Cancers

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 Things You Should Know About HPV Related Throat Cancer HPV Or Human Papilloma!

By Dr. Monish De, Oncology, Virus is a kind of infectious disease that can be transmitted sexually. According to research studies, there are more than 40 subtypes of sexually transmitted HPV affecting the throat, mouth and genitals. HPV-16, one such subtype of oral HPV causes throat cancer. The usual symptoms of such…

Types Of Oesophageal Cancer You Need To Know Of!

By Dr. Sanjeev Kulkarni, Oncology, Esophageal cancer affects the oesophagus which is the long tube connecting the throat to the stomach. The main function of the oesophagus is to transport food from the throat and into the stomach sac. Esophageal cancer can affect any region within the oesophagus, but such a cancer…

5 Complications Of Lung Cancer You Need To Be Aware Of!

By Dr. Veda Padma Priya, Oncology, Lung cancer is a difficult disease to live with and its treatment can take a toll on a person’s emotional well-being and finances as well. Apart from these issues, there can be some major complications as the disease progresses. As a patient suffering from this condition,…

Cancer Psychology – How You Can Fight The Disease From Within?

By, Dr. Mukul Gharote, Oncology Being diagnosed with any type of Cancer can be dreadful. However, it is important to remember that with medical advancements, most types of cancer today can be cured. By stressing yourself out, you could actually worsen your prognosis. Hence, it is important to pay attention to…

Cancer – Ayurvedic Approach For It!

By Dr. Hiren Raval, Ayurveda Indian oncologist, Siddhartha Mukherjee, in his groundbreaking work ‘The Emperor of All Maladies: a Biography of Cancer ’, describes cancer as “… an expansionist disease. It invades through tissues, sets up colonies in hostile landscapes, seeking “sanctuary” in one organ and then immigrating to another. It…

Treating Cancer With Natural Remedies!

By Dr. Hiren Raval, Ayurveda Cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells in certain parts of the body divide uncontrollably and destroy tissues. Cancer is an umbrella term for a variety of diseases involving uncontrollable multiplication of cells. Some of the most common cancers are breast cancer, lung cancer, prostate…

Can Ayurvedic Treatment Cure Cancer?

By Dr. Mini Nair, Ayurveda Today, cancer has become one of the most deadly challenges that has been spreading drastically in the 21st century and has also become the disease that is known to be the most dangerous killer of the world according to the WHO. It can never be denied that…

Pancreatic Cancer and Diabetes – The Link!!

By Dr. Niti Agarwal , Endocrinology You pass by the cake shop and happen to glance at a sumptuous chocolate cake, and then realization dawns on you that you are not allowed to eat simple sugar. Why? The answer to it is diabetes, for which you only have your pancreas to blame.…

Can Cancer Be Inherited?

By Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit, Oncology While it is commonly known that Cancer is not a hereditary disease in the true sense, doctors often mention that having a parent with a history of cancer can put you at increased risks of developing the disease yourself. Defined as an abnormal and uncontrolled division of…