kinds of…

Cancer – Early Warning Signs That We Often Ignore!

By Dr. Rajshekhar C Jaka, Oncology, Cancer has been regarded as one of the most deadly diseases. It is a non-communicable chronic disorder, caused by uncontrolled growth of cells in the human body. Every year over 7 million people succumb to this disease globally and over 12 million people are diagnosed with…

4 Treatments For Esophageal Cancer!

By Dr. Prashant Mehta, Oncology, Esophageal cancer is a cancer of the tissue of the esophagus. Treatment options available for esophageal cancer will depend on the type and stage of the cancer, the patient’s overall health and the possible side-effects of treatment. For esophageal cancer that has not metastasised beyond the esophagus…

Early & Later Stage Lung Cancer – Know the Signs

By Dr. Sunil Maruti Waghmare, Pulmonology, Lungs are the most important organ of our body that has the responsibility of taking in the oxygen and releasing out carbon dioxide. When cancer develops in it, the entire body gets imbalanced. Lung cancer leads to more death than any other type of cancer, which…