Yoga improves quality of life in breast cancer patients, proves study

Yoga improves quality of life in #breastcancer patients, proves study  

An Indian study by including doctors Nita Nair, Nishu Singh Goel and five others from Department of Surgical Oncology, Breast Disease Management Group and Tata Memorial Centre (TMC) in Mumbai have evaluated and proven that yoga helps improve the quality of life for women undergoing medical treatment for breast cancer. Interestingly, the study shows that […]

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Breast cancer: ‘Strengthening HR polices at employment places is the need of the hour’ 

Dr Shona Nag is one of Pune’s best breast cancer specialists and a leading medical oncologist. She is known for her work in women’s health especially that of breast cancer and cervical cancer. She studied medicine in Pune’s BJ Medical College. She followed that by an oncology fellowship at Tata Memorial Hospital in Mumbai. She […]

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#BreastCancer: Tumours larger in obese women, yet difficult to detect

Overweight women should be screened for breast cancer more frequently as they have a greater chance of rapidly developing hard-to-treat tumours, a new study shows. These women may need more frequent mammograms to help spot early tumours, say researchers, but experts say more evidence is needed. Some women who are at higher risk of breast […]

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4 never heard before signs of breast cancer women should know

Many women diagnosed with breast cancer share a common experience: They feel a lump that wasn’t there before, which ultimately turns out to be cancerous. It’s why women are told to be familiar enough with what their breasts feel like to notice any such changes. But a lump isn’t the only symptom of breast cancer. […]

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Alcohol boosts the risk of breast cancer – most women remain unaware

The study researchers analysed information from 205 women who were undergoing breast cancer screening or seeking treatment for breast cancer symptoms at a U.K. Hospital. The women were surveyed about their knowledge of risk factors for breast cancer. About half the women surveyed knew that smoking was a risk factor for breast cancer, and 30% […]

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Why do women face higher heart disease risk after breast cancer?

New research warns that, after completing breast cancer treatment, women aged 45 and over have a heightened risk of developing cardiovascular disease. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), breast cancer is the most common form of cancer that doctors diagnose among women across all the world’s populations. At the same time, however, it is […]

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The Bold Indian Bride: Cancer survivor shares empowering pictures of bridal photoshoot

The Bold Indian Bride: Cancer survivor shares empowering pictures of bridal photoshoot

Vashnavi Poovanedran is better known on Instagram as Navi Indran Pillai, and she took the photo-sharing platform by storm after her bridal photoshoot titled ‘The Bold Indian Bride’ went viral Breast cancer survivor Navi Indran Pillai, is encouraging women to embrace their beauty and shatter stereotypes with her heart-warming and stunning bridal photoshoot. View this […]

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Tahira Kashyap goes bald post cancer treatment, pens empowering post

Tahira Kashyap goes bald post cancer treatment, pens empowering message  

Ayushmann Khurrana’s wife Tahira Kashyap has taken to Instagram once again to update us with her fight against cancer. After finishing up the chemotherapy sessions, she has gone the Sonali Bendre way, chopping off her long hair. Tahira Kashyap has shared new pictures on social media that show her with her head shaved. She has […]

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Sheer resilience helps woman defeat breast cancer thrice

Meet 38-year-old Taslim Cyclewala, who is disease free since last three years now, after she was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer in 2013. She has seen its recurrence twice after she was first diagnosed with it in 2013. “I was determined to fight cancer. And i know that it is always an individual fight. Family […]

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Health alert: Cancer rate doubles in India, especially among women

Breast cancer: New imaging system helps predict chemotherapy responses

The new imaging system, which is a non-invasive method of measuring blood flow dynamics in response to a single breath hold, might enable doctors to predict responses to chemotherapy as early as two weeks post the initiation of the treatment, according to a new study recently published in the journal Radiology. “There is currently no […]

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