Eating hamburgers, pizza may increase cancer risk: Study

New York |Friday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST

Besides contributing to weight gain in adults, energy dense foods such as hamburgers and pizza may also increase risk of cancer, suggests new research.

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Night shifts linked with high breast cancer risk: Study

New York |Thursday, 2017 6:45:04 PM IST

Women who work in night shifts may be at an increased risk of developing breast cancer, as artificial light blocks a hormone that plays a key role in suppressing growth of its tumours, claims a study.

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Breast cancer may kill 76,000 Indian women a year by 2020

Dubai |Tuesday, 2017 3:45:04 PM IST

Lack of early diagnosis of breast cancer may kill 76,000 Indian women in a year by 2020, says a study, one of whose researchers is of Indian origin.

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New blood test may improve cancer treatment

New York |Monday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST

Stanford University scientists have developed a new type of low-cost blood test that has the potential for quickly tracking cancer growth and spread.

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