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Are you COVID positive ? Do you need a Chest CT?

Dr. Shelly Sharma   CT scan examination is not a routine test, it involves exposure to harmful ionizing radiation. It is not safe in certain subsets of patient for example in pregnant women and children and should be utilized with precaution and extra care. However, during the COVID pandemic there seems to be a lot […]

All you need to know about Mammography

Dr. Shelly Sharma Mammography is the procedure of obtaining X-ray picture of breasts. It is a reliable and universally accepted test for early detection of breast cancer (screening) as well as for diagnosis of breast complaints. It can help doctors find breast cancer early, sometimes up to three years before it can be felt. Mammography […]

How to cut down on sugar?

Dr. Shelly Sharma We are all aware of the  the negative effects excessive sugar consumption can have on our health. Excessive intake of sugars increases the production of fat in the body. Increased production of fat in the body specifically in the liver is a significant first step towards the development of such common diseases […]

How to make Home cancer proof

    Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit Principal Consultant- Medical Oncology & Centre Head Max Multi-speciality Center, Noida Max Super-Speciality Hospital, Vaishali         HOW TO MAKE HOME CANCER PROOF #Cancer can never have you because you are much more than that. Be aware and stand tall against this disease let us all pledge together […]

RADIATION-the ray of hope!

  Dr. Aditi Tanwar Radiation Oncologist Dharamshila Cancer Hospital, New Delhi     Radiation therapy is one of the modalities of cancer treatment apart from surgery and chemotherapy that uses beams of intense energy to kill cancer cells. Radiation therapy most often uses X-rays, but protons or other types of energy also can be used. […]

Biopsy in lung cancer: Myths and Facts

Dr. Ullas Batra Consultant Radiologist Rajeev Gandhi Cancer Hospital. New Delhi “…….Unaware of the truth, she lay burrowed from the exam, Beneath her skin, in her lung lives a large tumor, By the time the needle bubbled into her needle and vein… And she felt her beauty had departed….” Lung cancer incidence has been on […]

Cancer in Kids

    Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit Principal Consultant- Medical Oncology & Centre Head Max Multi-speciality Center, Noida Max Super-Speciality Hospital, Vaishali           WHY CANCER IS INCREASING IN KIDS TODAY AND WHAT CAN WE DO ABOUT IT…….. CHILDHOOD CANCER IS CURABLE IF DIAGNOSED EARLY AND TREATED PROPERLY Cancer does not spread from one […]

Molecular Dignostics in Oncology

Dr. Moushumi Suryavanshi  M.D (Pathology), Ph.D. (Cellular & Molecular Oncology) Senior Consultant Molecular Diagnostics  Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute & Research Center Delhi, India         The field of molecular has arisen from the convergence of work by geneticists, physicists, and structural chemists. Historically it began with the geneticist finding it difficult to analyze beyond Mendel’s […]

Lung Cancer in Non-Smokers

  Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit Principal Consultant- Medical Oncology & Centre Head Max Multi-speciality Center, Noida Max Super-Speciality Hospital, Vaishali     CHANCES OF LUNG CANCER IN NON SMOKERS Lung Cancer is becoming increasingly common worldwide. The increase in its incidence is no longer confined to smokers only. However, today we have made remarkable progress in […]

About Radiation Therapy

  Dr. Manoj Kumar Sharma HOD and Senior Consultant ( Radiation Oncology) Fortis Hospital, Noida     What is radiation therapy? Radiation therapy is basically treatment with x ray’s and gamma rays, mostly for cancerous conditions, although a few benign conditions are also treated with the help of this modality. How is it administered and […]